World War I Summary
An overview of the causes and effects of World War II is the purpose of this 6:43 long video. Well done with good graphics.
On the Trail of African Elephants
Elephants are among the most visible of endangered species, and are one of the key ‘flagship’ species for conservation. The African elephant has attracted renewed interest recently because of the suggestion that there are actually two distinct species: the better-known savannah elephant of East and Southern Africa, and the less-studied, smaller, forest elephant of the Central and West African rainforests. This lecture will describe an expedition I led to Ghana, an area where the two forms m
Simplifying Square Roots Quickly
Video of a whiteboard demonstration on calculating square roots by hand, breaking down "72" (not a simple square) into a factor tree, then the prime numbers and simplifying. (1:22)
IPL: The Global Credit Crisis: "It's deja vu all over again"
Professor Robin Grieves, Department of Finance and Quantitative Analysis. Inaugural Professorial Lecture, given on September 3 2008.
Nuclear Power Explained : Climate of Hope : Part 1
This partly-animated documentary takes viewers on a tour through the science of climate change, the nuclear fuel chain, and the remarkable energy revolution that is under way. Some of the images may be disturbing to younger viewers. (09:16)
Veggie Tales Part 2/5
In this show, Bob the Tomato interviews Abraham and Sarah about how they waited years and years (you know they loved that) for the child promised to them by God. Junior Asparagus joins in as the film crew records the int
Woordpakketten : Spelling zesde leerjaar Alle woordpakketten spelling bij de methode Tijd voor Taal 6de leerjaar.
Alle woordpakketten spelling bij de methode Tijd voor Taal 6de leerjaar.
How to Use Commas
Perhaps the most common aspect of punctuation within English, VideoJug
shows you how to use commas correctly. Follow our simple guide and
learn all you need to know about commas.
Abraham Lincoln, Part VI
Sixth installment of the animated biography of the life of President Abraham Lincoln. This Discovery Education video is aimed at elementary school children.
The Animal Sounds!
Discover the magic of the animal kingdom with this video designed for toddlers and children to learn about animals and the sounds they make. Learn phonic patterns in English in the process. (3:55)
Animals and Insects Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Ij5OBzghAY&list=SP3C411544F754C700&index=1
Interview with the Vice Chancellor, Dr John Hood
Dr John Hood talks about the impact of the global recession on universities and how they themselves will contribute to the solution. He also presents his vision for the future of higher education.
A Daughter for the Dainty Duchess (1930)
This edition of the Topical Budget newsreel celebrated the birth of Princess Margaret to the Duke and Duchess of York - the future King George VI and Queen Elizabeth. Margaret was born at Glamis Castle in Scotland on 21 August 1930. All titles on the BFI Films channel are preserved in the vast collections of the BFI National Archive. To find out more about the Archive visit http://www.bfi.org.uk/archive-collections
How to Use Adjective Phrases
This is an interesting video that describes what an adjective phrase is and how to use it. The teacher demonstrates with sentences on her computer screen. It can help students understand the usage and importance of these phrases. (1:21)
What Is an Adjective Phrase?
An adjective phrase differentiates from a single adjective because the phrase is full of adjectives. Examples are read from computer screen with help from a certified tutor (Running Time 1:21).
Adjectives for Armando - What are Adjectives? Part 1 of
Segment 1 of Adjectives for Armando. In this cartoon, Marcela the writer helps Armando the artist. Marcela shows Armando how to put more detail in his art by using adjectives to describe the object he is painting. (3:40)
Robert Louis Stevenson - "Whole Duty of Children"
Presents a still photo of a young boy from the era, accompanied by the reading of this short 4-line poem for which Stevenson is famous.
Washington as a Symbol
Washington's leadership was an appealing surrogate for the king's paternal presence. Historian Kevin Kelly discusses the first president's legacy.
SAT Prep: Test 1, Section 3, Part 5
This video starts off with a black screen because the narrator uses it as a chalkboard. This is video is appropriate high school students. Uses a textbook commonly found in bookstores, but it is not absolutely necessary as the narrator does all work on the screen.
2008 K R Narayanan Oration Why Environmentalism Needs Equity
"Why Environmentalism Needs Equity: Learning from the environmentalism of the poor to build our common future". Ms Sunita Narain, Director of the Centre for Science & Environment; Director of the Society for Environmental Communications; and publisher of the fortnightly magazine 'Down to Earth', has been with the Centre from 1982 and has worked hard at analysing and studying the relationship between environment and development, and at creating public consciousness about the need for sus