Vincent Gravanda II
Let me tell you why I enjoy my Alfred Experience.
Students are introduced to our planet’s structure and its dynamic system of natural forces through an examination of the natural hazards of earthquakes, volcanoes, landslides, tsunamis, floods and tornados, as well as avalanches, fires, hurricanes and thunderstorms. They see how these natural events become disasters when they impact people, and how engineers help to make people safe from them. Students begin by learning about the structure of the Earth; they create clay models showing the Eart
057 GG Formatting Vertical Lists
Bullets, numbers, letters, capitalization, and punctuation
Tracking Teresa: How internet people can stalk you.
This is a great video that shows how just using a few clues can be used to track a student. Well worth showing to all students.
What Is Antonym? (One Minute Video Dictionary Series)
In this short video, students will learn about antonyms. Antonym is defined as a word opposite in meaning to another. Hot and cold, fast and slow are used as examples. This is a good reinforce to introduce or to review antonyms in the elementary classroom. (0:54)
Indiana Dunes Educational Opportunities
describes the facilities and educational and research programs of what has often been heralded as the birthplace of ecology. The Indiana Dunes, located in the northwest corner of the great state, is the nation's first national park in an urban setting.
An uncertain future for Iraq as U.S. leaves
Dec. 16 - As America comes to the end of the line in Iraq, many are the weighing the costs of nearly nine years of war in a country still battling insurgents, political uncertainty and sectarian divisions. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Different Types of Arguments
The second of six lectures dealing with critical reasoning. In this lecture you will learn about the different types of arguments, in particular deductive and inductive arguments.
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Actividad Física para la Salud (2011)
Está ampliamente demostrado que la actividad física habitual y adaptada a las posibilidades del individuo mejora la salud bio-psico-social, mientras que el sedentarismo es un factor de riesgo de enfermedades cardiovasculares, metabólicas, etc. Sin embargo, la adquisición de este hábito es una tarea compleja que requiere del análisis y comprensión de diversas variables cualitativas y cuantitativas tanto a nivel físico como psico-social, las cuales se analizan y estudian en esta asignatur
Misleading Line Graphs
Learn about misleading line graphs by comparing two line graphs during this brief video. (02:42)
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Dr Judith Ajani - Native forests for bioenergy or biodiversity?
Dr Judith Ajani analyses the arguments of both sides of the forestry debate about whether native forests should be used for bioenergy or biodiversity. This video was recorded at The Australian National University on 10 November 2011. Australia's forestry industry and foresters argue that, from a climate change perspective, we should substitute fossil fuels and emission-intensive products with native forest wood, highlighting the fact that trees re-grow. Ecological and other scientists oppose th
Thanksgiving Message from Station Crew
NASA astronaut Dan Burbank delivers a special Thanksgiving message from the International Space Station.
Search for Rare Earths, Key Materials for Energy Innovation
By: RASEIBoulder Rare earth minerals are difficult and expensive to mine. And like most mining activities, doing so results in environmental damage, particularly because the ores from which these metals are extracted can be radioactive. Chinese mines have produced rare earths at a much lower cost, forcing competitors to shut down in recent years and creating a near monopoly. Japan is developing technology to improve recycling of some rare earths from discarded electronic products. And it is seek
[Keynote Address] Rethink Privacy: Old Challenges, New Direction
iDASH Privacy Workshop 2011 October 10-11, 2011 Presented by Latanya Sweeney (Harvard)
I Read Signs
This video includes pictures from the book I Read Signs by Tana Hoban. The original book does not include text other than the words written on each sign. The video does not include narration, but gives ample amount of time for the students to read the sign before moving on to the next image. The book is part of the suggested reading material listed on the corestandards.org website for grades K-1. (07:15)
Looking Back and Ahead: the Meadowlands and New Jersey Sports Complex (Part 1)
This event is a part of the Eagleton Institute for Politics's Program on the Governor. For more information please visit their website: http://governors.rutgers.edu/
Debt crisis Spain goes to polls.
Nov. 20 - Spanish voters head to the polls to elect their next parliament, which is expected to enact further austerity measures to save the country from an international bailout. Lindsey Parietti reports.