James and the Giant Peach
Scenes at the zoo from James The Giant Peach is read.  This is a slide show with illustrations and photos to go with what is being read.
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Review of Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing
The actors from Children Theatre presentation of The Judy Blume's classic ,Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing talk about the book and scenes in the show.

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Author Kinney Talks About Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Jeff Kinney, author of Diary of a Wimpy Kid is interviewed at Borders.  He talks about his his fans and writing his book.

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ABC Cafe from Les Miserables
This is a live performance of the 10th Anniversary Concert of Les Miserables. While the singers are in costume, this is not a stage production of the musical. The orchestra and singers are both on stage together with the orchestra behind the singers. This is a very interesting live concert production with occasional excerpts of footage from the stage production. English caption-sung in English. (6:03)
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Amiri Baraka at the Dodge Poetry Festival | 10/28/10
Christopher Benincasa speaks with poet Amiri Baraka on his birthday. Which also happened to be the kick-off date of this year's Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival. Which just happened to be taking place in his hometown - Newark. At the age of 76, Baraka has a long history of activism and controversy coupled with a vast catalogue of artistic output, and many awards to show for it. Being the first poet to hit the stage at the biggest poetry event in the country, just several blocks from his home,
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Theatre-3-From Satyr Play to Comedy
From Satyr Play to Comedy History & Basic's of the Theatre Stage. (9:46)
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"The Sneetches" Part 1 of 2: animated TV film of Dr. Seuss' picture book by that title
The first of a 2-part reproduction of Dr. Seuss' book, The Sneetches, produced as part of a 1973 animated television special and movie, Dr. Seuss on the Loose directed by Hawley Pratt for DePatie-Freleng Enterprises and CBS; this special included the stories The Sneetches, The Zax, and Green Eggs and Ham. (6:33)
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JS Bach pt.2
 J.S.Bach occupies a pivotal place in the history of music.His compositions reprensents both the height of the Baropue and the beginning of the Modern Age of music .Filmed in Leipzig,London and America,this documentary both fascinating anf authoritative features specialy-filmed extracts with Jonh Eliot Grandiner conducting the Monteverdi Choir and English Baropue Soloists, performing the Mass in B minor,Andras Schiff playing the GoldBERG variations,Jacques Loussier improvising on the Toccata an
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JS Bach pt 3
 J.S.Bach occupies a pivotal place in the history of music.His compositions reprensents both the height of the Baropue and the beginning of the Modern Age of music .Filmed in Leipzig,London and America,this documentary both fascinating anf authoritative features specialy-filmed extracts with Jonh Eliot Grandiner conducting the Monteverdi Choir and English Baropue Soloists, performing the Mass in B minor,Andras Schiff playing the GoldBERG variations,Jacques Loussier improvising on the Toccata an
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Helping Verb Song
Mrs. Jefferies class was divided into small groups and were given the task of memorizing a list of helping/being/linking verbs.  They did this by putting the words into various songs and performing.  This group is performing a country song.

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Nesting Puffin
A great informational movie on the puffin bird. This short video clip also follows a baby puffin as it is born and then moves towards the ocean for its first solo swim. RUn time 02:15.
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Pileated Woodpeckers
This movie shows pileated woodpeckers well.... peck! This short movie shows this unique bird in action. Professional video footage set to music, no narration. Run time 01:00.
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Power Strugles of Acorn Woodpeckers
This movie shows how the communal group of woodpeckers live. Each woodpecker in the group has a job. You see first hand how two birds compete to become lead breeders. Run time 02:14.
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How To Take Good Notes in Class
Practical information and step-by-step instructions about how to take effective notes. Write what teacher writes on the board and listen for 'signpost words' such as 'remember' and 'listen.'  The most important rule is to rewrite notes after class. Live action movie. (1:25)
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Learn Spanish Online - Cartoon 2
This video has substitles in English and Spanish (and the narration is only in Spanish) and is suitable for intermediate learners. This features a cartoon about Gulliver's Travels.
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The Iliad, Illustrated (part two)
Part two of a twenty-minute summary of Homer's Iliad, told and
illustrated by Carey Harrison, Professor of English at The City
University, New York. Prof. Harrison gives an entertaining summary of
the story, which serves as a brief study guide for newcomers to this
epic.

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From Embryo to Duckling
This video segment from NOVA: "The Shape of Things" charts the development of a duck embryo, from its earliest stages just after fertilization, through cell replication and differentiation, to the final stage, emergence from the protection of the eggshell.  Closed captioning included.  Run time 01:19.
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FILL THE FORD, OCTOBER 9, 7.PM.
With the Mustangs in the thick of the race for a Conference USA championship, SMU will offer Family Packs to the Tulsa game on Oct. 9. For as little as $56, fans can get four tickets, four hot dogs and four drinks to the 7 p.m. game at Gerald J. Ford Stadium. Larger families can add additional family members for $14 each. The game is a big one, as both SMU and Tulsa are fighting for the Western Division lead in C-USA. The Tulsa World writes, "The survivor of Saturday's game will have a good sho
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Podcast Recording Tips
When recording in Audacity wait at least 2-3 seconds before you start speaking.  A second tip is to keep the microphone away from your lips so that it doesn't sound like you are spitting.
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John Steinbeck, Of Mice and Men: Quotations and Analysis
This title will closely examine Of Mice and Men by John
Steinbeck, analysing the text chapter by chapter. As well as briefly
recapping the story, it will analyse the deeper meaning in the text and
examine the way that Steinbeck structures his plot and achieves certain effects. The novel is made up of six chapters, in which the time of events and the sense of place are very clear. All of the action takes place over one weekend. Each chapter deals with a clear segment of action,

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