Scaffolding as a Teaching Strategy
Lauren Scharff discusses the Scaffolding approach to teaching. The video shoes the teacher lecturing in front of a powerpoint presentation. (6:32)
Graphing Linear Inequalities in Two Variables, Part II - Khan Academy
In this video, Sal Khan demonstrates how to solve and graph a linear inequality (y < 3X + 5). Mr. Khan uses the Paint Program (with different colors) to illustrate his points. Sal Khan is the recipient of the 2009 Microsoft Tech Award in Education. (02:41) There is a lot of information on the screen--the viewer may want to open the video to 'full screen.'
#27 Cadences : How to play and recognize a Cadence
In this lesson I explain what a Cadence is and the different types of Cadences. I also play them on the piano so you can hear for yourself how these Cadences sound. Remember! A cadence is like a punctuation mark but for music instead of language. (19:02)
How to Read Sheet Music : Pick-Up Notes: How to Read Sheet Music
Pick-up notes are basically part of an incomplete measure and can be found at the very beginning of a piece of music. Learn how to read pick-up notes in sheet music.
FDR Ends Gold Standard in 1933
The Hoover administration stayed on the gold standard, even though other countries were abandoning the standard. Narrator interdispursed with interviews and videos describe the economic times. FDR questions the policy.
Charlton Heston speaks about Civil Rights
Newsclip of The Civil Rights Roundtable, from the National Archives,presented specially for The Documentary Channel.
The Civil Rights Movement in Photos
This is a montage of photos that are images that show the fear, hatred and other emotions that were part of the civil rights movement. Slides with music in the background.
The Seven Sacraments - Part #3
Video discusses the seven sacraments. Discusses that the sacraments are the Grace of God.
Calculus: Derivatives 1
Discussion of derivatives. For high school students. Seasoned math instructor demonstates on white board. Uses colored markers for clarification.
Where Is Thumbkin?
"Where Is Thumbkin?," from Lots To Learn Preschool Videos. An excellent opportunity for parents to share in their childs learning with cute animations and children singing.
How to Plant a Vegetable Garden in Rows
In this clip a farmer explains the advantages of growing vegetables in rows. It allows a gardener or farmer to control the spacing and it helps to get rid of weeds. The farmer demonstrates how to make a raised bed system when planting a vegetable garden in rows.
Pt 2, Teaching Children Blended Consonant Sounds
This video contains more great homeschooling or tutoring tips on blended consonant sounds! Use this video to show you how to teach kids to read in a fairly painless way. The steps and process are explained clearly by an experienced teacher who knows how to get the concepts across to young children.
Teaching Reading with Flash Cards
Learn how to use flash cards to teach kids to read through homeschooling in this home schooling and tutoring video. Expert teacher, Matt Nisjak, gives clear step by step instructions on how to utilize this strategy with your children.
Earth's Solid Membrane: Soil
How does soil appear on a newly born, barren volcanic island? In this session, participants explore how soil is formed, its role in certain Earth processes, its composition and structure, and its place in the structure of the Earth.
How to Teach Division With Whole Numbers
Teaching division with whole numbers is an easy concept if one is familiar with multiplication tables, as the tables work opposite of each other. View examples of how multiplication and division work together from this veteran math instructor.
Demonstrative video of the parts of flowers
This video is a fairly simple narration of the parts and function of a flower, together with suggestions for student activities. The video addresses the petals, pistil, stigma, style ovary, stamen, anther, filament, pollen, and sepal.
An experiment w/probability
A demonstration of an experiment of probability using dice. He discusses the likelyhood of the sequence he would get by rolling the dice. Not a very good visual quality video.
Heat and Temperature What makes the liquid in a thermometer rise or fall in response to temperature? Which contains more heat—a boiling teakettle or a swimming p
What makes the liquid in a thermometer rise or fall in response to temperature? Which contains more heat—a boiling teakettle or a swimming p
The Arts in Every Classroom: Creating a Multi-Arts Performance Piece
Learner Team members and students examine the elements of the classic journey as identified by Joseph Campbell. They then create a multi-arts performance piece that represents a journey story. They apply what they have learned in previous lessons in order to rehearse, critique, revise, and perform their work.
Learn what acceleration is and how it effects the velocity of objects in this short, computer animated video. Key concepts covered are: acceleration, velocity, constant velocity, constand acceleration, distand per second, and constand acceleration rate. Video ends with a 10 question, fill in the blank quiz.