This learning object demonstrates, through streaming video clips, practical hand hygiene techniques for infection control in healthcare settings. There are also interactive self-assessment quizzes
Qualitative and quantitative research
Outlining the distinction between qualitative and quantitative methods of doing research.
Relative risk reduction and absolute risk reduction
This RLO considers how to measure and interpret the magnitude of effect in clinical trial results using relative risk reduction (RRR) and absolute risk reduction (ARR).
Acids, Alkalis and Bases: Further Application
Examining the operation and application of acids, bases and alkalis, including neutralisation, acid/base reactions, and salts.
Why critique research?
Why published research needs to be appraised by readers.
Small Regulatory RNAs May Sharpen Spatial Expression Patterns
The precise establishment of gene expression patterns is a crucial step in development. Formation of a sharp boundary between high and low spatial expression domains requires a genetic mechanism that exhibits sensitivity, yet is robust to fluctuations, a demand that may not be easily achieved by morphogens alone. Recently, it has been demonstrated that small RNAs (and, in particular, microRNAs) play many roles in embryonic development. Whereas some RNAs are essential for embryogenesis, others ar
Tennis Backhand Drive
Fact-sheet with animation describing how to create an effective tennis backhand.
Split Screen View of San Francisco Bay: NDVI
Split screen with San Francisco Bay, 4 views, NDVI view grows to full screen just south of San Francisco
Greeks protest austerity measures
June 18 - Greeks protest a new belt tightening measure that they say will mean financial ruin for the average citizen. Deborah Gembara reports.
Ancient Rome and Greece - Quiz
To revise facts from Ancient Rome and Ancient Greece.
Laser Light Properties: Protecting the Mummified Troll!
Students learn and use the properties of light to solve the following challenge: "A mummified troll was discovered this summer at our school and it has generated lots of interest worldwide. The principal asked us, the technology classes, to design a security system that alerts the police if someone tries to pilfer our prized possession. How can we construct a system that allows visitors to view our artifact during the day, but invisibly protects it at night in a cost-effective way?"
String Data Type
An introduction to the string concept and it's use as a string constant.
Solid, Liquid or Gas?
Students are given a variety of materials and asked to identify if each material as a solid, liquid or gas. They use their five senses sight, sound, smell, texture and taste to identify the other characteristics of each item.
Gîte ou camping? welke vakantieformule verkies je voor jouw gezin?
Op het einde van deze les kun je informatie over verblijfsfaciliteiten in een vakantiehuisje of op een camping vergelijken en de voordelen van beide formules toelichten.
The Crystal Capers: #4
Breaking news: Eagle Eye TV is reporting that Aubie is still on the loose with the crystal football. Tommy Dawson, city of Auburn police chief, is asking the public to call the secret witness line with any information they might have on Aubie's whereabouts. http://www.auburn.edu/caper
Multiplication - by StudyJams
Multiplication is the repeated addition of equal groups. The number of equal groups and the number in each group are the factors. Once you know those factors, just apply these four properties of multiplication. Learn more about multiplication with this cartoon animation from StudyJams. A short, self-checking quiz is also included with this link.
Time-lapse photos or video show progressions from the start of an event to the end of the event. These time-lapse photos illustrate the opening of a geranium flower to absorb sunlight. Biological processes require time.
Relating Subtraction and Addition Fact Families to Find Missing Numbers
In this video slideshow, students will learn how to use related facts or fact families, to help find missing numbers. User clicks through the slides.