02.11.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Mittwoch – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei.Das griechische Kabinett hat sich einstimmig hinter den umstrittenen Plan von Ministerpräsident Giorgos Papandreou gestellt, ein Referendum über das Euro-Rettungspaket abhalten zu lassen. Mit der Abstimmung werde Griechenland eine klare Botschaft über sein europäisches Engagement und seine Zugehörigkeit zum Eur
Libya no-fly zone to end
Oct. 31 - Tripoli airport readies for NATO no-fly zone to end at midnight. Jessica Gray reports.
"Math Snacks" Overruled!
Two besotted rulers must embrace proportional units in order to complete a bridge to unite their lands. It takes mathematical reasoning to deduce the problem, and solution, when engineers from Queentopia and Kingopolis try to build a bridge that meets in the middle of the river.
Overruled! addresses number and operations standards, the algebra standard, and the process standard, as established by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM). It guides students in:
"Math Snacks" Number Rights
Whole numbers are no better than any others!
Practice plotting values on the number line as a passionate activist rises up and demands equity for all numbers, including fractions and decimals.
Number Rights addresses number and operations standards as well as the process standard, as established by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM). It supports students in:
Comparing and ordering fractions, decimals, and percents efficiently and finding
Timelapse Watercolor Illustration - Harlequin Ducks
Go behind the scenes with an award-winning artist. This timelapse video puts you right in the driver's seat as famed bird artist Jonathan Alderfer creates a watercolor of two adult male Harlequin Ducks. It's all part of the Field Guide to Birds of North America, from National Geographic Books.
"Llama Llama Red Pajama" Read-Aloud by Anna Dewdney
Listen to the author and illustrator read her book Llama, Llama Red Pajamas. Llama, Llama red pajama waiting, waiting for his mama. Mama isn’t coming yet. Baby Llama starts to fret. In this infectious rhyming read-aloud, Baby Llama turns bedtime into an all-out llama drama! Tucked into bed by his mama, Baby Llama immediately starts worrying when she goes downstairs, and his soft whimpers turn to hollers when she doesn’t come right
Get to know "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" Author/Illustrator Eric Carle
Get to know Eric Carle, the beloved author/illustrator of The Very Hungry Caterpillar, The Very Busy Spider, Mister Seahorse and more! Learn about his artistic process and hear him read from some of his picture books. This is a great resource to help students make real world connections between author to text to student. (3:17)
Eric Carle discusses "The Artist Who Painted A Blue Horse"
A brilliant new Eric Carle picture book for the artist in us all!
Every child has an artist inside them, and this vibrant new picture book from Eric Carle will help let it out. The artist in this book paints the world as he sees it, just like a child. There's a red crocodile, an orange elephant, a purple fox and a polka-dotted donkey. More than anything, there's imagination. Filled with some of the most magnificently colorful animals of Eric Carle's career, this tribute to the creati
The Multilingual Classroom
This 14 minute British video shows the techniques that are used to teach students how to teach English from students from a variety of countries. The videos shows a variety of strategies to support English Language Learners. A good video for all ESL teachers to view.
Drop Me Off in Harlem
What happens when great minds congregate in the same time and place? How do creative individuals both reflect and influence the places and time periods in which they live? Drop Me Off in Harlem explores these questions in the context of the vibrant, complex, and unique moment in time that was the Harlem Renaissance.
"Math Snacks" Atlantean Dodgeball
Ratio errors confuse one of the coaches as two teams face off in an epic dodgeball tournament.
See how mathematical techniques such as tables, graphs, measurements and equations help to find the missing part of a proportion.
Atlantean Dodgeball addresses number and operations standards, the algebra standard, and the process standard, as established by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM). It guides students in:
Understanding and using rati
One-Sided Limits - Free Math Video by Brightstorm
A limit is the value that a function approaches as the input of that function approaches a certain value. In Calculus, sometimes functions behave differently depending on what side of the function that they are on. This video explains how a one-sided limit is the behavior on one only one side of the value where the function is undefined. (3:02)
Sarah, Plain and Tall, The Movie, Part Ten
This selection contains part ten of the movie version of the Newbery winning book, Sarah, Plain and Tall. This selection could be used to strenghthen students' understanding of the characters and setting in the book, including the aftermath of the storm. The movie differs from the book in that the movie focuses more on Jacob's loss of his wife than the book does. ( Teachers may not want to show minutes seven-twelve because they deal with childbirth.) ( 12:09)
Sarah, Plain and Tall, The Movie, Part Eleven
This selection contains the conclusion of the movie version of the movie of the Newbery winning book, Sarah, Plain and Tall. This selection could be used to strenghthen students' understanding of the characters and setting in the book. ( 10:38)
Skylark, The Movie, Part one
This selection contains part one of the movie Skylark. Skylark is the sequel to the book Sarah, Plain and Tall. ( The movie is a bit unsteady.) This selection contains the birth of Sarah's cat's kittens that teachers may wish to not show. ( 10:01)
Skylark, The Movie, Part Two
This selection contains part two of the movie Skylark. Skylark is the sequel to the book Sarah, Plain and Tall. ( The movie is a bit unsteady.) ( 1:12)
Skylark, The Movie, Part Three
This selection contains part three of the movie Skylark. Skylark is the sequel to the book Sarah, Plain and Tall. ( This segment is a bit blurry and unsteady.) ( 1:31)
Skylark, The Movie, Part Four
This selection contains part four of the movie Skylark. Skylark is the sequel to the book Sarah, Plain and Tall. ( The movie is a bit blurry and unsteady.) ( 4:03)
Skylark, The Movie, Part Five
This selection contains part five of the movie Skylark. Skylark is the sequel to the book Sarah, Plain and Tall. ( Parts of the segment are blurry and unsteady.) ( 4:21)
Skylark, The Movie, Part Six
This selection contains part six of the movie Skylark. Skylark is the sequel to the book Sarah, Plain and Tall. Although the video is brief, it does show the beginning of an important conversation between Jacob and Sarah. ( Video is a bit blurry and unsteady.) ( :26)