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Monday, November 19, 2012

Youtube Finds!

I've had a bit of a leisurely day today and spent some time perusing pintrest and youtube. I am so excited about some of my finds so I needed to share! 

These videos are so fun and catchy! 

I actually found this song, "Meet the Elements", last year and showed this years class the video on Wednesday. Since then we've all been singing it! It gets stuck in my head every time I hear it and the same is true for the kids. Hopefully the info gets stuck in my students' their head too! 



This one is perfect for the introducing the Age of Exploration in Social Studies. 



Love this video, too! Great for talking about perspectives on the war. 


These videos are so fun and add an extra level of engagement to the lessons. If youtube is blocked at your school, check out keep vid. I wrote about it in this post. 

If you have a video that you love, please share! 





14 comments:

  1. O.M.G! I love the Explorers one...it made me and my sister crack up (I had to send it too her :). Will definitely use it with my 4ths. Thanks for sharing!

    :) Kaitlyn
    Smiles and Sunshine

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  2. I showed the apologize one last year and my students LOVED it. They begged me to play it for weeks!

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    1. I love it too! I seriously can't wait to teach about the American Revolution just so I can show this video to my kiddos!

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  3. Julia--I'm trying to integrate more media into my teaching, so I was so happy to find your ideas. Thanks!

    Also, I've nominated you for a Liebster blog award, so head over and check it out at : http://www.wildrumpusblog.com/2012/11/cool-teaching-blog-nomination-and-cyber.html

    Heather
    The Wild Rumpus

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  4. I found your blog through the Liebster nominations and I'm your newest follower!

    Diane
    Fifth in the Middle

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    1. Thanks for stopping by, Diane! I am heading over to your blog now...

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  5. Your newest follower here! Found you through your Liebster Award Nom:) I am obsessed with that Declaration YouTube video! Love the blog.
    Brandi
    myteacherfriend.blogspot.com

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  6. I ALSO nominated you for a Liebster Award... not realizing you had already been nominated! :) Congrats!

    Janet
    Mrs. D's Firsties

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  7. I just realized you were already nominated! Oops! I nominated you too!

    -Marie
    Beach Lovin' Teach

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  8. And I nominated you too! You are quite popular...


    http://classroom-cupcakes.blogspot.com/2012/11/liebster-blog.html

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