Dictionary Skills, ABC Order: An Interactive Game
In this interactive game, students practice ABC order by placing the words from a scrambled dictionary page back into the correct order.
This video presents an experiment that explores simple electric circuits, including parallel and series circuits. It explains how circuits work and the tools that engineers use to design them. (7:56)
Viewing Gamma Rays (Interactive)
In this interactive activity adapted from NASA, learn about gamma rays and how astronomers use them to study the universe. Explore the electromagnetic spectrum and investigate how the wavelength, frequency, and energy of a wave are related. Learn how gamma rays interact with matter and how the Fermi telescope works. Look at false-color gamma ray images of supernova remnants, pulsars, Earth, and gamma ray bursts.
Eisenhower on the Suez Canal Crisis
In October 1956, Britain and France entered into a coalition with Israel, and the three nations launched a military attack against Egyptian forces in the Suez Canal. On October 31, in a speech to the nation, President Eisenhower expresses the United States' opposition to the military action. (4:05)
Your Weight on Other Worlds (Interactive)
Gravity exerts a powerful force on all of us -- relentlessly pulling us toward Earth's surface. Everything we do, from standing up and running to getting dressed and eating breakfast, requires us to expend energy, and much of that energy goes toward our struggle against gravity. However, despite the powerful force that gravity exerts, we take it for granted precisely because of its constancy. This interactive resource from the Exploratorium gives you the opportunity to imagine how the differing
Class of 2012 Gift to Darden
With only a few weeks to go until graduation, the Darden School of Business Class of 2012 demonstrated its generosity by presenting its class gift to the Darden Annual Fund. The 2012 class surpassed last year's record pledge amount and achieved 99% participation.
The Bounty (film) : Exercises Materiaal voor een vijftiental lessen met een verscheidenheid van kijk-, luister-, lees- en schrijfoefeningen met aandacht voor woordenschat en enkele spraakkunstitems plus links naar o.a. een online game gebaseerd op de lotgevallen van de Bounty. …
Materiaal voor een vijftiental lessen met een verscheidenheid van kijk-, luister-, lees- en schrijfoefeningen met aandacht voor woordenschat en enkele spraakkunstitems plus links naar o.a. een online game gebaseerd op de lotgevallen van de Bounty. …
Platon - La politica parte 15 de 16
Entre sus obras más importantes se cuentan: la República, en la cual elabora la filosofía política de un estado ideal; el Fedro, en el que desarrolla una compleja e influyente teoría psicológica; el Timeo, un influyente ensayo de cosmogonía, cosmología racional, física y escatología, influido por las matemáticas pitagóricas; y el Teeteto, el primer estudio conocido sobre filosofía de la ciencia. (14:57)
First Graders Singing to the Shape Song
This first grade class enjoys the shape song during snack time. This is a great resource to introduce and/or review shapes in the early childhood classroom. This is also a great example of using videos to engage students in the classroom. (1:31)
DeBono's Six Thinking Hats in the Classroom
This video shows Edward deBono's technique of Six Thinking Hats being used in different classroom settings.This theory encourages creative, lateral thinking. This video provides an example of the theory in action and is intended for teachers with prior knowledge on the theory. ( Portions of the video could also be shown to students preparing to use the strategy.) ( 14:34)
Cuidando el agua con Gotin (en expañol)
Este video tiene consejos para un buen uso del agua. El mensaje está dirigido a jóvenes y adultos. (4:03)
Chase Plane Video Of Historic SpaceX Splashdown
During the reentry of SpaceX's Dragon capsule, NASA and the United States Navy flew a P-3 Orion Cast Glance aircraft to capture airborne views of the spacecraft's descent. The aircraft, based at the Navy's VX-30 squadron at the Naval Air Station Point Mugu, Calif., was able to record Dragon's reentry, parachute chute deployment and the capsule in the water. Dragon splashed down at 11:42 a.m. EDT on May 31 in the Pacific Ocean, more than 560 miles off the coast of Baja California. During its miss
Pierre-Auguste Renoir, The Grands Boulevards, 1875
Watch this video to view works of Pierre-Auguste Renoir. Narration provides history of works shown and the style of Impressionism. The focus is on The Grands Boulevards ( Paris). ( 5:46)
From The Archive: Battling Blight
Tim Stark, tomato farmer and proprietor of Eckerton Hill Farm in Lobachsville, PA, describes his battle with late blight during the summer of 2009.Still photography by Annette Heist.(3:51) Additional images courtesy of Sophien Kamoun, amandabhslater/flickr, NOAA.
LSE Growth Commission: Evidence Session 4 - Management and Growth [Audio]
Speaker(s): Ian Davis, John Van Reenen, Hal Varian | In this session, Ian Davis (formerly McKinsey & Co.), John Van Reenen (Director, CEP, LSE) and Hal Varian (Chief Economist, Google) will discuss the role of management in a strategy for growth.
Chessboard Algebra and Function Machines
Lesson Objective:Students find the rule that determines the number of chessboard squares. Questions to Consider:See how Ms. Bottomley uses a function machine to have students predict the ruleHow does the lesson help students see the difference between additive and multiplicative patterns?What about the lesson helps students be successful with this complex pattern?Common Core StandardsMath.4.OA.2, Math.4.OA.5
How to release other activities only after a lesson is completed
This video will show you how to ensure that a lesson activity is completed before the rest of the course is made availaible to students.
CSUN Alumna Named 2012 National Teacher of the Year
Cal State Northridge alumna Rebecca Mieliwocki '96 (Secondary English Education), who currently teaches at Luther Burbank Middle School, receives the National Teacher of the Year Award from President Barack Obama and delivers an inspirational speech to the audience assembled in the White House East Room. (Apr. 24, 2012. Video courtesy of the White House.)
"Macarena Count to 100" by Dr. Jean
In this Dr. Jean has video, students will learn to count to 100 using the Macarena theme song. Young learners will see the movements, hear the words, and see the numbers on the screen. This is a great resource for the early childhood classroom. (2:18)