Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

…For Teaching ELL, ESL, & EFL

September 17, 2017
by Larry Ferlazzo

New StoryCorps Animated Video On Vietnam War

I’m adding this brand-new StoryCorps animated video to The Best Resources To Learn About The Vietnam War.

Here’s how they describe it:

After being drafted in 1969, Tom Geerdes served as an Army medic in the 11th Armored Cavalry in Vietnam and Cambodia. Like many veterans, he returned home a changed man. At StoryCorps, Tom shared his long journey toward healing with his daughter, Hannah Campbell.

September 14, 2017
by Larry Ferlazzo

Space X Releases Video Of All Their Failures – Perfect For Teaching The Value Of Making Mistakes


Space X released a blooper rule of their past failures.

You can see the original here, but I like this edited version from Tech Insider better because it provides more context:

I’m adding it to The Best Posts, Articles & Videos About Learning From Mistakes & Failures.

September 13, 2017
by Larry Ferlazzo

Video: Trailer For Frederick Wiseman’s New Film On The NY Public Library (Plus Bonus!)

Well-known documentary filmmaker Frederick Wiseman has just released his latest movie, and it’s on the New York Public Library.

Here’s the trailer:

You may, or may not, be familiar with his famous film, “High School,” made in 1968.

Here it is, followed by a PBS program about the process of making it:

High School (1968) from Bobby Mays on Vimeo.

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