American Experience: The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
This video provides an extensive view and insight into the events that occurred on April 14, 1865. Just days after the Civil War ended, President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated at Ford's Theatre. As a fractured nation mourned, a manhunt closed in on his assassin, the twenty-six-year-old actor, John Wilkes Booth. This professionally-made video from PBS is part of a series titled American Experience. (1:24:13)
How to Teach Beginner's Cursive Writing
Beginner's cursive writing should be taught by first associating letters that are similar in both cursive and print form. Emphasize pen direction when teaching cursive handwriting with tips from a writing instructor and former classroom teacher in this free video on writing lessons and teaching strategies.
Handwriting Lesson: Teaching Children Cursive Name
Children have fun forming writing their names in cursive doing
Wet-dry-try on the Blackboard with Double lines. This multisensory
hands-on activity is an easy way to refine teach motor skills, mature
grasp, and cursive connections letter formations and connections.
President John Kennedy's speech at Madison Square Garden
President John Kennedy makes an address at Madison Square Gardens. Discussions include minimum wage, overtime page, medical care (health care), social security and other topics. End has narration by Al Mann, ABC.
Kennedy on integration at the University of Alabama
Kennedy sends troops to integrate the University of Alabama
1960 Presidential Election: Kennedy Vs. Nixon
This is part of the actual video of a debate between John F. Kennedy vs. Richard Nixon. This video was published by Kennedy's election team and you only here some of his arguments. (4:16)
President Richard Nixon - Address Announcing Resignation
News video of President Nixon as he announces his resignation as US President.
President Nixon Victory Speech 1968
Speech just after being elected.
1968 Presidential Election Commercial
An actual commercial that aired during the 1968 presidential race. The Republicans nominated Richard M. Nixon, who was attempting a political comeback after losing the 1960 presidential election and the 1962 California gubernatorial race. Nixon claimed to speak for the "silent majority" of law-abiding citizens whose voices were presumably drowned out amidst the social upheaval, and he promised a return to the stability of the Eisenhower years. (0:59)
President Richard Nixon Interview: The Purpose of Life
President Richard M. Nixon discusses the purpose of lifeand the meaninglessness of retirement.
Ultimate Success Vocabulary: Lesson 4
Increase and improve vocabulary with this clip. Vocabulary words are defined. Each slide shows the word, definition and and an example of the word used in a sentence. A narrator reads the word, definition, and sentence.
Prepositions In On Under Next To (song)
This catchy song does a nice job of illustrating four prepositions through very simple illustrations that accompany the on-screen lyrics.
Grover and the Fly in the Soup - about prepositions
In this Sesame Street video, Grover's customer has a fly in his soup--not under, next to, or on, but in.
Preposition Song Introducing Prepositions to Young Students
Cute video teaching prepositions-next to, in on, under, behind, in front of, between. Catchy tune is sung while matching pictures and words are shown on screen. Many of the phrases used in song are also rhyming words. The song is repeated several times with different prepositions (3:25).
Long Word Song-Syllabication
Learn how to read multi-syllable words by listening to this song and watching how they divide the word into syllables on the screen. (1:17)
Between the Lions: Gawain's Word - jig Sir “j” and Sir “ig” bring an Irish flavor to Blending Fields, as they charge together at high speed to make a word “jig”. Host Gawain is on hand to bring you all the action. Video is average quality, it is short, but shows how sounds are put together to make words. This video would be good for preschool/kindergarten children.
Sir “j” and Sir “ig” bring an Irish flavor to Blending Fields, as they charge together at high speed to make a word “jig”. Host Gawain is on hand to bring you all the action. Video is average quality, it is short, but shows how sounds are put together to make words. This video would be good for preschool/kindergarten children.
Dog vs. Chicken
This dog overcomes a chicken obsession with Cesar's help. Trainer gets respect by dominating the dog - through discipline. This video is part of a seiries aired by National Geographic on dog behaviors. Run time 03:19.
Get in the Car Doggy!
The dog trainer, Cesar uses a unique strategy to help Olive (the doggy)overcome her fear of the car - and lead a normal life. The trainer takes small steps to teach the dog with positive and negative reinforcement. This short, professional video is from a series aired by National Geographic on dog behaviors. Run time 03:41.
Man vs. Dog
Through immersion with a pack of calm submissive dogs, Cesar (the dog trainer) helps a father overcome his fear of dogs.Video is part of a series aired by National Geographic on dog behavior. Run time 02:43.
Dog Behaviors Modified
Maltese dogs named Maggie and Molly cause trouble around the retirement home. A dog owner must take a leadership role. This video is part of a series aired by National Geographic on dog behaviors. Run time 03:30