Essential Science for Teachers: Earth and Space Science
In-depth interviews with children that uncover their ideas about the topic at hand.,This segment shows the student's idea about the motion of wind leveling a mountain range (although the long period of time is not considered).
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Essential Science for Teachers: Physical Science: Session 2. The Particle Nature of Matter: Solids,
In-depth interviews with children that uncover their ideas about the topic at hand.,This segment shows the interviewer trying to probe for whether the student attributes the same macroscopic properties of substances to atoms. He asks if the atoms of aluminum would be bendable and shiny like the foil. The student responds that it's too small to bend and that atoms are colorless but it is not clear that the student knows that the properties of substances and atoms are different without further pro
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Essential Science for Teachers: Physical Science: Session 2. The Particle Nature of Matter: Solids,
In-depth interviews with children that uncover their ideas about the topic at hand.,In this segment the student is using his ideas about the properties of an object or material (piece of aluminum foil) to describe its physical properties (color, size, texture, luster, strength). The second part of the benchmark is addressed.
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Virtue Under Fire: Leadership Attributes Required in 21st Century Combat
The purpose of this study is to examine sources of leader attributes and values of U. S. Army officers and to ascertain which attributes and values commissioned officers find most applicable to modern combat. The study compares the theoretical attributes taught in Army officer education programs with the attributes and values practiced by four commissioned officers in Iraq, Somalia, Rwanda, and Afghanistan. In narrative case study form, it presents a phenomenological exploration of the philosoph
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Film in Composition: Developing Critical Thinking Skills Through the Study of Film in First-Year Com
Film in composition: Developing critical thinking skills through the study of film in first-year composition presents an investigation of the application of film study in college writing instruction. The first two chapters argue for the inclusion of film in the teaching of writing; explore the cultural, social, and political relevance of film for the field of composition; and present a review of the theoretical and pedagogical applications of film study in secondary English and first-year writin
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Improving Student Success in CHEM 120B by Incorporation of Virtual Laboratory Technology and Alignme
An ePortfolio discussing plans for, obstacles in, and the results of a second semester general chemistry laboratory course to incorporate virtual experiments and pre-exam study session activities.
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Science in Focus: Energy
Explore the notion of "conservation of energy" — the idea that energy can neither be created nor destroyed.,An elementary school class looks around their school for items that use energy and then talk about ways they can use less energy.
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Essential Science for Teachers: Earth and Space Science
In-depth interviews with children that uncover their ideas about the topic at hand.,The interviewer probes to find out the student's ideas about the process of how rock was broken down to form sand. The student indicates tides as the factor. The interviewer probes further to ask the student about waves and the student tries to connect the waves to his idea about tides. The interviewer also uses familiar phenomena such as what happens to you when a wave hits you as well as providing water for a s
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HEA395 Community Health #11 Sp14
Community Health with Robin Sinks www.youtube.com/csuDHTV
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other house so I can get in either one of them without going out of doors and I also built me a granrie ten by fifteen with a cellar under the whole of it and I also had twenty acres of braking done that gives me 45 acres in cultivation and fifteen acres of a Pasture: and I have 14 head of cattle and eight head of sheep six head of horses, and I sold two horses this spring for 260 dollars and I sold eight head of cattle last faul at 1.04 dollars and I will have eight head of hogs to sell that w
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Kate I would like to be there and have general chat with you indeed it would be interesting for there has been a good many changes since last we met our friends are scattered only yesterday I heard of the death of our friend George Rogers poor George the sound of armies and the Rolling drums will never arouse him Well Kate I will close for this time write soon and give me all the news Give my Respects to all my friends and don’t forget Kate Direct to Cleveland Tenn Your friend, H
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I do believe that fatigue and exposure this march exceeded any ever before experienced by the Army of the Cumberland A great many of the Soldiers were prostrated with sickness your correspondent unfortunately happening to be one of the number I have not been able to do duty for three weeks but I am better now I shall be able for duty soon the health of the army is in good condition now the boys have recovered from the effects of the last march and are ready for another movement we are enc
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poor people will have to suffer for them that makes well have nothing to spar please let me know how it is with you all in your (tear in letter)xxxxxxxxx from some free states the Blessed Lord is pooring out his rath upon us in these united states for our sins but blessed be his holyname I will trust in him though slay me to doom? shal I go but to him Pray for me & mine my dear sister so fare well pleas forgive me for not riting sooner & not do as I did ancer me speedingly took over my b
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8.2 John Locke on Personal Identity
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8.1 Introduction to Personal Identity
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Krista Tippett, Founder and host of American Public Media's "Speaking of Faith": "Reading from 'Spea
The founder and host of American Public Media's "Speaking of Faith" will read from her book. Leigh Schmidt (Department of Religion), Matt Hedstrom (Center for the Study of Religion), and Judith Weisenfeld (Department of Religion) will be the panel participants. Carolyn Rouse, Department of Anthropology, will serve as moderator. A journalist and former diplomat, Krista Tippett conceived the idea for "Speaking of Faith" while consulting for the ecumenical institute of St. John's Abbey, Collegevil
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High early scores for video game biz
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Klartext 2010-10-29
Vi på Klartext berättade att 50 extra poliser skickas till Malmö. Dessutom berättade vi att olje-olyckan i havet utanför USA kanske hade gott att undvika.
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Open Classroom Series 12-01-10 #3
Open Classroom Series 12-01-10 Policy Advice to the Governor Transportation and Infrastructure Dan Grabauskas
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Penn School of Social Policy & Practice Launches Latino Social Services Initiative
The University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy & Practice is developing its Latino Social Services & Policy Initiative, designed to address issues that impact the Latino community, including education, health care, citizenship and more. As a part of this initiative, the School is hosting numerous events and lectures. In addition, it is introducing new courses, such as Cuba: Education, Culture & Social Services, along with courses on immigration. In this video, Ezekiel Dixon-Román,
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