The Eucharist (part 2 of 3)
The Holy Eucharist is our greatest treasure. It is HEAVEN here on earth.
The Frog Prince Part 11
This is part 11 of 11 of the very cute musical / movie, The Frog Prince, featuring many great actors and actresses from the 1980's. If you enjoy musicals, you will enjoy this movie. The ending to an adorable movie.
Dance of the Hours by Amilcare Ponchielli
You may have heard this piece as the K9 Advantix theme song in the 2004 TV commercial with the cute singing puppy, which is a take-off on Alan Sherman's 1963 comedy routine, "Hello muddah, hello fadduh... here I am at Camp Grenada." The music for the dancing ostriches, hippos, elephants and crocodiles in the 1940 Disney animated film "Fantasia." Choreography by Victoria Lyras. Performed in May 2008 at the Scottish Rite Cathedral, Indianapolis, Indiana.
Curriki Video Tutorial 2: How to Use My Curriki
A video tutorial that demonstrates how to use My Curriki. Run time 07:09.
March on Washington
While campaigning for the White House in 1960, John F. Kennedy made the pledge that civil rights would take center stage during his presidency. Kennedy guaranteed that discriminatory practices in housing would be done away with at the start of his term "with a stroke of a pen." Once in office, the results of his pledge were much less dramatic. In fact, the process took nearly two years to complete; all the while civil rights groups were sending pens to the White House to protest Kennedy's inacti
Latin Lesson 13 - in basilica This isthe 13th 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 isthe 13th 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.
Causes of the Civil War
This 12 minute video contains very intense photos. It is an excellent overview of the causes of the Civil War. Students would benefit from a word wall as some of the terms may be new to them. The route of the Underground Railroad would be good, too, as well as a map of the USA at that time listing free and slave states.
Compare/ Contrast, Part 2
Instructor uses a whiteboard to demonstrate compare and contrast techniques using retail pizza chains as an example. For middle school students and older.
A short musical slide show lesson on correlative conjunction. Correlative conjunction words and an example sentence with an image are shown.
This video offers personification examples by Abigail Ledman. There is no commentary, just music and sentence examples underscored by appropriate images. For fourth-grade students and older.
(1/9) The Warsaw Uprising
The Normandy beaches were chosen by planners because they lay within range of air cover, and were less heavily defended than the obvious objective of the Pas de Calais, the shortest distance between Great Britain and the Continent. Airborne drops at both ends of the beachheads were to protect the flanks, as well as open up roadways to the interior. Six divisions were to land on the first day; three U.S., two British and one Canadian. Disorganization, confusion,
(7/9) The Warsaw Uprising
Part 7 of 9 concerning the Polisdh uprising in the ghetto of Warsaw against German occupation.
Cold War: Third World - part 4/5
1967 - 1978 The superpowers use surrogates to wage ideological and often physical conflict. In 1967 and 1973, American-backed Irael triumphs over Soviet-backed Egypt and Syria. In Africa, the Soviets exploit nationalist, anti-colonial struggles. The U.S. supports South Africa in its battle against communism.
Building the Erie Canal
Opened in 1825, the Erie Canal was one of the most extraordinary
engineering feats of the 19th century, connecting eastern ports and
manufacturing with the rest of the country. This video shows its importance as a means to allow large cargo loads to be moved between the Midwest and the Atlantic. A map of the area and the canal would add greatly to the lesson.
Reagan vs Democrats on tariffs 1985
Reagan was against tariffs on imports while the Democrats were for them. Who was right in light of today's issues? ABC News story from 1985 with Peter Jennings. (Only use the first 2:50 of the video about the tariff question.)
No Sense Of Decency: A Documentary
Documentary on Senator Joseph R. McCarthy and the effect of television on his fall from power
Driving around New York City - 1928
Light silent movie showing a car passenger in New York City in 1928, a horse bus carriage ride through the city as well as a City bus chasing a policeman in authentic news reels. Great for getting an idea of what a big city looked like in the 1920s.
The Condition of Slaves
This video is accompanied by text. "The conditions in which slaves existed in the nineteenth century varied from region to region—and even from house to house. Wise slave owners recognized the value of slaves as human capital, since by 1860 slaves were worth approximately $1,800 each. As such, while most slaves travailed in the fields cultivating crops, dangerous work, such as roof repair, was often hired out to more expendable labor sources.
Most slaves resided in the Deep South, an ar
The Slave Ship: A Human History
This one and a half hour lecture by Dr. Marcus Rediker is about the British slave trade and why it was considered essential to English prosperity. " British ships carried manufactured goods to West Africa, where they were exchanged with local rulers for slaves. Hundreds of these slaves were packed into the ships and carried to the West Indies -- the so-called "middle passage" -- where they were sold and the proceeds used to buy goods the ships then transported back to England. The use of quotes
Tales of Beedle The Bard Part 13
Audio book from The Tales of Beedle The Bard, written by J.K. Rowling. This is Part 13.