“What is Jet Streams?” asked my son. The other day he was stuck with congruent triangles from R D Sharma. And YouTube came to our help. YouTube is great for entertainment, many call it YouTube is the new TV but it also has a lot of educational content related to Children. Yes, there are many YouTube channels which help students to understand the concept or solve the question and they are on all possible subjects Geography, Hindi. Images below show the search on YouTube for class 9 This article talks about some of the YouTube channels where you can get help for your school children for different subjects such as Maths, Science, Hindi, Geography, Physics, Chemistry ex: ExamFear. Also some popular Education Channels for children.
Note: Online videos can definitely help you clear some doubts but up to a limit only! It does not replace School, Teacher, does not give personal attention and does not clarify all the doubts that you have!
There are three types of learning style: visual (by seeing), auditory (by hearing) and kinesthetic (by doing). Everybody learns using a combination of these styles, but most people find one of the methods easier than the others. Good teachers try to use a mixture of all three methods in their classrooms.
Nearly every major educational institution in the world now hosts its own collection of videos featuring news, lectures, tutorials, and open courseware. There are many large channels, like the BBC, TED, KhanAcademy. There are many other businesses, large and small, that share educational videos on their sites.
Popular Education Channels for Children
Some of the popular Education Channels for Children are:
- TED Ed: carefully curated educational videos with great animation
- Free courses on Physics, Math, Biology, Chemistry…etc
- Crash Course has videos on physics, philosophy, games, economics, U.S. government and politics, astronomy, anatomy & physiology, world history, biology, literature, eco.
- Tell me why Everyday life science questions like why can’t we fly, why is it hard to swat a housefly? explained via whiteboard animation!
- Explains evolution, time, space, global energy or our existence etc in a nutshell, their voice over and animation is the best explaining things.
YouTube for CBSE, ICSE
Roshni Mukherjee ExamFear provides quality education to students, free of cost, through educational video lessons on Physics, Mathematics, Biology and Chemistry. They also have an App on Android PlayStore. Currently, they have educational content for Class 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 & 12. You can get solutions for Questions as per the NCERT book.
ExamFear Educator, Roshni has been recognized as one of 100 women achievers of India. She has been Felicitated by President of India and has won many awards.
STUDY KHAZANA is an e-treasure of knowledge and education they have gathered the best teachers of India . They offer courses such as Abacus, CA(CPT, IPC, FINAL), CBSE syllabus 9th onwards, Competitive Exams( like Banking, CTET, CDS, IAS, LAW, NET, NTT),Computers’(A-level, BCA, MCA, Microsoft Office), Undergraduate Courses, Calligraphy, Spoken English and Vedic Math. Their YouTube channel has many of these lectures especially for Mathematics by Sameer Kohli.
eVidyarthi.in is India’s one of the fastest growing eLearning platform. They run various YouTube Channels such as Mathematics for specific classes Mathematics Class VI to Mathematics Class 12th, Science Class 9.
Pradeep Kshetrapal for physics
Classroom lecture videos explaining in detail, the topics of Physics for class 11th and 12th. Language English and Hindi mixed. Suitable for students having Hindi mother tongue but studying in English medium school.
Gabbar Singh Tutorials chemistry
The lectures at Gabbar Singh Tutorials is useful for students of class 11th, class 12th of all boards, IIT-JEE & PMT aspirants along with graduate students. The lectures are in Hindi + English language
Amit Sengupta For Geography
Amit simplifies Geography concepts. His blog aksgb.blogspot.com has all the maps, question and answers, rough sketches and important points
Hindi: Alpana Verma, Bhai ki Padai
Hindi channel like Alpana Verma, Bhai ki Padai are helpful for children.
Do you or your children use YouTube for school doubts? Which YouTube Channels would you recommend?