Chain Rule for Finding Derivatives
Chain Rule for Finding Derivatives - Two quick and basic examples. For high school students. Appropriate for a student in Algebra 1 or Algebra 2.Seasoned math instructor demonstates on white board. Uses colored markers for clarification.
Helping Compulsive Talkers
Veteran teachers look at ways to help focus students that are compulsive talkers. Make your classroom more manageable and relieve stress by trying our suggestions. (2:37)
Multiplying Negative Integers
This video illustrates how to multiply integers, as used in basic high school Math courses. Good sound quality. Instructor uses camera that is focused on his paper for demonstration.
Introduction to the vector dot product.
The dot product is a way to multiply vectors. Dot products
could be expressed in equations, and also could be simplified. You must multiply the cosine of beta to multiply vectors. (EXAMPLE: Vector A DOT (multiply) Vector B). This ten minute video using a narrator and a smart board shows how this is done.
Different Kinds of Smarts:Multiple Intelligences-Session 4
This program delves into Harvard University professor Howard Gardner’s theory of multiple intelligences, describing how people have learning skills that differ in significant ways. Featured are teachers who share a class of five- through eight-year-olds, including several mainstreamed special needs students, and a ninth- and 10th-grade social studies teacher, with expert commentary from Howard Gardner
Count to 11 with the Numbears
This song with cartoon animation will help students learn to count to 11. Run time 02:25.
Intro to Algebra, Part 3
A math instructor plays a psychic game with a chart on a white board in order to introduce the concept of algebra. When he shows his psychic ability he explains how he actually did it using algebra with the example shown on a whiteboard.
One-Step Subtraction Equations
This video takes you through a one step subtraction equation and also shows you how to check your answer.
Solving For X Using Cupcakes
In this video, Bill Nye and "Toni the Baker" use cupcakes to explain the steps to solving a simple algebra equation. They balance the equation by getting all the x variables on one side and then simplifying. The video has the theme song at the beginning. Professionally produced and edited. Run time 03:18.
Dividing Integers (sv)
This piece focuses on the rules for dividing negative numbers.This video by Duane Habecker is part of the video collection at NextVista.org (http://nextvista.org), a proud partner of Curriki.
A rather dizzy Professor Bowley sacrifices his well-being in the name of science. Explains and shows momentum. Some of this video is for higher level students, but there are some experiments that are done that could be interesting to younger students. Video is of good quality and would be good for high school students. Run time 07:07.
Copyright Law-Fair Use
Copyright has a teeny tiny bit of leeway when it comes to using materials in an educational setting. Learn how to use resources wisely and in a legal manner through this video. (Running Time 11:01)
This is a strange but informative computer-animated video about plagiarism. (01:50)
How to Teach English Alphabets to Nursery Children
Teaching English alphabet letters to nursery children can be done
through song, drawing, writing and sculpting. Find ways to help children absorb the alphabet from an experienced English tutor in this video.
Corelli, Arcangelo - Christmas Concerto
One of the most popular violinists of all time, Corelli was also a beloved seventeenth-century composer. His famous Christmas work is still played during the holiday season. Watch a performance of it in this video clip. This clip is the music over a picture of the Christmas Tree. (6:06)
Illustrator E.B. Lewis Talks to Fifth Graders Part 2
Part 2 of Award winning illustrator, E.B Lewis giving a talk to Hidden Oak Elementary fifth graders on the importance of "Finding Your Passion" in life.
"Columbus’s return from the New World created an abundance of activity throughout Europe. Old World monarchs dispatched explorers and small armies to the newly discovered continent to establish outposts, spread religious beliefs, and seek treasure. The advanced Indian civilizations of South and Central America were prime targets for invasion because of their abundance of gold and silver. As Spain and Portugal battled for legal rights to the New World, Pope Alexander VI, a Spaniard, mediate
Achilles Book One- Life
This is part 1 of the the life of Achilles. Achilles was a Greek hero of the Trojan War, the central character and the greatest warrior of Homer's Iliad. Achilles also has the attributes of being the most handsome of the heroes assembled against Troy. His life story is depicted through ancient artwork with text at the bottom about his life with background music.
A lesson for kids to learn beginning English body parts words with this fun and entertaining animated video clip. In the lesson children can study, practice, and review body part words.