Beginner - Need a plastic bag

The environmental concerns of using plastic carrier bags has become quite a big issue in the UK (and many parts of the world for that matter) with many supermarkets now rewarding customers for reusing plastic bags and some even charging for them in the fight to cut down on their usage. This hasn't really hit on as much in the Arab world; in this lesson we'll be teaching you how to ask for a bag and discussing the topic furthe
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United States v. Thomas Cooper: A Violation of the Sedition Law
This lesson presents facsimiles of 8 printed and hand-written documents surrounding the case of Thomas Cooper, a lawyer and newspaper editor in Sunbury, Pennsylvania, who was indicted, prosecuted, and convicted of violating the Sedition Act after he published a broadside in 1799 that sharply criticized President John Adams. The case is famous in the annals of the Bill of Rights and the First Amendment. This lesson correlates to the National History Standards and the National Standards for Civics
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U.S. Electoral College Calculator
Try your hand at predicting who will win the next presidential election. You can create your own election results by clicking on a different button in one of three columns, Democrat (D), Republican (R), and Third Party (O).
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Energy transfers and transformations: sparking student interest
This publication about energy transfers and energy transformations features hand-selected online resources for middle school science teachers. An introduction notes the ubiquitous nature of energy movements and conversions.
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Spread of Technology from Ford to Europe in 1920s
Ford was the preeminent manufacturer in the 1920s. However,
the Ford techniques were spread internationally by Ford itself through
subsidiaries and by other companies learning from Ford. This video
shows both processes. Note that the British firm Morris, while
instituting an assembly line, has a hand-driven version and thus paid
its workers on piece rates. Ford had a mechanical line and thus could
regulate the work pace without piece rate incentives.

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Larry Boy and the Angry Eyebrows part 3/4
Video has Larry Boy facing off against eyebrows that are plaguing the town at the hand of arch-nemesis Awful Alvin. Beneath the fun, the program contains a lesson on dealing with anger. (5:20)
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How to Do a Push Up
Mike Rankin goes through the important points of doing a correct push-up. Shows form, but needs a shot from the side to show proper way to keep back straight. A good introduction concerning hand and elbow placement.
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1942 Battle of Midway (Part 2/6)
The Battle of Midway was a major naval battle widely regarded as the most important of the Pacific Campaign of World War II.[4][5][6] It took place between 4 and 7 June 1942, approximately one month after the Battle of the Coral Sea and six months after Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor. The United States Navy decisively defeated an Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN) attack against Midway Atoll, inflicting irreparable damage on the Japanese navy and seizing the strategic initiative.[7] The Japanese opera
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Battle of Midway BBC Series Part 3 of 6
BBC Video. The Battle of Midway was a major naval battle widely regarded as the most important of the Pacific Campaign of World War II. It took place between 4 and 7 June 1942, approximately one month after the Battle of the Coral Sea and six months after Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor. The United States Navy decisively defeated an Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN) attack against Midway Atoll, inflicting irreparable damage on the Japanese navy and seizing the strategic initiative. The Japanese operat
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1942 Battle of Midway (Part 4/6)
BBC Video. The Battle of Midway was a major naval battle widely regarded as the most important of the Pacific Campaign of World War II. It took place between 4 and 7 June 1942, approximately one month after the Battle of the Coral Sea and six months after Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor. The United States Navy decisively defeated an Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN) attack against Midway Atoll, inflicting irreparable damage on the Japanese navy and seizing the strategic initiative. The Japanese operat
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Battle of Midway BBC Series Part 5 of 6
BBC Video. The Battle of Midway was a major naval battle widely regarded as the most important of the Pacific Campaign of World War II. It took place between 4 and 7 June 1942, approximately one month after the Battle of the Coral Sea and six months after Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor. The United States Navy decisively defeated an Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN) attack against Midway Atoll, inflicting irreparable damage on the Japanese navy and seizing the strategic initiative. The Japanese operat
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Rachmaninov - Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor
 Rachmaninov composed it following a period of deep depression during which he questioned whether he could ever compose again.  Response to his First Symphony - after it was initially performed in St. Petersburg - was extremely negative, sending Sergei Vasilievich into a tailspin.

A brilliant pianist with a famously wide hand span, he began to think performing in concert (or conducting) might be a better career path for him.  Deeply unsettled, he began drinking too much alcohol.

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Bridge to Terabithia Slideshow.
This video was made as a project for a Children's Literature course in an Bachelors in Education program.  The books, Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson is summarized.using voiceover excerpts from
the novel. The clips are borrowed from the movie Bridge to Terabithia. Music playing in the video is "Your hand in Mine" by Explosions in the Sky.


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1-5 Republic
The Examined Life- Intro to Philosophy - Lectures - 1-5 Republic - Lehigh University > Public Courses > The Examined Life- Intro to Philosophy > Lectures > 1-5 Republic
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How to Make Bird Feeders From Plastic Bottles
A craftsman demonstrates how to make a bird feeder.  The craftsman shows how it can be made from plastic bottles by drilling holes in the bottle, adhering a flattened bottle to the bottom and threading a
wire through the top to hand it.  This is a good way to show how bottles can be recycled into other useful things.

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Miss Chidgey and Miss Needle Do Phonics
You've never heard (or seen) the alphabet sounds recited quite like this. This is an engaging way for young learners to learn the beginning sounds of the alphabet. Watch teaching assistants Miss Chidgey and Miss Needle recreate the 26 alphabet hand actions as they say the beginning sounds.
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Between the Lions: Gawain's Word - jig

Sir “j” and Sir “ig” bring an Irish flavor to Blending Fields, as they charge together at high speed to make a word “jig”.  Host Gawain is on hand to bring you all the action.  Video is average quality, it is short, but shows how sounds are put together to make words.  This video would be good for preschool/kindergarten children.

 
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Lightweight Isotruss Bike Using Carbon Fibers
Engineers used elements of architecture and geometry to create a strong but lightweight triangle-based isotruss bicycle frame. The isotruss is first wound with carbon fiber using a sheet that holds the tension constant. The engineers then hand-wind Kevlar strands over the isotruss. Students might be suprised that geometry is being used in making bike frames. It is also a good introduction into the triangle and its strengths.
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The skyscrapers of New York
This melodrama was filmed during the actual construction of a skyscraper in New York City, and includes several scenes of real work crews:. The story involves a construction foreman who fires one of his crew for fighting, which leads the disgruntled employee to steal. He causes the blame to be put on the foreman, who is finally exonerated when the thief is exposed. All of this conflict is woven in and around the actual construction of the building as the work is in progress. There is even one sc
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