American Museum of Natural History-Resources for Learning
This site presents a collection of scientific learning resources for educators, parents, kids, after-school coordinators, informal learning center staff, and anyone else interested in teaching or learning about science. The site provides a searchable database of resource materials, including activities (computer based and otherwise), curriculum materials, articles, evidence and analytical tools and procedures, exhibition materials, reference lists, and special collections of resources organized
Representing History: North Korea - Behind the Wire
This unit introduces students to North Korea, a communist country that is seen by the West as an autocratic regime in contrast to the democratic, capitalist South Korea. Students will examine how their preconceptions as an audience affect their understanding of this documentary.
Protesting Corporate Globalization
In this lesson students will explore the different ways that corporate globalization affects society.
Test: "Vana-Kreeka kultuur ja ajalugu"
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Fly on a leaf
Flies are insects that eat dead plant and animal material. Their ingestion and digestion of detritus leads to respiration and excretion of important nutrients back into the soil and water.
Magic, Witchcraft, and the Spirit World, Fall 2003
Spiritual, magical, and "occult" aspects of human behavior in anthropological and historical perspective: magic, ritual curing, trance, spirit possession, sorcery, and accusations of witchcraft. Material drawn from traditional nonwestern societies, medieval and early modern Europe, and colonial and contemporary North America.
Breakingviews: What it will take to beat President Obama
Reuters Breakingviews editors debut a new economic calculator designed to predict the outcome of 2012 presidential election.
Romney set to make Republican history, says Green
Jan. 4 - Republican campaign veteran Lloyd Green says former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney is certain to win New Hampshire, but South Carolina could be very bruising.
Let them eat cake!
Jan. 5 - Thousands eat massive King Cake in Mexico City ahead of the religious Feast of the Epiphany. Kilmeny Duchardt reports.
Passing Notes to Exchange Ideas
Lesson ObjectivePass notes to share ideas about a quotation and generate discussion. Questions to ConsiderHow does this strategy help students build on each other's ideas?What about this strategy helps students participate in the follow-up class discussion?How could you use this idea with a variety of concepts?
Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy
This patient education program explains what a tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy is, including its benefits and risks. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Dr. Lisa's Non-Toxic Cleaning Tips: Make Own Cleaning Agent
This short video shows how to combine some lavender and water to make an antibacterial agent. It also show how you can put rubbing alcohol on a cotton swab and rub the keys of your remote. After that, you can use a fabric softener to get rid of soap scum. Finally for
your moldy refrigerator you can use bleach and water to get rid of the
Thunderbird Tower Event 11.11.11
A look at the rededication of the Tower at Thunderbird School of Global Management on November 11, 2011. The video includes interviews with Thunderbird graduates and a former WWII pilot who trained at Thunderbird Field in the 1940's.
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Mark S. George, M.D. Physician Profile
Meet Mark S. George, M.D., he is the Director of the Brain Stimulation Laboratory at the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. George was awarded his M.D. from the Medical University of South Carolina and completed his Residency at MUSC as well. He completed his Fellowship at the National Hospital for Neurological Diseases in London and the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda Maryland. He is Board Certified in Neurology and Psychiatry.
Carter backs Egypt elections
Jan 13 - Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter tells a news conference that, despite disparities, Egypt's election results accurately reflect the will of the people. Rough cut, no reporter narration.
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Alternative discussion formats
Formal debates and question-and-answer discussions are great, but these alternative discussion formats will liven up your classroom and get students really thinking.
We Sign Rhymes: " Little Miss Muffet"
This video begins with an instructor explaining how to perform " Little Miss Muffet" using sign language. She then sings and signs the nursery rhyme. ( While this is a young child's song, anyone studying sign language could benefit from this video.) ( 1:53)
Chapter 35 - Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
14:32 Video- Teachers are advised to review content.
Chapter 35: The Tokens. Classic Literature VideoBook with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox. Read by John Greenman.