Wintry weather could chill economy
Bad weather is creating a stormy environment for a lot of different American businesses this winter.
MAS.962 Special Topics: New Textiles (MIT)
Includes audio/video content: AV special element video. This project-based course will explore the future of textiles, focusing particularly on blending rich crafting traditions with new technologies. Topics will include textile-based electronics, textile fabrication, algorithmic pattern design, and composites. We will experiment with a wide range of fibers, yarns, and fabrics including traditional materials like wool and cotton as well as metal fibers and yarns, fusible plastics, papers, and re
From Farm to Fridge Part 1
Follow a family of dairy farmers in Florida throughout their work day. Younger students might really enjoy seeing the baby cow being fed by a large bottle. (5:12)
Spain sells debt to finance crisis
Spain stages a succesful bond sale selling 3 billion euros of its five year bonds.
Ivory Coast unrest risks cocoa trade
Fears are growing that violence in the Ivory Coast could affect the world's top cocoa producer's production
How to Write in Response to Reading
When writing in response to reading, talk about the book first and have the students write down questions for discussion. Build critical thinking skills through writing in response to reading with advice from a school teacher. (1:10)
The Berenstain Bears-The Hiccup Cure-Part 2 of 2
In part 2, the Bear family tries to help Papa Bear get rid of his hiccups. Papa continues to be anxious about finishing the Squire's chair on time. Mama Bear takes Papa to Dr. Grizzly who explains possible causes of the hiccups. Papa's chair is a big hit at the birthday party for the wife of the squire. These videos are great teaching resources as they bring literary characters to life for students (6:14).
6.2 Working on improving your IL skills The three-stage framework for developing and improving your skills provides the basis for you become more confident in: developing a strategy for using a variety of IL skills, including being clear about what you want to achieve, identifying relevant sources of information that will help you to achieve your goals, and planning how you intend to improve your skills; monitoring your progress and critically reflecting on your performance
The three-stage framework for developing and improving your skills provides the basis for you become more confident in:
developing a strategy for using a variety of IL skills, including being clear about what you want to achieve, identifying relevant sources of information that will help you to achieve your goals, and planning how you intend to improve your skills;
monitoring your progress and critically reflecting on your performance
Green growth: the transition to a sustainable economy
In this keynote talk Chris Huhne will set out the economic need for low-carbon growth as an essential path out of recession. He will argue that the need to urgently renew and decarbonise our energy supply, and to upgrade our ageing and inefficient buildings, will not just provide an economic boost but also help to create a more balanced, resilient and sustainable British economy. Chris Huhne is Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, and the Liberal Democrat Member of Parliament for Ea
11.364 International Environmental Negotiation (MIT)
The class will explore the obstacles to achieving sustainability; in particular, the difficulties of managing common resources, achieving transboundary pollution control, making tradeoffs between economic and social development needs and environmental resource protection, and harmonizing environmental protection standards. At their core, these problems must be addressed through international or multi-lateral negotiations. We will focus especially on problems of representation and voting, issue l
Virtual Maths, Calculating the Volume of a Brick
How to calculate the volume of a brick, guide (pdf)
COM100 Session 2 Spring 2011
COM100 Mass Media and Society Session Two 01/15/11 Catherine Clinch
Pocoyo - El Gran Tobogan - The Big Scary Slide
This simple, cartoon animated children's show will help hone your Spanish skills as you listen to native speech from both adults and children in Spanish. (7:05)
Defining Context Clues from 'Twilight'
Study using Stephenie Meyer's Twilight: Brian Leaf shows you the key to improving your vocabulary skills with Defining Twilight - Vocabulary Workbook for Unlocking the SAT, ACT, GED, and SSAT (Wiley). This book is recommended for high school students (3:29).
How to Teach Handwriting
Handwriting requires fine motor skills, and should be taught to kids between the ages of three and a half and five. Prepare children for handwriting with other fine motor skills by following tips from a writing instructor and former classroom teacher in this free video on writing lessons and teaching strategies. (3:03)
RMM Dakar 2010 – Introduction au colloque
Thème : Droit et Santé En Afrique.
Session : Colloque International Interdisciplinaire. Réduction de la mortalité maternelle en Afrique au Sud de Sahara : mieux comprendre pour mieux agir.
Titre : RMM Dakar 2010 – Introduction au colloque
Auteur : Lumine GUEYE (Professeur UCAD-UMI 3189)
Résumé : Après les souhaits de bienvenue, le Professeur GUEYE rappelle combien ce sujet douloureux nécessite un regard croisé des différentes sciences sociales sur cette pr
Thème : Droit et Santé En Afrique.
Politische Geschichte Frankreichs vom Tod Heinrichs IV. bis zur Selbstherrschaft Ludwigs XIV. III: R
(6. Vorlesung vom 18.11.1996)
How to Make a Valentine's Day 'Heart Person' (for Children)
Learn how to make a person from hearts for Valentine's Day in this three-minute crafts video on making a Valentine's 'Heart Person'. The crafter needs construction paper, 'wiggly' eyes, and yarn. This video was created by an elementary school teacher.
Die Nadel im Heuhaufen
Radiotechnologie und Mathematik ...(i:summary)
Platonism in Mathematics and Physics
Prof. Dr. E. Brian Davies (King's College, London)