The Formation of the Solar System
Seems to me Mr. Bighead is as much an actor as he is a scientist in this animated video. Here he plays two roles in which he debates with himself how our solar system was formed. You will learn about the nebular theory and planetesimal theory of formation.
Animated- The Endocrine System
Discusses using the Super Hero "Glandman." Gives details about the glands. Gives functions and detailed descriptions and locations of glands. Discusses 4 major glands, (pituitary, thyroid, adrenal, pancreas).
Numbers Part 03-Number Recognition
In the clip students are shown two numbers and asked which one. The student has time to choose the correct number and then the correct answer is circled. the clip goes through two and three digit numbers. More practice at: http://homepage.mac.com/nathanjschaub/abc/index.htm
Alphabets A to Z for Kids
Practice the letters of the alphabet with pictures for each letter. Animated clip art pictures follow a slide of the upper case letter and the model word. (2:33)
Galileo: Sun-Centered System
Before the 17th century, people generally believed that Earth was at the center of the universe. Galileo, however, was not afraid to challenge existing beliefs when he published his work in support of the Sun-centered, or heliocentric, Copernican theory. In this video segment adapted from NOVA, learn about the two opposing worldviews and the strong piece of evidence Galileo offered to support the heliocentric theory. Closed captioning included. Run time 05:06.
Time to Eat - Signing Time
This brief video focuses on the word cook. It teaches the word cook in sign language and gives opportunities to practice signing the word.
Happy Birthday Song - Signing Time
This cheerful tune is a birthday celebration song. The song gives lots of chances to learn and practice the phrase "Happy Birthday".
Singular Nouns: Gender and Articles
The video show an animation of a teacher explaining the use of Singular nouns in Spanish- The explanation is given in English. There are several examples with their translation into English. There is some practice at the end.
short 23 second video helps children practice counting 1-20. Student is counting while large, colorful numbers appear on the screen.
Near- Real-Time Control of Human Figure Models
Includes bibliography. Animating human figures is one of the major problems in computer animation. A recent approach is the use of dynamic analysis to compute the movement of a human figure, given the forces and torques operating within and upon the body. One of the problems with this technique is computing the forces and torques required for particular motions: this has been called the control problem of dynamic analysis. To develop a better understanding of this problem, an interactive interfa
Nouns and Articles: Plural Forms
This video explains the use of articles and plural nouns. The explanation is given in English. The examples can be read and there is a translation for each example. There is some practice at the end.
Easy Beginning Music Theory - Natural Minor Scale Formula
Easy Beginning Music Theory - Natural Minor Scale Formula which is w 1/2, w, w, 1/2, w, w steps. Every major scale has a natural minor scale.
Writing: The Big Idea
This video discusses the process of organizing ideas into paragraphs. It
also presents a short segment about the construction of Tokyo's Sky
City, and a follow-up activity that allows students to practice
organizing a paper into paragraphs.
This short National Geographic video explains the reasoning behind the practice of building covered bridges in places like Iowa and Vermont.
An Introduction to the Life of Charles Darwin
This video takes a brief look at some aspects of the personal and professional life of Charles Darwin. Darwin proposed the theory of evolution by natural selection. Run time 04:39.
Charles Darwin-David Attenborough-BBC Documentary, Part 2
In this BBC documentary, David Attenborough discusses Darwin and his theory of evolution and is suitable for high school students. Run time 09:28.
Sliding Down to the End of the Alphabet Song
"Sliding Down to the End of the Alphabet" is an upbeat rock and roll song that teaches the more difficult diagonals and the end of the alphabet. This video shows a classroom of students singing along and dancing to this song as they practice writing letters such as v, w, x, y, and z using their bodies.
Gumball Subtraction - Sesame Street
A fun little sesame street video showing basic subtraction practice using a gumball machine.
Scientology Video: The Emotional Tone Scale
The Emotional Tone Scale is drawn from the greater body of Scientology materials on the mind and spirit. It is a tool that can be used in everyday life to ease the strains of social interaction. For anyone who would like to find out what Scientologists believe and practice, the best source of information are L. Ron Hubbard's books Dianetics: The Modern Science of Mental Health and Scientology: A New Slant on Life. A full description of the religion, its many Churches and related social bettermen