Meet the Artist: Terry Gilliam-Introduction to "Tideland"
Filmmaker Terry Gilliam introduces his latest film "Tideland", 2006. Described by Gilliam as 'Alice in Wonderland meets Psycho' and based on the critically acclaimed novel of the same name, "Tideland" depicts the world of Jeliza-Rose, a place where fireflies have names, squirrels talk, and the heads of four dolls, long since separated from their bodies, keep her company. "Tideland" opens nationwide on November 8.
Lesson 1 - Introduction to the Chinese Language
Mandarin is the official language of the People's Republic of China.
Ramlila – Introduction
At this time of year Indians all over the world celebrate Ramlila by re-enacting the story in the Ramayana. This tells the story of Lord Ram and his battle with [...]
Lesson 1 Brief Introduction to the Russian Language
Pick up the basic history of Russian in Kazakhstan and its linguistic structure.
Introduction - Please Listen to First
Introductory audio podcast that describes the course and other important information
Class 1 - Intro to Entrepreneurship
First lecture. Discusses what makes a good entrepreneur, and why become one.
Class 11a - Sales Introduction
Sales basics, distribution channels, direct selling, etc.
Introduction to Japanese Religion (sv)
This short video attempts to introduce both Buddhism and Shinto to those interested in Japanese culture Run time 02:45
Introduction To Near East Religions
This video is an introduction to the three main religions in the Near East: Judaism, Christianity and Islam. There is a comparison between their origin and a brief historical background.
Introduction To Algebra
This 11:25 video uses many "notes" to help students. This video should be stopped several times so students can discuss the contents. A good video for an introduction to Algebra, but it does cover too much for one session.
Trigonometry Introduction - Yay Math
Definition of trigonometric ratios, degrees, radians, sin, cos, tan. Finding sign of ratios. White board in a class setting, some interaction, engaging, several examples of increasing complexity. The discussion is clear and understandable. Preview - full version at http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-4076068039086002035&q=source:012956945238798337823&hl=en Produced by Robert Ahdoot, yaymath.org
An Anthropological introduction to YouTube
This video is a presentation by Dr. Michael Wesch at the Library of Congress, June 23rd 2008. It discusses YouTube and most of the Web 2.0 tools. This video is a lecture with english captions.(55:33)
Introduction to Rocks and Minerals
Examine the characteristics of common rocks and minerals and learn identification procedures. Find out all about the physical properties of minerals including hardness, luster and color as well as the chemical compositions of important rock-forming minerals. Information in the video is accurate, but narration is somewhat monotone. Run time 03:34.
Introduction to Multiplication Part 1
This video indicates it is for pre-algebra, however this video would be good for anyone who is reviewing or learning multiplication. This video starts with the different ways people write multiplication equations, using a dot, the times symbol, or parenthesis. They talk about what mulitiplication means, it is repeated addtion. Then they discuss the commutative property for multiplication. They show this using the number line. They show this using many different problems. The video concludes with
Introduction to Multiplication Part 2
This video starts where part 1 left off. They start with using subtraction to find the product of two numbers. For example, 7 x 8 = ?, I know 7 x 10 = 70, then I subtract 14 to get 56, need to look at the pattern that is occuring. Review what multiplication means, repeated addition. Then they move on to two digit numbers mulitplied by a two digit number, using a number line. They do this with a number of different problems. Video is good quality and good for all students as review or initial lea
Helping Homeschool: Introduction To Multiplication
In this excellent video, Mrs. Erika introduces the viewer to multiplication. This is suitable for third and fourth grades.
Introduction to Division
Learn the basics of division, including vocabulary and how to solve simple division problems. A teacher is using a whiteboard to explain the process as well as the vocabulary. He demonstrates two ways to write these division problems. Sound quality is poor. (7:23)
Introduction to Division Part 1 Introduction to Division Part 2 Introduction to Decimals, Part I
Part 1 of a series by Professor Lawrence Perez at Saddleback College. Live action movie has an interesting perspective. The people are very small and the interactive white board is very large.
This is part one of a two-part video. This video starts with a review of place value, then proceeds to a decimal into a word statement, then writes the decimal as a fraction. Many examples are done. Then it moves on to whole numbers and decimals, writing them out, and showing the fraction equivalent. A few more examples are done. Video is good quality and good for all students as a review or initial learning of the topic.
Introduction to Division Part 2 Introduction to Decimals, Part I
Introduction to Decimals, Part I