How Can I Improve My Study Habits?
This 2:30 video presents ways to improve the way students study. It is done as a lecture. The presentation is rather flat and does not show any examples. At best, this is an overview or introduction.
How to Concentrate on Studying
This 1:16 video is a review of some ways to help students prepare for tests. None of the methods are shown or is there evidence that they work, but the suggestions appear valid and the presentation is easy for students to follow.
How to Encourage Good Study Habits in a Teen
This 2:43 long video is an interview with a family counselor about working with teenagers to improve their study habits by organizing the study space and materials. Advise from parents including staying involved with their child's schooling.
How to Adopt Your Stepchild
This brief (01:444) video is an overview of the process of adopting your stepchild. It requires that the birth parent give written consent and more expert tips from a psychologist. No specifics are given, but does provide some insights into what has to be done and what can be expected.
USGS: Earthquakes for Kids
This site provides comprehensive information about earthquakes for students. Teachers will find animations, images, and real-time data of earthquake activity, and students will learn about the career of a geophysicist and how seismology works. Games, puzzles and quizzes provide additional learning opportunity.
Reclaiming the Power
The CyberSquad must equally divide a number of crumpets to reclaim the power stolen by Hacker in this video from Cyberchase.
Hawaiian Coastal Cliffs
This video segment from Nature explains the geologic forces behind the creation of Hawaii’s dramatic shoreline.
What is Energy?
With an introduction to the ideas of energy, students discuss specific types of energy and the practical sources of energy. Hands-on activities help them identify types of energy in their surroundings and enhance their understanding of energy.
Respiration - Quiz
Higher Level Quiz on Respiration
Making Movement Easier 1
Worksheet that explores how to make objects move along a horizontal surface more easily. It also introduces a simple way of measuring the strength of forces.
Flyover of Mars Valles Marineris (True Color)
Flyover of Mars Valles Marineris (True Color) The height is based on MOLA data
Digital Earth Workbench: Yellowstone Fires
The Digital Earth Workbench is an interactive application that runs on a SGI Onyx Infinite Reality system and is controlled by an Immersive Workbench, tracked stereo glasses, and a tracked wand. The application allows an unprecedented freedom to roam georeferenced datasets at multiple resolutions and timescales. This animation is one of a series of direct screen captures of the application in operation. The occasional menu appearance denotes direct intervention by the operator to add or delete d
Mars Hellas Crater - Flat Spin (False Color)
Hellas Crater Flat Spin (False Color)
San Francisco Onion Layers (321) and zoom to San Jose
An animation of Landsat spectral bands, followed by a zoom to San Jose, California.
Une voiture pour Chantal: een auto aanschaffen
Op het einde van deze les kun je de meest courante onderdelen van een auto benoemen en begrijp je de inhoud van een prijslijst voor een nieuwe auto. In een eerste les wordt woordenschat (de onderdelen van de auto) aangebracht. Daarna zoek je op een website de juiste informatie op.
This patient education program discusses age-related macular degeneration including the causes, risks, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment options, and management of the disease. It also reviews the anatomy of the eye and vision. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Questions and their answers are presented here in the module text format as if it were an extension of the treatment of the topic. The idea is to provide a verbose explanation, detailing the application of theory. Solution presented is, therefore, treated as the part of the understanding process – not merely a Q/A session. The emphasis is to enforce ideas and concepts, which can not be completely absorbed unless they are put to real time situation.
In this challenge, the primary factory for milk in Paraguay Industrias Lacteas Guarani S.A. just had a power outage for a week and all of their milk has spoiled. They have appealed to your farm to help them meet an emergency order and are willing to pay triple the amount of the going rate for as much milk as your farm can supply them with. They will arrive at your farm ready to pick up the milk in 10 hours.
Doing business in Washington D.C.
With good restaurants, magnificent architecture and beautiful parks, there's more to Washington, DC, than just its politics
Babbage: August 24th 2011
A trio of surprising announcements at HP, IBM's new brain-like chip, and Skype gets into group messaging