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146 videos

Learn about alliteration.
Alliteration (2016) (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn the difference between a protagonist and an antagonist.
Protagonist vs. Antagonist (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about Ophelia's death in Hamlet.
Ophelia’s Death in Hamlet (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about symbolism in Lord of the Flies.
Symbolism in Lord of the Flies (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn some research tips.
Research Tips (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about reading Shakespeare.
Reading Shakespeare (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about formatting quotations.
Formatting Quotations (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the power of synonyms.
Create: The Power of Synonyms (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about where to begin with literary analysis.
Analysis: Where to Begin (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about Camus and his exploration of absurdity in The Stranger.
Camus, The Stranger, and Absurdity (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about character profiles.
Character Profiles (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about oxymorons.
Oxymorons: Some Examples (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about rhetorical devices in Hamlet.
Rhetorical Devices in Hamlet (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the real monster in Frankenstein.
The Real Monster in Frankenstein (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn tips for great PowerPoint presentations.
Tips for an Awesome PowerPoint Presentation (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about anthropomorphism in Animal Farm and Zootopia.
Anthropomorphism in Animal Farm and Zootopia (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about Christ Figures using Simon from Lord of the Flies.
Christ Figures: Simon from Lord of the Flies (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about commonly missaid phrases.
Commonly Missaid Phrases (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about foil in Hamlet.
Foil in Hamlet (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn four steps to writing a conclusion.
Four Steps to Writing a Conclusion (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about Frankenstein's Creation: was he monster or human?.
Frankenstein’s Creation: Monster or Human? (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the homophones their, they're, and there.
Their, They’re, and There (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about Hamlet's steps to convincing your son to avenge your murder.
Three Steps to Convincing Your Son to Avenge Your Murder: Hamlet (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about weather symbolism in The Great Gatsby.
Weather Symbolism in The Great Gatsby (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about elements in a timed writing.
Timed Writing Elements (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the idea of civilization in Lord of the Flies.
Lord of the Flies and Civilization (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about hyphens and dashes.
Hyphens and Dashes (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about giving a good presentation.
Giving a Good Presentation (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about Alliteration in Hamlet Part 2.
Alliteration in Hamlet Part 2 (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about Alliteration in Hamlet Part 1.
Alliteration in Hamlet Part 1 (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about annotated bibliographies.
Annotated Bibliographies (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about father to son relationships in Hamlet.
Father to Son Relationships in Hamlet (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the ghost's speech in Hamlet.
Hamlet Ghost Speech (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about misplaced modifiers.
Misplaced Modifiers (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about presearch.
Presearch (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about rhetorical devices in Shakespeare.
Rhetorical Devices in Shakespeare (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the three types of irony.
Three Types of Irony (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about typography dos and don'ts.
Typography Dos and Don’ts (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about writers block.
Writers Block (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the Relationship of Victor Frankenstein and the Creature.
The Relationship of Victor Frankenstein and the Creature (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about an annotated bibliography.
Annotated Bibliography (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about commonly confused words.
Commonly Confused Words (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about onomatopoeia.
Demonstrating Onomatopoeia (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn how to act.
How to Act (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about Canto 34 of The Inferno.
Inferno: Canto XXXIV (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about The Lion King and Hamlet.
The Lion King and Hamlet (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about symbolism in Shakespeare.
Symbolism in Shakespeare (Ophelia’s Flowers) (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the role of religion in Beowulf.
Beowulf and Religion (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about Biblical allusions in literature.
Biblical Allusions in Literature (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about Biblical allusions in Lord of the Flies.
Biblical Allusions in Lord of the Flies (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about etymology.
Etymology (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn how to read Shakespeare's writing.
How to Read Shakespeare (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the Pythagorean theorem.
Completing the Square (2016) (Subject: Math)
Learn how to understand literature through art.
Understanding Literature Through Art (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn how to convert decimal to binary.
Decimal2Binary (Subject: Technology)
Learn what computer science is.
An Introduction to Computer Science (Subject: Technology)
Learn about healthy popsicles.
Healthy Popsicles (Subject: Health and Fitness)
Learn about commas and semicolons.
Comma vs. Semicolon (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn how to navigate 11th and 12th grade on your way to college.
From 11th Grade to College (Subject: Inspiration and Creativity)
Get some great tips for your senior year.
Tips for Senior Year (Subject: Inspiration and Creativity)
Learn about the theme of isolation in Frankenstein.
Theme of Isolation in Frankenstein (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about thematic research papers.
Thematic Research Paper (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the funnel approach to intro paragraphs.
The Funnel Approach to Intro Paragraphs (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about oxymorons.
Oxymorons (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the difference between fantasy and science fiction.
The Difference between Fantasy and Science Fiction (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the life of Dante.
Into the Life of Dante (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about poetic meter and rhythm.
Poetic Meter and Rhythm (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about words like 'literally.'
Literally. (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about symbolism.
Symbolism and the Caged Bird (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about writing a persuasive thesis.
