ND Relay for Life - Fighting Irish Fighting Cancer
The University of Notre Dame community gears up for the ND Relay for Life on April 16-17, 2010 in the Notre Dame Stadium.
Truman Survives Assassination Plot
Secret Service agents battled two gunmen during a failed attempt to assassinate President Truman in 1950. In this video clip, learn more about the assassination plot and what happened to the two assassins. (3:35)
Shapes--Flat Surface & Curved Surface
In this animated video, visuals are used to describe the difference between flat surface and curved surface. Some of the examples used are book, ball, bottle, and crayon box. A question and answer section is given at the end to review flat and curved surface. This is a great resource to introduce and/or to review characteristics of shapes in the classroom. (2:34)
Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes, triangle
Interactive simulation demonstrating calculation of area of a triangle
30.04.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Montag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Angesichts der Haftbedingungen für die ukrainische Ex-Regierungschefin Julia Timoschenko erhöhen deutsche Politiker weiter den Druck auf die Führung in Kiew. Als erstes Kabinettsmitglied sprach sich Bundesumweltminister Norbert Röttgen gegen Politiker-Besuche bei der Fußball-Europameisterschaft in der Ukraine aus. Es müsse verhindert werden, das
Upper Beginner #9 - What Time is Curfew at the Japanese Game Arcade?
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! You’re rushing to pick up your little brother from the Japanese game arcade you left him in while you did a bit of shopping. You arrive right on time to collect him as the game arcade curfew starts, but he’s nowhere to be seen. You wonder if your Japanese is good [...]
Sam Huntington's New Hampshire
In this video about New Hampshire, Sam Huntington talks about common New Hampshire slang such as wicked, how they have the best maple syrup, and how the best and worst things about New Hampshire are its seasons. (2:17)
The Amistad Trial
In 1841, the Africans on board the Amistad were ruled free by the Supreme Court and would be sent back to Sierra Leone. This three minute video deals with the aftermath of that trial. Students need to learn about the Amistad event first.
RN to BS in Nursing Online at UMass Amherst
The UMass Amherst online RN to BS in Nursing program is designed to allow you to add a bachelor's degree to your nursing credentials while you continue to work. Take the first step toward expanding your professional options and improving your ability to provide great care to your patients with a degree from UMass Amherst's renowned School of Nursing. http://www.umassulearn.net/programs/undergraduate/rn-bs-nursing
Madagascar - Island of Marvels
This 59 minute video shows how this isolated place provided the location that yielded a unique number of animals and plants. The video shows how Madagascar came to be and how the animal diversified. Excellent images and descriptions.
Geometric Optics (Interactive)
In this interactive simulation adapted from the University of Colorado's Physics Education Technology project, learn how lenses refract light to form images. Experiment with different ray display options (marginal rays or many rays) to investigate how a convex lens refracts light. Adjust the curvature, refractive index, and diameter of the lens to see how the focal length changes and how the resulting image is affected. Manipulate the placement of the object to observe its relationship to image
Gerald's Weather Wheel- Interactive Game
Play this interactive game to practice determining proper attire for different types of weather. The player spins the wheel to pick from three weather situations, sunny, rainy, and snowy and then gets to dress Gerald in a hat, clothes, and shoes depending on the weather. Gerald helps the user to understand when they have dressed him appropriately for the weather and when they need to change something! This game can be used in association with the Sid the Science Kid episode, Sid's Holiday Advent
Postulate, Axiom, and Conjecture
Three words that are used seemingly interchangeably in Geometry are postulate, axiom, and conjecture. This video explains how each word is different and describes the subtle implications of using each word. These terms are especially important when working with Geometry proofs. (2:06)
Homeschooling & Distance Learning Programs
Homeschooling & Distance Learning Programs. Part of the series: Homeschooling Advice. Distance learning programs are a great supplement to homeschooling because the assignments are graded and a record is kept of the student's work. Find a distance learning program online for a...
7.01SC Fundamentals of Biology (MIT)
Fundamentals of Biology focuses on the basic principles of biochemistry, molecular biology, genetics, and recombinant DNA. These principles are necessary to understanding the basic mechanisms of life and anchor the biological knowledge that is required to understand many of the challenges in everyday life, from human health and disease to loss of biodiversity and environmental quality.
LC iPad High School
Successful Change Management 10 Steps
Whilst managing change is a challenge that all organisations face at one time or another, it is never more important than in economically difficult times. A reduction in profits, a drop in employee morale, and the need for cutbacks and redundancies are common backcloths to today's managerial decisions. Keeping afloat requires a proactive and realistic approach. Here are 10 points to consider to help meet change in tough times with greater confidence.
Chancellor Sharp Delivers Texas A&M Commencement Speech
John Sharp, Chancellor, Texas A&M University System, addresses the class of 2012 at Texas A&M.