"The Photosynthesis Song" (Chemical Reaction Involved in Photosynthesis)
In this video, Mr. Edmonds sings about the basic chemical reaction involved in PHOTOSYNTHESIS. Some of the key vocabulary words include the following: photosynthesis, xylem cells, carbon dioxide, stomata, chlorophyll, and glucose. This is a great resource to help students remember this important concept. Middle School and High School students will enjoy this catchy tune. (3:52)
Interactionism; Looking Glass Self and Labelling
An outline and description of Interactionist ideas on the labelling theory and self fulfilling prophecy. Images and text are set to upbeat music for the first 2 minutes of the movie. Five minutes.
Emperors of the World
This video tells how different Emperors of world concurred countries and areas over the centuries. This animated video is work of "Maps-of-War". (2:24)
This animated video is work of "Maps-of-War". And I would like to thank "Maps-of-War" for such an informative video. These contents provided by Maps-of-War are protected by Copyright to Maps-of-War.
Emperor world kingdom Egypt Hittite Empire Assyrian Babylonian Persian Macedo
The Story of India- Spice Routes and Silk Roads (pt. 6)
This documentary discusses the way that India became the center of trade
and commerce beginning at the time of the Roman Empire.
The Story of India- The Golden Ages (pt. 1)
This documentary tells of the golden ages of Indian history beginning in the 5th century.
"The Regular Objects Volume" Song
Mr. Edmonds uses visuals and a song to reinforce how you find the volume of REGULAR solid objects to the tune of "Downtown". Some of the key vocabulary words include the following: length, width, height, volume, meters, and centimeters. This is a great resource to help students master this important skill. Middle School and High School students will enjoy this fun, catchy tune. (3:46)
The Family Meal
Obesity is second only to smoking as the leading cause of preventable deaths in the United States. Ironically, in the midst of this epidemic, American families are chronically under-nourished. It has been suggested that one cause of today's obesity crisis is the decline of the family meal. Under ever-increasing time and financial pressures, parents may be spending less time with their children, who may in turn feel isolated and depressed, and use food to make up for the vital nurturing connectio
Henri IV de France/Life of Henry IV of France
This is a short summary of the achievements of French monarch, Henry IV. It is not narrated, but uses a music background and graphics to tell his life story with an emphasis on using quotes. A good overview.
De Gaulle New President of 5th Republic 1959/1/12
De Gaulle new president of 5th Republic of France, has offered amnesty to Algeria rebels, speaks "Viva la France" in this 1:12 partial newsreel. The value of this video is in listening to him and seeing the footage.
Napoleon s Childhood and Education
This 1:35 video explains that Napoleon was the second of eight
survived children. He was born on August 1769 and was a quiet little boy. He is enrolled a military school in Brienne at the age of 10. The other children teased him of his size and accent. He graduates from the most famed military school in Paris and joins the military. A good overview, but too short for significant learning.
The Wisdom of Winston Churchill
Famous quotes from Sir Winston Churchill are the subject of this eight minute video. There isn't a narrator, just scrolling quotes that sudents can use to gain a better understanding of the man and his times. Great for discussions.
"The Speed is Distance Over Time" Song
In this video, Mr. Edmonds uses visuals as he sings to reinforce motion concepts such as speed, velocity, acceleration, and deceleration. Some of the key vocabulary words include the following: speed, distance, time, meters per second, velocity, decelerate, and accelerate. This is a great resource to help students master this important concept. Middle School and High School students will enjoy this fun, catchy tune. (3:14)
The Busy World of Richard Scarry-Imagine That - Fossils
In this video Huckle and Lowly Worm learn about fossils. Fossils are very old and look like plants and animals. Fossils are made from sand and soil collecting on plants and animals. There are lots of different types of fossils. This is a good teaching resource for the early childhood classroom. This would work well in conjunction with a thematic unit on dinosaurs. (1:06)
Teacher's Guide to: Time Traveling With Fossils-(Powerpoint Format)
Short (10 slide) introduction to fossils, converted from PowerPoint to animated format. This clip was developed for 9th grade year students by Australian science teachers. There is no audio but could easily be adapted to fit teacher needs. Some of the concepts touched on are as follows: what exactly is a fossil, are fossils the real bones and shells of dead animals, are there fossils in the earth of all the trillions of animals that ever lived, what happens to the skin and other soft parts of th
What Are Fossils?
In this video, students will learn interesting facts about how fossils are formed. Some of the key topics discussed are how animals get stuck in ice or amber and gives good details about the mold and cast process that form most dinosaur fossils. This is a great resource to work in conjunction with non-fiction texts on this subject. Students will enjoy this informative video. (2:34)
Sun Yat-sen: The Father of Modern China
Sun Yat-Sen was the first president of the Republic of China. He based the republic around the three people's principles. The three principles were Nationalism, Democracy, and the Livelihood of the people. He was a revolutionary and political leader. Sun Yat-Sen was also a Han Chinese doctor. He was referred to as 'the father of the nation.' Sun was considered one of the greatest leaders of modern China and the topic of this ten minute video. Not checked for historic accuracy so teache
This 2:35 video is about Mao considered as the most deadly of all leaders in history, and is being compared to Stalin and Adolf Hitler. The video shows the impact of his decisions, directly and indirectly. A good to start a discussion on why this happened and if the end justifies the means.
"Lark" by Tracey Porter--The Pick of the Week from 60 second Recap®
In this video, teenage students will be introduced to "Lark" by Tracey Porter. **This book does deal with adult content. 16-year-old Lark Austin was a promising student athlete when she was kidnapped, raped, and left to die in a snowy forest. But as in the case of any tragedy, it wasn't just Lark's family's life that was upended by the horror of her murder. Lark's friend, Eve, and Lark's babysitting charge, Nyetta, are also haunted by Lark's death, and this difficult but beautifully-written
Conducting Coaching - A module summary (final)
Mentoring Placement students a module summary, with links to all of the module resources
ISS Update - Sept. 27, 2011
The International Space Station video update for Sept. 27, 2011.