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Friday, June 22

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    History Reference Center (in EBSCOhost scroll toward the bottom and select the images/video tab)
    Video/Audio Searching Portals:
    Blinkx(video metasearch) http://blinkx.com/
    Yahoo Video Search http://search.video.yahoo.com/
    Google's Video http://video.google.com
    YouTube (search for and upload video) http://youtube.com/
    SearchForVideo http://www.searchforvideo.com/
    SearchForVideo Espanol http://www.searchforvideo.com/espanol/
    Regents Review Live http://www.regentsreviewlive.net/
    Web 2.0 Video Blog

    TeacherTube
    ResearchChannel http://www.researchchannel.org
    Internet
    Internet Archive--Prelinger Archive,
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    News, more http://www.archive.org/movies/movies.php
    E3 Electronic Field Trip Series http://www.bsu.edu/eft/home/00front.htm
    Penn Video Productions http://www.upenn.edu/video/pvp/streams-title.html
    Eduscapes (Great list of resources!) http://www.eduscapes.com/seeds/stream.html
    Annenberg Teacher Resources http://www.learner.org/resources/browse.html?discipline=0&grade=0&imageField2.x=14&imageField2.y=15
    iTunesU http://www.apple.com/education/itunesu/ (university lectures as iTunes files)
    http://www.archive.org/movies/movies.
    See also educational video background listed on InformationFluencyWiki
    Humanities
    CyberLC--Cybercasts from the Library of Congress http://www.americanwriters.org/chapters/two.asp#
    Kennedy Center Archives http://www.kennedy-center.org/programs/millennium/archive.html#search
    Ovation Arts Programming http://www.ovationtv.com/artszone/programs/archive.html
    CyberLC (Library of Congress lectures) http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/
    BooksTV http://www.booktv.org/watch/
    Bates College: Language Learning and Technology http://abacus.bates.edu/lrc/
    Spanish http://abacus.bates.edu/lrc/spanish.html
    French http://abacus.bates.edu/lrc/french.html
    German http://abacus.bates.edu/lrc/german.html
    EuroNews http://www.euronews.net/
    BBC News in 33 Languages http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/languages/
    Teaching German through Music http://www.caslt.org/research/german8.htm

    Mostly Social Studies
    American Memory: Motion Pictures
    C-Span's American Presidents Life Portraits http://www.americanpresidents.org/
    Digital History http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/multimedia.cfm
    History Channel Video Clip Archive http://www.historychannel.com/broadband/
    CNN Video Almanac http://www.cnn.com/resources/video.almanac/
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    Channel http://www.archaeologychannel.org/
    National Archives Video Sections http://video.google.com/nara.html
    Internet Archive--Prelinger Archive, classic features and shorts, Mosaic Middle East News, more http://www.archive.org/movies/movies.php
    EASE History (Video and photographs from American history-historical events, campaign ads, core values) http://www.easehistory.org/index2.html
    National Geographic WebCasts http://www.nationalgeographic.com/lectures/archives.html

    Mostly Science
    PBS Nature Video Database http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/database.html
    Howard Hughes Institute BioInteractive http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/
    NASA TV http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/nasatv/index.html
    Teachers' Domain:PBS Learning Media: Multimedia Resources
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    Multimedia Archive http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/videogallery/index.html
    National Geographic WebCasts http://www.nationalgeographic.com/lectures/archives.html
    NOVA Online http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/
    Science Goes to the Movies http://mic.imtc.gatech.edu/scienceeducators_portal/sci_theater.htm
    Best Tech Videos on the Net http://www.bestechvideos.com/
    Mostly News
    http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/videogallery/index.htm
    NEWS

    Yahoo! News Video http://news.yahoo.com/video
    PBS NewsHour http://www.pbs.org/newshour/video/
    C-SPAN http://www.c-span.org/
    C-SPAN Educators' Resource Page http://www.c-span.org/classroom/resources.asp

    C-SPAN American Writers Video Archive http://www.americanwriters.org/chapters/two.asp#
    Channel One http://www.channelone.com/video/
    MSNBC http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/8004316/
    Voice of America
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    BBC News in 33 Languages http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/languages/
    Footnote TV http://www.newsaic.com/ftvindex.html
    Copyright-Friendly Video
    Creative Commons Video Search http://creativecommons.org/video/
    American Memory Motion Pictures http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/browse/ListSome.php?format=Motion+Picture
    Kitzu (Multimedia kits for education) http://www.kitzu.org/
    KOCE TV School House Video Kits http://www.schoolhousevideo.org/Pages/KitsIntro.html

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Wednesday, May 30

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    VESTAC, Visualization of and Experimentation with STAtistical Concepts (11-12) This site features applets designed to help students more easily visualize and understand abstract statistics concepts through interactive computer-aided instruction.
    Seeing statistics (10-12) This site was designed to help students of statistics learn the dynamic, visual nature of statistical concepts using interactive methods. The site uses more than 150 Java applets.
    SocStSocialSocial Studies Simulations
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    Their web siteSocStsite at provides
    K-5 CyberTrail - cruise the CyberTrail for a look at educational resources on the Web available to teachers and discover how innovative elementary schools are giving back to the Web with interesting online projects.
    Westward Ho! – (6-12) Travel the Oregon Trail! Lots of laughter, learning and realism in this online simulation.
    Edo Japan, A Virtual Tour - A detailed virtual tour of 18th century Edo (now Tokyo) using traditional web pages.
    The national atlas of the United States of America (5-12) This site, maintained by the U.S. Department of the Interior, offers interactive, multimedia, and printed maps designed to help children and adults visualize and understand complex relationships between environments, places, and people.
    Population growth and balance (5-10) This site gives students the opportunity to use a mathematical model to conduct simulation population dynamics experiments.

