"Move Your Body" Music Video with Beyoncé
Beyoncé's "Move Your Body" is a four minute video that could be used to get students exercising to the beat of her music or to have the students study the dance moves and copy them. Either way, it is bound to get their attention.
The Intriguing Sound of Marine Mammals
Peter Tyack of Woods Hole talks about a hidden wonder of the sea: underwater sound. Onstage at Mission Blue, he explains the amazing ways whales use sound and song to communicate across hundreds of miles of ocean. Run time 18:28.
Counting Sea Creatures by Peter Weatherall
Practice rote counting to 10 and count objects along with sea creatures. Slide show begins with a song about counting to 10. (:55)
The Bellhop Counts to 10
Ten tiny terriers must be walked by the bellhop in this classic Sesame Street cartoon series. He has a hard time with the 10 terrible terriers.
Learn How to Write an Essay - First Draft, Revisions, and Proofreading
An Essay - First Draft, Revisions and Proofreading - Learn how to Write an Essay - First Draft, Revisions and Proofreading. Obviously, this video is too short to cover everything in depth, however, it will give the viewer some basics. (01:38)
One environmentally friendly way to log forests is the old fashioned way- with horses. This video discusses an eco-friendly way to log vs. deforestation. Run time 02:28.
Human Footprint (2 of 10)
Video to help visualize the statistics on the footprint of a human life. The underlining positive message hidden in this video is how important our consumer choices and our positive actions are when we commit our lives to making a positive transformation for ourselves and the world. (10:01)
Conserving Water at Home
Humans depend on freshwater for drinking as well as for domestic, agricultural, and industrial uses. Careless and wasteful use of this renewable but high-demand natural resource contributes to water depletion. This video segment adapted from Last Oasis details some state and local water-conservation initiatives designed to help conserve water in the U.S. Closed captioning included. Run time 03:00.
A video that explains Washington's importance in holding the country and the army together. This two minute video also explains Washington's decision not to be a "king."
Dwarf Planet 7 million KM away from the Sun
This movie shows a dwarf planet that is the closet to the sun. It does not have a name, and can rarely be seen, but it was caoture by the Hubble Telescope back in 1999 as it eclipsed the sun. Run time 02:23.
Neil deGrasse Tyson - Why Pluto was Downgraded
In this segment he speaks about his role in suggesting Pluto was not a planet - setting off scientific soul-searching about our solar system.
Tschaikovsky, 1812 Overture (Finale)
This is Tschaikovsky's famous 1812 Overture Finale, with the cannons shots and a choir. The orchestra/conductor are unknown. The video is simply photos, paintings, and statues of Tschaikovsky while the overture plays. 4:10.
Tourists watch as the 70 meters (220 feet) front wall of the glacier Perito Moreno breaks down Sunday, March 14, 2003 for the first time in 16 years in Lago Argentino, some 3,200 kilometers, (2,000 miles) southwest of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Video is set to music and there is no talking or discussion. Great photography. Run time 03:04.
Imagination Trip with Letter E
The letter E takes a journey through imagination.
Sesame Street - A Lady Gets Her 'O'
Just how many ways can you say the letter 'O'? This is classic Sesame Street. (1:14)
Very simple cartoon animation with colorful characters. Student are prompted to find the vowel sound words in pictures. Movie is pixilated, so it is not clear. (9:58)
They Might Be Giants-"The Vowel Family" Song
Young learners will enjoy the cute, animated puppets in this video. Students will learn about the different vowels. Some of the lyrics include. "Vowels are important letters. There are vowels in every word." Content is appropriate for early readers in elementary and/or for special education. (2:11)
Nani Mine, Nani Nani (Greek) Lullaby
A Greek lullaby from the Lullabies of Europe education project. The lullabies collection consists of 35 lullabies in 7 European languages. Words are highlighted at the bottom of the screen. Run time 0:40.
Virginia's Five Regions Song
Song to learn the regions names and landforms.
A Short Military History of the USA
Done with photos and music. This four minute video is more a salute to editing video. Nothing of value except as an example of what students can do when making videos.