Thomas Jefferson
Explores the extraordinary legacy of Thomas Jefferson as a founding father, farmer, slaveholder, scholar, diplomat, and the third president of the U.S. Learn about his country estate and family, his efforts to reform politics and law in Virginia, his influence on the creation of our federal government, his commitment to exploring and claiming western lands, his vast library, and more. See 150 items, including documents he relied on when drafting the Declaration of Independence.
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The Abolitionist Movement
This short video discusess the development of the American Anti-Slavery Society by abolotionists and introdices you to Nat Turner, a slave who led a revolt against his owner. (0:36)
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Exploring Sound With Insects
Differences in insect morphology and movement during singing provide a fascinating opportunity for students to investigate insects while learning about the characteristics of sound. In the activities described here, students use a free online computer software program to explore the songs of the major singing insects and experiment with making their own sounds. Suggestions are also provided for ways to keep singing insects as classroom pets and to integrate them into other subject areas.
Author(s): Laura Robertson,John R. Meyer

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Sport and Society : the Summer Olympics and Paralympics through the lens of Social Science
This website presents the wide range of materials held at the British Library that can support research into the social aspects of sport and the Olympic and Paralympic Games whilst covering a number of themes including education, business and sport. "One of the major focuses of the site is legacy. For the British Library, the most important aspect of the legacy debate is the need to ensure that libraries and archives acquire as much as possible of the publications (and other materials) coming ou
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How To Prevent Identity Theft
This 2:30 video provides some valuable tips to keep your personal identity safe. Students should be aware that this can happen at most any age. This is a good video for all students to review.

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MLK Day Celebration: One Voice Chorus
The One Voice Chorus was the special guest at the University of Richmond Martin Luther King Jr. celebration on January 16, 2012. For more information about the MLK Day celebration, visit http://commonground.richmond.edu/programs/mlk.html For more information about the One Voice Chorus, visit http://www.onevoicechorus.org/
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Reading of Junie B., First Grader by Barbara Park
A young boy reads from the book Junie B, First Grader in this clip.  Junie B. Jones is a fictional character in a children's series
written by Barbara Park and illustrated by Denise Brunkus. Junie B.
Jones is the main character in the comical series. Junie B. Jones is
first introduced as a kindergartner and is currently a first grader.
Junie B. Jones exemplifies many of the comical aspects of childhood:
fear of monsters, grammatical errors, dealing with siblin

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Kleuternetwerk : Praktische website ter ondersteuning van leerkrachten in de onderbouw
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Op deze site uitgewerkte thema's met waar mogelijk een digitaal prentenboek. Daarnaast voor elk thema onder andere werkbladen, kleurplaten, gymlessen.

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Equivalent fractions finder
Users are shown a fraction displayed in an area model and on a number line. They must visually represent two unique fractions that are equivalent to the given fraction. The fractional value is shown on a number line after they check to see if their fraction is correct.
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Deep Ellum Blues
Deep Ellum is a place -- a part of Dallas, Texas. Deep Ellum, along with its legendary music scene built by the likes of Blind Lemon Jefferson, Blind Willie Johnson, Lead Belly, and Bill Neely, all but disappeared with the construction of Central Expressway in the 1950s. This film is one of three short films in the Living Texas Blues series which explores the 1920's and 1930's night life in Dallas through the music of Bill Neely. For more information, see Alan Govenar, Meeting the Blues: The Ris
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モーションパスの作成
InDesign CS5で文字や画像にモーションパスによるアニメーションを設定し、カスタマイズする方法を学びます。方向や速さ、開始点、終了点などを調整します。
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The Greatest Unsolved Mysteries of the Universe - The Fate of the Universe
Dr Paul Francis sheds some light on some of life's big questions in this new web series - The Greatest Unsolved Mysteries of the Universe. In this second episode, he addresses the question 'What's the Ultimate Fate of the Universe?' Each episode will explore a mystery in-depth, in an accessible and light-hearted way. Dr Francis will also be delving into some of the comments left on his previous video to answer some viewers' mysteries. If you have a universal mystery you'd like Paul to have a lo
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Battle of the Little Bighorn - Part 4
This 9:39 long video does an excellent job of recreating the battle using evidence from the Little Bighorn battlefield that suggests
that members of the 7th Cavalry may have retreated in panic at "Calhoun Hill."Eyewitness testimony, from the warriors, indicates the cohesiveness of Custer's fighting units changed at Little Bighorn.  Those observations are also confirmed by the physical evidence.  At some point during the battle, Custer's troops moved from "tactical stability to t

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Accompagner les enseignants et les équipes pédagogiques après les évaluations des enseignements

Les expériences montrent que mettre en oeuvre une démarche d’évaluation des enseignements sans prévoir de mécanismes d’amélioration n’est pas
efficace.

Cette présentation aura un double objectif :

(1) proposer une réflexion sur la mise en place et l’adoption par les enseignants et les étudiants de la démarche d’évaluation et

(2) présenter des modalités d’accompagnement aux enseignants ou aux équipes pédagogiques suite aux éva
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Light Plants and Dark Plants, Wet Plants and Dry Ones
Students plant sunflower seeds in plastic cups, and once germinated, these are exposed to different conditions of light levels and/or soil moisture contents. During exposure of the plants to these different conditions, students measure growth of the seedlings every few days using non-standard measurement (inch cubes). After a few weeks, they compare the growth of plants exposed to the different conditions, and make pictorial bar graphs that demonstrate these comparisons.
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The Relationship between Science and Technology
In this lesson, Students will discuss the technology(ies) that powers satellites and enable(s) them to move through space. They will be introduced to the concept of “attitude control” and the role technology has in the design of spacecrafts, as well as engage in an angular momentum experiment.
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Edd Presnell: Dulcimer Maker
Edd Presnell, a mountain craftsman and native of Watauga County, North Carolina, demonstrates and comments on the construction of a dulcimer.  Presnell learned his craft from his father-in-law.  Film includes a brief performance on a finished dulcimer by his wife, Nettie. This 16mm film is archived in the Thomas G. Burton and Jack Schrader collection in the Archives of Appalachia, East Tennesse State University.
Arts & Crafts, Traditional, Work / Appalachia / 1973
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Freeman Shaves 28-Year-Old Beard for a Cause
Ed Freeman; faculty at the Darden School of Business, knows a good cause when he sees it! Challenging Darden students, alumni and peers to raise $10,000 for SHE (Shelter for Help and Emergency), he committed to shave his 28 year-old beard if the amount was met or exceeded. February 2012.
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