Solving Trigonometric Equations
Shows steps by steps how to salve Trig Equations. THe video uses an instructor and close up video of paper with the equations. Run time 10:05.
Clay Alphabet Wigglies
This educational video shows children how to learn the alphabet with
fun! Not only is this educational, but it’s also fun for kids!
Weather: Report or Predict it
An animation with a great many decisions to be made. Students get immediate feedback. There are some parts that are not well explained, but a teacher can provide the missing elements in most cases.
Winslow Homer on Prouts Neck
This 6:26 long video goes into detail about Homer's work at Prouts Neck where he lived and painted some of his best work. The video also shows his studio. Several of his most famous works are shown, but the teacher may need to stop the video to explain what they are and how they were done.
Beginnings of Civilization
A slide presentation about the origins of Civilization. There is information about the first cities and a lot of vocabulary related to the topic. (No narration but lots of text and graphics)
Mac vs PC
Watch this video about Macs and PCs on HowStuffWorks. Andy and Sean show you the pros and cons to both the Mac and the PC in this video from LabRats.tv/
Calculating Compound Interest
Compound Interest is another fundamental investing concept. This video goes through a simple example showing the calculations year to year. Power point style is used to clearly show the process.Provided by http://www.kanjoh.com./
This video is a high school physics project that includes clear audio explanations about electromagnets and electro magnetic energy. This applies to generators, electromagnets, solenoids, and speakers. The video gives you a very specific examples: how a stereo speaker works, a magnetic toy, . Run time 8:08.
Esperanto for children - numbers and other words
Learn to count and how to say how old you are. This video uses pictures of Playmobil toys. The numbers in Esperanto are built in a very regular and logical way. Run time 02:43.
How time dilation works and how it affects you. See the effects on time and traveling near the speed of light... Einstein called these rules the special theory of relativity. Run time 07:39.
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
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.
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.