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The Best YouTube Channels for Social Studies Classrooms. Contemporary social studies teachers need to acknowledge their students’ lack of interest in their lectures. Teachers need to facilitate their students’ learning, and curation has become an essential skill for teachers. However, educator and podcaster Chris Nesi argues teachers should stop curating and start creating. He is half right—teachers should curate and create. Creating videos allows students to learn at their own pace, rather than keep up with the teacher and the fastest students in class. Teachers can do this for free using nothing more than a device’s built-in webcam. Curating videos allows students to learn from engaging content creators.

Teachers can make these videos more engaging for students while assessing understanding by using tools such as TEDed or EdPuzzle. Here are ten must-use YouTube channels for social studies teachers. Video Dictionary. iMovie. Video Tools. Skip to main content Get your brand new Wikispaces Classroom now and do "back to school" in style. guest Join | Help | Sign In cooltoolsforschools Home guest| Join | Help | Sign In Home Presentation Tools Collaborative Tools Research Tools Video Tools Slideshow Tools Audio Tools Image Tools Drawing Tools Writing Tools Music Tools Organising Tools Converting Tools Mapping Tools Quiz and Poll Tools Graphing Tools Creativity Tools Widgets File Storage & Web Pages Other Helpful Sites Creative Commons Teacher Resources Apps for Mobile Devices (NEW - Under Construction) Tools index for this site A-Z email Lenva <a href=" Live Blog Stats</a> Actions Help · About · Blog · Pricing · Privacy · Terms · Support · Upgrade Contributions to are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike Non-Commercial 3.0 License.

Portions not contributed by visitors are Copyright 2015 Tangient LLCTES: The largest network of teachers in the world Loading... YouTube - Safety Mode. Safety Mode is an opt-in setting that helps screen out potentially objectionable content that you may prefer not to see or don't want others in your family to stumble across while enjoying YouTube. You can think of this as a parental control setting for YouTube. How to turn Safety Mode On : Scroll to the bottom of any YouTube page and click the drop-down menu in the "Safety" section.Select the On or Off option to enable or disable this feature. Please note : Enabling Safety Mode on YouTube will also enable Google SafeSearch, which is a similar filter for Google Search. How to lock Safety Mode : If you wish for Safety Mode to stay enabled on YouTube every time you visit the site, you must lock Safety Mode.

Sign in to your YouTube account. How Safety Mode works : While it's not 100 percent accurate, we use community flagging, age-restrictions, and other signals to identify and filter out inappropriate content. Please note that YouTube Safety Mode and Google SafeSearch are linked. How to Create a YouTube Channel. Watch Documentaries and Animated Films Online - Drive : stockage et sauvegarde de vos photos, de vos documents et de tous vos fichiers dans le cloud. A Pep Talk from Kid President to You. Kid President's Pep Talk to Teachers and Students!

YouTube Education. Steven Spielberg Film and Video Archive. 5 Minute Classroom Tech Tutorials | EdTech Moment. Matt Gomez Blog. Toontastic App Is Now FREE Google has acquired one of my favorite storytelling apps and it is now FREE (was $9.99) If you don’t already own this app grab it and get those kids creating. Listed below are a few posts I have made previously about the app and you can read about the announcement here. Toontastic and MLK Toontastic App 101 Toontastic Storytelling App Like this: Like Loading... Online Reader QR Code Center! I recently shared two sets of 50 Online Readers for young kids (here and here) and Jeannine Freeman shared with me this amazing resource with QR codes that link to many of the books.

Find the QR code document here! Another 50 Online Readers (with audio) Here is another 50 readers from Unite For Literacy (find the first 50 here) They work on the iPad, read to the kids, and are available in various languages. Set 2 click here or click on the picture below Top 14 Nature Pictures of 2014 If you didn’t already know one of my main hobbies is photography. 420mm f/4 1/640 ISO 3200. Skype for Business: Step-by-step guide for new users. KeepVid: Download and save any video from Youtube, Dailymotion, Metacafe, iFilm and more!

Watch PBS Online | PBS Video. Vimeo, Your Videos Belong Here. Make a Video. Amazing Animated Video Maker - GoAnimate. 8 Overlooked Useful YouTube Tools. When most people think about YouTube they think sharing videos and or about all of the videos they can discover.

Most people don't think about the useful editing tools that are built into YouTube. The YouTube video editor has some useful features for teachers and students. 1. Create photo slideshows. The YouTube photo slideshow creation tools allow you to specify the length of time that each image is displayed for. After uploading your images you can use the annotations tool to add as much text as you like to each frame of your video. Directions for creating a YouTube photo slideshow are available here. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Make video slideshows with photos, music.

SchoolTube. Search Documentary Films | Discover Documentaries online. Make Animation Free | Best Tools to Create Animated Video. How to Make a Cartoon Yourself: Top 7 Animated Video Makers Compared Video production is not an easy and cheap matter. A short video for your YouTube channel or website may cost several thousand dollars if you address to professional video studios. No doubt, there are free and low-cost alternatives which can be easily mastered by any web user. A self-made cartoon or an animated video is one of the options. Animated Video Makers: Pros & Cons Animated videos are illustrations existing in a purely fictional world.

Animated cartoons are frequent on YouTube, since everyone can make them with online tools and ready design templates. So you don’t need to order a professional cartoon from a design studio or draw it yourself. Animation templates look professional;you don’t need to dub videos;templates are usually done in high resolution;pricing plans are scalable;characters look engaging and funny. However, there are several disadvantages: Top 7 Cartoon Makers 1. How to make a cartoon with GoAnimate? GoAnimate tutorial for beginners. Make A Video Easily - GoAnimate - YouTube#t=60. Connecting You to the World | Link TV. TubeChop - Chop YouTube Videos.