Chaos. A Video Essay after a Photo of the Russian Revolution (1917)
A 2:20 video from the "Mechanical Icon" series discussing a famous photo of the Russian Revolution (1917). This is a sophisticated video that would make a good lesson in how to use primary documents to surmise what was happening. Not much to be learning from this video other than that lesson, but if the teacher shows the video without sound and asks the students to write down what they think is happening it could be a discovery lesson.
University of California OER for Nursing
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Lucknow University: Innovative and Inquiry-based Teaching
This website is a teaching commons resulting from a partnership between MERLOT and the author of the site. Other MERLOT partner communities can be found here: http://www.merlot.org/merlot/index.htm?action=communities'Our Purpose: Provide you and your educational institution a framework, tools, and models for customizing your own professional development course for teachers to learn and adopt innovative and inquiry-based teaching methods and assessments that r
Animation Mondays - Navi (Comfort women)
Welcome to Animation Mondays! If you're an animation fan or creator this is the series for you. Each Monday our graduate students hosts will be introducing you to the amazing world of animation - how works were created, different techniques used and more. In the first episode of Series 1, Digital Media graduate Regine Clarke takes us to a dark part of history in "Navi" - Yaowon Lee's rotoscope animation about women taken into sexual slavery in Japan during WWII. WATCH "NAVI": http://youtu.be/sVJ
UA's Imagine IT Engineering Camp Introduces Girl Scouts to STEM
The University of Arizona College of Engineering, in partnership with Girls Scouts of Southern Arizona, held the first-ever Imagine IT, a summer engineering camp for girls that is designed around search and rescue scenarios. The idea behind the camp was to get girls interested in the STEM disciplines -- science, technology, math and engineering.
Virtual Maths, Calculating the Volume of a Brick Demo
Interactive simulation, calculating the volume of a brick
Virtual Maths - Numbers, 2D Rectangle simulation tool
Interactive simulation tool demonstrating the formula for calculating the area of a 2D rectangle
The Ocean's Glory and Horror
Photographer Brian Skerry shoots life above and below the waves -- as he puts it, both the horror and the magic of the ocean. Sharing amazing, intimate shots of undersea creatures, he shows how powerful images can help make change. Brian Skerry is a photojournalist who captures images that not only celebrate the mystery and beauty of the sea but also bring attention to the pressing issue which endanger our oceans. Run time 16:13.
Parents of missing students criticize Mexico search efforts
Parents of the missing 43 students cast doubt on search efforts to find their sons after a meeting with authorities in the restive state of Guerrero. Nathan Frandino reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and
The impact of enterprise focussed modules
This presentation outlines the use of a tested research instrument (Bandura's self efficacy theory) and students own perceptions of their enterprise skills and abilities
House-Made Seed Crackers Topped with Spicy Red Grapes, Mascarpone, and Honey
Recipe at: http://www.ciaprochef.com/grapes/recipe29.html Chef Scott Samuel from The Culinary Institute of America shows us a new take on the classic pairing of cheese and grapes. He makes healthy, whole-grain house-made crackers and tops them with creamy mascarpone cheese, and a mixture of sliced red grapes, roasted serrano chiles, lime juice, and fennel.
The MLA Format Avoiding Plagiarism and Documenting Sources
This lesson received an honorable mention in the 2010 SoftChalk Lesson Challenge.'In this lesson, you will learn...What the MLA Format is and why it is importantHow to write a citation in the MLA formatHow to cite sources in your paper'
Psych 9A: Psychology Fundamentals This entry-level psychology course is designed to provide students with an in-depth survey of general psychology. Topics include biological bases of behavior, sensation, perception, cognition, development, personality, psychopathology, and social psycholog Where next for public health in the era of austerity? Balancing Chemical Equations Balancing Chemical Equations Immigration History of Special Education on Vimeo How to Graph a Line
This event was the second in a series of master class lectures jointly staged by the University of Leeds and Leeds Metropolitan University bringing together relevant senior figures and academics from across the city and surrounding region. The twenty-first century has seen a growth in political, environmental and economic insecurity in the context of global recession, population ageing and climate change. Responding to these threats involves rethinking how we work together, care for ourselves,
Instructor discusses the art of balancing equations in chemistry. The instructor uses a black screen on his computer to write with his mouse cursor and uses different colors to highlight point. This is at the high school level. (14:28)
In this lecture we give three general rules to follow when balancing chemical equations or reactions. Three examples of this are provided. (10:32)
Immigration is an 11 minute video that is old, but useful because it shows a view of immigration that is influenced by the times it was made. Reviews the history of immigration to the United States up to the restrictive law passed in 1924. A dramatized scene in a European steamship office is used to show the economic, political and religious motives for immigration. Contains scenes of Ellis Island and New York City in the early 20th century.
This seven minute video is a slow loader and is an overview of major events in the history of Special Education within the United States. This is a lecture and reviews the major Supreme Court decisions impacting all education, including special education.
This video explains how to graph a line when given an equation in slope-intercept form. If we have an equation in slope-intercept form, we automatically know the slope and the y-intercept and can use that information to more quickly and efficiently graph the line. Another method of graphing a line is using a table of values or the intercepts. (1:41)
This entry-level psychology course is designed to provide students with an in-depth survey of general psychology. Topics include biological bases of behavior, sensation, perception, cognition, development, personality, psychopathology, and social psycholog
Where next for public health in the era of austerity?
Balancing Chemical Equations
Balancing Chemical Equations
History of Special Education on Vimeo
How to Graph a Line