Monday, July 20, 2009

Thing #20: YouTube, TeacherTube, and Zamzar

I thought that I would have a lot of fun with this thing, but I was actually a little aggravated while searching for videos, especially on TeacherTube. I would really like to incorporate educational videos into my classroom. This past year, I used the Discovery United Streaming videos while working on our Holocaust project. I thought it was great a great resource that is already in the district. It also was very easy to search for videos that were actually relevant. I used Blinkx to search also, but it brought up the most random videos ever, so I don't think I will try using it again. I guess I'll just give it time when searching for videos on TeacherTube and YouTube. Here are some videos that I liked from TeacherTube:

This one is inspiring for teachers who want to use blogs in the classroom:

This is one that I could use to inspire students to write:
Okay, something is not going right when I embed these videos. I copied the code for the embeddable player and pasted it in the Edit Html portion of my post. What else should I try?

1 comment:

  1. I a seeing the embedded videos so it must have striaghtened out???


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