Les Paul on Django
1:25 Les Paul talks about Django Reinhardt and shows a Selmer guitar that he says was given to him by Django. This is possibly the guitar that Charles Delaunay took to America for Django in 1946 but was damaged in transit.
Les Paul helped Naguine and Babik Reinhardt when they
were virtually pennyless after Django died. It has been claimed that
this Selmer was given to Les by Naguine after Django died but if he
(Django) really did own this model, it does not show
How Babies Learn Languages
This 13:27 long video is a lecture that helps solve the puzzle of why babies can learn languages within a limited amount of time. A great graph is presented to show the sharp learning curve. The lecture explains the importance of how young people learn to discriminate sounds while older humans cannot do this. Exceptional data.
Student Intro Video: The Digital Footprint
This two minute video is an animated introduction that asks students to think about how whatever you do or say online is permanent and can be found by other people. It is recommended as an introduction to videos on online privacy.
Mountain Hare in Snowy Habitat
This short video gives excellent real life footage of Mountain Hares in a snowy habitat. Students will enjoy the close up views of these amazing creatures. The Mountain Hare has a lighter build than the brown hare, and is easily distinguished by its tail, which is completely white throughout the year, whereas in the brown hare the tail has a black upper surface. The ears are tipped with black, and the coat is brown in summer, turning white during winter. This is a great resource to help bui
Los secretos del Sol - (The History Channel) parte 4 de 4
Existen miles de millones de estrellas en el universo, pero sólo una domina nuestro vecindario celestial, el Sol. Es tan grande, que en todo su volumen podrían caber un millón de planetas Tierra y tan poderoso, que cada segundo produce una cantidad de energía equivalente a mil millones de bombas de hidrógeno de un megatón.
El Sol es el gran motor que impulsa nuestro sistema solar, suministrando la energía que hace posible la existencia de vi
Easy System to Solve Word Problems
This 7:30 long video shows how to teach a step by step process to solve word problems. The video moves slowly and is easy to follow using the BUCK system that is explained. This one is math related.
The Business of Farming
This 4:32 long video explains how more than 350 different commodities are grown in California and the fact that approximately 15 percent of U.S. agricultural products, statistics are an important tool for agricultural economists to keep up with supply and demand. This is a good overview of what farmers use and explains what organic farming is as well as different types of farming.
Running time 4:30 minutes
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