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American Revolution for kids

Posted by michelle.sollicito on February 17, 2015 at 10:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Youtube has the whole Liberty Kids series for free (39 videos) teaching kids all about the American Revolution!

And the kids LOVE to watch it too!!


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pt8MmmLLHJY&list=PLDJIqrrPuaVZ6ruFXXDYrxY5vJ_o1Ey7X

Making up for Snow Days

Posted by michelle.sollicito on February 27, 2014 at 9:40 AM Comments comments (0)

 

Parents of Third Graders

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Here are Math Rock n Learn videos you may want to watch with your kids

to help make up for lost snow days

http://www.youtube.com/show/learnmath?feature=player_offer

 

The best one for third grade math is this one:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b_wwwRLmmIc&list=TLLWubzzn5Apgwo-PnlnIPx4S5cFnyrWQs

 

You may want to consider..

 

Basic Multiplication

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J3RjM_--kb8

 

Multiplication Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5jegAl5L3fw

 

Division Rap

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iU1QW915-Ps&list=TLm2fFEbG3QZetvT-SHPTfc00nfL0xNXut

 

Telling Time

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fXtnLoxGtGo&list=TLhNJTTu2v8NwfLUmSME6jlksJ1jZ1gsLo

 

Beginning Fractions and Decimals (Advanced 3rd graders)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U_3dRb0SeZc&list=TLzMVSw8PxLHVd2k9lKQPYk7HwEJbCm4bg

 

Reading/Writing

 

Reading Comprehension

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dNIN6uB8McU&index=25&list=PLE466A6EDB3F8AEFD

 

For advanced 3rd graders

Writing Strategies

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AX0rPllNAuM&index=15&list=PLE466A6EDB3F8AEFD

 


Gifted Testing (COGAT and IOWA)

Posted by michelle.sollicito on September 16, 2013 at 8:15 AM Comments comments (0)

I created a new channel on youtube to store all the cogat testing and iowa testing samples I find.. see below

http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLyWds7eZ8S65AsORUR5eKOVSHU9rVPZ2-

Lots of Educational Videos on one site!

Posted by michelle.sollicito on August 11, 2013 at 9:35 AM Comments comments (0)

I came across a gem of a site today.

Open Ed website see below, has a host of videos for all grade levels on Common Core Math, Common Core Language Arts, Common Core Social Studies, Next Generation Science Studies, Common Core Literacy, history and technical subjects etc.

https://www.opened.io/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">https://www.opened.io/


These sites have great resources for many grades and subjects also:

Various worksheets at different grade levels on different topics

 

http://www.worksheetfun.com/

Automated tests on different grades/topics:

 

http://adaptedmind.com


Online Field Trip 2 - Chattahoochee Nature Center

Posted by michelle.sollicito on July 15, 2013 at 5:50 PM Comments comments (0)

This set of videos takes you on a fascinating tour of the Chattahoochee Nature Center - especially see the Butterfly Festival vids towards the end..


Tour of the Discovery Center

http://youtu.be/MfgWjySmACQ


Fun with Electron Microscopes

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SQQDFzZJu20

 

Chameleon and Tarantula (sound is bad)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G-qgRz3k08E

 

Chameleon Magnets and Tarantula

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tBv8hrNElZ8

 

 

Huge Caterpillar

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SbEujqOsY-k

 

Eastern King Snake

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EUxwaWFjbHI

 

Julia's Monarch Butterfly

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VHQ2XmN6Vc8

 

Butterfly tent

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yQ0MDwQN36g&feature=c4-overview&list=UU3RADBoxiXT1WlDDpcA512g

Online Field Trip 3 - Reptile Encounter

Posted by michelle.sollicito on July 13, 2013 at 5:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Two part field trip to a Reptile Center near Myrtle Beach (South of the Border)

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DVDs on Netflix for older kids

Posted by michelle.sollicito on June 6, 2013 at 8:25 AM Comments comments (0)

For those who have the DVD membership on Netflix, but have older kids, the Standard Deviants dvds are great for educational purposes!

http://dvd.netflix.com/Search?oq=&ac_posn=&v1=standard+deviants&search_submit=

My Educational Videos Channel!

Posted by michelle.sollicito on May 29, 2013 at 1:05 PM Comments comments (0)

I have reorganized my YouTube page so that now you can see all the playlists I have created for all the different types of educational videos.  I have also added substantially to the list!  Tell the kids its really easy to skip to the next video if there are any they don't like! ;-)

Here is the page

https://www.youtube.com/msollicito

Here are the shortcuts to some of the best playlists

2nd grade vids

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rzssgSDxChk&list=PLyWds7eZ8S65Odglx9X0nPoNUJbgRJXXi

First grade vids

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=74vvP3TOAGs&feature=c4-overview-vl&list=PL2CED0CC61FDDDC44

Kindergarten vids

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iOu-QkmInKc&feature=c4-overview-vl&list=PLD7BA545FCF9468C0

and

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GayEiWqQNFo&list=PLEC0BFC45202DEB8B

Phonics

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-UAajWf0TLo&feature=c4-overview-vl&list=PLC587129B2941ABD3

Upper elementary education (3rd grade plus)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_EtTWXQ5BiA&list=PL10634F4F9B3D5F83

Biographies

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NDfgjC0nOJk&feature=c4-overview-vl&list=PLyWds7eZ8S65zDY93JzYhnDjUOcg0_qO7

Teamwork, traits and personal safety

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bnj8kDDSRH0&list=PLyWds7eZ8S64O9H5Ubllh-ogUnW2nLHBr

Virtues

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sx4NGXoq9eU&list=PLyWds7eZ8S65ebaD2frJ8ZzYeisyrL4Qt

Art

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WjZZrd1i0X0&feature=c4-overview-vl&list=PLyWds7eZ8S65exC9Q9zs9Wku765WeTGUT

Music

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EfeFWXdStgk&feature=c4-overview-vl&list=PLyWds7eZ8S6623KVDYwGtYSCzEjJOOd22