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From the makers of the award-winning online language course Coffee Break Spanish comes a new range of titles aimed at busy people who want to acquire the absolute basics of a language. One Minute Languages from the Radio Lingua Network will introduce learners to a new language from scratch. The course is made up of ten lessons and covers topics including basic greetings, introducing yourself, and dealing with language problems. You’ll also learn numbers and other useful words and phrases whi
Big and Small---Opposites
In this cute video, Zach and Reggie puppets sing about things that are BIG and things that are small. This is a great resource to introduce and/or review antonyms/opposites in the early childhood classroom. (1:51)
Cómo jugar al golf
Para jugar al golf precisas practicar mucho y tener bastante paciencia. Sin embargo, estos consejos te ayudarán antes de comenzar. (2:25)
Wealth Strategies: Investors won't get more than 4%
Nov. 6 - Sierra Funds Dave Wright says healthcare cos. may get a boost Pres. Obama is re-elected and defense firms could benefit if Gov. Romney wins, but equity returns going forward may not be more than 4%.
How Much Water is in that Cloud?
In this activity, learners working in pairs saturate a cotton ball using water drops from an eyedropper to demonstrate the high water capacity of clouds. Learners also compare their estimates to the results of the experiment. Use this activity to explore weather events like thunderstorms and flash flooding. This resource includes facts about the rainiest and driest places in the world as well as flash flood safety rules.
Updrafts in Action
In this weather activity/demonstration, learners watch as a ping pong ball is suspended in a stream of air supplied by a hair dryer. This demonstration of the Bernoulli Principle models how updrafts (wind) supports hail and rain in clouds during storms. The discussion portion of this resource explains the science behind this phenomenon as well as how and why the National Weather Service issues thunderstorm and tornado watches. Thunderstorm safety rules are also included in this resource.
Promo - One Minute Luxembourgish
Moien - hello! My name is Julie and I'd like to welcome you to One Minute Luxembourgish from the Radio Lingua Network. In this podcast I'm going to be teaching you the basics of Luxembourgish. The great thing about this language course is that you'll be learning all you need to know in just 60 seconds - or thereabouts! Each one-minute language lesson will equip you with just enough Luxembourgish to help you get by in lots of situations, either on holiday, or on a business trip to Luxembourg. One
Una's Lecture: A Conversation with Vikram Seth
Vikram Seth participated in this discussion as the 2012-2013 Una's Lecturer at the Townsend Center for the Humanities, UC Berkeley. Seth is a poet, novelist, travel writer, librettist, children's writer, and memoirist. His acclaimed first novel, "The Golden Gate," is written entirely in Onegin stanzas after the style of Alexander Pushkin's Eugene Onegin. His 1474-page novel "A Suitable Boy," an epic of Indian life set in the 1950s, won both the WH Smith Literary Award and the Commonwealth Writer
ART100 Session 12 Fall 2012
Looking at Art with Kirstin Ellsworth
Billy Graham: A Step Forward
In this video clip, learn how Billy Graham holds his first crusade in front of a group of Christian businessman and from there his path accelerates once discovered by William Randolph Hearst. (2:25)
La natación - cómo enseñar a nadar a una persona
Enseñar a nadar a una persona es una tarea que tiene que hacerse poco a poco y con mucha paciencia. (2:14)
Pocahontas: Mischief and Joy
Pocahontas' people, the Powhatan tribe, were led by her father, Wahunsunacock. In the 1590's the Powhatan people were in an advanced level of their civilization. In this video clip, learn more about Pocahontas and the Powhatan people. (2:17)
LBR412 Session 11 Fall 2012
Labor Law with J. David Sackman 11/17/12 Guest: Jonathan Handel
Creative way to Teach Spanish-Grammar through Gong
In this video a Spanish teacher is teaching his class vocabulary and grammar through song. An educational, yet fun way to engage students and keep them focused on the assignment. The ages are middle-school age, 12-15. (03:36)
From Theater to Laboratory || Radcliffe Institute
From Theater to Laboratory 00:00 Introduction by Alex Csiszar, Assistant Professor of the History of Science, Harvard University 02:37 Markus Krajewski, Associate Professor of Media History, Bauhaus University, Weimar 30:21 Tiffany Stern, Professor of English, University College, Oxford University 1:02:35 Q&A moderated by Alex Csiszar 11/2/2012
Lesson 10 - One Minute Romanian
In lesson 10 of One Minute Romanian you will learn a few useful phrases which all learners want to learn. Remember - even a few phrases of a language can help you make friends and enjoy travel more. Find out more about One Minute Romanian at our website - http://www.oneminutelanguages.com. One Minute Romanian is brought to you by the Radio Lingua Network and is ©Copyright 2008.Author(s):
Thunderbird School of Global Management Professor Mary Teagarden, Ph.D., talks about market opportunities in China. http://www.thunderbird.edu
Sergio Fajardo and Emmaneul Saez, "Inequality Across the Americas"
"Inequality: A Dialogue for the Americas" is a path-breaking series that connects political leaders and scholars from Latin America to their counterparts in the United States by means of intercontinental video-conferencing. It creates an ongoing dialogue on the nature of inequality in the United States and Latin America, paving the way for future conversations and collaboration. Sergio Fajardo was elected governor of Antioquia (economically the most important province of Colombia) in 2011. As M
SOC101 Session 12 Fall 2012
Individual in Society with Sergio Soto 11/26/12
Seeing the world through the eyes of an orangutan
A captive bred Sumatran orangutan and a University of Nottingham neuroscientist in Malaysia are hoping to explain some of the mysteries of the visual brain and improve the lives of captive bred animals. To read more visit http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/news/pressreleases/2012/november/seeing-through-the-eyes-of-an-orangutan.aspx