Harness Your Students' Digital Smarts
Innovative teacher Vicki Davis leverages wikis, blogs, digital storytelling, podcasts, virtual worlds, and other digital tools to connect students in rural Georgia to the world. (4:25)
Prefixes, Roots, and Suffixes
Prefixes, roots, and suffixes are defined in this student-created video. The examples mis, hydra, and tion are explained. ( 3:22)
Solving a quadratic by completing the square.
This 13:44 long video features a smart board and a narrator to show how an equation can be used to complete a square.
Brazilian serialities: imagining persons (24 May 2013)
In this Anthropology Departmental Seminar, Professor Joao de Pina-Cabral (University of Kent) discusses the creative use of personal names in Brazil.
Duke Chapel Live - 8/21/2011
Duke Chapel Live - 8/21/2011
WSU Zipcar Program
Washington State University has contracted with Zipcar, Inc., the world's leading car-sharing network, to offer a car-sharing program on its main Pullman campus. The transportation option is now available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to all university students, faculty and staff members who are licensed drivers aged 18 and older. For more information about this story, click here: http://news.wsu.edu/pages/publications.asp?Action=Detail&PublicationID=27090&TypeID=1
A Suffix Matching Game
This video demonstrates an easy matching game for teaching the meanings of suffixes. The narrator explains the matching activity and gives suggestions for using it. ( 1:40)
Inspiring Research: The Millennium Science Complex
The Penn State Millennium Science Complex is the future of technology and the home of collaboration. Focused on interdisciplinary research, it brings together the chemists, material engineers, scientists and tools necessary to design, build, study and implement next generation technologies.
Soft nanotechnology, Lecture I, Azzaroni, Omar, Research Institute of Theoretical and Applied Physical Chemistry (INIFTA), Argentina
Wuthering Heights: Context
This video examines the context of Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë. Wuthering Heights is a tale of passion, a tale of
extremes. Published in 1847, a year before Brontë's death, it was not
received well by the critics of the time, yet today we see it as one of
the great Romantic classics. When reading Wuthering Heights we need
The Perfect Peach: Recipes and Stories from the Masumoto Family Farm
Enjoy the luscious versatility of summer's finest fruit with fifty sweet and savory dishes. The Masumoto family's amazing heirloom peaches—which are available for a few weeks each year at the best produce markets and top restaurants in the country—are widely considered the best peaches in the world. Their debut cookbook gathers the family's favorite recipes, from classics like Hearty Peach Cobbler, Peach Chutney, and Slow-Cooked Pork Tacos to inspired combinations such as Prosciutto-Wrapped
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.
Animating Dreams: The ACME Animation Program
Every other Tuesday afternoon, from 2:30 to 3:30, Camilla Sanders-Avery's students at Carver High School, in Birmingham, Alabama, have a videoconference with some of the most successful animators in Hollywood.The students display their animation projects and get immediate feedback from the experts. No sugarcoating here: "They tell you exactly what your work needs," says senior Eric Gates. "They don't hold anything back." The frank critiques can initially rattle kids accustomed to handing in assi
Letter O Song
The Letter O Song by Have Fun Teaching is a great way to learn all about the Letter O. Use this music video to teach and learn the Alphabet, Phonics, the Short Vowel O Sound, the Long Vowel O Sound, Vocabulary Words with the Short O Sound and Long O Sound, and How to Write the Uppercase and Lowercase Letter O. (3:35)
Learning to Care: A Night in the Global Village
In Perryville, Arkansas, Heifer International re-creates communities from developing countries so kids can experience firsthand how to survive in substandard living conditions. (8:54)
Hospitals under pressure near Tripoli
Aug 21 - As the front line moves closer to the Libyan capital, field hospitals are short of resources and the government blames the West for the casualties. Lily Grimes reports.
Using Speech Search to speed editing
Transcribe spoken words to text. Use Speech Search to find precise locations in clips and make editing clips of speaking talent quicker.
Social Enterprise: Bibliography
Bibliography to support module on social enterprise.
Flat Stanley's Arizona Trip
See the beautiful landforms, plant, and animal life of Arizona as Flat Stanley tours the state. Sites visited include Sonora Desert Musuem and Grand Canyon. The trip is outlined with a slide show set to music, Willie Nelson's " On the Road Again." ( 8:11)
Particles #1 - Coincidence Times Two, Japanese Particles Wa, No, and Mo
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! You never thought just saying, “Hello,” just introducing yourself, would be cause for such nervousness. But now you have to do it in Japanese, and you’re still anxious about it even though you’ve been practicing your Japanese all day long. You have gone over what you might say to her in [...]