More Than Sad: Teen Depression (clip 4 of 5)
Depression is a medical illness which is treatable. For help call 1-800-273-TALK.
How to Make an Origami Turtle Using Starbucks Bag
This is an instructional video showing how to make an origami turtle using a Starbucks paper sack. (8:05)
How to make a paper Christmas tree ball or origami icosidodecahedron
This is the video for making a fairly complicated origami christmas tree ball (icosidodecahedron). You definitely need to be somewhat practiced at paper folding for this project. The final outcome is great, and would look fabulous on your Christmas tree.
How to make an Origami Gift Box Pt. 2 - Lid
Here is part 2 of the video on making an origami gift box. Although the project is somewhat complicated, the steps are made very clear and concise. It also produces a truly beautiful product.
How to make origami butterfly
A seven minute video on how to make an origami butterfly with good captions. Moves a bit fast for novices.
Routines in Everyday Math: What's my Rule?
A video to assist teachers and parents in working with students on the EDM routine including what's my rule. Students determine what rule is being used in the mathematics equation. (6:00)
Routines in Everyday Math-- Name Collection Boxes
Students learn how to use a name collection box. It starts with a specific number and then you have to determine different ways to name or show that number. Run time 3:25
Tone & Mood Words
Recognizing tone and mood when reading is an essential skill needed to fully understand any narrative. Photos show examples of tone and mood expressions. The tone and mood words appear as slide captions. Very clever. (4:14)
Synonyms and Idioms Create Tone and Mood
Teacher introduces the Thesaurus and how to use it. Then she moves to an exploration of synonyms and idioms for the words, angry, happy and sad. Musical background fits the tone of the words. (6:05)
This video concerning the tone of a story is by a college professor, however, the information presented by the instructor will be readily understood by middle and high school students. Instructor: Assistant Professor Adam Crowley, Husson University.
General Information About Tone
This video concerning tone in a story is by a college professor, however, the information presented by the instructor will be readily understood by middle and high school students. Instructor: Assistant Professor Adam Crowley, Husson University.
How Camcorders Work
This brief video explains how the three main components of a camcorder work together to take a series of still pictures and how these pictures are played back to simulate motion. (1:22)
Video Production: Lighting
To shoot quality videos there are a few key pieces of equipment you will need. Lights are very important. Learn about basic lighting setups and how to vary them for a variety of effects. Make sure you have a shot list and storyboard that describes where you will need lighting.
Imaging: Digital Images
Video: Imaging: Digital Images Episode 9 (of a 25-part series) This Nortel LearniT tutorial familiarizes students with Digital Images. Digital Images has changed the photography industry. There are many ways to change the images.
Video Production: Sound Editing
Sound plays a big part in your video project so add the effects and fix up the audio. Did you know that the audio can even help you fix video problems? These tips will help you make the most of your sound.
How To Use Green Screen To Improve Video
This is a video about chroma key (green screen), including what chroma key is and how it works. Good tips are given on chroma key muslins (cheap and expensive) and how to light your green screen background. Grades 5-12. 8 min.
Yosemite National Park
A student made video of Yellowstone. This 2:30 minute video is best used as an example of what younger students can do when it comes to making a video. I would suggest using it to introduce a video making assignment.
This video teaches how to find cardinal directions on a map.
Ancient West African Megacities
This BBC documentary is suitable for high school students. Centuries before the coming of Islam and before the days of the Songhay, Mali and Ghana Empires, there were some massive cities in the Niger Delta region which rivalled those of Mesopotamia.
Tips on Applying for A Job
This video offers tips on how one should apply for jobs.