Judson Laipply: History of Dance
As with all YouTube videos block out comments. This is a fun video of one man's take-off on dance moves over recent times. A good video to encourage students to try their own versions. Kids are going to love this, teachers, too. Run time 06:01
Programming in C Tutorial
This is a short tutorial on how to get stated programing in C. This video was made by our school's Mentoring Center and was intended to help our students get started with the setup provided to them.
How to Choose the Right Bird Feeder
A three minute interview wit Susan Maranhao about using bird feeders to attract birds to your yard and it includes different types of birds as well. Good instructions.
Lovebirds are a stout member of the parrot family. This video will help students build background knowledge for this species of birds. This would work well in conjunction with a story about birds and/or a unit/lesson on birds. Students will enjoy the vivid colors of the birds and background. (1:00)
Reptiles: 11 videos on all types
You can scan down the offerings to find the one your class would benefit most from. The one here is on snakes and is three minutes in duration. Good videos to enable the students to see how they have evolved over time.
Wild Kratts-Mom of a Croc-Part 1 of 2
The Kratt Brothers explore reptiles such as the Nile crocodile, hippopotamus, monitor lizard, and soft-shelled turtle. Most of this video is an animation about a mother croc. The Kratt brothers watch and discuss the nesting rituals of the mom croc. Facts about nesting are shared. This is a good teaching resource for a science lesson/unit on reptiles and would work well in conjunction with a story/basal on alligators, turtles, and/or reptiles. This is part 1 of 2. (14:06)
The Galapagos Islands take their name from the giant land Tortoises that live there. (01:05)
Basic Spanish Vocabulary - Places
In this video you will see and hear the Spanish words for places that you might go. The video contains Spanish audio and shows English translations on the screen along with pictures that represent the words.
This clip provides an introduction to Spanish Vocabulary. The English words are shown alongside the Spanish words.
In this video you can learn some basic english to spanish translations.
Supernatural (sharks and dolphins)
This is a documentary about the characteristics of sharks and dolphins. The documentary details how the animals are able to hunt and survive in the ocean. Run time 08:17.
At elevations of 6500 feet, its too cold for trees to grow. Yet its here, above the tree line, where mountain goats thrive. Learn more about these amazing rock-hopping animals as well as their adaptations that help them survive in the high mountains. Run time 01:54.
The Number Five
A presentation showing the number five. Many things that come in fives (such as fingers and quintets) are presented. A slideshow, no sound; simple text, large font size.
Calendars in the Night Sky
This video explores the use of constellations as a calendar in the night sky. Astronomers have used them in this way for a long time (From "The Universe" series.) Run time 09:48.
Spanish Lesson - Preterite Regular -IR Verbs
Learn how to conjugate regular IR verbs in the Preterite tense. Speaking in the past tenses is an intermediate level topic that will help greatly expand a learner's vocabulary. The video is in lecture format with the instructor standing in front of a black screen. The black screen includes written examples of the lesson. Run time 03:39.
Spanish Lesson - formal vs. informal
A very basic introduction to the difference between tú and usted. Figure out how to use different levels of formality along with some good examples in Spanish. (The quality could be a little better.)
Que Hora Es - What Time Is It?
Learn the vocabulary and grammar associated with asking for and giving time in Spanish. You need to already know your numbers 1-30 before working on this lesson. Run time 07:27.
¿Cómo Eres? – Describing Your Personality
Use the verb ser to answer the question, "¿Cómo eres?" or what are you like? In addition to talking about the grammar behind this concept the video also introduces a bunch of vocabulary words that can be used to describe yourself. Run time 05:53.
Action,Helping, Linking Verb Song
This video teaches action, helping, and linking verbs with a song. The words of the song appear on a green board and each type of verb is defined in the song. ( 4:14)
Counting from 10 to 20 (Song)
In this simple song, children hear and see how to count from 10 to 20. Graphical images of the numbers are shown - as the singer sings each number - while the song progresses.