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Commonly Misused Words: THEY'RE, THERE, THEIR
From YouTube, produced by English Videos
Homonyms are words that sound the same, but have different meanings and spelling. In this lecture, the teacher explains how to correctly use the homonyms: they’re, their, and there. She then discusses each one in detail, gives a hint on how to rememb... [more]
Found by Barb in L.6.2b
August 10, 2009 at 07:38 PM
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Long Division
From YouTube, produced by mathproblemgenerator.com
The instructor in this video provides an excellent way of doing long division. In this video the problem is a two-digit number into a five-digit number and is for fifth-graders and up.
December 6, 2009 at 03:23 PM
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The Art of the Metaphor
From ted.com, produced by TED education
This is an excellent TED Ed video all about similes and metaphors.  Students can learn about figurative language in a precise and clear presentation.  (05:38)
October 15, 2012 at 01:51 PM
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Ages: 12 - 18
Finding the Theme in 'Romeo and Juliet'
From nextvista.org, produced by nextvista.org
How do you identify the theme, idea about life, in a work of literature? In this video, a teacher models the process using "Romeo and Juliet" as an example. This video would be helpful for students who are beginning to identify implied rather than st... [more]
September 19, 2011 at 06:30 PM
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Ages: 8 - 13
How to Do Long Division
From eHow, produced by eHow
According to the video instructor: Long division is usually done by dividing by numbers greater than 12, and the result should only be determined up to four significant figures. Do long division up to two decimal places with tips from a math teacher.... [more]
August 22, 2009 at 06:54 AM
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Ages: 6 - 18
J.K. Rowling - Mini Bio
From biography.com, produced by Biography
This four minute video provides a short biography of JK Rowling and her life as a writer of the famous Harry Potter books and how her work became a record sales breaker.
Found by freealan in RI.6.2
December 3, 2011 at 11:59 PM