Chinese Exclusion Act
Very short video that essentially just explains the act with little history or cause and effect detail.
Sesame Street - T words
This is a short animation with words beginning with T. The video is a little blurry, but watchable.
Me and My "M" - Sesame Street
This short cartoon from Sesame Street features the "Me and My M" song. The song includes many examples of words having the letter "m." (0:56)
How To Differentiate Yourself From the Competition
This short video provides tips for a successful interview by showing you how to distinguish yourself from others applying for the job. Grades 9-12. (1:03)
Non-Verbal Cues In Interview: Good Eye Contact
You send non-verbal cues during an interview, whether you intend to do so or not. This short video provides tips to help you maintain positive eye contact throughout the interview. Grades 9-12. (1:02)
Francis Fairy (The letter 'F')
This is a funny, short, animated Sesame Street video featuring the letter F. The letter F becomes many different things whose names start with F.
The Letter "Y" - The Yakety Yak
Words that begin with the letter "y" are called out in this short cartoon featuring a yak. (0:49)
Little Boy Blue - Worthington Libraries Programs to Go
This short video is produced by Worthington Libraries' Programs to Go. The speaker uses flannelboard pieces to tell the rhyme "Little Boy Blue". (1:11).
Short A Word Families - Hot Phonics
This video snippet focuses on the sound of short a and the words that can be formed with short a. It combines cartoon pictures with the words spelled out as well as the word's pronunciation. It primarily contains -an and -ap words.(1:13)
Words With Short "A" Song - Hooked on Phonics
A catchy call and echo song accompanies this animated cartoon video focusing on words that contain short "a." Words are mentioned in rhyming (word family) groups and include -at, -an, and -ack. (1:31)
Between the Lions: What's Cooking? - Slammed and Rammed Ham In this episode of "What's Cooking with Theo and Cleo," our lovable (and loving) lion hosts demonstrate how to make one of the world's great delicacies, "Slammed and Rammed Ham With No Yam or Clam." Author(s):
In this episode of "What's Cooking with Theo and Cleo," our lovable (and loving) lion hosts demonstrate how to make one of the world's great delicacies, "Slammed and Rammed Ham With No Yam or Clam." Author(s):
Hummingbirds of the Americas
A short documentary of the hummingbird which is suitable for older elementary, middle school, and high school students. Stunning photography. Run time 04:21.
Facts About Owls
This film was made by a fifth grade teacher for science class. It is a cute, short animated video that uses humor along with sketches of owls and owl facts for kids. This video could also be used with a lesson on owl pellet dissection, animal adaptations, or predators. Run time 03:24.
Baa Baa Black Sheep Song
Baa Baa Black Sheep nursery rhyme sung with words on screen. Animated cartoon. Colorful and short. (1:12)
This short video has children singing the classic nursery rhyme with simple animation.
Hot Cross Buns Song
The video shows a short animation of the popular nursery rhyme. The lyrics appear on the screen as the rhyme is sung. (:51)
Observe the International Space Station
If you know where and when to look, it is actually possible to see the International Space Station as it passes over your community.
This video is a short guide to finding and observing the ISS. Viewing times for your location can be found at http://www.heavens-above.com .
Similes in Poetry
The short video features several examples of similes and is for fourth-grade students and older.
Onomatopoeia are words that describe a sounds. This very short clip shows words that are onomatopoeia along with a song.