Abraham Lincoln's Birthplace
Follow Donna and her grandson, Landen, as they take a tour of Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Park in Hodgenville, Kentucky. Then read on to learn more about Abraham Lincoln’s humble beginnings as a young boy in Kentucky. Have you ever wondered…
Where was Abraham Lincoln born?
Where did Abraham Lincoln go to school when he was young?
What did Abraham Lincoln do when he was a boy? (1:52)
Counting By Twos Song
This animated video will help children learn to count by twos. The lyrics repeat themselves several times. The monkey characters count to 100 while the numbers are displayed on the screen. Some of the lyrics include "We're gonna count by two's. Me and you. All numbers will be even. That's just what we do". (2:53)
How to Build a USB Rescue Drive with Free Portable Utilities
How to Build a USB Rescue Drive - This video tutorial shows how to set up a collection of portable apps on a USB drive that can be used to diagnose and repair a broken windows computer.
Creating CD/DVD Master Disk
Watch this video about creating a CD/DVD Master Disc on HowStuffWorks. Check if for errors and compatability on other machines. Test it on multiple machines. Burn the master in one setting. Do not use re-writable media and choose a slower burn speed.(2:12)
WARNING VIDEO BEGINS WITH A COMMERCIAL
Blue Screen Repair with Recovery Console
Do Not run this scan on a hard drive that is working.
This will show you how to run a chkdsk scan on your drive to help with blue screen repair.
Recovery Console Download ISO file. (4:43)
Discovering the Internet: Better Searches
Refine your search terms to get the results that you need. The more specific you are the better the results will be. Putting terms in quotes, using logical operators in capital letters, using help, advanced search will get the results you need.
How to Write College Admissions Essay
This video is about things to use and avoid when writing the essay for your college admissions committee. Lots of good points are mentioned. A must read for all high school and junior college students to watch.
Apple through Time
A quick history of the Apple Macintosh adventure starting from 2007 and going back in time to 1976. It begins showing the iMac, the 2006 iPod nano, 2006 Macbook, 2001 iPod, back to 1976. The video shows some commercial footage. (5:14)
Planet Earth - Caves 2/5
(Part 2) Planet Earth is a multi award-winning 2006 television series produced by the BBC Natural History Unit. Four years in the making, it was the most expensive nature documentary series ever commissioned by the BBC. This episode explores "Planet Earth's final frontier": the world of caves. Run time 9:51
Building Vocabulary Lesson 10
Increase and improve vocabulary with this clip. Vocabulary words are defined. Each slide shows the word, definition and and an example of the word used in a sentence. A narrator reads the word, definition, and sentence.
World War II: Occupation Of Germany - part 5/5
April 1945 The situation in post-war Europe including the allied occupation of Germany, demobilization, the Nuremburg trials and the genesis of the Cold War. The episode concludes with summations about the ultimate costs and consequences of the war. Interviewees include Charles Bohlen, Stephen Ambrose, Lord Avon, Lord Mountbatten and Noble Frankland.
Pearl Harbor Remembered Pearl Harbor Remembered - On December 7th in 1941 the Japanese raided Pearl Harbor. This was one of the great defining moments in history. Video starts with the Pearl Harbor Memorial in Hawaii. Video is a series of pictures showing Pearl Harbor, before the attack, during the attack, and after the attack. In the background is the speech President Franklin Roosevelt gave to Congress to declare wa
Pearl Harbor Remembered - On December 7th in 1941 the Japanese raided Pearl Harbor. This was one of the great defining moments in history. Video starts with the Pearl Harbor Memorial in Hawaii. Video is a series of pictures showing Pearl Harbor, before the attack, during the attack, and after the attack. In the background is the speech President Franklin Roosevelt gave to Congress to declare wa
National Geographic presents the story of how one man In Ethiopia has spent a lifetime carving churches out of rock.
This video takes a look at the history of the samurai and a warrior tradition that dates back over 1,300 years called Yabusame, a ceremonial and sacred form of mounted archery. (9:52)
Japan has one of the most successful school systems in the world. It is also one of the most demanding school systems. In this video from Wide Angle, Ken Higashiguchi, a first-grader in a Japanese school, started preschool when he was only one year old. In the video, Ken is experiencing his second day of first grade. He has no problem reading the words of the school song with all of the other children. Ken’s teachers and parents have high expectations for him to be independent and to work
Geography of East Asia
Learn the geography of East Asia in a fun and memorable way! A song that teaches about the geography of Asia .
Computer Games: A History and Insights
This Modern Marvel video explains the early history of games as well as some of the mistakes and the evolution of the art of computer games. This 57 minute long video has interviews with experts. Advertisement in the middle of the video.
Review of Slope-Intercept Form
Instructor uses a white board to review the concept of Slope-Intercept Form. Examples include creating an equation given a slope and a point.
Using Point-Slope Form of the Equation of a Line
Instructor uses a white board to explain how to use point-slope form of a linear equation to write the equation of a line in slope-intercept form and then graph the given line. Examples include being given a point and slope and also being given two points.
Determine the Y-Intercept Given an Equation in Point-Slope Form
The instructor demonstrates how to find the y-intercept of an equation of a line that is given in point slope form. One example is modeled using a step by step approach.