Public Speaking Tip for Kids - Using Humor in a Speech

This video explains to students about using humor in speeches.  Humor actually has many great functions in a speech, it relaxes the speaker, relaxes the audience, and it makes a connection with the audience.  The narrator uses this for all audiences if you can’t think of a joke, say to the audience; please stand up, then tell them to sit down, then tell them there is no reason to do that, I just love the power of being in front of
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Basic French - The Verbs Etre and Aimer
This video explains the uses the verbs etre (to be) and aimer (to like or to love) and is suitable for all beginning French-language learners.
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Learn French Verbs - Aimer - Imparfait
Learn French verbs - Aimer - Imparfait. This short video has the imperfect forms of the aimer (the verb 'to like' or 'to love'). The instructor shows how to use the the imperfect aimer with I, you, he, she, they, etc. The words appear on the screen as the instructor speaks.
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How to Write an Effective Essay
In this lesson, the instructor gives a simple method for writing a good, effective essay in English. The instructor advises the viewer to start with a question mark. (This finder would like to point out that the instructor writes the question on the board wrong, but the information contained in the video is good. The question might have been written "Which is better: love or money?")
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Khalil Gibran - Love
Words About Love - inspirational words on love.
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Habanera from Carmen by Georges Bizet
Romanian soprano Angela Gheorghiu sings the Habanera, from Bizet's opera "Carmen" (2002).  The aria is about the different ways that someone can fall in love.  Carmen is an opera about a gypsy who unfortunately falls in love with two men, Don Jose, a lieutenant and Escamillo, a famous bull fighter. (4:42)

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Jorinde and Joringel - pt. 1 of 3
Jorinde and Joringel is a Grimm's tale in which true love triumphs over evil enchantment in this story of one young couple, the beautiful Jorinde and Joringel, the shepherd boy who loves her. This tale by the Brothers Grimm will enchant youngsters with its sweetness and charm and not-too-frightening magic.
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Jorinde and Joringel - pt. 2 of 3
Jorinde and Joringel is a Grimm's tale in which true love triumphs over evil enchantment in this story of one young couple, the beautiful Jorinde and Joringel, the shepherd boy who loves her. This tale by the Brothers Grimm will enchant youngsters with its sweetness and charm and not-too-frightening magic.
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Jorinde and Joringel - pt. 3 - 3
Jorinde and Joringel is a Grimm's tale in which true love triumphs over evil enchantment in this story of one young couple, the beautiful Jorinde and Joringel, the shepherd boy who loves her. This tale by the Brothers Grimm will enchant youngsters with its sweetness and charm and not-too-frightening magic.
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Keith Haring - POP Artist-A Tribute
This is a video / slideshow showing pictures of Keith Haring and his eye catching pop art that people have grown to know and love.
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Bolero by Maurice Ravel
A melody repeated 18 times without change. The world's longest musical crescendo, this beautifully seductive piece was the love scene music in the 1979 film "10" with Bo Derek. The music for British figure skating duo Torvill and Dean's perfect gold medal performance at the 1984 Winter Olympics.  This is a performance by the orchestra directed by the Dutch violinist and conductor Andre Rieu.  (6:57)
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Frankenstein (1910)
From the first motion picture adaptation of Mary Shelley's book, Frankenstein (1910, A Thomas A. Edison Trade Mark).  Silent full length movie in black-and-white/sepia with piano background. (12:41 min.)  "Frankenstein leaves for college." "Two years later Frankenstein has discovered the meaning of life."  "Instead of a perfect human being the evil in Frankenstein's mind creates a monster."  "On the bridal night Frankenstein's better nature a
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Saving Me
For many people in post-Katrina New Orleans, religious faith is one of the only ways to keep hope alive. Explore visits a Baptist church right in the heart of the damaged city, where the soulful music of Larry Love Hamilton helps to soothe the pain of the tragedy and awaken the spirit within.
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Emily Brontë, Wuthering Heights: Themes
This video lookis at the themes that Emily Brontë
has used within her novel Wuthering Heights. Many of the themes reflect on the time in which the novel was written and the experiences of the author. It is important that you understand the background to the novel in order to fully connect with its themes. The video  looks closely at the themes of love, social class, the conflict between culture and nature, revenge and cruelty. These themes are strongly linked to the setting of Wuther

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The Lord of the Rings: In the Fifties
This video is about how early Sci-Fi fans and critics fell in love and hate with J.R.R. Tolkien. There's  This segment is from the indie film RINGERS LORD OF THE FANS.

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Brave New World
In this video explores Aldous Huxley's classic work of science-fiction, Brave New World. Brave New World is a dystopic vision
of a nightmare future in which worker drones are engineered from birth to perform slave labour for a world dictatorship. Even more
frighteningly, the workers have even been engineered to love their
servitude. Most frightening of all, Huxley's own family background and
experience might show that Brave New World is not so completely
fictional a

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Sesame Street: Healthy Foods
In this fun video for Sesame Street, Cookie Monster raps about healthy food.  Young children will love learning about healthy foods from this rap.
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When Wishes Come True, a picture book by Per-Henrik Gurth
In this video, a young, enthusiastic mom sits cross-legged on a child's bed and reads a mommypicks top-rated children's picture book.  Illustrations from the book are shown. In the story, Little Bear closes his eyes and wishes and wishes for his dreams to come true.  Mother Bear explains that many of his wishes DO come true!  Readers will be touched by this reassuring tale of love and hope.  Guitar picking in background at beginning and end.  (4:11)
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Acoustic Remote Sensing and Sea Floor Mapping
The course treats the following topics: - Relevant physical oceanography - Elements of marine geology (seafloor topography, acoustical properties of sediments and rocks) - Underwater sound propagation (ray acoustics, ocean noise) - Interaction of sound with the seafloor (reflection, scattering) - Principles of sonar (beamforming) - Underwater acoustic mapping systems (single beam echo sounding, multi-beam echo sounding, sidescan sonar) - Data analysis (refraction corrections, digital terrain mod
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I Am A Little Tea-Pot

In this video, you will love watching the animation to go along with the beloved nursery rhyme; I'm a LIttle Teapot.  Teach your children the moves that we all know and love to go along with th
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