Writing a Persuasive Thesis (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about homophones.
Homophones (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn the steps for preparing for a literature exam.
Steps for Preparing for a Literature Exam (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn what makes a good thesis.
What Makes a Good Thesis? (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about integrating quotes into an essay.
Integrating Quotes into an Essay (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about finding the theme of a story.
Tutorial for Finding the Theme of a Story (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about similes and metaphors in Shakespeare's writing.
Similes and Metaphors in Shakespeare (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the components of an introductory paragraph.
Components of an Introductory Paragraph (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about writing a good thesis statement with Shakespeare's Hamlet as an example.
Writing a Good Thesis Statement: The Hamlet Example (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn how to write an in-class essay.
How to Write an In-Class Essay (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about writing an argumentative thesis statement.
Writing an Argumentative Thesis Statement (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Get a crash course on irony.
Crash Course on Irony (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn some in-class essay tips.
In-Class Essay Tips (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn how to identify allusions.
How to Identify Allusions (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn how to write a sonnet.
How to Write a Sonnet (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about paradoxes.
Paradoxes (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn how to MLA format an essay.
How to MLA Format an Essay (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn one pointer toward credibility with sources.
One Pointer toward Credibility with Sources (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about misplaced and dangling modifiers.
Misplaced and Dangling Modifers (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn how to properly integrate a quote.
How to Properly Integrate a Quote (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn how to write an effective conclusion.
How to Write an Effective Conclusion (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about writing thesis statements.
How to Write a Thesis – Sugar Is Bad for You (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn how to write a formal email.
How to Write a Formal Email (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about types of irony.
Types of Irony (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn one way to annotate what you read.
One Way to Annotate What You Read (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the Oxford comma.
The Oxford Comma (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the rhetorical triangle.
Ethos, Pathos, and Logos: The Rhetorical Triangle (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about ethos, logos, and pathos.
Ethos, Logos, Pathos (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about pathos, logos, and ethos.
Pathos, Logos, Ethos (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the layout of Dante's Inferno.
Layout of Dante’s Inferno (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about telos.
Telos (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about decoding Shakespeare's language.
Decoding Shakespeare’s Language (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about polysyndeton and asyndeton.
Polysyndeton and Asyndeton (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about Shakespeare's language and word play.
Shakespeare 101 – Language and Word Play (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about imagery in Dante's Inferno.
An Example of Imagery in Dante’s Inferno (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about MLA formatting.
MLA Formatting (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about reading a Shakespearean monologue.
Close Reading a Shakespeare Monologue (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about Romanticism.
Romanticism (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about rhetorical appeals.
Rhetorical Appeals (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about parallelism.
Parallelism (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about staying on topic.
Staying on Topic (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about Elizabethan era sumptuary laws for color.
Elizabethan Era Sumptuary Laws for Color (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the 'SOAPSTones' analysis technique.
SOAPSTones Analysis (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the use of foil in Hamlet.
Use of Foil in Hamlet (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the importance of literature.
More Than Words, Words, Words – The Importance of Literature (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn how to write a thesis.
How to Write a Thesis: My Sister is a Robot (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about active and passive voice.
Active and Passive Voice (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about irony.
Is That Irony? (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the five-paragraph essay.
Journey into the Five Paragraph Essay (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn how to annotate.
How to Annotate (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about comma splices.
Comma Splices (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about Japanese poetry.
Japanese Poetry (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the basics of pathos.
The Basics of Pathos (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn the four steps to writing an introduction paragraph.
Four Steps to Writing an Introduction Paragraph (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about Hamlet's dilemma.
Hamlet’s Dilemma (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn how to write a timed essay.
How to Write a Timed Essay (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about active and passive voice through football.
Active vs Passive Voice: Football (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn how to judge a book.
How to Judge a Book (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about making a proper argument.
Making a Proper Argument (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about outlining an interpretive essay.
Outlining an Interpretive Essay (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about mood in Shakespeare's writing.
Mood In Shakespeare (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn why literature is important.
Why Is Literature Important? (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about epic similies.
Epic Similies from Past to Present (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn how to write a news story.
How to Write a News Story (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the women characters in Shakespeare's Hamlet.
Women in Hamlet (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about symbolism.
Symbolism (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about interpretive thesis statements.
Interpretive Thesis Statements (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about parallelism.
Parallelism (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about anaphora and epistrophe.
Anaphora and Epistrophe (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about allusions.
What Are Allusions? (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the characteristics of Emily Dickinson's poems.
Characteristics of Emily Dickinson’s Poems (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about The Globe Theatre.
The Globe Theatre (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about active voice and passive voice.
Active Voice vs Passive Voice (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about the creatures of Dante's Inferno.
Creatures of the Inferno (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about quote integration.
Quote Integration (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about Emily Dickinson's Poem, 'You Left Me.'
Analyzing Dickinson’s “You Left Me” (Subject: Literature and Writing)
Learn about implementing quotes.
Implementing Quotes (Subject: Literature and Writing)