60 Second Recaps – http://www.60secondrecap.com/ – provides sixty second clips about various parts of classic literature. Nice way to give an overview of what is being read, or to inspire students to create their own 60 second overview of a book they are reading.
Life in a Day – http://www.youtube.com/lifeinaday?x=explore – View videos of a “life in the day” or people from around the globe. The day is July 24, 2010 and people were asked to video their lie and submit it to this project on Youtube. The websitea has a nice global navigation that allows you to watch videos from all over the world. Here is a video explaining the project far better that I can: