What Does Math College Readiness Mean
Phil Daro, Mathematics Chair for the Common Core Standards Initiative, explains what is meant by the terms "college readiness" and "rigor." A few examples are provided. (04:45)
How the Common Core with Change the Expectations for Students
Sally Hampton, Chair for the ELA College and Career Readiness Standards Work Group, briefly explains how the expectations with change for students along with they ways they will be assessed. (01:20)
Great Zoom into Boston, MA: Park Plaza Hotel
Using data from different spacecraft and some powerful computer technology, visualizers at the Goddard Space Flight Center present you with a collection of American cities in a way you have never seen them before. Starting with our camera high above the Earth, we rush in towards the surface at what would be an impossible speed for any known vehicle. Passing though layers of atmosphere, the colors of our destinations shimmer with their own unique characteristics, and suddenly we find ourselves fl
WGLT Recycled Music Sale
WGLT.org Don't miss it! August 18-21, the Crossroads Center in Normal.
Diary Assisted Food Recall Interview: Training Video
The "Diary Assisted Food Recall Interview: Training Video" is designed for interviewers who will be conducting diary assisted recall interviews with children in grades 4-6. The video elaborates on the multiple pass approach, and also provides instruction on how to conduct an interview with a participant who does not have a diary, or who has an incomplete diary. The video includes an overview of commonly used tools and resources in a food model kit to best obtain an estimate of what and how much
The Impossible Football Club
Prefixes, Suffixes, and Roots Rap
This selection contains a rap song which defines and explains the use(s) of prefixes, suffixes, and root words. Numerous examples are sung and shown. ( 2:50)
Undervalued S&P 500 has room to grow: BlackRock's Doll
Aug. 17 - The S&P 500 is trading at a low multiple and BlackRock Chief Equity Strategist Bob Doll says this suggests the market can still end the year higher than where it started.
Fire destroys Richard Branson's Caribbean retreat
Aug. 22 - Kate Winslet was among a group who fled from a fire at Richard Branson's holiday retreat on Necker Island in the British Virgin Islands. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
This illustrated guide is designed to help students understand and learn the difference between simple and complete metamorphosis. The Web page, which can be easily printed for use at field sites, illustrates: complete metamorphosis for lepidoptera (butterflies and moths) simple metamorphosis for thysanura (silverfish) simple metamorphosis for heteroptera (true bugs). In addition, the guide discusses the following additional terms: nymph larva pupa egg.
The Costs of Compulsory Education AP Physics C How much is enough: making decisions that help us to thrive Biology - High School Download youtube videos for class Guide to the Papers of Charles D. Palmer, 1942-1975 Prefixes, Roots, and Suffixes Glass Blowing: How to Decorate Hand Blown Glass Duke Chapel Live - 8/21/2011
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This content is assembled from UC-approved college prep courses and is designed to acquaint students with topics in mechanics and classical electricity and magnetism. The course covers two semesters. The first semester is devoted to Newtonian mechanics, including: kinematics, laws of motion, work and energy, systems of particles, momentum, circular motion, oscillations, and gravitation. The second semester discusses the topics of electricity and magnetism. The course emphasizes problem solving i
Why do happy people make better investors and better entrepreneurs? Why do most investors achieve less than half the returns they should? Why are lottery winners no happier than the rest of us? What makes mature women better investors than young men? How do we develop emotional resilience and financial responsibility in our children? And how can we have more money and more happiness?We are what we think. But what causes us to think in the way that we do? And why does this lead us to make choices
The Biology course is a first-year course in biology at the high school level and involves the scientific study of living organisms. The course considers the interactions among the vast number of organisms that inhabit planet Earth. It presents the basic form and function of these organisms, from cells to organ systems, from simple viruses to complex humans. It delves into interactions between organisms, and between an organism and its environment. It also looks into how biotechnology is used to
This collection contains the papers of Charles D. Palmer, who was Director and Chairman of the Board of the Port Authority of Allegheny County from 1964-1977. Palmer was instrumental in developing the Early Action Program and the Transit Expressway during the early years of the Port Authority. Palmer's papers are in the form of correspondence, meeting minutes, reports, studies, contracts, photographs, and film.
Prefixes, roots, and suffixes are defined in this student-created video. The examples mis, hydra, and tion are explained. ( 3:22)
This 1:46 video shows how to make hand blown glass. It would be a good video for career day.
Duke Chapel Live - 8/21/2011
AP Physics C
How much is enough: making decisions that help us to thrive
Biology - High School
Download youtube videos for class
Guide to the Papers of Charles D. Palmer, 1942-1975
Prefixes, Roots, and Suffixes
Glass Blowing: How to Decorate Hand Blown Glass
Duke Chapel Live - 8/21/2011