Teacher Moderation Guided Reading/Guided Writing Pt1 of 2
Teacher-Created Video- During small-group guided lessons, students practice skills previously taught during read-aloud and shared reading sessions. (6:45)
Inside Writing Communities Grades 3-5
This video workshop for elementary school teachers uses classroom
footage to demonstrate how a writing workshop approach motivates
intermediate students and helps them become proficient and independent writers. Ten teachers from across the country model teaching strategies and share reflections on their practice. Six nationally known experts in writing instruction comment on teaching and using the writing workshop approach with upper elementary students. The package includes eight
Studying For Exams Made Simple This video provides tips and guidelines to help you improve your grades and make fundamental changes to how you study. Focus on the things that are important. Ask questions and practice. Prepare mentally for the exam. Video is of average quality and would be good for students in middle school or high school. (10:46)
This video provides tips and guidelines to help you improve your grades and make fundamental changes to how you study. Focus on the things that are important. Ask questions and practice. Prepare mentally for the exam. Video is of average quality and would be good for students in middle school or high school. (10:46)
How To Study For Exams: The Q & A Reflex
Video compares test prep with sports practice. This slide show teaches you how to program yourself to make answering questions a simple reflex. Video is a little slow at first, but is very thorough. Grades 9-12. 9:59 min.
Handwriting Repair with Kate Gladstone - Making Handwriting Make Sense
This video explores why students may have trouble with penmanship. The video is a slide show with music. Video does not follow the 'standard' practice of how to write in cursive, but the video may have value to stuggling cursive writers.
Practicing Handwriting Using Air Writing
Student/Teacher Created Video- A student demonstrates how to use air writing to practice how letters are formed BEFORE using pencil and paper. Sound is not clear. (3:06)
Beginning Cursive Handwriting
Video for cursive handwriting practice. It shows how to join letters in writing . This video does not have sound. Writing is shown on a whiteboad. (4:23)
SteveSongs 5 Smiles Song
This song from SteveSongs uses changing a frown into a smile to practice counting, basic addition, and subtraction skills. Scenes are shot in a playground. (1:41)
Properties of Matter
Animated slide show that explains the chemical and physical nature of matter. Many examples are given to illustrate the differences between chemical and physical properties of matter. Explains how scientists measure matter and changes to matter. Also gives a detailed description of scientific notation and practice problems with answers. Run time 06:50.
CVC Words and Silent E - Hooked on Phonics
This video from "Hooked on Phonics" focuses on long vowel sounds and words that use silent e. The words all follow the consonant-vowel- consonant-silent E pattern. The words appear on the screen and the narrator reads each word. Color is effectively used to highlight the sounds. There is also practice for the long sounds of each vowel. (3:16)
Long "A", Silent" E" at the end Words - Hooked on Phonics
This video focuses on the sound of long "a"and uses words with silent "e" at the end. The video presents 18 words with long "a" and silent "e." The narrator reads the word, giving a short pause for the viewer to practice reading the word first. Effective use of color to highlight specific letters. (4:58)
Modern Greek Lesson 3 - Reading Practice
Modern Greek Lesson 3 - Reading Practice. Complete lessons 1 and 2 before moving onto this lesson. The narrator reads Greek text with text shown on screen in Greek and English.
Four Types of Sentences
This video is a lesson explaining what sentences are and telling about 4 types of sentences: declarative, interrogative, imperative, and exclamatory. Examples of each type of sentence are given as well as an opportunity to practice identifying some different types of sentences.
From Kepler to Einstein
The orbiting planets, the ebbing and flowing of tides, the falling body as it accelerates -- these phenomena are consequences of the law of gravity. Why that's so leads to Einstein's general theory of relativity, and into the black hole, but not back out again.
Learn Language Latin - Family words
This video gives good practice with the pronunciation of latin words related to family. While the words are being pronounced in latin, there are pictures on the screen along the words written in english and latin.
David Attenborough: The evolution of the eye.
How eyes in animals have changed through time. Video also deals with theory of intelligent design. Moves rapidly and shows hoe eye has evolved. Only a couple of minutes in length
If You Can Read -at Song
This catchy song about words in the -at word family comes from PBSKIds series, "Between the Lions". The premise of the song is that if you can read "at", you can read many other words, too, including fat, flat, sat, scat, and more. The words are built on the screen as they are mentioned in the song, making it easy for kids to see and read the words that are in the song. Excellent practice in blending initial consonants with -at family. (:45)
Bird Flu: A Virus Of Our Own Hatching
Michael Greger speaks at the Health Sciences Learning Center on his national tour to discuss the theory that modern agricultural practices have played an influential role in the evolution of the H5N1 influenza strain. Video lecture with slides, video, news clippings, and animations. 2:34 min.
How to Create Snow with Watercolor
This video demonstrates how to create snow with watercolor. Artist Sherie Tengbergen shows you how to create snow in your watercolor painting with a toothbrush and powder. Easy to follow, this short video might be fun for all age levels to practice. Run time 01:50.
Grip your golf clubs correctly
Paul McLoughlin, PGA professional and Ireland's top golf coach, shows how the golf grip used has a great effect on the way a golf ball is hit. A slow moving video that carefully shows how to grip a club and the various methods. Students should have a club to practice as the video is shown Run time 2:29