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Mysimpleshow - create your own explainer video in minutes. Bbc 360. Control Alt Achieve: 20 YouTube Channels for Social Studies. YouTube is a fantastic resource for schools to teach content and for students to learn content.

Control Alt Achieve: 20 YouTube Channels for Social Studies

For pretty much any topic you can think of, someone has made a video explaining it (which I greatly appreciate when I have had to replace parts in my clothes dryer three times in the last few years). The same thing is true for social studies. YouTube hosts thousands of educational videos on history, politics, geography, and more. Some are created by talented teachers sharing their classroom creations with the world, while others are made by companies, museums, and more. Recently I had the chance to curate a list of YouTube channels for a social studies inservice I was leading.

Hip Hughes History - Educator Keith Hughes covers US History, politics, World History, and more. Mr. Three Tools That Help Students Take Notes While Watching Videos. Creating flipped lessons in which students answer questions about a video that you make them watch can be one way to check whether or not they watched a video.

Three Tools That Help Students Take Notes While Watching Videos

Another way is to have them simply record their own observations and or write their own questions while watching a video. The following three tools are excellent options for those purposes. VideoNot.es is a great tool to connect to your Google Drive account. With VideoNot.es you can take notes on one side of your screen while watching a video on the other side. Your notes are automatically synchronized with the timestamps in the video. Vialogues is a website that is designed to enable users to host conversations around a video.

A Handy Chart Featuring Over 30 Educational YouTube Channels for Teachers. Explore. 10 Tools for More Interactive Videos. Teaching and Learning 10 Tools for More Interactive Videos Forget about PowerPoints with voice-over — that's old school.

10 Tools for More Interactive Videos

These "new school" apps can help you engage your students while they're learning from your lectures. By Dian Schaffhauser05/04/16 If all your recorded lectures are no more than PowerPoints with audio, a flipped classroom is no more thrilling or engaging for students than just attending class in person. Banner and her colleague Frank Tomsic, director of the McCormick Educational Technology Center at Rush University Medical Center, are the original masterminds behind the "Technology Test Kitchen," a phenomenon introduced at an Online Learning Consortium (OLC) event that has since cropped up at multiple conferences where faculty, instructional technologists and instructional designers congregate.

Banner shared seven of her favorite tools with Campus Technology, specifically for making video content more interactive — and the Test Kitchen recipe book offers three more. Teaching With YouTube: 197 Digital Channels For Learning. Teaching With YouTube: 197 Digital Channels For Learning If you don’t have a YouTube channel as an education provider, there’s a good chance you’re behind the times.

Teaching With YouTube: 197 Digital Channels For Learning

Nearly every major educational institution in the world now hosts its own collection of videos featuring news, lectures, tutorials, and open courseware. Just as many individuals have their own channel, curating their expertise in a series of broadcasted lessons. These channels allow instructors to share information and blend media in unprecedented and exciting new ways.

From teaching Mandarin Chinese to busting myths about Astronomy, the educational possibilities are diverse and dynamic. Here are the top channels worth following based on views, subscriptions, and quality of content: Download Free Stock Footage. The Teacher’s Guide to Using YouTube in the Classroom. YouTube is one of the most popular websites on the planet and a vast resource for educational content.

The Teacher’s Guide to Using YouTube in the Classroom

The site is home to over 10 million videos tagged as educational, many of them submitted by your fellow teachers. 16 Websites and Apps for Making Videos and Animation. ClassMovies - Education. The Periodic Table of Videos - University of Nottingham. Plotagon - Write a story, make an animated video. EduCanon. Curiosity Cabinet. Over the past 25 years I have accumulated a collection of various gizmos, devices, toys etc. which to me are excellent examples of scientific principles or things that you look at and you say "That's impossible!

Curiosity Cabinet

" except it's staring you in the face. In the hope that others may also find them interesting and with the help of two undergraduates, Jacy Lundberg and Omar Khan, we have created videos of many of the items in the collection. In many cases we have tried to include explanations of how they work or references to where one can find this information.

Jacy and Omar are currently seniors in the Boston College pre-medical program. Omar is from Portland, Oregon and Jacy is from Los Angeles, California. In the olden days some people assembled what were known as curiosity cabinets. How to Create an Interactive YouTube Video (YouTube Annotations) Learning Never Stops: 9 Science Centered YouTube Channels for teachers and students. This YouTube channels currently has nearly 60 videos that focus on science in the "real world.

Learning Never Stops: 9 Science Centered YouTube Channels for teachers and students

" Some of the topics they explore include yawning, snowboarding, and sleeping. Steve Spangler YouTube collection For science teachers, there may not be a better resource than Steve Spangler's YouTube channels. He not only performs fun and engaging experiments but he takes the time to explain the science behind what you see. Sick Science Here you can find nearly 500 interesting experiments that can be done at home. Here you will find hundreds of science experiments and some that have been performed on television shows such as Ellen and Minute to Win it.

The Spangler Effect Finally you can enjoy another 100+ science videos produced by Steve Spangler including some recorded live and behind the scenes as well. Tara and Anthony are relative new comers to the world of YouTube science videos but they are fun to watch. NicerTube.com : A Nicer Way To Share YouTube™ Videos. Blinkx Video.

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