French Lesson | Aller - Présent (To Go)
In this brief video, the instructor, recites all the conjugations of the verb aller (to go) in the present tense.
Subtracting Fractions with Uncommon Demoninators
In this short video, students can learn how to subtract fractions with uncommon denominators. The instructor uses computer software to demonstrate.
Subtracting Mixed Numbers with Uncommon Denominators
In this short video, students can learn how to subtract mixed numbers with uncommon denominators. The instructor uses computer software to demonstrate.
When Dinosaurs Roamed America, Part 2/10
This Discovery Channel documentary (with narration and commentary by scholars) has great computer animation and is suitable for older middle school and high school students. (09:53)
Classroom Management 101: A Quick Look
Are you a frustrated teacher that is looking to regain your classroom? A look at what classroommanagement101.com has to offer.
This video is from The Math Party National Standards Program and features a catchy tune to help students remember the rules of multiplying positive and negative numbers.
Reconstruction a Nation Unit 10
Emancipation was only the beginning of a long road to freedom for those released from slavery. Following the Civil War, an immense economic and political effort was undertaken, focused on reunifying the divided nation. This unit examines the successes and failures of Reconstruction.
(This unit includes a facilitator guide, video, and online text
Engineering an Empire - The Maya, Part 5/5
'The Maya is a Mesoamerican civilization, noted for the only known fully developed written language of the pre-Columbian Americas, as well as its art, architecture, and mathematical and astronomical systems.' (Maya Civilization, Wikipedia, 2009). This History Channel documentary is suitable for older middle and high school students and is narrated by various scholars.
The Plague, Part 15- The History Channel
The Bubonic Plague took place in medieval Europe. A quote from the film: " ...the greatest biological disaster in the history of mankind." This documentary has re-enactment and commentary and is suitable for high school students.
Moscow 1941 - 1/6
Hitler tries to take Moscow, thinking once he had Moscow he would be able to take all of Russia. German forces quickly advance.
Black Death Medieval Scourge
In the fourteenth century, bubonic plague swept through Europe, decimating the population. Where did it originate? How was it spread? Discover more about it in this documentary from History's Turning Points. Included are recreated scenes depicting Tartar forces, led by Kipchak khan Janibeg, catapulting plague-ridden corpses into the besieged city of Kaffa. That action set-up the spread of Black Death to Genoa (and, from there, to the rest of Europe). (25:04)
English - Writing - How To Write A Topic Sentence
This introduction shows students how to create a topic sentence within a paragraph. A topic sentence introduces the main idea of a paragraph, which in turn, introduces the entire essay or report. A strong essay, report, or persuasive essay begins with a strong topic sentence.
Celebration of the Hudson River's 400th Anniversary
MEET ME AT THE CORNER, Virtual Field Trips for Kids travels tothe Hudson River in New York to celebrate the 400th Anniversary ofHenry Hudson's voyage up the Hudson River with musician and historianLinda Russell.
Take a virtual field trip.For more Virtual Field Trips for Kids visit our website at www.meetmeatthecorner.org.
Circumscribed and Inscribed Circles
This video describes circumscribed and inscribed circles. A circle is circumscribed about a polygon if the polygon's vertices are on the circle. For triangles, the center of this circle is the circumcenter. A circle is inscribed a polygon if the sides of the polygon are tangential to the circle. For triangles, the center of this circle is the incenter. (1:39)
English in 30 Seconds: Words of Chinese Origin
There are just three Chinese words shown and explained in this video. It might be a video worth showing when the subject is the origin of English words.
Sesame Street - ABC-DEF-GHI (1969)
Big Bird is practicing his reading, but he doesn't recognize one very long word.
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The wondrous flight of millions of monarch butterflies from their roosts in the Sierra Madre mountains of Mexico has long captured the imagination of scientists, nature lovers and tourists. Each spring, the butterflies begin their remarkable journey north. They travel thousands of miles on a trek that provides them with optimal breeding conditions and ultimately ensures the survival of the species. This video segment from Nature captures the butterflies' spring awakening. Run time 03:02.
The Plain English Campaign
Op het einde van deze les kun je je aan de hand van het beluisterde interview een beeld vormen van de campagne voor klare taal.
ENGL 230-01, Shakespeare's Major Plays, Spring 2007
In this class, we'll read a variety of Shakespeare plays-comedy, tragedy, and romance-while focusing on generic conventions,characterization, structure, historical context, themes, and production (both in film and on-stage). The goal of this course is to both introduce you to the issues of Shakespeare's dramatic literature and to develop your ability to read and write analytically about literary texts.,This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course ins