Students discuss the characteristics of storms, including the relationship of weather fronts and storms. Using simple materials, the students develop a model of a simple lightning detection system and analyze their model to determine its effectiveness as a storm warning system for a community.
Plant Hormones: Bioassay for Gibberellin
This simple assay makes use of the ability of the plant hormone GA3 to induce starch breakdown in the endosperm of a barley seed from which the embryo has been removed. The effect of the hormone is clear and repeatable. This exercise can be used in introductory biology courses to demonstrate a basic plant process, or can be modified and used to investigate more sophisticated questions in a developmental biology course.
Fact-sheet, plus exercises, introducing students to grid references.
AE CS5.5: Warp Stabilizer Instant Gratification
See how to quickly apply the new Warp Stabilizer to footage for instant gratification, including setting the Smoothness amount as well as choosing between Smooth Motion and No Motion.
IDS336 Session 9 Summer 2011
IDS336 Human Rights - Session nine 07/05/11 Emily Magruder
Consent of the Governed? [The Beacon, June 1, 2010] What gives some people the right to rule others? At least since John Locke's time, the most common and seemingly compelling answer has been "the consent of the governed." When the North American revolutionaries set out to justify their secession
[The Beacon, June 1, 2010]
What gives some people the right to rule others? At least since John Locke's time, the most common and seemingly compelling answer has been "the consent of the governed." When the North American revolutionaries set out to justify their secession
Probability with Playing Cards and Venn Diagrams
Probability of compound events. The Addition Rule. Common Core Standard 457 S-CP.7 In this ten-minute video, Sal Khan of Khan Academy, uses playing cards and a Venn Diagram to continue his discussion of probability using computer software.
Farsi Consumer Health Information
This Web page from the 24 Languages Project out of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library provides access to sound files on various consumer health topics including chickenpox, hepatitis A, polio, and Hib vaccinations. A QuickTime plug-in, Real Media, Windows Media, or other MP3 player is needed in order to use the resources.
Atrial Fibrillation (Spanish)
This patient education program discusses the causes, symptoms, and treatment of atrial fibrillation. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Auburn Automobile Model 6-40 A Seven Passenger Touring Car
The Auburn Automobile Company, founded by Frank and Morris Eckhart, was in existence from 1900-1937. Today the Auburn Cord Dusenberg Museum is located in the former Auburn Automobile Company building. The vehicle pictured listed for $1375.,Dekalb County Journey
This patient education program reviews the anatomy of the knee, symptoms, and treatments, including the benefits and risks of knee replacement surgery, for damaged knee joints. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Checking that your browser is compatible with x-stream
A short video showing how to check that your browser is compatible with x-stream, the Leeds Metropolitan University system for delivering learning materials over the Internet
DSL History Series: Religious Life (1 of 3)
Robert Randolph, Chaplain to the Institute, presents a history of religious life at MIT. This is the first of a series of presentations about the history of student life at MIT, presented by the staff of the Division of Student Life. http://studentlife.mit.edu Part 1 of 3. Shot May, 2011.
OR Logic Gate
Worksheet on circuits that looks at the OR logic gate. Students are required to mark in the current flow showing the different combinations of high and low inputs and high or low output and construct a truth table for the OR logic gate. A set of circuits with current flow marked is given as a 'solution'.
A-Z of Ireland
26 questions about Ireland with answers that work through the letters of the alphabet. Answers are at bottom of page.
All About Investigating
Information about why and how teachers can help children to develop their investigating skills. Relevant to all 4 content strands of the curriculum, it provides a list of class starter questions.
-le and -el Words
Children identify the correct and incorrect spelling of -el and -le words, and then go on to use them to complete sentences.
Ik leer in het ziekenhuis
Na dit hoofdstuk kan de student een reportage over medische onderwerpen volgen op de radio
Asian stocks fall despite EU pledge
July 12 - Asian stocks fall despite EU pledge to help Greece and other EU debtors; including allowing a selective default to help Athens deal with its debt. Arnold Gay, reports.