The True Story of D-Day - Parts 9 of 10
After the US army got control of the beach the groups that moved inland met German troops and more fighting took place. You can hear former soldiers retelling what they lived that day and there are reconstructed scenes. The Royal air force arrives to help. The German kill the prisoners they had. There are thousands of casualties. By 9 pm on the 6th of June the mission was already a success.
Fooled By Nature Videos - The Leopard
Some minor graphic images in this video about Leopards use their strength and cunning to survive against larger animals. A good video for science classes to help show how animals have evolved to survive. Run time 02:40.
Becoming the President
To be elected, candidates must meet age, residency, and citizenship
requirements. It helps, also, to belong to a political party. Political
parties select candidates at political conventions and help them
campaign. Presidential elections are held every four years, Citizens who meet the age requirement vote to select electors to the Electoral
College. The Electoral College votes and determins who will be
president. The president takes the oath of office in Janua
Spanish Vocabulary - Descriptive Adjectives
This video teaches a group of basic Spanish adjectives. It is presented in Spanish and English, but has great illustrations, and the words are written and pronounced in both English and Spanish. Very easy to follow.
Map Skills: Using Maps Together- Phoenix Learning Group
Professionally Made Video Clip- This program emphasizes the value of combining information from elevation, transportation, and physical feature maps and natural resource maps.
It's So Cold
This Electric Company animated cartoon teaches the phrase "It's so cold" and other phrases. (:51)
The Weather Song
Cartoon slide show names weather in all seasons. Song written and performed by Peter Weatherall. Some pop-up ads during the song. (1:17)
The Four Seasons
This brief video is for beginnng learners who are learning about the four weather seasons.
FDR and Packing the Supreme Court (1)
As New Deal programs are struck down by the Supreme Court, Roosevelt decides to take on the court. He finds that it isn't as easy to challenge the court as he might have thought.
Law of Cosines - Khan Academy
Introduction to the law of cosines to solve for a side of a triangle when 2 sides and an angle are known. In an easy conversational tone, the instructor uses the computer screen as his 'blackboard' and different colors to emphasis his points. For high school students. (09:26)
The Assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.
Martin Luther King Jr. Assassination - In this video, learn about the assassination of the American Civil Rights leader, Martin Luther King Jr, that took place at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis. Run time 02:27
Latin Lesson 12 - Hermogenes This is the 12th Episode in a series of Latin Tutorials based on the Cambridge Latin Course. Perfect for absolute beginners. salve! In this video series you can see the text from the Cambridge Latin Course on the screen, and it is being read and translated by a person seen in the bottom right of the screen.While the text is being translated, you also see pictures of what the words mean up above.
This is the 12th Episode in a series of Latin Tutorials based on the Cambridge Latin Course. Perfect for absolute beginners. salve! In this video series you can see the text from the Cambridge Latin Course on the screen, and it is being read and translated by a person seen in the bottom right of the screen.While the text is being translated, you also see pictures of what the words mean up above.
Biome in a Bag
The distribution of plants and animals around the world corresponds closely to global patterns of temperature and rainfall. This is why two forests half a world away from each other will often have very similar organisms living in them. In this ZOOMSci video segment, a cast member of ZOOM creates a self-contained biome and explores evaporation, condensation and precipitation. The video also addressed what a plant needs in order to grow. Closed captioning included. Run time 03:24.
French Phrases for Airport Travel
Learn common French phrases for airport travel. Stephanie Hourie Morrow is a native French speaker and has been giving language lessons for 10 years. Each sentence is pronounced in English and French while the French phrase appears on the screen. For beginning to intermediate learners. Good sound quality.
What is an adverb clause?
An English teacher explains how an adverb clause is used in a sentence. He writes examples on a white board and explains them. The adverb clause tells us how, why, and when somethings happens in a sentence.
Subordinate Conjunctions Rap Song
A subordinate conjunction rap. The lyrics start with dependents won't last unless they are attached and then rap music is added to the lyrics. This non professional production rap lesson takes place in a bedroom.
Students demonstrate an example of alliteration in every sentence during this short video. For fourth-grade students and older.
Wildlife Art - Watercolor Owl Painting
This video of 'Ural Owl' by Tracy hall shows a finely detailed watercolor painting showing the stages from the initial sketch to the completed piece. However, the video would be better served, it the instructor told the viewer the color of paints, how to start the sketch, what type of brushes, etc. In this case, the viewer must learn by watching. This 'fast-action' video is suitable for middle school and older students and is accompanied by classical music. (8:55)
How Adverbs Are Used
In the video Yossarian the Grammarian demonstrates (using a whiteboard) how adverbs modify verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs. Suitable for elementary and older learners.
Conjunctive Adverbs is used to indicate the relationship between independent clauses. They include words such as accordingly, also, however, therefore, moreover. The narrator gives several example sentences using conjunctive adverbs on a white board. The narrator shows how to punctuate the sentence.