    LangArtsLanguage Arts
    Read Write Think
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    Seeing statistics (10-12) This site was designed to help students of statistics learn the dynamic, visual nature of statistical concepts using interactive methods. The site uses more than 150 Java applets.
    SocStSocial Studies Simulations
    Dr. Donn's Ancient Greece Olympics Simulation Unit
    The Atlantic Slave Trade a Demographic Simulation
    Flight to Freedom - This role-playing game simulates the experience of fugitive slaves.

    Mock Trials - The law firm of Anderson Kill & Olick, P.C. does a mock trial related to the sinking of the Titanic for sons and daughters of their employees. They provide a complete set of information and hold a simulated trial so that sons and daughters can see the legal process at work in an interesting manner. Their web site at provides plenty of great information.
    K-5 CyberTrail - cruise the CyberTrail for a look at educational resources on the Web available to teachers and discover how innovative elementary schools are giving back to the Web with interesting online projects.
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    Trigonometry
    Frequently asked questions about Trigonometry (10-12) This site offers trigonometry students an interactive format for investigating introductory concepts involving sine, cosine, and tangent.
    Pre-Calculus / Calculus
    Graphics for the calculus classroom (11&12) This site contains excerpts from a collection of graphical demonstrations developed for first year calculus. (Great for PowerPoint Presentations.)
    calculus@internet (11&12) This site contains information for students and teachers of calculus.
    Demos with positive impact (9-12) This site offers applets and calculator-based demonstrations on pre-calculus to post-calculus topics for use in the mathematics classroom.
    Calculus (11-12) This site contains interactive java applets that demonstrate concepts from calculus. The page has three main sections that cover topics concerning limits, derivatives, and integrals.

    Probability & Statisitcs
    Rice virtual lab in statistics (9-12) This site offers statistical content for the high school student and teacher. It includes an online college level statistics textbook and links to other statistics resources on the Web.
    Virtual laboratories in probability and statistics (11-12) This site provides a set of web based resources for students and teachers of probability and statistics. The site is divided into chapters grouped into topics for probability, statistics and special models, including Bernoulli Trials.
    VESTAC, Visualization of and Experimentation with STAtistical Concepts (11-12) This site features applets designed to help students more easily visualize and understand abstract statistics concepts through interactive computer-aided instruction.
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    Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles, Arithmetics and Algebra – (6-12) Math puzzles. Interactive education. A growing number of topics from Algebra and Arithmetic many of which are accompanied by interactive illustrations and simulations.
    Geometry & Patterns
    Analyzing numeric and geometric patterns of paper pool (6-7) This site features Paper Pool, a student exploration of mathematical topics encountered in grades 6 and 7--factors, multiples, rectangles, and the numerical relationship of being relatively prime.
    Topology and geometry software (7-12) This site features online activities and games for exploring symmetries in 2- and 3-dimensional space with torus and Klein bottle figures.
    The learning equation (9-12) This site presents 15 applets for exploring mathematics topics in geometry, trigonometry, and probability. Each applet has detailed directions for use and suggestions for exploration.
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    MathMathematics
    Basic Math Concepts
    The Stock Market Game (4-12) This World Wide Web (WWW) site is designed to help students in grades 4 to 12 understand the stock market, the costs and benefits involved in decision making, and the sources and uses of capital and other related economic concepts
    Online Stock Market Trading Simulation
    The Investment Stock Game
    Invest smart (9-12) This site contains an interactive stock market simulation in which high school classes can use a $100,000 fantasy money account to invest in the stock market or mutual funds. This market simulation is a hands-on tool.

    Math and physics applets (9-12) This site contains java applets that are designed to help students visualize important concepts in mathematics and physics. Applets include simulations and demonstrations of sound waves, membrane oscillators, and vector fields.
    Visual fractions (4-9) This site aims to reduce fraction anxiety, called Fractionitis, in adults and students by helping the user picture fractions and the operations that can be performed on them. There are instructions and problems to work through.
    ExploreMath.com (8-12) This site features interactive activities designed to help students visualize and explore a spectrum of major mathematical concepts from elementary algebra through pre-calculus.
    MSTE Java (6-12) This site features a collection of interactive JAVA Applets, offering onscreen manipulatives for mathematics topics.

    Math in daily life (6-12) This site explores how math principles can be helpful when deciding whether to buy or lease a car, following a recipe, or decorating a home.
    Math Cove (6-12) This site presents interactive activities and lessons on transformations and geometry.
    Algebraic Concepts
    Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles, Arithmetics and Algebra – (6-12) Math puzzles. Interactive education. A growing number of topics from Algebra and Arithmetic many of which are accompanied by interactive illustrations and simulations.
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    My Physics Lab
    Al's Tutorials
    Virtual Physics Lab & Simulations
    MathMol modules concepts in science through molecular modeling
    Math and physics applets (9-12)
    ExploreScience.com (K-12).
    Science Resources for Elementary Classrooms
    Science Links from MCIU
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    University of Colorado Physics Education Technology (PhET) project
    My Physics Lab
    Wicked Science Stuff
    Al's Tutorials
    Animated Biology
    Virtual Physics Lab & Simulations
    MathMol modules concepts in science through molecular modeling
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    University of Colorado Physics Education Technology (PhET) project
    My Physics Lab
    Molecularium
    Why Files Interactive

    Wicked Science Stuff
    Al's Tutorials
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