The Shoemaker and The Elves There was once a shoemaker, who worked very hard and was very honest, but he could not earn enough to make a living. All he had in the world was gone, just leather enough to make one pair of shoes. He cut out his leather, all ready to make up the next day. In the morning he sat himself down to his work, but there stood the shoes all ready-made. The man did not know what to say or think. &n
There was once a shoemaker, who worked very hard and was very honest, but he could not earn enough to make a living. All he had in the world was gone, just leather enough to make one pair of shoes. He cut out his leather, all ready to make up the next day. In the morning he sat himself down to his work, but there stood the shoes all ready-made. The man did not know what to say or think. &n
The Goose Girl, Part 1 of 2
The classic tale from the Brothers Grimm called "The Goose Girl" is included in a video that begins with the slide, "Tales From The Brothers Grimm, Read By Grant R. Barrett." He is seen sitting and reading in his home in casual attire. There are no illustrations or animations in this video. Part 1 of 2 (7:34)
The Fall of Rome part 3 - Docudrama Series
The third part of the episode that shows how the empire fell. Here conspirators plan what to do to the emperor and to Rome.
THE FALL OF ROME part 4 - Docudrama series
There is crisis in Rome. Citizens turn to the Senate trying to find a solution. The were hungry people in a wealthy city full of gold. There are talks until they reach agreement. Public Buildings were left empty of riches in an attempt to avoid war. But gold was not enough, they would ask for more.
The Fall of Rome part 6 - Docudrama series
After the battle, the Emperor's army is defeated. Alaric's men want revenge. They want to destroy the city. Alaric marches into Rome and tries to get people´s support.
The Fall of Rome part 7 - Docudrama Series
The Senate goes against its Emperor and choses Atalus, the Emperor's former advisor, as a new leader. Alanis supports him. The deposed Emperor decides to pose a blockade to Rome's trade. As the citizens starve, the new leader loses popularity. Alaric turns against the new leader.
The Fall of Rome part 8 - Docudrama series
Alaric asks to negotiate with the former Emperor. He demands land. 410 AD, Alaric and the emperor are about to meet but battle breaks out. Alaric's barbarean army finally fell upon the city.
The Roman Empire: Years of Eruption-Episode 4 fo 4
Rival generals fight for control in Rome; Mount Vesuvius erupts; Emperor Trajan expands the empire.
The Catcher in The Rye
This video was made by a student for an English class. It gives an explanation of the book ,The Catcher In The Rye by J.D. Salinger. The video uses clips from Igby Goes Down to summarize The Catcher in the Rye.
Biography: H.G. Wells: Time Traveler
Herbert George Wells is best know as the author of The Time Machine, The War of the Worlds, The Invisible Man and other works of striking invention that pioneered 20th century science fiction.
What is "Authentic" Assessment?
A three minute video that explains what authentic assessment means according to Educators at New York's School of the Future. Gives specific examples and planning ideas on how to implement this assessment. A good professional development video.
Getting Organised for the New (School) Year
This British six minute video gives some ideas of what teachers face at the beginning of the school year. Note that some of these classrooms would be declared a fire hazard in the United States by some fire marshals due to the amount of paper on the walls.
Telephone: Preschool Games
Telephone: Preschool Games. Part of the series: Games for Pre-School. Whisper a message to one child, and have the message travel throughout the class. See how the telephone message changes! A fun game for preschool kids or little children in this video.
200 Videos for Pre-K to Kindergarten
This collection of short videos deals with arts, crafts, counting games, and other activities to help younger children learn. There are over 16 pages of them so it will take you time to find the ones you like from the song about the days of the weak to using M and Ms to learn to make patterns.
How to Teach Reading & Writing to EFL
A good way to teach reading and writing to an English foreign
language (EFL) student is by speaking slowly, clearly and with
repetition. Learn about teaching annunciating and writing the English language with from a school teacher in this video.
Tessellation Song about Translation
This is a song about translation. The setting is on a beach and students decorate the surf boards with geometric shapes and then they go surfing. The video quality is slightly blurry.
Note Durations Explained
This video discusses how to count different not values in a measure. (6:20)
How to Read Sheet Music : Understanding Rhythmic Notation & Quarter Notes
Rhythmic notation uses quarter notes, half notes, whole notes and more. Learn about quarter notes, time signatures and the 4/4 meter in this free music theory. This is a great tool for high school aged children with little music background. (3:22)
How Music Works 4 - Bass - Part 1 Narrator is Howard Goodall. Bass is music’s youngest element, it has only been around for four centuries, but since then it has been on an extraordinary journey. The bass line in a piece of music is its foundation, it roots, these days it is an essential it is central to all the music you hear. This video is about how bass works. A bass line gives a piece of music its distinguishing characteristic. V
Narrator is Howard Goodall. Bass is music’s youngest element, it has only been around for four centuries, but since then it has been on an extraordinary journey. The bass line in a piece of music is its foundation, it roots, these days it is an essential it is central to all the music you hear. This video is about how bass works. A bass line gives a piece of music its distinguishing characteristic. V
Judaism in America
This is a video accompanied by a slide presentation. There is an interview with Rabbi Levi who talk about traditions and Judaism in America. There is some historical background and there is reference to Sabbath and other traditions.