Teaching Channel Presents: Common Core From Pre K To 12th Grade. -- Really liked the menu strategy for teaching students how to write meaningful, sensory prose. Also, enjoyed the comic strip approach for reading comprehension; not sure if I think ELA upper elementary/lower middle school students could pair the structure of the comic strip with the structure of the writing... but maybe, with the right scaffolding!
This video comes straight from NSTA (National Science Teaching Association) and gives a fun lesson on how you can teach the phases of the moon. NSTA has their own YouTube channel where you can find tons of different activities and demonstrations that are great visuals for students while learning. It's a great resource for teachers to use if you're struggling with a topic in your classroom. It helps to look at the lesson from a different perspective.
Education Week Teacher: Featured Teaching Channel Videos- From having students self - monitor their behavior through the use of number lines to differentiating lessons via tiered exit cards, the short videos here are very useful.
Education Week Teacher: Featured Teaching Channel Videos Middle school teacher Suney Park demonstrates how she backtracks to build students' content knowledge before teaching new information on area and perimeter. Her lesson, designed to meet the common standards, aims to get students to apply knowledge of area and perimeter to solve real-world problemshttp://www.edweek.org/tm/section/teaching-channel/index.html?cmp=ENL-TU-NEWS3