Using Debate to Develop Critical Thinking and Speaking Skills
Lesson Objective: Students engage in rigorous debate about privatizing social security. Questions to ConsiderHow does the debate structure ensure a rigorous experience? How does Ms. Laudin encourage students to understand both claims and counterclaims based on evidence? How could you incorporate debates to enhance rigor and engagement? Common Core Standards ELA.WHST.9-10.1a, ELA.WHST.9-10.1b (6 minutes)
PediNeuroLogic Exam: 12 Month Old: Normal: Behavior - Shy
Infants at 12 months of age are often shy and have stranger anxiety. Most of the neurological exam can be performed with the child on his parent's lap. The parent helps reassure the child and facilitates the exam. This infant is shy and frequently looks to his father for reassurance. The examiner uses toys to try to engage the child in play and overcome the shyness. A neuroscience tutorial focusing on those aspects of the pediatric neurological examination that are unique to the child's nervous
Lady Bears Basketball Highlights: Jan 5, 2012
Highlights from the Missouri State Women's Basketball game vs. Creighton on January 5, 2012.
The Game of Kings: Medieval Ivory Chessmen from the Isle of Lewis
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Northeastern Men's Hockey Post-Game - vs. Boston Univ. - Jan. 13, 2012
Despite a 2-0 Huskies' lead heading into the first intermission, No. 6 Boston University stormed back with four unanswered goals, including a pair on the power play, to snap Northeastern's eight-game unbeaten streak on Friday night at Matthews Arena, 4-3.
15.665B Power and Negotiation (MIT)
This course is designed to provide you with a competitive advantage in negotiation. You will learn and practice the technical skills and analytic frameworks that are necessary to negotiate successfully with peers from other top business schools, and you will learn methods for developing the powerful social capital you will need to rise in the executive ranks of any organization. In this course, you will learn to successfully face the challenge of negotiating materially rewarding deals while also
Article :: Creating Lens Blur Effects with Focal Point 2
Photoshop expert Dan Moughamian demonstrates how Focal Point 2 helps photographers to draw attention to the most important parts of their image, by carefully blurring other parts of the shot.
Gettysburg Civil War Reenactment Footage
Bring the American Civil War to life by showing students this reeanactment of a battle. Selection is set to music without narration. ( 5:29)
Basics of the Coordinate Plane
This selection provides an introduction to the basics of the coordinate plane. An interactive board is used to show the x and y axis, quadrants, and an ordered pair. A tip is also provided to help students learn the number of each quadrant. ( 1:46)
Baby Rhinos Communicating
Two baby rhinos in South Africa. Baby rhinos sound adorable, like a cross between whales and when you pinch the neck of balloon a balloon to let the air out. And they don’t sound anything like we thought they would! (0:40)
7.3 Linear Equations and Their Graphs
"Sonnet 4 - Unthrifty Loveliness, Why Dost Thou Spend..." by William Shakespeare (poetry reading)
Shakespeare was fond of puns. At the time this was written, the word "spend" at the end of the first line had a double meaning. It meant to ejaculate. They had the idea that the body made only a limited supply of procreative fluid - and that it deteriorated in quality with expenditure. The poem advises the young man to ration his usage of semen to create an heir and pass on his beauty - and not use it "for having traffic with thyself alone". It's interesting that they were aware that se
5: Dr. Anthony Braga from "New-Jersey's Report Card: Evidence-Based Practices in Action"
Dr. Anthony Braga presents on the panel "New Jersey's Report Card: Evidence-Based Practices in Action" at Evidence-Based Interventions Lead to Improved Outcomes, Day 1 of The Rutgers University Evidence-Based Initiative For Justice Policies and Practices' Conference, Evidence: The Catalyst of Change in October 2011.
17: Angela Marshall & Dr. Ralph Fretz on "Gender Responsive Strategies for Justice-Involved Women"
Dr. Ralph Fretz of Community Education Centers presents on the panel "Gender Responsive Strategies for Justice-Involved Women" at Delivering Evidence-Based Gender Responsive Approaches, Day 2 of The Rutgers University Evidence-Based Initiative For Justice Policies and Practices' Conference, Evidence: The Catalyst of Change, in October 2011.
Catholic Mass - 1/8/2012 (The Epiphany of the Lord)
Duke Catholic Center's Celebration of the Eucharist Fr. Michael Martin, OFM, presiding http://catholic.duke.edu The Epiphany of the Lord Service begins @ 5:03 Homily begins @ 23:21 Scripture: First Reading: Isaiah 60:1-6 Psalm 72: Every Nation on Earth (72) Second Reading: Ephesians 3:2-3a,5-6 Gospel: Matthew 2:1-12 Hymns (from the the Gather hymnal, ©1994): Processional Hymn: We Three Kings of Orient Are (373) Offertory Hymn: Of the Father's Love Begotten (351) Communion Hymn: One Bread,
Namaqua Chameleon in the Desert Heat
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a yellowish Namaqua Chameleon walking through the desert heat. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 2 Minutes)
University of Georgia Fall Commencement Address
Address to the Fall Semester Commencement at the University of Georgia by James H. Shepherd Jr., chairman of the Shepherd Center in Atlanta.
Agricultural Communications Professor utilizes Twitter in the classroom
Dr. Meyers talks about how she uses twitter in her classroom not only in communications efforts, but as a monitoring tool.