When to Use a Question Mark
A question mark should be used after a direct question is asked. Discover why question marks shouldn't be used in indirect questions. The teacher shows examples on her computer screen in this live action movie. (1:47)
How to Use Parentheses
Parentheses are often used to offset an intense moment or a weak moment of a sentence. Use parentheses to emphasize or take away from what's going on in a sentence with help from a certified tutor in this video. (1:22)
Homophones Quiz Part 2 of 2
This is an electronic worksheet testing the knowledge of homophones - words that sounds alike, have different spellings and different meanings. For example, knight and night. This video lets the student practice homophones by filling in the blanks of sentences. Answers are provided. (5:57)
Video discusses homonyms and then students play a game using homonyms. A sentence is made, but rather than using the homonyms they read the sentence with the word "porcupine" where the homonym goes. For example, The sky is porcupine. Everyone stared when I porcupined my nose. Then someone needs to guess the homonym, in this case it is blue/blew. Other examples are given. Good video and good idea of the game played, could be played at home or in th
Homonyms (Version 2)
Another homonym game. Starts with an explanation of what homonyms are and then gives directions for the game. Create a sentence that gives a description of the homonyms. For example; The man in armor rode his horse in the dark. The homonym pair is knight/night. Students can create and play this game at home or at school. Good video and good idea. Good for elementary grade students.
Homonyms (part 1) This video has Wordboy helping a child learn about homophones. In this video students are given a sentence and they need to fill in the appropriate homophone to complete the sentence. Video can be stopped, student can work through the sentences and the video restarted. End of video gives a review of what homophones are: words that sound alike, have different spellings, and have different meanings. More sentences are given with w
This video has Wordboy helping a child learn about homophones. In this video students are given a sentence and they need to fill in the appropriate homophone to complete the sentence. Video can be stopped, student can work through the sentences and the video restarted. End of video gives a review of what homophones are: words that sound alike, have different spellings, and have different meanings. More sentences are given with w
Bip Bippadotta's Opposite song
This video is a song from Sesame Street that sings about various opposite pairs.
Buddhism: Siddhartha Gautama
A short video giving an overview of Siddhartha Gautama the founder of Buddhism his history according to legend, and his founding of the religion.
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The Coin Song
This is an introduction to the four most frequently used U.S. coins and their value. Animated cartoon images show pennies, nickels, dimes, quarters and one dollar. Song counts by fives with nickels, by 10s with dimes and by 25s with quarters to make one dollar. (2:24)
Rational Inequalities, Part 1
In an easy conversational tone, the instructor uses the computer screen as his 'blackboard' (and different colors to emphasis his points) to demonstrate two ways to solve a rational inequality (or an inequality involving a fractional expression).
Genesis Chapter 43 - New International Version of the Bible
This video contains a high quality narration of The Book of Genesis, Chapter 43, from the New International Version of the Bible. Scriptures read by professional voice actors, along with good music and sound effects. No moving images.
Joseph Pt 1 of 6
A realistic portrayal of the Old Testament story of Joseph, favorite son of Jacob, and great-grandson of Abraham, who was left to die by his brothers, but who rose to become prime minister of Egypt. Joseph governed the country during a seven-year famine, during which his brothers visited Egypt seeking grain, only to encounter their brother, whom they had long presumed dead. Brings the Old Testament to life.
Exodus Chapter 12 - New International Version of the Bible
This video contains a high quality narration of The Book of Exodus, Chapter 12, from the New International Version of the Bible. Scriptures read by professional voice actors, along with good music and sound effects. No moving images.
Why Does Helium Change Your Voice?
Why does sucking on helium make your voice sound funny? See if this question can stump Dr. Charlotte Grayson. Helium is a colorless and odorless gas, and lighter than air. It changes your voice by altering the environment where sounds are formed. Run time 01:27.
How Does the Earth Change? Part 2
This brief video is only one minute and fifteen seconds, but in this short time, the narrator discusses volcanoes and earthquakes.
What Minerals Make Up the Earth's Surface?
What Minerals Make Up the Earth's Surface? Earth's surface is primarily composed of seven major elements that are found in abundance, including oxygen, silicon, aluminum, iron, magnesium, calcium and potassium. (01:57)
Pendemonium - Apostrophes and Double Negatives part 4
Students learn about apostrophes and double negatives, as well as the Moon, Mars, and Milky Way when they follow the fast-paced adventures of a "pentastic" foursome into space. Seemingly ordinary writing implements named Florentina, Arturo, Buzz, and Penny come to life and try to stop a smelly Dark Marker from taking over the universe by solving clues based on good grammar.
Electrons - Sixty Symbols
Most people know what an electron is - or do they? Interesting video on electrons, what they are, how they behave, and what happens to them. Video is of good quality and would be good for high school students. Run time 06:46.
This is an excellent presentation in which the lecturer discusses
the electrons (08:26) in easy-to-understand terms. This is a clip from a larger segment and is done in a lecture-style format. There are times when the instructor is in a small window in the corner while he points out specifics.