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The World in Spatial Terms (2006)

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In this program, students will learn about cartography and technologies such as GIS, GPS and databases that geographers use to help us see the regular and recurring patterns in Earth's physical and human systems. These tools not only help us see and understand the world's patterns, but also help to make our planet a more comprehensible and fascinating place.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Length: 
00:23
The World in Spatial Terms

20th Century Presidents - Jimmy Carter 1977-1981 (2005)

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Jimmy Carter aspired to make government "competent and compassionate," responsive to the American people and their expectations. His achievements were notable, but in an era of rising energy costs, mounting inflation, and continuing tensions, it was impossible for his administration to meet these high expectations.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Length: 
00:16
20th Century Presidents - Jimmy Carter 1977-1981

20th Century Presidents - John F. Kennedy 1961-1963 (2006)

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On November 22, 1963 - when he was hardly past his first 1,000 days in office - JFK was killed by an assassin as his motorcade wound through Dallas, Texas. JFK was the youngest man elected to the presidency.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Length: 
00:22
20th Century Presidents - John F. Kennedy 1961-1963

20th Century Presidents - William J. Clinton 1993-2001 (2005)

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During the administration of Clinton, the U.S. enjoyed more peace and economic wellbeing than at any time in its history. He was the first Democratic president since FDR to win a second term in office.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Length: 
00:16
20th Century Presidents - William J. Clinton 1993-2001

SportsCamp: Soccer (2005)

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Sportscamp Soccer is seven dynamic sessions offering expert training for young players, their parents and coaches. From dribbling to goal keeping, passing to shooting and every trick, tip and technique in between, these in-depth training sessions are taught by MLS coaches. Teaches: Ball control, dribbling shooting, goalkeeping, passing and head balls.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Elementary
Middle
High
Professional
Length: 
00:52
SportsCamp: Soccer

SportsCamp: Baseball (2005)

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Sportscamp Baseball is nine hard-hitting, expert training sessions for young players, their parents and coaches. From hitting and pitching to fielding and bunting, these in-depth lessons are taught by three-time American League All-Star and two-time World series Champ Bucky Dent and MLB coaches Larry Hoskins and Wally Horsman.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Elementary
Middle
High
Professional
Length: 
01:00
SportsCamp: Baseball

SportsCamp: Basketball (2005)

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Sportscamp Basketball is six engaging sessions offering training for young players, their parents and coaches. From offense to defense, rebounding to shooting, dribbling to passing, these in-depth training sessions are taught by Bob Hurley, coach of one of the nation's top high school basketball teams and WNBA star Becky Hammon.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Elementary
Middle
High
Professional
Length: 
00:54
SportsCamp: Basketball

Drinking Water: Bottle or Tap? (2008)

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A huge bottled-water industry has recently emerged, with the U.S. its largest consumer. But is bottled water actually healthier, safer, or tastier than tap water? A water expert explains that bottled water does not meet the same strict standards in the U.S. as water from the tap, though tap-water quality can vary among communities.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Length: 
00:09
Drinking Water: Bottle or Tap?

Underground Aquifer Water: Precision Farming (2008)

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Despite its wonders, Earth's water cycle does not spread water evenly around the planet. The Ogallala Aquifer’s huge underground reservoir of water gives the relatively dry Central Plains states such as Nebraska a large but limited irrigation source. But the aquifer's water is being used up faster than it is beng replenished.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Length: 
00:09
Underground Aquifer Water: Precision Farming

Planet Earth (2007)

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From the stunning creators of Blue Planet: Seas of Life comes this epic 5-disc series celebrating the Earth as never before. With an unprecedented production budget, using high definition photography and revolutionary high-speed cameras.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Length: 
11:40
Planet Earth

Exponents: We Are The Power (2007)

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This entertaining and informative program explains all about exponents, the powers to which numbers are raised. Examining positive and negative indices, the uses and benefits of using exponents to express very small and very large numbers, and how to calculate approximations this is a program that will empower all math students with clear and accurate explanations.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Length: 
00:34
Exponents: We Are The Power

The Coastal Plain (2009)

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The eastern coast of North America is washed by the surf of the Atlantic Ocean. Then, the continental coast circles the Gulf of Mexico… from the southern end of Florida… across Alabama and Mississippi, to Louisiana and Texas… and finally hooking down into Mexico, all the way to the Yucatan Peninsula.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Length: 
00:22
The Coastal Plain

The Appalachian Mountains (2009)

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The Appalachian Mountains are the oldest mountain range in North America. They date back about 650 million years. The collision between the North American and African plates caused the mountain range to rise up. The Appalachians had become the highpoint of the eastern part of the continent, running from Newfoundland down to the central part of Alabama.
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Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Length: 
00:22
The Appalachian Mountains

Interior Lowlands (2009)

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The Interior Lowland of the North America are at the heart of the continent. This important region extends from the Canadian Arctic in the north to the Gulf of Mexico in the south. The region features terrain with broad river valleys, rolling hills, high bluffs, forested growth, open vistas and many lakes.
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Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Length: 
00:22
Interior Lowlands

The Great Plains (2009)

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At the very heart of North America, between the Rocky Mountains and east of the Mississippi River, we find one of the continent's largest regional landforms, The Great Plains. Its most striking feature is its flatness and wide open spaces. The Great Plains encompass all or part of 15 of the United States and three Canadian provinces.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Length: 
00:22
The Great Plains

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