Function Homework -- Functions in the Real World
This module provides practice problems designed to mimic real life applications of functions.
What is Your Cosmic Connection to the Elements?
This Web site is an on-line version of a poster and educator guide describing the cosmic origin of the chemical elements. The poster illustrates our connection to the chemical elements and their origins. The educator guide describes the different processes responsible for the elements, and gives eight standards-based activities. The Website also includes additional activities and a Powerpoint presentation that summarizes the material.
Normal and Disordered Feedback Mechanisms - Female
Guide questions - How does GnRH regulate the pituitary in females? How does inhibin regulate the pituitary in females? How do estradiol, progesterone and testosterone regulate the hypothalamus in females? How does estradiol regulate the pituitary in the female? What other hormonal, neurogenic and psychogenic factors regulate the hypothalamic-pituitary unit in females? University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Reproductive Physiology Modules: Part 3.2.1.
Idiom and Genre
Writing exercise requiring students to write a paragraph in a specific idiom and genre.
Mendel's Laws of Genetic Inheritance
This interactive activity, adapted from the Dolan DNA Learning Center, uses Punnett squares to illustrate Mendel's laws of inheritance and how a particular gene combination results in a 3-to-1 ratio of dominant-to-recessive traits.
Diversity of leaves
The diversity of land plants can be seen in the diversity of their leaves. Leaves vary by color, vein arrangement, shape, texture, and thickness.
Diversity and adaptations in the Mojave desert
Deserts are characterized by low humidity, little rainfall, extreme temperatures, and a small amount of vegetation. However, deserts are not "dead zones" and host a variety of organisms adapted to these conditions.
Digestive tube of the Artemia naplius
Food is moved through the digestive tube by way of contractions in the muscles of the tube lining. The digestive tube leads to the anus. Food is eaten, then digested in the tube, nutrients are absorbed into the body, and wastes are eliminated at the anus.
Space School - The Moon
Learn more about about Earth's only natural satellite in this five-and-a-half-minute video.
Saturn - Space School
Nine times the size of Earth, Saturn is a truly unique planet. Learn all about it right here at Space School. (06:37)
Lower Intermediate S3 #24 - Getting Affectionate in Latin America
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! You wonder to yourself whether you just heard in Spanish what you think you heard. Your friend just used your nickname but added the Spanish suffix that means “big” to it. Seriously? You thought you were taking care of yourself by going to the gym, but maybe you should diet too. [...]
Modelling Excellence (1/10): What is modelling?
Defining modelling and the value of modelling
Modelling Excellence (3/10): Eliciting values and beliefs
Defining modelling and the value of modelling
Modelling Excellence (4/10): Motivation metaprograms
Motivation metaprograms and their uses
2.2 Chair of Governors
How does the board of governors of a school work? This unit looks at the roles of Chair of Governors, Vice-chair and Clerk to the board and examines how the workload can be shared between the members. The governing body should focus on the quality and delivery of education provided by the school, not on daily management.
Mohsen Agsen - C++ Today and Tomorrow The last time we got the chance to talk to Mohsen Agsen, a Microsoft Technical Fellow who runs the Visual C++ engineering team, he put forward the notion of a renaissance taking place in the native world. Shortly thereafter, we created the catchy C++ Renaissance mantra. (Mohsen is great at building metaphors in real time. See
The last time we got the chance to talk to Mohsen Agsen, a Microsoft Technical Fellow who runs the Visual C++ engineering team, he put forward the notion of a renaissance taking place in the native world. Shortly thereafter, we created the catchy C++ Renaissance mantra. (Mohsen is great at building metaphors in real time. See
World War II: Japan Bombs Pearl Harbor
Japan's Attack At Pearl Harbor - On December 7, 1941, Japanese airplanes strike the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor, bringing the United States into World War II. (01:03)
Instructional Design Programs for Individual with Severe Cognitive Delays
This module seeks to provide teachers with information for instructing individuals with severe needs. Task analysis should be modified based on individual needs.