Blue Ribbon Readers: The Hamburger Game (Interactive)
The 'Hamburger Game' is part of WPSU’s Blue Ribbon Readers, a collection of seven interactive games designed to help elementary school students gain reading comprehension competences. The Hamburger Game helps students practice attentive reading by choosing the main idea—or "meat"—from a passage of text and dragging it to the center of a sandwich. A hamburger appears and the student wins points with a correct answer.
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How to Play Softball
This 2:42 long video is an introduction into the game of softball, but it spends a great deal of time on the style of the game, like slow pitch or
fast pitch and always involves two teams. The video is limited in that it does not tell how to play the game, just the fact that softball is played in many different forms..
How To Play Defense In Basketball
This 2:39 long video demonstrates the steps to play defense as shown by a professional basketball player. The video may need to be stopped to check for student understanding.
"Rainy Day" Song by the Milkshake Kids
Another fun fine animation by Sam Tillman. "Rainy Day" is a song from the Milkshake Kids. Students will learn about all the things you can do in the rain. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge about the weather and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (1:42)
Draagkracht en fysische landschappen : Cursus In deze bijdrage vind je een hele uitgebreide cursus waarbij alle leerplandoelstellingen gehaald worden.
De cursus bestaat uit de volgende onderdelen:
In deze bijdrage vind je een hele uitgebreide cursus waarbij alle leerplandoelstellingen gehaald worden.
Water Cycle (NOAA)
A good description of the water cycle. It provides details more appropriate for middle school students. There are also links to activities and other learning opportunities. (Approximately ten minutes.)
Learn Opposite Words
This interactive game teaches students about opposites. Some of the opposites include rough-smooth, wet-dry, long-short, big-small. This is a great resource to introduce and/or review opposites in the early childhood classroom. (3:35)
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Becoming a Red Giant - Khan Academy
Becoming a Red Giant. (11:30)
Student Success Centre Overview - McMaster University
An overview of the services offered by McMaster University's Student Success Centre.
Chlorine - Periodic Table of Videos
Here's a new chlorine video demonstrating this extremely reactive and dangerous gas, which was used as a weapon in World War I. More at http://www.periodicvideos.com/
11.701 Introduction to International Development Planning (MIT)
This introductory survey course is intended to develop an understanding of key issues and dilemmas of planning in non-Western countries. The issues covered by the course include state intervention, governance, law and institutions in development, privatization, participatory planning, decentralization, poverty, urban-rural linkages, corruption and civil service reform, trade and outsourcing and labor standards, post-conflict development and the role of aid in development.
Festival of Britain OP04526 Festival of Britain, South Bank, Lambeth, London. The New School Pavilion adjoining the Waterloo Bridge Gate. Photographed in 1951.
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Festival of Britain, South Bank, Lambeth, London. The New School Pavilion adjoining the Waterloo Bridge Gate. Photographed in 1951.
Depression Treatment's Quiet Revolution
Researchers from UNSW's School of Psychiatry and The Black Dog Institute are trialling ketamine in people with severe depression. The recreational drug and anaesthetic is providing almost instant relief from symptoms, offering fresh hope of a quick new way to manage the illness at its worst.
Absolute Beginner S2 #12 - Writing a Spanish Letter to a Friend
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! You had a late night last night because you were out partying with friends in Spain. It is now early afternoon, and you can hardly stay awake at your job. Thank goodness for Spanish working hours, because you plan to take full advantage of that long lunch break today. In this lesson, [...]
The Getting Sorted project at Leeds Metropolitan.
The Getting Sorted Enterprise Unit specialises in participatory research with children and young people with type 1 diabetes, their families and healthcare professionals. The aim of this is to develop, influence and enhance service redesign and service improvement in the UK. Our vision is to enable young people with a long-term condition to achieve their optimal health through combined research and enterprise. We work with young people, their families and professionals to deliver a high quality
The Bottom Line - Looking Back: Environmental Impacts of Genetically Engineered Crops
A world-renowned expert on the ecological impacts and management of genetically engineered crops, University of Arizona professor Yves Carrière presented the findings of a recent National Academy of Sciences report on the sustainability impacts of genetically engineered crops in the United States. He also discussed the scientific record from the global use of herbicide- and insect-resistant crops, which were designed to reduce the use of pesticides, improve yields and provide economic benefits