Electric Company: What is a Green Screen?
This video explains how a green screen is used to make actors appear to be in different places. (1:13)
Video Production: iMOVIE: Basic Editing
Once you have your video in clips on the computer, you need to start putting it together. Learn the basics of video editing with iMovie. The principals are the same for most video editing software.
Learn German Vegetables
Learn the German words for vegetables. You will hear the words in German and see the German word on the screen and then the word in English will appear on the screen. This is great for beginning language learners.
Learn Latin - Colors
In this video, you will learn the latin words for different colors. While the words are being pronounced clearly in latin, you see the words in english and latin on the screen along with a color square to represent the word.
Alphabet Of Nations and High Five - They Might Be Giants
Watch and listen as They Might Be Giants performs the songs "Alphabet of Nations" and "High Five". These songs work on letters, numbers, and geography.
Names Continents and Oceans
This is a simple song to teach the continents and oceans to young students. It features a simple piano accompaniment with adult singer. The words scroll through as the song plays. (00:35)
Animaniacs - Countries of the World
Cartoon naming the countries of the world. It is a little outdated because it was made in the 90s before the fall of the Soviet Union
How to Get a Job
A 1:50 minute video with tips on how to get a job by using your resources. Examples include networking and using the computer. A basic guide.
How to Write a Job Description
This 1:48 video explains how to write a job description to draw in potential applicants by making the job seem interesting,
making the job seem challenging and listing all the prerequisites and writing a job description with tips from a produced playwright. A good exercise for older students as they can apply their skills to writing a job description that they would fit.
Ruins of Timgad 1920s
This film is a silent film from the 20th century which shows ruins of the Roman ruins at Timgad in Algeria in the 1920s. This film is suitable for middle school and high school students. (Text is in French)
SID THE SCIENCE KID-"The Journey of a Germ"
"The Journey of a Germ" comes from the SID THE SCIENCE KID episode "The Big Sneeze." This song shows the journey of just one cold germ from one person to another and another and so on.... it shows the importance of protecting yourself from germs! (2:18)
Quarantine: An Effective Public Health Tool
This video discusses quarantine as an effective public health tool. Video explains what would happen to you in various quarantine situations and why it is important for the health of the community. 2:43 min.
The Common Cold and Flu Discovery Health Videos(2)
This is how the cold and flu spread and live. Let the video run and the second video offers more depth and information including medicine and prevention. 01:53 run time.
Documentary- When dozens of people in America's heartland come down with the African monkeypox virus, medical researchers are stumped. Join them on a hunt of the exotic virus. (2:40)
What Causes Epilepsy
Sixty million Americans will develop epilepsy during their lifetimes. This video examines examines the ages of onset, famous sufferers, possible causes, and diagnosis. . 4:09 min.
Kenya's AIDS Crisis
Documentary- In Kenya, a Masaai elder is changing cultural practices that could help HIV infections spread. Learn how education and traditional customs affect the spread of the disease in Africa. Run time 3:24
AIDS Update - Vaccines and Treatments
Video of a doctor explaining new vaccines and treatments. The doctor explains why it has been so difficult to fight the disease. Headshot of physician sharing information. 3:30 min.
Living with HIV
Danny West has been living with HIV for the past 24 years, and remains healthy today. When he was diagnosed with HIV, he was given 18 months to live. Danny tells his story of living with the disease and how it has changed his life, mostly for the better. Live action movie of the speaker as he sits in a task chair. (7:09)
When HIV Becomes AIDS
HIV and AIDS are not the same thing, but the virus can lead to the disease. In this video, a doctor explains when a person who is positive for the virus becomes diagnosed with the disease. Various signs and symptoms are examined. 3:51 min.
HIV in India
HIV is a growing problem in India. The disease has spread from affecting particular groups - sex workers and truck drivers, for instance - to all sectors of Indian society. But in a country where poverty, illiteracy, and poor health are rife, doctors are faced with the daunting challenge of raising awareness and getting those that are already infected to seek medical assistance. Run time 0:59.