How to Set a Hanukkah Table
This four minute video teaches how to set the Hanukkah table and what this holiday means. A good video for all ages, it provides information on the food and what it represents as well as the religious aspects.
This illustrated guide is designed to help students understand and learn the difference between simple and complete metamorphosis. The Web page, which can be easily printed for use at field sites, illustrates: complete metamorphosis for lepidoptera (butterflies and moths) simple metamorphosis for thysanura (silverfish) simple metamorphosis for heteroptera (true bugs). In addition, the guide discusses the following additional terms: nymph larva pupa egg.
AP U.S. History
This course is a survey of American History from the Age of Exploration and Discovery to the present. Emphasis is placed on critical and evaluative thinking skills, essay writing, interpretation of original documents, and historiography. This history curriculum is assembled from UC college preparatory courses and students will demonstrate comprehension of a broad body of historical knowledge; express ideas clearly in writing; work with classmates to research an historical issue; interpret and ap
Myself 1 - Quiz
The pupils' vocabulary will improve. Encourage the pupils' interest in reading Irish through questioning. The pupils' vocabulary will increase. The pupils will become interested in reading Gaeilge through completing the quiz.
Mapping the Ocean Floor via Sonar
Scientists use cameras and sonar near the U.S. Virgin Islands to 'see' the sea floor and find out how fish and other sea life use the underwater habitats, which include coral reefs and sea grasses. This five minute video shows how it is done and gives students an understanding of how it is done and what are its uses.
Certificacion de Turismo Responsable
A lecture on sustainable tourism delivered in Spanish.
Biden begins second leg of his China tour.
Aug. 20 - U.S. Vice President Biden arrives in Chengdu, China on the second leg of his five-day mission to Washington's biggest foreign creditor. ROUGH CUT (No reporter narration)
Silhouette Blends: Bossy -r-
Hector and Lisa use their br-ight br-ains to come up with different words that can be made from one phoneme. The goal for this segment is r-controlled vowels. (0:31)
Norway survivors return to Utoeya
Aug 20 - Survivors of last month's massacre head back to Utoeya island to remember the victims ahead of a national day of remembrance. Sunita Rappai reports.
HoloGlobe: Draining the Global Oceans
This is one of a series of animations that were produced to be part of the narrated video shown in the HoloGlobe exhibit at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History and the Earth Today exhibit at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum.
A Suffix Matching Game
This video demonstrates an easy matching game for teaching the meanings of suffixes. The narrator explains the matching activity and gives suggestions for using it. ( 1:40)
eBay hits the high street
Dec. 1 - Online auction giant eBay is taking on traditional retailers as Christmas approaches, launching a pop up shop in London, which stocks the website's 200 best-selling items. Hayley Platt reports.
Hurricane Erin from SeaWiFS: September 10, 2001 (Version 2)
Hurricane Erin off the eastern coast of America
If Rocks Could Talk
This fun Web article is part of OLogy, where kids can collect virtual trading cards and create projects with them. Here, they meet an Earth scientist at the AMNH, who explains the differences between the three rock groups (igneous, sedimentary, metamorphic) and introduces students to six rocks in the museum's collection.
Teacher Tipster-Greater Than and Less Than
Mr. Smith has a fun, creative way to teach and review greater than and less than. He uses an alligator head, a deck of number cards, and 3 volunteers. Students will enjoy this hands on activity while learning this important skill. (3:14)
Witness the awesome destructive power of earthquakes — from home videos taken during a tremor, to inside the earth for the birth of a quake. (02:31)
Learning outcomes After studying this unit you should be able to: Demonstrate a critical understanding of the concept of ’ (knowledge and understanding); Engage with and review debates about selected key concepts relevant to the study of families and personal relationships; Identify connections between concepts and the themes they raise for research and for social policy; Understand some of the social processes underlying research around family issue
After studying this unit you should be able to:
Demonstrate a critical understanding of the concept of ’ (knowledge and understanding);
Engage with and review debates about selected key concepts relevant to the study of families and personal relationships;
Identify connections between concepts and the themes they raise for research and for social policy;
Understand some of the social processes underlying research around family issue
Young people who like animals often think about a career in veterinary medicine should watch this video interview that explains the importance of science and math and other aspects of the profession.
Running time 2:15 minutes.
MATH LESSON: Finding a Percent of a Number
This selection provides clear, step-by-step directions for finding percent of a number ( ex. What is 20% of 50?). Several problems are worked and explained in detail on a white board. (08:47)