Japanese Listening Comprehension for Advanced Learners #8 - Ordering Office Supplies in Japanese
Learn Japanese with Japanesepod101.com! Do you find yourself missing the nuances in Japanese conversations? Would you like to understand more of what’s happening around you in daily life in Japan? Then this Japanese Listening Comprehension for Advanced Learners series is for you! In each lesson of this five-part series, you’ll see an image, hear a [...]
Dr. William J. Abraham, "Terrorism, Forgiveness, and Justice."
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IDS350 Gardens of California 05 Sp14
A 14 week three unit college course taught by Jerry Turney, Chief Arborist for Los Angeles County, for horticulturists and people who enjoy gardening Please Subscribe www.youtube.com/csudhtv
Learn about the Lighthouse of Alexandria
Learn about the lighthouse of Alexandria in this short video. The lighthouse was located in Alexandria, Egypt, and was destroyed by an earthquake in the fourteenth century. (01:02)
Ecuador opens new security center to tackle crime
Ecuador installs 2,400 cameras across the country and high tech control room to monitor street and foot traffic --- as Ecuador strives to become among the safest countries in the region. Nathan Frandino reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics includi
Learn About Mercury
Did you know that Mercury is 70 percent iron? During this video, the viewer will learn about the planet Mercury, the closest planet to our Sun. Phrases highlight the narrator's words thoughout the brief video. (03:48)
A Woman Called 'Moses' - Harriet Tubman
A 7th-grader presents the story of Harriet Tubman, using still images and audio.(Amateur video with lots of good information.) (01:05)
Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 21 - 1706-1707
Covers the period October 1706 to December 1707, and also contains introductory matter and accounts for the year 1706.
History of Mother's Day on Vimeo
This touching video is all graphics with some image of famous women. Is a good video for Mothers Day or for any study of women in history. Some remarkable information.
Les ennemis du châtaignier (Vidéo) Ressource non labellisée UVED - En cours d'expertise Les problèmes sanitaires que connaît le châtaignier sont nombreux : maladie de l'Encre, chancre de l'écorce, insectes parasites et autres ravageurs... Ces problématiques sont abordées par des scientifiaues de l'INRA, mais aussi par les différents gestionnaires des vergers de châtaigniers. Ils nous expliquent ...
Ressource non labellisée UVED - En cours d'expertise
Les problèmes sanitaires que connaît le châtaignier sont nombreux : maladie de l'Encre, chancre de l'écorce, insectes parasites et autres ravageurs... Ces problématiques sont abordées par des scientifiaues de l'INRA, mais aussi par les différents gestionnaires des vergers de châtaigniers. Ils nous expliquent ...
ALPS Competency in Practice Assessment (CIPA) Tool
One of the key aims of ALPS is to improve the assessment of competence in practice across 16 professions, increasing the confidence of new graduates and their employers. The CIPA tool has been developed to establish measures of new graduate confidence in their ability across a number of areas of professional competence. Initially it is being piloted as a self-rating tool with new graduates with the intention of extending its use by employers of new graduates. The tool offers a way of establishin
Animals at the extremes: Hibernation and torpor
Hibernation is an ingenious adaptation that some animals employ to survive difficult conditions in winter. This free course, Animals at the extremes: Hibernation and torpor, examines the differences between hibernation and torpor, and discusses the characteristic signs of hibernation behaviour. It explores the triggers that bring on hibernation, and whether internal signals or external season cues are predominant. It also examines the physiological adaptations that occur in hibernating animals.
An animated Koala give information about natural landscapes in this brief video clip.(Only the koala is on the video)
Is it Alive?
Despite technological advances that have produced machines with lifelike qualities, most people can easily distinguish between what is living and nonliving. Or can they? This video includes some "fuzzy" examples that will make students question the meaning of life. Words are listen on the screen and video is set to music. No narration. (03:02)
Ingredients for Life - Water
Earth provides a comfortable and temperate environment for a wide variety of living organisms. However, in the past few decades, scientists have discovered unusual life forms thriving in areas where the majority of living things on Earth could never survive, such as by deep sea vents or in dry deserts. This video segment, adapted from NOVA, explores extreme forms of life on Earth, the importance of liquid water, and the possibilities of life elsewhere in the solar system. Closed captioning inclu
Conclusion This free course provided an introduction to studying Science. It took you through a series of exercises designed to develop your approach to study and learning at a distance and helped to improve your confidence as an independent learner.
This free course provided an introduction to studying Science. It took you through a series of exercises designed to develop your approach to study and learning at a distance and helped to improve your confidence as an independent learner.
Nina Jablonski Breaks the Illusion of Skin Color
Nina Jablonski says that differing skin colors and pigmentations are simply our bodies' adaptation to varied climates and levels of UV exposure. Charles Darwin disagreed with this theory, but she explains, that's because he did not have access to NASA. Nina Jablonski is author of Skin: A Natural History, a close look at human skin’s many remarkable traits: its colors, its sweatiness, and the fact that we decorate it. Run time 14:46.
Tom McCall and Oregon's Environmental Legacy
Oregon Governor Tom McCall's pioneering fight to clean up the state's waterways and to control development in the late 1960s still resonates today. At the Nov. 11 Corvallis Science Pub, Oregon State historian Bill Robbins will discuss the significance of McCall's leadership. Robbins will also show McCall's famous documentary, Pollution in Paradise, which aired on KGW-TV in 1962. The Science Pub presentation begins at 6 p.m. in the Old World Deli located at 341 SW Second St. in Corvallis. It i
Throughout the writing process, peer response can help young adolescents develop as thinkers and writers. In this session, participants explore strategies for structuring peer interactions and for teaching students to respond positively and productively to each other’s work. (58:25)
Teachers Demonstrate Effective Descriptive Feedback to Their Class Using Moon Journals-Part 1 of 2
Using appropriate and respectful vocabulary, two teachers share their own moon journals and give each other feedback. Students deepen their appreciation of the value of descriptive feedback and gain insight into how to give and receive descriptive feedback. They reflect on the demonstration and co-create success criteria for effective feedback sessions. This is a great teaching resource to enhance a writing curriculum and to create a literacy rich environment. The teachers provide