Force with Vectors
Another example of using our trigonometry skills to break up a force vector into its x (horizontal) and y (vertical) components. This video, which is suitable for high school students, starts with a black screen because the instructor, in his conversational tone, uses it as a 'chalkboard.'
Evolution Ep1: Darwin's Dangerous Idea (7/11)
Interweaving key moments of drama in Darwin's life with current research, "Darwin's Dangerous Idea" explores why his theory of evolution might matter even more today than it did in his own time. This documentary is suitable for high school grades. Run time 10:30.
TRAVEL VOCABULARY - Problems before flying
It is a video where two people talk about the problem a relative has before flying. The lady needs to CHANGE HER TICKET because the TRAVEL AGENT gave her a bad ITINERARY. Run time 07:13.
Lightning Storms Around the World
This is a video of images of lightning storms from around the world. (04:46)
The Nutcracker Suite
The highlights of the Nutcracker Suite are given (one dance and piece per page), with helpful links to a series of YouTube videos.
Ballet: A Beautiful Strength
Ballet Dance footage. Ballet Dancers Dancing. (1:21)
Ballet: Aria Stops By...
A Ballet video. Houston Ballet member, and Anaheim Ballet alumnus, Aria Alekzander stops by. (1:21)
Ballet Lessons : How to Stretch for Leg Splits
Stretch for a leg split in ballet by warming up the hamstrings and hips with all of the plies, and do a hamstring stretch starting with the knees on the floor and moving in to a split stretch. Stretch the hamstring forward and keep the hips warm and open for the splits with help from an experienced dance instructor in this free video ballet lesson. (1:23)
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Ballet Lessons : Improving Ballet Turnout
— Improve ballet turnout moves by laying on the back with the feet together, allowing gravity to pull the knees toward the floor and opening up the hips. Remember to breathe during turnout stretches and avoid painful stretches with help from an experienced dance instructor in this free video ballet lesson. (1:56)
Ballet Lessons : What Is Barre Work?
Barre work in ballet refers to the exercises performed at the beginning of a dance class, standing at the ballet barre. Learn what exercises are generally performed during barre work, including plies, tendu, degage and balance exercises, with information from an experienced dance instructor in this free video ballet lesson. (1:38)
5 Basic Ballet Positions
Simple video showing the 5 basic ballet positions of feet and arms. Each position is shown with a picture and labeled. Set to music. Run time 01:39.
Hip Hop for Beginners
Learn an easy beginner hip hop dance step. It breaks the arms and legs down into small pieces.(1:38)
World Hip Hop Dance Championship: POREOTICS World Finals 2009 Performance, 8/2/09
U.S.A.'s POREOTICS pursue the World Championship title at the World Hip Hop Dance Championships 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada.(2:28)
Hip Hop Dance Class for Beginners
The very start of a Hip Hop class for absolute beginners. Learn all the basics from old skool like locking and robitic style. (0:39)
Very detailed structure of a muscle, broken down into myofibrils and further to the myosin and actin filaments. 3-D animation shows the arrangement of these structures. Grades 9-12. 1:08 min.
Respiratory System, Breathing, Lungs
This is a short, animated video describing the function of gas exchange in the lungs' air sacs. The language in this film would make it suitable for high school students. This video is one and a half minutes long.
Bones Landmarks of the Hand
Labelled diagram is used to point out major features of the hand bones and to pronounce them correctly. Blank diagram is this provided to encourage practice by the student. Grades 9-12. 2:09 min.
Carl Sagan - Biography Pt.1
The years 1934 - 1980. This is part 1 of 3 from A&E's Biography of Carl Sagan's life and achievements as a major astronomer of his time. Run time 08:19.
Carl Sagan - Biography Pt.2
The years 1981 to 1996. This is part 2 of 3 from A&E's Biography of Carl Sagan's life and achievements as a major astronomer of his time.
Carl Sagan - Biography Pt.3
This is part 3 of 3 from A&E's Biography of Carl Sagan's life and achievements as a major astronomer of his time.