Every student pilot, should be forced to watch the first video below, on avoiding stalls and spins. Also watch around 2 min 30 sec mark of the 3rd video.
Other Useful Resources
New SatView Weather Radar 50x the definition - Amazing BOM
Plain English weather translator for NAIPS Area Forecast ( http://www.anard.net/pemet/pemet.html )
How to read aviation weather
A great weather visual tool to show winds Earth Wind Map
Mountain Flying 3.3MB pdf - extremely vital info for the snowy mountains area and a great eye opener about flying in valleys and mountain wave. This could be a lifesaver.
Must Watch Videos
Avoiding Stall & Spin accidents a must watch - 27min
Power On induced Stall and Spin 2min
Why You Never Stomp Rudder To Rush A Turn See 2:30min
Pilots are ready and they still lose 800-1200 feet in recover. Do that in a circuit and you die. Watch right near the end, 1200 feet to recover.
Why You Never Fly VFR Into IMC See 2:30min
This is about as close as it gets. Start watching around 1:50 and check out the close up at 2:02