Multiplication tables - Structured Drill Video
In this video learn how to drill multiplication tables
effectively - not with random drill, but with a three-step approach that
keeps the drilling in a context, in a structure. The three steps are:
1) Skip counting pattern using a number line; 2) the actual
multiplication tables practice; and 3) practicing backwards.
Daily 6 traits Writing
ASILOMAR REGIONAL READING CONFERENCE March 6, 7 and 8, 2009: Learn how Daily Six-Trait Writing, a new resource for grades 1-6 +, provides trait-based writing instruction and practice of skills through short, concrete lessons and activities. (8:48)
Estimation - MathsPower
This slide show tutorial is on the subject of estimation. Estimation is defined and practice is given estimating how many small shapes will fit inside a larger shape.
Skip Counting by 9
This video provides practice in skip counting by 9's. It is set to music which aids in memorization of the facts.
Angle Game, Part 2 THe instructor uses an electronic blackboard with different colors. The angle game is explained and played using a star shape. Using information student knows about various angles they can figure out the sizes of the angle X. Video can be stopped and then restarted to get solution. Video gives some measurements and instructed to find the rest of the Author(s):
THe instructor uses an electronic blackboard with different colors. The angle game is explained and played using a star shape. Using information student knows about various angles they can figure out the sizes of the angle X. Video can be stopped and then restarted to get solution. Video gives some measurements and instructed to find the rest of the Author(s):
ABC Phonics Chant With Musical Accompaniment
This video is a phonics chant to help students practice and review their phonics and alphabet at home. Each letter is shown on the screen first in upper and lower case. Then the sound of each letter is made. Finally, the letter name and sound are stated with a picture of an item beginning with the designated letter and sound. For example, M, /m/, mouse. The letters are easy to see and the sounds are clearly made, making this great for phonics practice.
The New FAST Alphabet - ABC Phonics Chant
This video shows each letter, makes each letter sound, and says the name of an item beginning with each letter along with a picture of the item. The chant is fairly quick, but the letter sounds and words are enunciated quite clearly making it a good practice tool for letters and sounds.
Berlin 1936: The Games of the XI Olympiad
The Games of the XI Olympiad from Berlin, Germany. These games are one of the most politically controversial in history due to Adolf Hitler and his theory of Aryan superiority. Jesse Owens dispelled this theory with his four gold medals in athletics, winning the hearts of many German fans. These were the last Olympics until 1948, due to World War II. Video is short and could include more information.
Awesome Antonym Match Game
Student develop vocabulary and practice 90 antonym word pairs in this easy to play matching game, based on Concentration. Words appear in colored bands, and student match the antonym pairs. Give the game a few seconds to load.
Alternate Multiplication Algorithms
Students today develop proficiency with many different algorithms for multiplication. This approach insures that each student will find a method that works effectively for him/her. Teachers model the different algorithms and encourage students to use and practice each method before selecting a favorite.
Story Retelling Kindergarten Readiness
This video tells how to get your child ready for kindergarten by learning how to help your child learn to retell stories. The expert gives parents examples and ideas on how practice retelling skills. (1:57)
The Art of Francis Bacon - Part 3/6
Francis Bacon is widely held to be the greatest living painter in the world. No actual Bacon footage, but some good close-ups and quotes narrated by Derek Jacobi. No actual Bacon footage, but some good close-ups and quotes narrated by Derek Jacobi. Bacon lived from 1909-1992. He was an Irish painter who lived mostly in London. In 1960 he painted portrait heads of his friends because he wanted to defeat death by leaving images.
How to Play the Flute: Tips and Techniques : Practice Techniques for Beginning Flute Players
Practice techniques include tonguing, slurring, picking apart the phrases, changing up the articulation as well as using a metronome to gradually increase the speed.
Modern languages Transition
Modern languages Transition I am looking for research into transition for modern foreign languages from KS2 to KS3. Research on how other countries manage this issue would also be helpful. What have you find useful in your searching so far? I have looked at DfES reports. Have you found anything relevant in the TTRB? Connecting Key Stage 2 and Key 3 Foreign Language Provision: Developing Understanding for Initial Teacher Education – Case Studies of Current Practice.
Teachers TV Evolution Week
To coincide with the bicentenary of Darwin's birth on 12 February, Teachers TV has a week of programmes exploring the theory of evolution w/c 9 February
This module opens with statistics and a description of autism and how the disorder has been viewed historically. Studies now support the theory that autism results from a lack of normal neural growth during prenatal development. Dr. Temple Grandin of Colorado State University, severely autistic as a child, is presented as someone who overcame her autism and managed to us
Teachers Working with Video to Improve Their Practice and Enhance Pupil Learning (March 2001)
A report on a study to show how videos of teachers' practice can promote and sustain the process of critical reflection to improve their practice and enhance pupil learning.
citizED Secondary Strand: Encouraging Active Citizenship in PGCE Practice
An article from the Citizenship Initial Teacher Training Professional Resource Network (citizED) on encouraging Active Citizenship in PGCE Practice.
Workshop 6: The Mind's Intelligences
This workshop considers Howard Gardner’s theory of multiple intelligences and shows his theory being applied in a range of classrooms. As Gardner shares his thoughts on educational reform, you will learn how to create learning environments that support the full spectrum of students’ abilities.
Lecture 24 - 11/17/2010