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  • Vintage photograph of a young black Union soldier, inside a gold frame.

    Critical Issues Of The American Civil War

    Part Four of this series, What Unanswered Issues And Questions Remain? explores several social issues present during the Civil War that continue to remain unsolved today. Addresses controversy over the Confederate flag, states' rights, and civil rights. While progress has been made, these issues still aren't settled. Historic footage accompanies narration and concludes with review questions. Captioned.

  • National Geographic Wild Chronicles.

    Wild Chronicles

    For more than 30 years, National Geographic's Boyd Matson has traveled the globe, reporting on nature, exploration, science, and adventure from the heights of Mount Everest to the frigid waters of Antarctica. As the host of Wild Chronicles, Matson connects viewers to the pulse of the planet, reporting on those who are exploring the Earth, solving its scientific mysteries, and advocating for its protection.

  • A photo collage shows Abraham Lincoln and several students and teachers.

    The Address - A Film By Ken Burns

    The Address, a 90-minute feature length documentary by Ken Burns, aired on PBS in the spring of 2014. The film tells the story of a tiny school in Putney Vermont, the Greenwood School, where each year the students are encouraged to practice, memorize, and recite the Gettysburg Address. In its exploration of the Greenwood School, the film also unlocks the history, context and importance of President Lincoln’s most powerful address.

  • Two women communicate with sign language.

    Summer Sign Language Learning and Practice

    Some members have reported having a problem when trying to access Signs of Development online workshops. Our technical team has used their technical wizardry to “refurbish” these titles in an effort to make them function properly with modern web browsers. Please email us and let us know if it works for you.

    DCMP has over 200 titles for learning and practicing sign language, including the Bravo Family, who teach ASL in the award winning Beginning ASL Videocourse of 16 videos.

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    Science Video Vocab: Soil - 2013 - 4 minutes

    Features a wide variety of video footage, photographs, diagrams, graphics, and labels. Begins with a simple definition which helps clarify pronunciation and provides opportunities to transfer words from working to long-term memory. Also concludes with a critical thinking question. For this particular clip, students will focus on the term soil.

  • Image from Science Video Vocab: Air

    Science Video Vocab: Air - 2013 - 5 minutes

    Features a wide variety of video footage, photographs, diagrams, graphics, and labels. Begins with a simple definition which helps clarify pronunciation and provides opportunities to transfer words from working to long-term memory. Also concludes with a critical thinking question. For this particular clip, students will focus on the term air.

  • Image from Science Video Vocab: Inclined Plane

    Science Video Vocab: Inclined Plane - 2013 - 3 minutes

    Features a wide variety of video footage, photographs, diagrams, graphics, and labels. Begins with a simple definition which helps clarify pronunciation and provides opportunities to transfer words from working to long-term memory. Also concludes with a critical thinking question. For this particular clip, students will focus on the term inclined plane.

  • Image from Science Video Vocab: Pulley

    Science Video Vocab: Pulley - 2013 - 4 minutes

    Features a wide variety of video footage, photographs, diagrams, graphics, and labels. Begins with a simple definition which helps clarify pronunciation and provides opportunities to transfer words from working to long-term memory. Also concludes with a critical thinking question. For this particular clip, students will focus on the term pulley.

  • Image from Science Video Vocab: Screw

    Science Video Vocab: Screw - 2013 - 4 minutes

    Features a wide variety of video footage, photographs, diagrams, graphics, and labels. Begins with a simple definition which helps clarify pronunciation and provides opportunities to transfer words from working to long-term memory. Also concludes with a critical thinking question. For this particular clip, students will focus on the term screw.

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