Protractor angles Sr Jordan sings "¡Feliz Navidad!" I Have A Dream Speech The Final Stage in Digestion Unusual Modes of Transportation History of New Years The Story of Stuff - Chapter 3 Human Landscapes U-M, Dow Announce Sustainability Fellows Program Removing Coffee Stains From Carpet How To Iron a Pair Of Pants How To Clean With Baking Soda Zeus and the Great Flood Greece: The Geography and History of Greece Ocean Acidification Symposium - Recent advances in measurement of seawater pH Assessment learning and teaching journal , Leeds Metropolitan University Peer Responses How to Make Math Meaningful Teaching Kids Real Math with Computers
This video features Senor Jordan singing and playing "Feliz Navidad" on the guitar. The words to the song appear on the bottom of the screen. This video would be helpful in a Spanish class or for "Christmas Around the World" lessons. ( 2:18)
Martin Luther King's famous speech is shown in this video from orginial films from the time. Full version.
This very short video shows what happens when the digestion process comes to an end. It explains that solid waste is produced at the end of digestion.
Everything from camels, elephants, reed boats, to gasoline powered vehicles, this short video stretches the students' imagination as to what transportation is and how the environment influences it. (1:25)
Ancient Babylonians first celebrated the new year over 4,000 years ago. This video explores the history of this day from cultures around the world. Students would benefit of a map of the various places mentioned in the video to show the diffusion of the event over time.
A seven part video explaining the life cycle of the products we buy and the ethical choices necessary presented with playful chalkboard diagrams and an energetic Annie Leonard. This third chapter gives an explanation of the production process in the cycle of creating materials. Chapter 1 introduces the life cycle and chapters 2-6 explain different parts of this cycle. Chapter 7 is a summary. Run time 03:28. This chapter discusses the impact of toxins in productions and their impact on humans
This video is about the man made landscapes. It discusses what a human landscape is and some example of man made landscapes in Australia. A koala bear is the animated narrator in this video clip.
The Dow Sustainability Fellows Program at U-M brings together 300 students from diverse areas of study to help solve some of the world's most pressing sustainability challenges.
This video explains removal of coffee stains from carpet using a simple vinegar solution. ( 1:46)
This video provides detailed directions for ironing a pair of pants. The directions appear on the screen as the process is demonstrated.
This video gives many practical tips for using baking soda for household cleaning. Suggestions given include using baking soda to: clean tubs, counters, and carpets, freshening laundry, and unclogging sinks. The process for each is demonstrated. ( 02:21)
When natural disasters struck, the ancient Greeks believed that Zeus, their god of all gods, showing anger and displeasure. This video may be to strong for some students. The video tells why Zeus flooded the Earth. Explains what may have been a great flood for some.
A two minute video that explains how the geography of Greece helped make the country what it is today. There isn't much specific information given, but provides some images that might be of value.
The Ocean Acidification Symposium was presented by the Centre for Chemical and Physical Oceanography, in November of 2012. The day-long symposium featured brief presentations from a wide range of researchers, of which this is one: Hugh Doyle's research focuses on accurate measurement of the pH in seawater. He explains some of the short-comings of even the most accurate measurement tool: Spectrophotometry
This edition showcases key areas of work catalysed by the Institute for Enterprise and comprises a range of articles research papers, case studies and reflections by staff, students and stakeholders.
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)
Making math meaningful is about relaying everyday events to concepts like money and current events. Foster a real-world connection with the use of mathematics using assistance from a math teacher.
From rockets to stock markets, many of humanity's most thrilling creations are powered by math. So why do kids lose interest in it? Conrad Wolfram says the part of math we teach -- calculation by hand -- isn't just tedious, it's mostly irrelevant to real mathematics and the real world. He presents his radical idea: teaching kids math through computer programming. (17:13)
Sr Jordan sings "¡Feliz Navidad!"
I Have A Dream Speech
The Final Stage in Digestion
Unusual Modes of Transportation
History of New Years
The Story of Stuff - Chapter 3
U-M, Dow Announce Sustainability Fellows Program
Removing Coffee Stains From Carpet
How To Iron a Pair Of Pants
How To Clean With Baking Soda
Zeus and the Great Flood
Greece: The Geography and History of Greece
Ocean Acidification Symposium - Recent advances in measurement of seawater pH
Assessment learning and teaching journal , Leeds Metropolitan University
How to Make Math Meaningful
Teaching Kids Real Math with Computers