The Sleeping Mountain
The Sleeping Mountain role playing scenario is part of the Starting Point Teaching Collection. In this scenario, students represent townspeople whose lives and livelihoods are endangered by an active volcano which may or may not erupt in the near future. They must debate whether to invest in or to abandon their town. The site outlines the roles and includes a description of the original, real volcano which inspired the scenario, Mammoth Mountain in California, with a list of links. Before the de
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Interactive Lectures
Starting Point's introduction to Interactive Lectures, and more specifically their use in the entry level geoscience setting. This module on Interactive Lectures has strategies and specific examples of activities to involve students in large and small lecture-based classes. It includes discussions of what interactive lecture is, how and why it is used, and links the user to more specific examples and further resources.
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Ongoing assessment strategies for writing
Making final assessment easier by helping students improve the quality of their writing along the way.
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Bottle
A clay bottle with a globular body, flat bottom, long downward tapering neck, and flaring horizontal rim in fair condition. Rim is chipped and slip is almost gone.
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Bowl
A wheel made clay bowl with round sloping bottom, one carination, high vertical rim, ring base, and border of parallel lines on outer edge of vertical rim, with terra sigillata finish. It is in fair and repaired condition with some chips and some slip gone.
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Juglet, dipper
A wheel made clay juglet or dipper with a biconical body, narrow cylindrical neck with flaring horizontal rim, handle from rim to slightly above shoulder and concave base in very good condition with some flaking. The decoration consists of concentric bands just above shoulder, three sets of two concentric circles on upper body, narrow band around neck, and a painted handle and upper rim.
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Dynamics, Fall 2004
Fundamental programming skills and theory, applications of computers to solve aerospace computational problems, and the use of software in aerospace vehicles and systems. Topics include: digital computer organization, structuring and planning algorithmic solutions to problems, programming and software engineering fundamentals, and introduction to discrete mathematics. Substantial programming assignments using Aero/Astro problems are an integral part of the subject.
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JFK50 A Friend to Latin America — Ricardo Hausmann
Harvard Kennedy School Professor Ricardo Hausmann talks about JFK's visit to Venezuela and his relationship to Latin America.
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President's Day RAP !
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Voices from Haiti: Mother of Mothers (Kreyol version)
Kreyol version of the visual poem Mother of Mothers with poetry by Kwame Dawes, images by Andre Lambertson. Full credits below. This video is part of a multi-media series exploring life after the quake, focusing on the lives of those affected by HIV/AIDS. See all related reports: http://pulitzercenter.org/haiti-after-quake
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Geissenklosterle: Micromorphology
Micromorphology samples from the Upper Paleolithic cave site, Geissenklosterle, Germany. This cave site has important evidence about early Aurignacian / Upper Paleolithic occupation in Europe, including evidence for some of the earliest evidence for symbolic, artistic and musical expression in Europe.
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"City of Louisville" near Madison, Indiana
The ship was built in 1894, in Jeffersonville, Indiana by the Howard Company. It was 301 feet long and 42.7 feet wide x 7 feet deep. It was built for the Louisville-Cincinnati trade and had 72 staterooms. In April, 1894, she completed a record run from Louisville to Cincinnati of 9 hours and 42 minutes. She was lost in ice in Cincinnati in January, 1918.
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Riverside Park Amusement Rides
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Water on the Web Basic Science
WOW lessons are designed for infusion into the existing science curriculums for college freshmen and advanced high school students. The lessons use the aquatic environment and real lake data to explore basic science concepts through two different approaches: a directed study “Studying” and an inquiry “Investigating” approach. The directed studies allow students to apply and learn concepts through direct, guided experience. The inquiry lessons provide a more open-ended opportunity for stu
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Stony Ridge Hotel, Leesburg, Indiana
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Islam de France, Islam en France - Bernard Godard (audio)

L’implantation de la religion musulmane en France est une réalité qui rend le débat sur sa nature exogène ou endogène un peu dépassé. La lancinante question de son incongruité apparente dans le paysage religieux hexagonal est surtout posée par les nostalgiques d’un certain gallicanisme ou encore par les frileux gardiens d’une laïcité ombrageuse. Plus de la moitié des musulmans de France est de nationalité française, dont une partie non négligeable est née en France. Le
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Phyllis Bennis: In Conversation with Fawaz Gerges [Audio]
Speaker(s): Phyllis Bennis | While US policy towards Israel remains unchanged, the long-standing assumption that most Americans – even most Jewish Americans – agree with that policy no longer holds. In the media, in popular culture, in universities and particularly within the Jewish community, there are signs of major shifts. In conversation with MEC Director Professor Fawaz Gerges, writer, analyst and activist Phyllis Bennis discusses these changes with reflection on her own political evolu
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Big Screen Keys Tutorial
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The Future of Banking in a Global Economy
Today's financial and economic wreckage will provide the foundations for a system on which a stronger future will be built. This will only happen with a real cooperation and collaboration that is hard to envisage amidst the growing clamour for protectionism, speculation over the possible nationalisation of the banking system, and questions over the right of those at the centre of the industry to be part of the solution. In his lecture, Vikram Pandit will outline his views on the role of banking
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Klartext 20110223
På onsdagen handlade Klartext om att FN kräver ett stopp på våldet i Libyen. Vi berättade också att invandrare har svårare att få pengar i sjuk-ersättning än andra svenskar.
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