Are you a big fan of wordless picture books? What about upping the ante to wordless animated shorts? I was inspired by the adorable “Hola Llamigo” video that Sarah at Speech is Beautiful shared a link to a few weeks ago and used it with several student
Teach characterization by using fun, short videos with compelling characters and problems. Guide students through character analysis with critical thinking questions. Ideal middle school activity -- five video suggestions. Perfect mini lesson and intro
Hundreds of Short Video Lessons for Kids - Mocomi is a nice website featuring educational and entertaining content for elementary and middle school students. The main feature of Mocomi is their collection of more than 300 educational videos.
Brain Jump with Ned the Neuron: Challenges Grow Your Brain ~ This short video introduces kids to the powerful idea that taking on challenges can grow and strengthen our brains, and that we have the power to make our brains stronger every day
Your Brain Is Amazing (Short Video) February 2013 by All Kinds of Minds The good folks over at Piled Higher and Deeper created the below video based on their awesome infographic titled, “Your Brain By the Numbers.
Watch this later. EXCELLENT synopsis of how American Lit was fueled by history. This short video also introduces themes and names the kids will need to know, too. Perfect introductory video for my grade American Lit class.