A Bad Case of Stripes
Listen to Sean Astin read A Bad Case of Stripes by David Shannon. Camilla Cream loves lima beans, but she never eats them. Why? Because the other kids at her school don't like them. And Camilla is very, very worried about what other people think of her. In fact, she is so worried that she is about to break out in... A Bad Case of Stripes. (11:52)
Thank you, Mr. Falker
Listen to Jane Kaczmarek read Thank You, Mr. Falker by Patricia Polacco. Little Trisha is overjoyed at the thought of starting school and
learning how to read. But right from the start, when she tries to read,
all the letters and numbers just get jumbled up. Her classmates make
matters worse by calling her "dummy" and "toad." (16:39)
: How to Draw Anthropomorphic Dogs & Cats
Learn how to draw dogs and cats that have some human qualities, called anthropomorphism, with expert cartoon drawing tips. Watch and learn from the artist's drawing. . Step-by-step narration by artist Daniel Bissell. English captions. (1:30)
Roman Colosseum and the Gladiators
This three minute video show how gladiators, who were slaves, fought to the death in the Roman Colosseum as sport for thousands of spectators. The ten minute fights were officiated and this video explains the types of gladiators who would be pitting against each other. There are a lot of myths exposed in this well done video. Some images of violence.
Fulton Steamboat Engine
This is a quick recording of an animated scale model of a steam engine, drive train, and paddlewheels from Robert Fulton's North River Steamboat. Filmed at Cabin Fever Expo 2011. (00:30)
NASA | Summer Extremes Getting More Extreme
People who live north of the equator are experiencing both higher summer temperatures and a greater frequency of extreme bouts of heat, according to a NASA statistical analysis of decades of Northern Hemisphere temperature data. A basic bell curve shows breakdown of these temperatures. Initially, the mean summer temperature for the Northern Hemisphere from 1951-1980 is centered at the top of the curve, with the frequency of cooler summers in blue and the frequency of warmer summers in red. Watch
Riding the School Bus
This clip shows us how the system of school buses works efficiently as the largest form of public transportation in the U.S. (02:56)
The Genius of Mozart (Part 6 of 18)
"The Genius of Mozart" (2004)
Episode 1: "A Miracle of Nature" (Parts 1-6)
Come out and support the Nittany Lion Fencers on Saturday, January 12, 2013
The Penn State men's and women's fencing team will return to action this weekend in White Building as they host an NCAA competition on Saturday Jan. 12. Competing teams will include Drew, UPenn, Duke, UNC, Columbia, Haverford, and Temple (women's team only), and action is set to begin at 9 a.m.
A World Without Humans
This clip explores the 1986 meltdown of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant that took place in Ukraine. (06:27)
Idioms in ASL - From A to Z
English idioms are presented in American Sign Language through skits that demonstrate the meaning of the idiom. A project from Kentucky School for the Deaf. *Open captioned for hearing students. (0:33)
Market Pulse: Japan and Einstein's definition of insanity
Jan. 11 - The yen slides to a 30-month low, but is the market getting too carried away? Draghi's magic may be waning on the euro, and mining and Commerzbank shares fall.
A Heroic Return
It's taken all spring and summer, but salmon finally return to Admiralty Island to spawn. See the fish in this short clip from Nature. (01:03)
Faculty Learning Day, Jan. 2013 | Jeff Sykes
Jeff Sykes examines the ways technologies can be used to make accommodations for students with disabilities.
Financial Aid: How to Find and Complete eForms
This instructional video clip is designed to provide information about the Financial Aid process at Del Mar College and is part of a Financial Aid Video Series for 2012-2013.
21L.002X Foundations of World Culture II: World Literatures and Texts (MIT)
This class continues our study of the foundational texts of human culture, focusing on early modernity until the recent past. In many ways, this includes several questions such as: Why did these works achieve the fame and influence they achieved? How do they present what it means to be a human being? How do they describe the role of a member of a family, community, tradition, social class, gender? How do they distinguish between proper and improper behavior? How do they characterize the members
GRCC Players Present: "Crooked" | Promo
GRCC Players present: CROOKED by Catherine Trieschmann on January 17 - 19, 8pm, Spectrum Theater. Call 234-3946 beginning Monday, Jan 7 at 1pm to purchase tickets.
Op zoek naar jongeren die stotteren We zijn op zoek naar jongeren die stotteren voor een uniek doctoraatsonderzoek. We willen aantonen dat stotteren veel meer is dan wat mensen kunnen horen en zien. Ken je iemand die zou kunnen deelnemen, geef hem of haar dan zeker deze …
We zijn op zoek naar jongeren die stotteren voor een uniek doctoraatsonderzoek. We willen aantonen dat stotteren veel meer is dan wat mensen kunnen horen en zien.
Ken je iemand die zou kunnen deelnemen, geef hem of haar dan zeker deze …
Art a GoGo Podcacast #61 - Bravo's Work of Art, The Next Great Artist, Upcoming Exhibitions, and Mor Art news, reviews, and commentary without those nasty side effects. Art a GoGo...It's Art over easy! Please visit our blog at Artagogo.com/blog for full show notes and links to the art topics that we discuss on the podcast.
Art news, reviews, and commentary without those nasty side effects. Art a GoGo...It's Art over easy!
Please visit our blog at Artagogo.com/blog for full show notes and links to the art topics that we discuss on the podcast.