Blue Ribbon Readers: The Hamburger Game (Interactive)
The Hamburger Game is part of WPSU’s Blue Ribbon Readers, a collection of seven interactive games designed to help elementary school students gain reading comprehension competences. The Hamburger Game helps students practice attentive reading by choosing the main idea—or "meat"—from a passage of text and dragging it to the center of a sandwich. A hamburger appears and they win points if they are right.
Higher Ed Video Community User Group Meetup - 5/24/2012 "Experiences and case studies of how video, etc. is used in distance education and learning - successes, failures and lessons learned."
"Experiences and case studies of how video, etc. is used in distance education and learning - successes, failures and lessons learned."
For the ultimate fan!
UMass license plates are now available through the UMass Alumni Association. Proceeds benefit UMass. UMassAlumni.com/licenseplate
ISS Update - May 29, 2012
The International Space Station video update for May 29, 2012.
How To Play Defense In Basketball
This 2:39 long video demonstrates the steps to play defense as shown by a professional basketball player. The video may need to be stopped to check for student understanding.
Ozone Layer and Eukaryotes Show Up in the Proterozoic Eon - Khan Academy
Ozone Layer and Eukaryotes Show Up in the Proterozoic Eon. Great Oxygenation Event (Oxygen Catastrophe). (09:56)
SPSS DEMONSTRATION CHAPTER 3
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Improve Your Acrylic Painting
This 3:43 long video shows Terry Harrison demonstrating simple exercises for watercolor and oil painting techniques using acrylics. It is a useful video with good tips
"Rainy Day" Song by the Milkshake Kids
Another fun fine animation by Sam Tillman. "Rainy Day" is a song from the Milkshake Kids. Students will learn about all the things you can do in the rain. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge about the weather and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (1:42)
Newton's Apple: Chile Peppers
This video has a lot of fun information on Chile Peppers including where they originated, the different varieties, what makes them hot, how they are tested for "hotness", and what helps to "take the heat away."
31.05.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Donnerstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Die syrischen Rebellen haben Präsident Baschar al-Assad ein Ultimatum bis Freitagmittag gestellt, um den Friedensplan des Sondergesandten Kofi Annan umzusetzen. Wenn sich die Regierung nicht an die Frist halte, sehe sich auch die Führung der Freien Syrischen Armee an keine Zusage aus dem Plan mehr gebunden, erklärten die Rebellen, die vor allem aus d
Air Pollution with Tim and Moby
See how smog and acid rain are formed in this animated BrainPOP movie. A quiz is also provided in this link. (approximate time 2:00)
Water Cycle (NOAA)
A good description of the water cycle. It provides details more appropriate for middle school students. There are also links to activities and other learning opportunities. (Approximately ten minutes.)
Learn Opposite Words
This interactive game teaches students about opposites. Some of the opposites include rough-smooth, wet-dry, long-short, big-small. This is a great resource to introduce and/or review opposites in the early childhood classroom. (3:35)
Virtual Maths - Basic Structures, shear force point of load
Interactive simulation demonstrating shear force at point of load
Becoming a Red Giant - Khan Academy
Becoming a Red Giant. (11:30)
Rashid Khalidi: "Constraining and Shaping Nationalism: The United States and Iraq"
A talk by Rashid Khalidi, Director, Center for International Studies and Professor, Departments of History andNear Eastern Languages and Civilizations. From the Rethinking America in the Middle East Series, presented by: International House Global Voices Program, the Norman Wait Harris Fund of the Center for International Studies, the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, and the Human Rights Program
17.552 Political Economy of Chinese Reform (MIT)
This course focuses on China's transition from plan to market. What has the trajectory of institutional change in China been, and how has growth been achieved? Is that growth sustainable? Subject examines specific aspects of reform (enterprise, fiscal, financial, social welfare), and the systemic consequences of interaction between various reform measures. Additional topics include the interaction between political and economic change, the transformation of state-society relations, and the gener
5.5.2 Reaching a final decision Having seen all the candidates, you can now start to pull together your notes and impressions and make a final decision. It is probably worth allowing a little time to gather your thoughts and/or discuss initial observations with colleagues or the interview panel after every interview so that your memory is not confused. The person specification should again play a major role in your final decision. Your questions should have been geared to elicit the necessary information from each applicant
Having seen all the candidates, you can now start to pull together your notes and impressions and make a final decision. It is probably worth allowing a little time to gather your thoughts and/or discuss initial observations with colleagues or the interview panel after every interview so that your memory is not confused. The person specification should again play a major role in your final decision. Your questions should have been geared to elicit the necessary information from each applicant