Unusual Modes of Transportation
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)
History of New Years
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.
Traveling South America
This is a video of a two year world trip in South America. On this movie it travels from Brazil, Peru, Bolivia to Argentina. Note: There is no sound on this video.
Life on Earth - 03 - The First Forests
Life on Earth: A Natural History by David Attenborough is a television natural history. This installment examines the earliest land vegetation and insects. The first plants, being devoid of stems, mainly comprised mosses and liverworts. Series made by the BBC in association with Warner Bros. (53:20)
WSU innovation improves drowsy driver detection
SPOKANE, Wash.—Researchers at Washington State University Spokane have developed a new way to detect when drivers are about to nod off behind the wheel. Their recently patented technology is based on steering wheel movements—which are more variable in drowsy drivers—and offers an affordable and more reliable alternative to currently available video-based driver drowsiness detection systems. For more about this story, click here: https://news.wsu.edu/?p=127533
Nativism and Racism
Beginning in 1920, immigration into the United States once again increased dramatically. Approximately 110,000 people immigrated to the U.S. in 1919, and that number increased to more than 430,000 in 1920 and more than 800,000 in 1921. And as before, many native-born Americans saw the immigrants as a threat to their livelihood and their image of America. Congress, reacting to this widespread sentiment, passed the Emergency Quota Act of 1921.
Under this act, a new quota system would stem t
Totaalprijs berekenen De leerlingen kunnen a.d.h.v. deze prijslijsten zelf ober spelen en bestellingen tot tien of twintig euro noteren en uitrekenen. De leerkracht kan deze prijslijsten naar wens aanpassen.
De leerlingen kunnen a.d.h.v. deze prijslijsten zelf ober spelen en bestellingen tot tien of twintig euro noteren en uitrekenen.
De leerkracht kan deze prijslijsten naar wens aanpassen.
Prime Numbers and Prime Factorization
This video explains factors: what they are and how to find them and then explains what a prime number is and how to find the prime factorization of composite numbers. The video displays steps and points without audio narration, so teachers will have to supplement with further instruction. The video stops at 06:00 and the rest shows what a quiz would look like. (07:16)
Terry Hodgkinson Inaugural Lecture
Terry has led the Regional Development Agency, Yorkshire Forward, as its Chair for seven years, overseeing the Agency in growing the economy of the Yorkshire and Humber region. He was honoured in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2010 with the award of a CBE for services to business and regeneration and was recently appointed as a Deputy Lieutenant for West Yorkshire. He has recently launched his new business, entitled ‘Inspiration for Industry Education and Regeneration’. He holds a Visiting P
The Story of Stuff - Chapter 3
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.
Embedding enterprise in the curriculum
This presentation discusses the pioneering approach to the embedding of enterprise in the curriculum through people and pedagogy
Virtual Maths - Shapes, Space and Measure, Theodolite Survey simulation
Simulation of using a thodolite to calculate the height of a building.
U-M, Dow Announce Sustainability Fellows Program
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 three minute video shows a little about his life. Students would benefit from the fact that he failed many times, but kept on working on his goals. The Civil War is mentioned briefly as is the Gettysburg Address. Not much depth, but good insight into his character.
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
Oregon vs UW Football 10-26-1991 3rd Quarter
Oregon vs UW Football 10-26-1991 3rd Quarter
Removing Coffee Stains From Carpet
This video explains removal of coffee stains from carpet using a simple vinegar solution. ( 1:46)
How To Iron a Pair Of Pants
This video provides detailed directions for ironing a pair of pants. The directions appear on the screen as the process is demonstrated.
How To Clean With Baking Soda
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)