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Open discussion about MIxS standards-related issues
By: psterk1 The 13th Genomic Standards Consortium Meeting (GSC 13). Hosted by BGI and held at Kingkey Palace Hotel, Shenzhen, China, March 4-7, 2012 (http://gensc.org/gc_wiki/index.php/GSC_13). Open discussion about MIxS standards-related issues.
SQ3R Reading Comprehension Strategy
Watch how a teacher cues students on each part of the SQ3R process. Observe how students become actively engaged in the text by using this strategy. (3:08)
Cartooning: Drawing an Angry Expression
Watch this video to learn to draw a cartoon face with an angry expression. The cartoonist begins by drawing a teardrop shape and explains the entire process clearly step-by-step.
Cartooning: How to Draw a Sad Face
In this video, a cartoonist demonstrates drawing a person with a sad face step-by-step. Clear directions are given as the cartoon is created.
Cartooning: Drawing a Proud Little Girl
In this video, a cartoonist demonstrates drawing a child with a proud expression. The cartoon is drawn step-by-step with clear directions given. The importance of expressions is discussed, and the cartoonist explains placing features low for a cartoon of a child.
Cartooning: The Ghosting Effect
In this video, a cartoonist demonstrates a cartooning technique called the ghosting effect. This effect is used to make a person look like his or head is moving. The process is demonstrated step-by-step.
Cartooning: Drawing a Happy Lady
In this video, a cartoonist demonstrates drawing a lady with a happy face. He explains the purpose of using guidelines and explains the process step-by-step. This expression could be used in many situations.
Cartooning: A Laughing Expression
In this video, a cartoonist demonstrates drawing a cartoon of a person laughing. The cartoon is created step-by-step, with specific directions given.
Sound Carnival: -ou-
What’s that sound sitting there in the word? Come to the Sound Carnival and find out! The goal for this segment is vowel combination -ou-. (0:45)
Birth of a Great Observatory
For many centuries, maps of the southern sky showed extensive blank areas -- the Terra Incognita of the heavens. The year 1595: For the first time, Dutch traders set sail to the East Indies. At night, navigators Pieter Keyser and Frederik de Houtman measured the positions of more than 130 stars in the southern sky. Soon, celestial globes and maps showed twelve new constellations, none of which had ever been seen before by any European. (05:53)
The Impossible Bridge
This three minute video shows the challenges of building an enormous bridge. It explains the benefits of several types of bridges and the weaknesses. The students could watch most of the video and make their own choices before the final answer is given.
IDS350 Session 11 Spring 2012
Gardens of California with Jerry Turney 04/01/12
Race and Politics in Modern Brazil
Professor Keith St. Clair, GRCC
Pre-algebra 1.2h - Adding on a Calculator
Some brief comments on using a calculator. From the Pre-algebra course by Derek Owens. (01:03)
The Battle of the Bulge
In December 1944, a major German offensive is launched against the Allies in the Ardennes Mountains region of Belgium, France, and Luxembourg. As Allied begin progressing through the treacherous conditions, German troops begin lacking fuel, ammunition, and manpower. This ultimately led to a victory at the Bulge for the Allies. In this video clip, learn more about the conditions of the battle and the results. (7:36)
Ecosystem problem solving
Students will apply their knowledge of ecosystems and the interdependence of plants and animals to creatively solve problems.