How Music Works 3 - Harmony - Part 1
Narrator is Howard Goodall. Unlike melody and rhythm, harmony was not part of music from the beginning. It came into life gradually during the middle ages and the Renaissance. This video shows how harmony works. Harmony seems more mystical, illusive and magical than other elements of music. It seems like it comes from place or time that is beyond our everyday experience. Harmony has allowed musicians to manipulate our emotions like n
Speed Phonics - Letters and Sounds - Phase 4
Slide show presenting letter blends in 60 second intervals with no sounds. Students try to say these blends in 60 seconds.
The Alphabet Phonemes
Instructor sounds out the alphabet phonemes for the viewer. He holds a card with a letter and says the beginning sound three times.
Build a Word - log
The WordWorld friends reorder O-G-L to spell and build a L-O-G. Uses letter names and sounds. Excellent claymation. From PBSKids' WordWorld. (1:12)
The Electric Company introduce "Bossy R" who likes to change the sounds of vowels! Put an "R" in a word and change the word!
1st Reader - Lesson II
In this lesson the word groups ir and ar are reviewed. Also in the lesson- silent l in lk and o when it sounds like w and oy.
Shapes for Kids
In this short the words appear on the screen along with shape. The voice reading the words sounds like a computer.
Animal Flashcards in English
Simply some video flash cards of various animals. Speaker has an accent, but is clear enough. Animal sounds accompany the cards. (1:23)
Consonant Digraphs: sh, ch, wh, th (Mr. H and His Four Girlfriends)
This is an amusing teacher-created story from 40 years ago to help
first-grade students remember the sounds represented by the consonant digraphs sh, ch, wh, and th.
Th - Phonics - Digraphs
The two sounds made by the TH blend. One is soft like in the word think. Sometimes th is spoken like the blend in this.
Speed Phonics - Letters and Sounds - Phase 2
Students try to name the letter sounds in 40 seconds? The letters are shown at 40 second intervals.
Video of one-on-one lesson of segmenting and blending sounds. Uses letter and picture cards. Shows some word families. Difficult to hear some sections of the lesson. Teacher has slight accent. (4:05)
Reading to Preschool Kids
By picking a repetitive book, children are able to follow and learn the sounds. Learn how to read to preschool kids in this free educational video about language Montessori methods.
Clap Hands Song
A colorful animation of some animals in a merry-go-round singing about the sounds animals make. The chorus say "clap hands" but the animals are not shown doing this. (2:20)
Primer Lesson III. - Ann and Nat
Ann and Nat primer reader. The letter sounds that are presented are n, f and at and an. Sentences are made using these letter sounds.
Primer: Lesson IV - The man and the lad
A lesson using the primer reader - The Man and The Lad. The letter presented are "l, m, p" and "s" The and and. Sentences are made using these letter sounds.
Subject Special: Humanities In this subject special on humanities, we focus on a selection of podcasts about history, geography and archaeology. We feature some of the podcasts that are listed in the humanities category of our Podcast Directory for Educators. We present an illustrate range of the kind of topics that are listed.
In this subject special on humanities, we focus on a selection of podcasts about history, geography and archaeology. We feature some of the podcasts that are listed in the humanities category of our Podcast Directory for Educators.
We present an illustrate range of the kind of topics that are listed.
Quack Quack Cock-A-Doodle Do Song and Dance -The Wiggles
The popular group sings and dances a song about barnyard animals and the sounds they make. (2:03)
Drowsy Maggie (reel)
Emily Brandenburg is the violinist playing this Irish folk tune (a reel) on stage in this brief (1:03) clip. She plays it once through and then the first part again. She is not playing in a traditional style, by the way, but you can get an idea of what the tune sounds like . (1:03)
Learn Mandarin Chinese
This video introduces basic Chinese greetings and the importance of sounds inflections in Chinese. Run time 09:52.