Secrets Of Egypt: Cleopatra (Part 5/5)
'Cleopatra VII Philopator (in Greek, Κλεοπάτρα Φιλοπάτωρ; January 69 BC –August 12, 30 BC) was the last effective pharaoh of Egypt's Ptolemaic dynasty, (Cleopatra VII, Wikipedia, 2009). This documentary features narration and scholarly commentary and is suitable for high school students. Contains content from National Geographic.
This video introduces vocabulary related to the Family. There are definitions and simple dialogues using the words in content and explanations. There are descriptions of different members of the family. There are examples of the use of the verb TO HAVE. (It may be useful for kids any age learning English as a second Language)
Mobl21 - Elementary School Content Stream Demo
This brief video explores several content streams created to showcase how Mobl21 can meet the needs of elementary school students. The video is a brief tutorial for mobl21.com. Run time 02:41.
Mobl21 - Middle School Content Streams
21st Century e-Teacher Lacy Krell from the Virginia Beach City Public Schools explores several content streams for middle school students. This video is a brief tutorial for mobl21.com Run time 02:27.
Mobl21 - High School Content Stream Examples
21st Century e-Teacher Lacy Krell of the Virginia Beach City Public Schools explores several content streams for high school students. This video is a brief tutorial for mobl21.com. Run time 03:37.
Identify and Count Coins
Students will learn to count pennies by one's and nickels by 5's. User clicks through the slides.
Using Different Coin Combinations to Make Equal Amounts
Students will learn to use different groups of coins to make equal amounts. User clicks through the slides.
Using the Fewest Coins to Show an Amount of Money
Students will learn to use the fewest coins to show an amount of money. Start with the coin of the greatest value and count up. User clicks through the slides.
Identify and Compare Coins
Students will learn the name of penny, nickel and dime as well as how the coin is worth. Try to figure out how much money you would have if you have a nickel and two pennies. User clicks through the slides.
Making Change from a Given Amount
Using problem solving strategies- understand, plan, solve and look back, students will make change from an amount given to them. Starting from the cost of the item, count coins and bills until you reach the amount paid. Then count coins and bills to find the amount of change. Uses metacognitive strategies. User clicks through the slides.
Compare, Order and Measure Length
Students will learn how to measure objects by counting unifix cubes (non-standard measurement), compare lengths of unifix cube trains and put trains in order. User clicks through the slides.
Cups, Pints, and Quarts
Students will be shown how cups, pints and quarts differ. The slides model how these measure compare in capacity. 2 cups=1 pint, 2 pints=1 quart, 4 cups=1 quart. User clicks through the slides.
Telling Time to the Half Hour
Using the hour and minute hands, students will learn how to tell time to the half hour. When it is half past an hour, the hour hand is between two numbers and the minute hand is on the 6. User clicks through the slides.
How to Make Floating Bubbles
VideoJug user KipKay shows you how to make bubbles float. This is a
great science project that kids will love, so learn how to make
All you need to make amazing floating bubbles is some of kid’s magic
soap bubbles and some dry ice in a large container. Dry ice is basically
carbon dioxide in
a solid form - it’s frozen at minus 109 degrees. It doesn’t melt; it
turns from a solid right to a gas, in this case carbon dioxide gas.
The Singing Donkey True friends give sound advice and we should always listen to them. The singing donkey learned this the difficult way! Story is about a donkey who became friends with a fox. Every night the donkey and his friend would go to a cucumber farm and eat to their hearts’ content. One night the donkey starts to sing and the fox tells him not to because he will make the guards angry. The fox then tells the donk
True friends give sound advice and we should always listen to them. The singing donkey learned this the difficult way! Story is about a donkey who became friends with a fox. Every night the donkey and his friend would go to a cucumber farm and eat to their hearts’ content. One night the donkey starts to sing and the fox tells him not to because he will make the guards angry. The fox then tells the donk
Sonnet No. 1: By William Shakespeare
Read in a deep, rich, lush voice by Bertram Selwyn, the only person to record all of Shakespeare's sonnets on YouTube, and to offer the recordings free to the world. The text appears overlying a famous portrait of Shakespeare. Voice over. "From fairest creatures we desire increase, That thereby beauty's rose might never die, But as the riper should by time decease, His tender heir might bear his memory: But thou, contracted to thine own bright eyes, Feed'st thy light'st flame with self-
Understanding Shakespeare's Sonnets
In the year of the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's sonnets (1609)Professors Stanley Wells, CBE, and Jonathan Bate, CBE, talk to Paul Edmondson about the content of these love sonnets. (37:58)
Information About Betelgeuse
There are fascinating images (some are computer-generated) in this video of the red supergiant star Betelgeuse. Features a surface video and a picture of the spectacular supernova explosion. When it explodes, it may become a Pulsar surrounded by a big nebula.
Computer simulations by Bernd Freytag. Suitable for older elementary, middle school, snd high school students.
Look! Up in the Sky! The Very Best of Hubble
This video features fascinating images as seen through the lens of the Hubble telescope and is suitable for all ages. Contains content from NATOarts. The very best images from the Hubble Space Telescope have been blended with music from "Beat of the Moment" to bring you this mind blowing interstellar experience http://hubblesite.org/
After Beethoven's father started drinking, the income his young son generated was the family's main source of support. The days were dark, and dreadful, for the young musician.
"You have nothing more to teach me," an exasperated, impertinent Beethoven once told his father.
Escaping the turmoil in his own house, Beethoven found peace at the home of friends - Eleonore and Stephan von Breuning - whose mother (Helene) understood the growing child was fragile, ne