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Elements of Art
From YouTube, produced by Final Cut Pro
This is an informational presentation on the elements and principles of art. Included in the video are the definitions of color, light, shape, space, and rhythm.  Illustrations and definitions are provided.  NOTE: the background music can be distract... [more]
Found by lberke in Cool Art
July 8, 2009 at 06:21 AM
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Ages: 9 - 18
Art Elements-Value
From Curriki, produced by Next Vista
This video, done by a high school student in Santa Clara, California, looks at one of the elements of art - value.  Value is the lightness of darkness of a color.  Value adds mood and makes images look more realistic.  (2:04)
June 30, 2009 at 01:00 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
Milestones in Science - Joseph Lister and Ignaz Semmelweis
From Hulu
Even in the 19th century wound infection still meant that one in every two successful operations ended in the death of the patient. Ignaz Semmelweis and Joseph Lister realized that this was attributable to the lack of hygiene in hospitals. (14:49)
Found by begamatt in Science
September 4, 2010 at 11:05 PM
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Ages: 3 - 7
How to Make Scented Playdough
From monkeysee.com, produced by Monkey See
This video gives you step by step directions for making scented playdough using flour, salt, oil, and water.  This video turns the playdough into a "holiday gift" but could be used at any time of the year.  This is a great way to teach your kids abou... [more]
Found by begamatt in Cool Art
June 4, 2010 at 11:46 AM
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Ages: 6 - 10
Map Lesson for Primary Grades
From Slideboom
This is a great slide show for students to learn about maps and the different kinds of maps (political, relief). The words are large and can easily be seen if using a projector in a classroom. (Only pictures, no narration or music)
July 24, 2009 at 08:37 PM
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Ages: 18 - 18
The Greatest Teacher
From TeacherTube, produced by Delaware Hayes
This video uses Maria from The Sound of Music to show good teaching practices. (06:14)
March 26, 2009 at 02:21 PM