Teen Drug Abuse
This is a public service announcement on teen drug abuse. Be aware of it and help the problem stop. The video offers interestic statistics. (1:57)
This video explains the parallel structure concept and provides many examples. In the video the narrator explains parallel structure means that parts of a sentences that have the same grammatical function and have the same grammatical form. She reviews some correct and incorrect examples.
Structuring a Story With Aristotle's 6 Elements of Drama
Structuring a Story With Aristotle's 6 Elements of Drama. Part of the series: Creative Writing Tips for Students & Teachers. Aristotle's six elements of drama will ensure a great story, and these elements include plot, characters, diction, theme, spectacle and rhythm or music.
Learn English Through Song- Lesson 29- Use Of Would Rather
Learn English Through Song "El Condor Pasa" by Simon and Garfunkel. Learn English Through Song helps English Second Language (ESL) students study speaking, conversation, vocabulary, pronunciation, listening and grammar. In this musical slide show with images the the lyrics are shown for El Condor Pasa along with text explanation for stating preference with "would rather" based on the lyrics from the song. More songs at learn-to-speak-english-esl.com.
Australian Women's Weekly Body Balance exercise program
Fiona demonstrates the exercises from her article in the April 2009 edition of the Australian Women's Weekly magazine.The video says you should walk 30 minutes a day then do these exercises to increase body balance. (3:27)
Improv Activity -- Movement Words
Improvisation exercise. Each dancer had a different movement word that they were supposed to follow. Can you guess who had what movement word? (04:31)
How to Write a Business Letter
This video describes the steps you need to follow to write a business letter in English. There is no sound in this video, but the descriptions and pictures of each and every step are explicit and clear.
Identifying Dance Music Choreography Parts
Identifying Dance Music Choreography Parts. Part of the series: Beginning Choreography for Hip Hop Dancing. Trying to choreograph a dance? Learn how to listen to different parts of the music in this free video clip from professional hip hop dance choreographer. (1:30)
A Tour of the White House with Jackie Kennedy (Pt. 3)
A Black and white video tape of a White House tour with Jackie Kannedy by CBS from 1962. This was broadcast nationwide
A Tour of the White House with Jackie Kennedy (Pt. 4)
A black and white video tape of a tour of the White House with Jackie Kennedy by CBS in 1962.
Allied Bombing of Berlin
This historical footage, from Universal Newsreels, depicts the first American bombing of Berlin. Prepared for viewing by Americans in movie theaters, this March 20, 1944 video includes interviews with flight crew members after their return to England. (05:46)
The Concentration Camps in World War Two and Roosevelt's Death
In this five minute video students learn about the German concentration camps and shows the piles of bodies left in the camps. This video has many disturbing images and is NOT for younger students. A teacher review is a MUST. However, this video does show exactly what the Germans and others did to the Jews. The video ends with the death of President Roosevelt and its impact.
World At War: Alone (4th) 4 of 6
The fourth episode about the British having to deal with the Nazis from May 1940-1941. The Battle of Britain, retreats in Greece, Crete and Tobruk, and life in Britain between the evacuation at Dunkirk and Operation Barbarossa. Interviewees include Anthony Eden, J.B. Priestley, Sir Max Aitken, Lieutenant General Adolf Galland and Sir John "Jock" Colville.
Shows the aftermath of the raid of September 7th-may be too graphic for younger children.(9:41)
This National Geographic maps allows students to explore the relative location of places in Mississippi and Mississippi's relative location to other states.
The Five Themes of Geography
In this video, students will learn about geography terms--absolute and relative location (longitude and latitude), cultural and physical place characteristics, environment, and more. Very good visuals and examples are given. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections in the classroom. (2:31)
Produced by Thomas Edison-this is an example of early American film making. (0:21)
Riverdance finale, featuring Michael Flatley, Jean Butler and lots of extremely talented irish dancers. Truly amazing! I want to see that show so badly :(
Homes and Houses
This video is a slide show that presents vocabulary related to homes, houses and buildings. The words are written and and read out twice.
Web Site Evaluation
Short video shows how to evaluate a web site for quality. It discusses all the important points for evaluating a website for crediability. (1:53)
McCulloch v. Maryland
A Dramatization of the legal case, McCulloch v. Maryland, that set the precedent that states could not tax functions of the federal government.