Organic Chemistry 6
In this video, the instructor, 'Chemguy', teaches alkynes and discusses shapes of molecules. This video is suitable for high school chemistry students shapes of molecules. (05:34)
Rumpelstiltskin, Part 1 of 3
This is an older animated cartoon movie made from story of Grimm's fairy tale classic Rumpelstiltskin. This is part 1 of 3. The picture is somewhat blurry and this clip ends in mid-sentence. (8:48)
Wolf and the Seven Little Kids, Part 1 of 2
In this animated cartoon film the mother goat leaves the house while her children remains inside the house. A wolf is hungry and spies on the house and its plump occupants. After the mother has disappeared, the wolf tries to enter frequent times. He tries once by swallowing chalk. He covers his paws with white paint so his feet look like those of goats. He then tricks the kids that he is their mother. When the door opens, he eats all but one last kid. The mother comes home and discovers her
ACT Math Video Solution #5
The best way to prepare for the ACT is to practice problems and view professional explanations on the best way to solve them. Take advantage of these video solutions and do the best you can on the math ACT.
Tools of the Trade (Studying Math)
Tools to help you with your math studies. Mr. Ast leads this discussion.
Speed Math and Memory, Alternative Fast Math Tricks and Vedic Math Shortcuts...
This nine minute video is an introduction to the Total Breeze Math and Memory Program. It starts slowly, but moves rapidly. It is part of a series. You need to review this video carefully before using it because some of the methods may need to be reviewed. There isn't any evidence that this methods works better or worse than other methods. As usually, it requires daily practice.
How to Improve Your Math Skills
Excellent video from Jimmy Chang, who has a master's degree in math and has been a math teacher at St. Pete College for nine years. Mr. Chang discusses how a learner can improve their math skills.
The Key to Success (In Your Math Class)
Mr. Ast leads this discussion on learning the key to be successful in your math class. He suggests getting organized. (:52)
Tips on how to better use your math textbook. Instructor uses props with white board behind him. Older elementary, middle school, and high school students.
Additional Tips to Getting Better Grades in Math
Additional tips to help you earn better grades in your math class.
High Tech Suggestions
High tech study tips for math students. Mr. Ast leads this discussion.
Cold War: After Stalin (1953-1956) Part 5 of 5
Cold War is a twenty-four episode television documentary series about the Cold War (1945--1989). Jeremy Isaacs produced the 1998 program in a style similar to his previous series, The World at War (1973). Businessman Ted Turner created the series as a joint production between the Turner Broadcasting System and the BBC, originally broadcast on CNN in the U.S. and the BBC Two in the U.K. Kenneth Branagh. It featured interviews with leading political figures and people who witnessed and lived throu
Uncle Tom's Cabin and its Effects
This video is accompanied by text. "The most significant response to the Fugitive Slave Act came from the pen of novelist Harriet Beecher Stowe. Uncle Tom’s Cabin ran serially for nearly a year in an abolitionist newspaper, before it was published as a book in early 1852. It was an immediate and phenomenal success—selling 10,000 copies its first week in print, and 300,000 within a year. By the time of the Civil War, several million copies were in circulation, and many Union soldiers received
From Sea to Shining Sea: Indian Removal
A short video on the buffalo or bison and their impact on America and the Native Americans. Only 600 or so we left in the early 1900s. Too short to be of real value, but a story about what happens when there are no protection or rules for killing animals. This would be a good compare and contrast video to show with the killing of wolves, or as part of a lesson about why buffalo were important to the Native Americans, but not essential to the settlers. Part of a series on Indians.
The Battle of Gettysburg - Part 15
This Battle of Gettysburg had more casualties than any other Civil War battle. This video is suitable for older middle school and high school students. Scenes of re-enactment with commentary and music.
We didn't Start the Fire
Video slideshow of a brief history of America with musical accompaniment by Billy Joel's "We Didn't Start the Fire." At best a little entertainment. Goes too fast to be of value as a learning tool. Students will not know most images.
Learn About Flag Day
Flag day is celebrated in the United States on June 14. It was on this day that the Continental Congress passed an act establishing a flag for the new nation. This video explains how the flag came to be and what the flag symbolizes. This is a great reminder for how special our country is and our flag. (1:46)
Overview of the Civil War
This three minute video gives a very general overview of the war, not the causes. It stresses that this was the first industrial era war. Vague in content. Emancipation Proclamation mentioned and its impact is explained.
Learn about The U.S. Civil War 1861-1865 part 2
A very brief overview of the war without much content. Best for remediation and as an introduction.
Causes Of The American Civil War
This video is accompanied by rap music that explains the causes.