What Was the First Pokemon Card?
This clip gives information about the first Pokemon cards. he shows an example of a basic set with the most popular card called Charizard.
Future of Chemical Research
Interviews with leaders from academia and industry explore the frontiers of chemical research. Chemistry is changing our lives through medical advances, new resources, and new molecules. Chemists come from a variety of backgrounds and share a curiosity about the world. Chemistry will be essential to the solution to the problems that face our world today, and new technolo
Workshop 7: Sun and Seasons
The tilt of the Earth's axis causes the cycle of the seasons. In this workshop, we'll discuss how different parts of the Earth receive different amounts of light energy that result in the Earth's seasons. In particular, we will look at the tilt of the Earth's axis and how the hours of daylight change throughout the year.
Writing Techniques for Novels
Discover your own personal writing process that gets the job done with tips from a published author and English professor in this video on writing. The professor gives you ideas that help you find what works best for you.
The Harvest Moon
Although most think of the "harvest moon" as a bright full moon any time in the late summer or early fall, defined properly it is the full moon closest to the fall equinox in September in the Northern Hemisphere. THe slide show explains the history behind the "harvest" name for the moon, as well as why it appears larger in the horizon with its pale yellow, orange or red tinge. This slide show does not include audio.
Open-Ended Research Questions: Success Secret for Research Projects
How to frame an open-ended research question for your research project: who, what, when, where, why, how--and all the variations of them.
English Grammar - Noun
A noun is the name of a person, place, thing, or idea. Whatever exists, we assume, can be named, and that name is a noun. In this English grammar lesson, Mrs. Santha A.Kumar explains about the different forms of noun. Includes common, proper, collective, and abstract nouns. Lecture format with teacher at the dry erase board. Instructor somewhat difficult to understand. Run time 05:25.
This computer-animated video defines nouns. Nouns are then identified in a sentence. ( 1:12)
Google Docs 101-#6- Footnotes and Comments
Because files can be shared easily and can be edited simultaneously with one or more collaborators, Google's online offering proves it can do some things that other offline office suites simply can't do. In this
video tutorial on using Google Docs, we look at the comments workflow and how it makes online document collaboration easy.
Google Docs 101-#7-Free Templates in Google Docs
There are a ton of templates in Google Docsand they're free for the taking. In part seven of our video tutorial on using Google Docs, Molly McDonald looks at using templates in Google Docs. Templates offer attractive layouts, project-specific functions and just generally save a lot of time. Why reinvent the wheel, after all.
The Battle Of Rome, Caesar, 3
This well-explained Discovery Channel documentary is suitable for high school students and is told through narration and re-enactments. The Roman Empire lasted a thousand years but like most ancient civilizations, the great empire fell under the guidance of many emperors.
Meet Michelle Obama (Interview)
A brief biography and some insight into the life of Barack Obama's wife, Michelle from campaign files. (03:22)
Spectacular Roll Cloud
Timelapse from the Parkersburg, Iowa KCRG-TV Citycam showing a roll cloud after a storm complex moved through the area and to the south on 10 July 2009.
This a very brief slide show that explores various regions of the United States and the Native Americans that lived there.(Slides and text but no narration)
Trigonometry Word Problems (Part 1)
The instructor explores the first part of a problem when the captain of a ship goes off track. 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. (09:57)
Creative Writing Part 5: Dialogue & Description
This video (which is part of a larger segment) features information from a former teacher and is suitable for middle and high school students.
Using Addition to Check a Subtraction Problem with 3-Digits
Students will learn to use addition (the opposite of subtraction) to check the difference. If the sum of the addition problem equals the number you subtracted from, then the answer is correct. User clicks through the slides. Uses metacognitive strategies.
Column Substraction and Problem Solving With Subtraction
Using one-, two-, and three-digit numbers, students learn how to subtract numbers without borrowing in columns. They use their
knowledge of number families to find the missing numbers in tables using addition and subtraction. Finally, students learn key words to look for in word problems that signal addition or subtraction operations.
Subtracting-Working With Three Digit Numbers
When subtracting three-digit numbers, students learn that
they may have to borrow from either the tens or the hundreds column to solve the problem.
Adding Information To Your Weather Forecast
Adding information to a weather forecast is an important part of predicting the weather. If you are making your own weather forecast presentation, this video gives you several tips on the information you will need to add. Learn how to predict the most powerful forces on earth in this free video. Part of the series: How To Predict The Weather.Run time 02:43.