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Converting Pounds to Ounces - Khan Academy
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In this video Sal Khan discusses how to convert pounds into ounces. The problem in this video is this:  How many ounces are in 6 pounds? (01:34)
September 5, 2010 at 11:48 AM
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Pendemonium & the Italian Job-Roots, Suffixes, Prefixes
From YouTube, produced by Discovery Education
Students learn about roots, prefixes, and suffixes, as well as geography, history, and Italian when they follow the fast-paced adventures of a "pentastic" foursome in Italy. Seemingly ordinary writing implements named Florentina, Arturo, Buzz, and Pe... [more]
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August 10, 2009 at 06:21 AM
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Poetic Devices Found in Popular Songs
From YouTube, produced by Binus International School Simprug
This is a student-made video about poetic devices and how they are used in various popular songs. Definitions are provided and examples of a simile, metaphor, personification, hyperbole, and alliteration are underlined as the lyrics are posted on the... [more]
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February 27, 2012 at 11:57 AM
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Pendemonium and the Italian Job - Roots, Suffixes, and Prefixes
From YouTube, produced by Discovery Education
Students learn about roots, prefixes, and suffixes, as well as geography, history, and Italian when they follow the fast-paced adventures of a "pentastic" foursome in Italy. Seemingly ordinary writing implements named Florentina, Arturo, Buzz, and Pe... [more]
Found by Barb in RF.5.3a
August 10, 2009 at 06:17 AM
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The Art of the Metaphor
From ted.com, produced by TED education
This is an excellent TED Ed video all about similes and metaphors.  Students can learn about figurative language in a precise and clear presentation.  (05:38)
October 15, 2012 at 01:51 PM
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Figurative Language
From schooltube.com
This is a great song that explains figurative language.  The song defines and gives examples of: hyperbole, similes, metaphors, onomatopoeia, and assonance.  It is catchy and would make a good intro or review to figurative language.   (02:52)
September 6, 2012 at 01:31 PM
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