Find Video Clips

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"ClassHook Helps You Find Educational Video Clips" (post) introduces ClassHook, "a fantastic service that can help you find educational video clips to use in your classroom or as part of lessons that students complete online."

1. "ClassHook picks up where YouTube falls short ... by providing tools to search for video clips according to subject and topic."

  • "The bulk of the clips that you will find through ClassHook come from well-known television shows and movies."
  • "ClassHook’s free service ... includes options to search according to subject, topic, and grade level [including 'College']" -- as well as by Clip Length (less than 1:00 to 6:00) and by series

2. ClassHook Standard ("Free/forever") includes the following:

  • Access to the full library of clips
  • View all search results ("Sign up for free!")
  • Create and share playlists
  • Manage bookmarks
  • Add comments on clips
  • Submit clips to the library
  • Request clips
  • Access all clips in Official Playlists
  • Add discussion questions

3. Field-Specific Videos 

  • NOTE: ClassHook's clips are best used as attention-getters or exemplars.
  • For (often jocular) instructional videos in a wide-range of subjects see "Field-Specific Videos" in the Teaching Commons resource list.