Video Documentary- Gay couples struggle with the values of family and society as they make plans to walk down the aisle.(Caution: This video concerns non-traditional relationships.)
Frustration of some Americans over the policy of segregation and resistance by other Americans to integration eventually gave rise to the acts of civil disobedience that would mark the beginning of the civil rights movement. In demonstration after demonstration one or more individuals would inspire others to take a stand against a system based on prejudice.
Global Population Growth
The world's population will grow to 9 billion over the next 50 years -- and only by raising the living standards of the poorest can we check population growth. This is the paradoxical answer that Hans Rosling unveils at TED@Cannes using colorful new data display technology (you'll see). As a doctor and researcher, Hans Rosling identified a new paralytic disease induced by hunger in rural Africa. Now he looks at the bigger picture of social and economic development. Run time 10:04.
The impact of enterprise focussed modules
This presentation outlines the use of a tested research instrument (Bandura's self efficacy theory) and students own perceptions of their enterprise skills and abilities
This, That, These and Those
This is a short video lesson about the demonstratives with interactive exercises. Questions are asked about the demonstrative pronouns, this, that, these, and using picture examples to choose from. Very slow paced and simple for younger viewers or ESL students.
Virtual Maths - Basic Structures, shear force uniformly distributed load
Interactive simulation, demonstrating shear force, uniformly distributed load
Tariff of 1832 and Clay’s Compromise
Video accompanied by text. "South Carolina stood firm against the Tariff of 1828 with such acts of defiance as lowering the flags to half-mast. These displays made President Jackson realize that intervention was necessary. John C. Calhoun still carried some influence with the president, who at Calhoun’s urging encouraged Congress to enact the Tariff of 1832. This new tariff reduced the rate of the Tariff of 1828. However, producers in the south remained distraught over the high tariffs and res
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
Virtual Maths - Basic Structures, shear force point of load
Interactive simulation demonstrating shear force at point of load
Robots, Bluetooth, Windows Runtime, and oh yeah, LEGOS! Eric Schmidt shares with us a great project, using some of our favorite tools. How can you go wrong when LEGOs are in the mix! Some of our related past posts;
Eric Schmidt shares with us a great project, using some of our favorite tools. How can you go wrong when LEGOs are in the mix!
Some of our related past posts;
The plant stem is above ground and supports the plant leaves. The stem is made of the protective dermal tissue, the ground tissue and the bundled tissue. Plants have one primary root and secondary root branches that contain thousands of root hairs and this is explained in this three minute video. A word wall and/or handout would be most helpful in watching this video because the graphics are poor.
Top Ten Poetic Devices
This is an outstanding video of the'Top Ten Poetic devices'. This video made for the Learning English through Poems and Songs workshop from British Council Hong Kong(C) EDB 2009. The video is suitable for third-grade students and older.
Investigating Wisconsin History-Handing Down Our Heritage
Handing Down Our Heritage - While visiting the Circus World Museum in Baraboo, Angie wonders how circus performers and other people learn things that are not written down or taught in school. As Angie investigates this mystery, she discovers that art, music, storytelling, and dance and other performing arts can provide history detectives with important clues. Students are introduced to Wisconsin's folk culture and encouraged to begin thinking about their own customs and traditions. Angie helps s
Evolution; Episode 6: The Mind's Big Bang (2/6)
Between 100,000 and 50,000 years ago, something happened that triggered a creative, technological, and social explosion, that allowed humans to dominate the planet. What forces may have contributed to the emergence of the modern human mind? This documentary is suitable for high school grades.
Making the DIY Clinometer
Link to Youtube video showing how to make a do-it-yourself clinometer
Practice GED Testing
A GED prep tutor explains how to practice taking an exam to get a feel for its structure. To practice GED testing, follow the correct timing instructions, use the same type of bubble sheet and take a practice test the day before the formal exam.
Differences in cognitive abilities between the sexes
UCL Lunch Hour Lectures are open and free to the public and take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the Darwin Lecture Theatre, UCL, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT. They will resume in Autumn 2008. In the meantime, a number are available below.
The Daily's Double Shot: 04/26/2014
In this episode of The Daily's Double Shot, we check in with the boxing team who are on the hunt for another national championship. Then, we celebrate the one year anniversary of the D-Center of campus. In this week's film focus, John Stolarczuk reviews The Grand Budapest Hotel, the last effort by whimsical filmmaker Wes Anderson. Next, Rio Barber brings us to Micronesia Night at the HUB. Then, we explore the possibilities of a new app called Tinder, that could change the dynamic of the college
International Law in a Global Economy Table of Contents: 00:00 - Chapter 25 02:02 - Doing Business Internationally 02:40 - Regulation of Specific Business Activities 03:48 - Commercial Contracts in International Setting 04:20 - Payment in International Transactions 04:44 - U.S. Laws in a Global Context