Paper Planes and Aerodynamics
This video contains a lesson given to a fourth grade class. Watch as the students learn some very basic principles of aerodynamics. A general history of aviation is given - beginning with the Wright brothers. Video quality is mediocre but the video content is informative.
Proof (Advanced): Field from Infinite Plate (Part 1)
Electric field generated by a uniformly charged, infinite plate. This video, starts with a black screen because the instructor, in his conversational tone, uses it as a 'chalkboard.' Instructor uses different colors for clarification. Run time 13:27.
Very detailed description of bone anatomy. Good pronunciation of unfamiliar terms. Computer generated voice is used to explain the images in the video. Very limited animation, but detailed diagrams. Grades 9-12. 1:16 min.
Compare and Contrast Warm and Cold Fronts
In weather, fronts are defined as the boundaries between different air masses. Depending on the direction of movement and the characteristics of the air involved, different types of fronts form. In this visualization from McDougal Littell/TERC, see movement of warm and cold fronts as well as the characteristic clouds that are generated by each.
Count from 1 to 5 in French
Computer animation goes through 1-5 in French several different times and different ways. Content begins at 0:55.
1972: Apollo 16 -NASA
Apollo 16 was the tenth manned mission in the Apollo program, the fifth mission to land on the Moon and the first to land in the highlands area. Production quality is low due to the age of the video but informational content is good. Run time 27:22.
Invented Spelling in the Classroom
How invented spelling allows children to experience writing on their own earlier. Invented spelling allows children to work on the content of their writing rather than focusing on correct spelling of words.
How to Improve in Organization, Content, Word Choice, Voice and Sentence Fluency Part1
This program is a comical mock essay contest with cartoon character judges such as Aristotle. It will enhance student writing skills by helping them improve in organization, content, word choice, voice and sentence fluency. They will enhance these skills through the understanding of standard English conventions and through revising and editing their compositions. Students will learn to demonstrate their writing skills in a variety of writing styles, including: Narrative - Descriptive -Exposito
Sentence Content for Essays
Learn how to improve sentence content in this video. The instructor talks about sentence structure and vocabulary.
Sentence Content for Essays
Sentence Content for Essays. Part of the series: How to Write an Essay. Learn how to improve sentence content in this free video on essay writing.
How to Teach Math in Homeschool
How to Teach Math in Homeschool. Part of the series: Homeschooling Tips. Teach math in homeschool by purchasing user-friendly textbooks, hiring a tutor or by signing up for classes online. Learn several methods for teaching math to homeschoolers with tips from a...
BrainingCamp online middle school math software features rich and engaging content that enables students to apply their knowledge and skills to solve real-world problems.
StoryLords and Main Idea
Two children go on an adventure to learn how to determine the main idea of a story. Some of the content may be a little scary for very young children.
X-Rays: Inside The Linear Accelerator
A brief description of the components of a linear accelerator and an explanation on how X-rays are generated. Video shows the X-ray machine and the parts and explains how each part works. Grades 7-12. Includes closed captioning. 2:30 min.
Practicing Speeches: Content
When going over your recorded practice speech, this video teaches you to look at it closely for the quality and organization of your content. Learn how to practice for a speech from professional speaker and communications instructor Tracy Goodwin in this public speaking video.
Curriki Tutorial Video #7: Creating Resources from Scratch
This video explains, in detail, how to create and format content added "from scratch" using a blank content block. Run time 10:38.
Curriki Tutorial Video #4: Contributing Content
The fourth video in the series addresses the ways you can add content to Curriki. Run time 11:17.
The Stamp Act
Video accompanied with text dealing with the Stamp Act. "The peace treaty that ended the French and Indian War in 1763 eliminated New France as a military threat to the British colonists, and marked the start of the march toward American independence. The war effort, and British Prime Minister William Pitt’s decision to retain large numbers of troops in the American colonies after the conflict, doubled Great Britain’s national debt.
In an effort to raise revenues, Parliament enforced
This video is accompanied by text and it is about the political situation and political causes of the American Revolution. "The Revolution generated radical changes in the principles, opinions, and sentiments of the American people. New ideas and issues affected social customs, political ideals, and gender and racial roles as the thirteen colonies evolved into the United States. Debate and conflict over government authority, diverse state economies, federal control of western territories, and th
Introduce Yourself in French
This short video is in French only, but beginning French learners may use the images for context clues as to the content of thix very basic conversation.