Faster Multiplication With Two-Digit Numbers
The instructor offers a faster way to do two-digit multiplication than American students are traditionally taught, however, this faster method is known in Australian and British schools. The instructor uses a small, portable white board and two colored markers for his demonstration. (02:25)
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.
History of Special Education on Vimeo
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.
How to Graph a Line
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)
Education and The History of The N.A.A.C.P.
This video documentary features commentary from Hazel Dukes and has information regarding 'one of the oldest and most influential civil rights organizations in the United States' (Wikipedia, 2009); the N.A.A.C.P.
A Verb in English Grammar
A verb is a word that shows an action or describes a state of being. A verb is one of the most important parts of the sentence but it can also be one of the trickest. This video moves rapidly, but does give students some idea of what verbs are about and how they change form according to the nouns. A few examples include: Dave runs. I run. She runs. We run. They run. There are not enough examples in the video to be of use unless shown a few times. (01:15)
Form Characteristics of Landscape Images: A Landscape Research by Computer Image Processing
Landscape evaluation research examines how individuals perceive the landscape. Because the amount of the data to describe landscapes is huge, landscape research needs the technology of the computer. This paper describes a method to catch the amount of physical characteristics which were extracted from landscape images by using the technology of the computer image processing and verifies its effectiveness. To do this analysis, we took photographic slides of a landscape sample. Pictures were taken
Interagency Planning and Operations
Prof James Boling discusses Interagency Planning and Operations during a noon-time lecture at the Army War College Nov. 30.
Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes, rectangle
Interactive simulation demonstrating calculation of area of a rectangle
Archaeological Writing 1 Learning Object
Archaeological Writing 1 Learning Object
Hickory Dickory Dock Nursery Rhyme!
Hickory Dickory Dock is a favorite mother goose nursery rhyme for kids. This kid's song video is a super simple way to teach counting and numbers 1-12 to kids in preschool, kindergarten, or homeschool. (02:44)
Earthquakes - Did the Universal Event Really Happen?
Seismologists examine a 'giant earthquake' in history and question whether it was an isolated event or a chain of events linked to one another.
Soyuz Docking With Station Delayed to Thursday
Space Station Mission Operations Integration Manager Kenny Todd talks with Public Affairs Officer Brandi Dean about the postponement of the Soyuz's docking with the International Space Station. NASA astronaut Steve Swanson and Russian cosmonauts Alexander Skvortsov and Oleg Artemyev launched aboard the Soyuz TMA-12M on Tuesday at 5:17 p.m. EDT from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. The three were expected to dock Tuesday night but reverted to a backup 34-orbit rendezvous, which will resul
The Korean War - The Chinese Surprise
This video discusses the invasion of South Korea and entrapment of American soldiers there at the beginning of the war.
Jehovah Witness History & Beliefs (7/9)
William & Joan Cetnar discuss their involvement in the Jehovah Witness's and their beliefs in comparison with Christianity.
Is Sport a Good Thing 2
Producer (requires Internet Explorer) This is the second of two digital learning objects that examine some of the assumptions that are often made about the wider social role and impacts of sport. This object contains a discussion and interrogation of the view that participating in sport can turn us into better people, into better citizens. Certain forms of sport were once encouraged as a form of moral education. Questions are raised as to whether the ‘lessons’ of sport
World War II: The Battle of Iwo Jima
This video clip provides a summary of the Battle of Iwo Jima reported by a USMC Radio Broadcast from February 1945. (2:41)
The Battle Of Kursk
A short clip with footage from the the battle for Kursk. This was the largest tank battles of WWII.
The Water Cycle
This video is about the 3 phases of Water Cycle: evaporation, condensation and precipitation. (3:18)
Breast MRI: Basic Evaluation and Beyond This teaching tool is intended for radiology resident education. Suitable learners should be familiar with basic principles of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and clinic
This teaching tool is intended for radiology resident education. Suitable learners should be familiar with basic principles of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and clinic