The True Meaning of Thanksgiving
This is a documentary short film about the Thanksgiving holiday and the word "THANKSGIVING" and how it came into being. This documentary contains viewpoints of Thanksgiving, mostly Native American.
U.S. New England Geography: The Pilgrims
The New England colonies shared a Puritan foundation and were all influenced by the Plymouth Colony and this short video reviews that aspect. Good for the students to watch when trying to figure out the roll of the Pilgrims and Puritans. Run time 02:00
Student Council in Elementary School
This is a short video explaining why student council should be part of your child's education. There are several examples.
Releasing Water's Surface Tension
Starting with paper clips floating on a layer of water (demonstrating surface tension), this video shows how to break the surface tension with a very small amount of dish soap causing a paper clip to sink. Run time 0112
1.77 Water Quality Control (MIT)
The course material emphasizes mathematical models for predicting distribution and fate of effluents discharged into lakes, reservoirs, rivers, estuaries, and oceans. It also focuses on formulation and structure of models as well as analytical and simple numerical solution techniques. Also discussed are the role of element cycles, such as oxygen, nitrogen, and phosphorus, as water quality indicators; offshore outfalls and diffusion; salinity intrusion in estuaries; and thermal stratification, eu
Merry Christmas in Several Languages
This short video shows slides that show the words to say "Merry Christmas" in several different languages. The written words are provided, but not the pronunciation of the words.
2008 Christmas Around The World
This short video from 2008 is about how Christmas was celebrated in various places and by notable people. Included are British royals, President-Elect (at the time) Barack Obama, miliary personnel, and the Pope. Bethlehem is included as well.
Learn French - Etre Imparfait
Learn French - Etre Imparfait. This short video has the imperfect forms of the etre (the verb 'to be'). The instructor shows how to use the the imperfect etre with I, you, he, she, they, etc. The words appear on the screen as the instructor speaks.
Learn French Verbs - Aimer - Imparfait
Learn French verbs - Aimer - Imparfait. This short video has the imperfect forms of the aimer (the verb 'to like' or 'to love'). The instructor shows how to use the the imperfect aimer with I, you, he, she, they, etc. The words appear on the screen as the instructor speaks.
Math Strategies: Percents and Fractions
A short student produced video tutorial on Finding Percents for Decimals and Fractions.
En la casa de Pinocho - Chant
A short and catchy Spanish rhyme to teach a few numbers to beginners. It shows the numbers from 1 to 8 and you can see the word too.
¿Qué Pasa? (What's happening?) - Song
This is a short song video for children that repeats the phrase ¡Qué pasa? You can see children singing, dancing and playing as they learn Spanish phrases. The questions and the answers in the song are in both English and Spanish
Learn The Spanish ABC
This is a short video that simply lists the alphabet in Spanish. It is a slide show with the letters said in Spanish from A to Z
How to Organize An Essay
This is a short power point presnetation about how to organize a short 3 page essay of the traditional variety. The narrator explains how to organize the essay with examples shown.
How to Find Support Groups When You Are Homeschooling
How to Find Support Groups When You Are Homeschooling. Part of the series: Homeschooling Tips. Find homeschool support groups by researching organizations online and by passing out contact information to other homeschoolers. Create or join an existing homeschool support group with tips from...
Roald Dahl Books
This is a short video clip showing all the books written by Roald Dahl. The covers for each book is shown.
Researching Your Speech Topic
Researching Your Speech Topic. Part of the series: How to Pick a Public Speech Topic. Evidence is important to any speech. Get tips for finding evidence for your public speaking occasion in this free video clip from a professional public speaker.
Writing an APA-Style Annotated Bibliography
Writing an APA-Style Annotated Bibliography. Part of the series: Teaching & Writing. An annotated bibliography in APA style is a complete list of all references used, the publication information for each source and a short description or summary of each source. Write an annotated...
Very short time song
A very short (41 second) song with simple animation, illustrating 8:00 and 12:00 using an analog clock.
Nelson Mandela - Documentary
This is a short documentary video about Nelson Mandela. It shows how he worked against Apartheid in South Africa, suffered the consequences and in 1994 he was elected president of South Africa. You can also learn more about Nelson Mandela as there is an interview with him.