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Ages: 11 - 16
War of 1812 and the History of the Star-Spangled Banner
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David Barton gives a brief history of the War of 1812 and the true story behind our National Anthem. (07:45)
July 11, 2009 at 09:12 AM
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Ages: 3 - 6
"Letter B" (Let It Be) - Song
From YouTube, produced by Sesame Street
A cute Sesame Street video of the "Letter B" put to a version of "Let It Be" by the Beatles. The video gives examples of words that start with "B" as well as the phonetic sound of "B."  It is a professionally produced movie of muppet characters. (03:... [more]
November 21, 2008 at 04:32 PM
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Ages: 6 - 10
Rhythm and Note Values
From YouTube
This video reveals the rhythm and note values of whole, half, quarter and eighth notes in a fun way for little ones. It is presented by a quartet of talented and funny singers named the "Obies".
July 10, 2009 at 09:59 AM
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Ages: 9 - 18
Rhythm Counting
From YouTube, produced by Pattern Piano
I take the four beats of each measure (in 4/4 time) and animate them. Then I put the appropriate counting in the box. At the end of the exercise, I switch back to just reading from the page. You should feel the divisions of the beat. If you are a vis... [more]
May 23, 2010 at 09:30 AM
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Ages: 9 - 18
Music Theory 101 - The Treble Clef
From YouTube
This video demonstrates the basics of reading music using the treble clef. It shows the staff, treble clef, time signature, names of the lines, and spaces on the staff. (02:30)
March 30, 2009 at 12:08 AM