The Miracle of Purim
This six minute video, done with puppets, explains the significance of this celebration is a light manner.
Angela Strider, Residence Life and Services - Academic Spotlight
Residence life and services oversees seven residence halls on the Missouri State campus. Not only does res life provide housing and meals for its residents, it also provides leadership and service opportunities for its residents. Angela Strider, coordinator of leadership development and programming, was recently awarded the Cindy Fendrick Award for Professional Service by the Midwest Affiliate of the National Association of College and University Residence Halls. Angela works with students to
Create a class magazine lesson plan I got this from a colleague of mine Mrs Barr. It is a great collection of tasks and activities based around creating a magazine with all of the assessment criteria included so that students are well aware of their purpose. This is a great resource for students of all ag
I got this from a colleague of mine Mrs Barr. It is a great collection of tasks and activities based around creating a magazine with all of the assessment criteria included so that students are well aware of their purpose. This is a great resource for students of all ag
What is Special About Language?
Noam Chomsky, a world-renowned linguist, intellectual and political activist lectured at the University of Arizona on Feb. 7, 2012, on "What is Special About Language?" Noam Chomsky is an Institute Professor and a Professor Emeritus in the Department of Linguistics and Philosophy at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he worked for more than 50 years. Chomsky, who according to The New York Times is "arguably the most important intellectual alive," is credited with revolutionizing the
Photo Slideshow: Wildcats in Love
Students, faculty and staff come to the University of Arizona for work and academic degrees and, along the way, some find love.
Motor Exam: Abnormal Examples: Lower Extremities - Strength Testing Using Squat & Rise, Heel & Toe
This patient has proximal pelvic girdle weakness which is demonstrated by his using his hands to climb the wall and then pushing on his thighs to get his trunk upright. When a patient uses his hands to climb up his legs to get to a standing position this is called a Gowers' sign. The first principle of neurologic diagnosis is regional or anatomical localization. In order to become skillful the student must understand how structure relates to function of the nervous system. The neurologic examina
Building Stones of Maryland
This article written for the Maryland Geological Survey discusses the most common stones produced in Maryland quarries. Descriptions of the stones include, not only geologic explanations, but also their history and famous places in which the stones are used.
Field Journal: Rocks
This online activity is part of the museum's Online Field Journal Web site, where young children can explore the wonders of nature with the help of an adult. The challenge here is to take a closer look at three rocks: Gowganda Tillite, Loraine Quartzite, and Gowganda Glacial Conglomerate. On the opening page, there are side-by-side photos of the three rocks; students are asked to describe each rock. Clicking a rock's photo takes students to a magnified view of the rock that also asks students tw
Master Teachers: Ali Akbar Khan
SPARK visits Ali Akbar Khan, one of the finest musicians of North India in the world as he passes his gift to several generations of musicians at the Ali Akbar Khan College of Music in San Rafael, California. This Educator Guide offers explorations of North Indian Classical Music and culture.
Daughter from Danang: Culture Clash, a Perspective From Vietnam
The lesson focuses on the cultural differences and the impact to family structure and dynamics. A Vietnamese mother and her Amerasian daughter are reunited after 22 years. Both have dreamed of a joyful reunion but cultural differences and years of separation cause a different result. This film is about a war in the past and making peace in the present. The topics of culture, adoption and the meaning of family will be explored in this lesson.
Investigating Leaf Pigments
The purpose of this resource is to explore what pigments exist in leaves and their importance. Students will conduct an experiment using paper chromatography to separate pigments present in leaves.
« Responsabilité et approche collaborative : qui doit répondre de la wikialité ? » dans le cadr
Le « web 2.0 » passionne face aux potentialités infinies qu’il semble être capable de proposer. Dans la courte, très courte histoire d’Internet, des relents de « nouveaux espaces », quelque peu comparables à ceux des années 1995-1996 apparaissent. Des espaces lointains, où le droit est omniprésent, de plus en plus, et ce, même si souvent son application pose problème. Du nouveau droit déjà obsolète, de l’ancien dont l’application est parfois douteuse, la communauté jurid
La vida de Napoleón Bonaparte (en español)
De una familia modesta pasó a convertirse en emperador francés y causó terror entre los gobiernos europeos. Napoleón Bonaparte nació el 15 de agosto de 1769 en Ajaccio, la capital de la actual Córcega. Descubre la biografía del militar y gobernante francés que puso en jaque a toda Europa. (aprox. 4 minutos)
Act 1 - Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
Video 42:22- Scene I: 00:59, Scene II: 14:03, Scene III: 19:45, Scene IV: 25:38, Scene V: 32:29
Classic Literature VideoBook with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox.
PHY195 Session 2 Spring 2012
Astronomy with Bruce Betts
College of Charleston Dorms -- Buist & Rutledge Rivers Residence Hall Tour
Rivers Residence Hall is the Honors dorm and is divided into Buist (freshmen) and Rutledge (primarily upperclassmen). Buist Rivers Residence Hall is the only traditional hall-style hall on campus. Buist provides an excellent opportunity for students to make a lot of new friends in a community environment. The four-story building houses approximately 100 men and women who live in two-person rooms and share community bathrooms. Each room has a compact microfridge (a combination microwave and refr
El conocimiento y uso del método científico y sus valores se consideran de vital importancia para que el Ingeniero desarrolle su actividad profesional con el rigor adecuado.En este contexto, la asignatura de Física I se plantea como una introducción a los conceptos y leyes básicas de la cinemática, dinámica (partículas y sistemas), hidrostática y termodinámica. Este bagaje es imprescindible a la hora de afrontar las competencias que se exigirán al futuro profesional en cursos superior
Certificacion de Turismo Responsable
A lecture on sustainable tourism delivered in Spanish.