This video is a recoreding of a speech by President Benjamin Harrison.
Egypt's Ten Greatest Discoveries: Daily Life in Egypt
This video shows how the discover of a community of stone built houses resulted in some important discovers about how the workers in Egypt lived. Good images. Students might benefit from having a map of the area to show its location and its relation to the Nile.
Billie Holiday singing "Summertime"
One of the best known songs by Billie Holiday. The video is a photograph of her while she is singing over it. (2:56)
A video tour of France, featuring food and architechture.
Facts about Germany
A video presenting facts about Germany. Pictures of Germany past ad present with music playing in the background. (amateur video) The music used is a bit distracting but the slides are good.
Alternate Exterior Angles
This video describes how alternate exterior angles are formed by a transversal intersecting two parallel lines. They are located "outside" the two parallel lines but on opposite sides of the transversal, creating two pairs (four total angles) of alternate exterior angles. Alternate exterior angles are congruent, meaning they have equal measure. (1:04)
Johnny Appleseed Pt. 1
1948 Version Of Johnny Appleseed part 1. Run time 88:47.
Johnny Appleseed Pt. 2
1948 Version of Johnny Appleseed pt 2. Run time 08:48.
Martin Luther King Jr. and Civil Rights in Hip Hop Style by Flocabulary
This video is from "Hip-Hop U.S. History" by Flocabulary and is in a slideshow format using mostly black and white still shots. This rap is about civil rights and includes a couple of lines from Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have A Dream" speech. The lyrics are flashed across the screen during the rap.
Martin Luther King on Malcolm X
In this video the Reverend Martin Luther King responds to Malcolm X's criticisms of his philosophy during an interview.
Pluto - Bill Nye the Science Guy
Bill Nye talks about why Pluto should't be called a planet. Bill Nye explains a dwarf planet and explains the process of science and how we continually are learning new things. Run time 01:36.
Video images of Exit Glacier, Kenai Peninsula, Alaska. Exit Glacier is unusual in that it allows hikers to climb up to the Harding Ice Field which is the source of the glacier. The video gives an excellent idea of the scale of an average hanging glacier, as well as the setting in south-central Alaska. No narration however a few facts are given on the bottom of the screen. Run time 01:12.
Introduction to Heredity
In this video, Sal Khan discusses heredity and classical genetics, dominant and recessive traits, plus heterozygous and homozygous genotypes. Mr. Khan uses the Paint Program (with different colors) to illustrate his points. Sal Khan is the recipient of the 2009 Microsoft Tech Award in Education.
All About Honesty (song-stories about telling the truth from Mr. Stanley)
This song is all about telling the truth with examples from school situations is the focus of this 2:40 long video. A good video for younger students to discuss due to the music and graphics that don't do well with older students.
Gerald Ford Inauguration
Vice President Gerald Ford was sworn in as the 38th President of the United States after the resignation of President Nixon.
American Obesity Benchmark
This video takes a look at Americas' obesity epidemic. There are lots of facts and stats. It shares a lot of information about choosing the right foods and not processed foods. This video is very in-depth and detailed.....well done! (8:40)
Let's Move: Michelle Obama on Childhood Obesity
A two minute video about what Michelle Obama learned and how she is trying to create community awareness of the challenge of childhood obesity.
A Short Military History of the USA
Done with photos and music. This four minute video is more a salute to editing video. Nothing of value except as an example of what students can do when making videos.
Land Of The Tiger - Sacred Waters, Part 4
This documentary, which is suitable for older elementary, middle school, and high school students, explores the wildlife of the Indian subcontinent living in close proximity to the Ganges and Brahmaputra rivers. 9:51
Land Of The Tiger - Sacred Waters, Part 5
This documentary, which is suitable for older elementary, middle school, and high school students, explores the wildlife of the Indian subcontinent living in close proximity to the Ganges and Brahmaputra rivers. Run time 08:08.