(Module 6) Comma Rules: Interactive Video Part 1

This interactive video was created as a tutorial to assist students in learning comma rules. Students will begin with this video and follow the directions.  They will be asked to make choices based on what they learn in the tutorial for each comma rule.  If their answer is correct, they may move to the next rule.  If their answer is incorrect, they may review the rule or proceed to the next rule.

Extreme Mental Health Treatments from 1930-1960

This overview of mental health treatments is the the fourth installment of a prereading/during reading activity to heighten the understanding of the play, A Streetcar Named Desire.  The intention of this video is to demonstrate to students how mentally ill patients were treated in the 1930’s-1960’s so that they can understand the main character, Blanche, on a level that the author intended.

The Great Gatsby and the 1920’s

This is a PowerPoint that was recorded using Camtasia for EDTECH 533.  It was designed for students as a pre-reading activity to acclimate them to the setting of the novel.

Educational Remix

The Dust Bowl and The Grapes of Wrath, by John Steinbeck

This video is an EDUMIX or remix of public domain/Creative Commons video, audio and images.  It is an overview of the Dust Bowl and The Grapes of Wrath and is intended to be used as a pre-reading activity.  All sources used are listed in APA format on the reference page at the end of the movie.