Lesson #078, Wednesday essere = to be avere = to have Sono felice = I am happy Sono triste = I am sad Sono arrabbiato = I am angry Sono ammalato = I am sick Sono contento = I am content Ho freddo = I am cold (I have cold) Ho caldo = I am hot (I have hot) Ho sonno = I am sleepy (I have sleep) Ho sete = I am thristy (I have thirst) Ho paura = I am afraid (I have fear) Come ti senti? = How do you feel? (informal) Come si sente?
essere = to be
avere = to have
Sono felice = I am happy
Sono triste = I am sad
Sono arrabbiato = I am angry
Sono ammalato = I am sick
Sono contento = I am content
Ho freddo = I am cold (I have cold)
Ho caldo = I am hot (I have hot)
Ho sonno = I am sleepy (I have sleep)
Ho sete = I am thristy (I have thirst)
Ho paura = I am afraid (I have fear)
Come ti senti? = How do you feel? (informal)
Come si sente?
Introduction to Volcanoes
This short video gives basic facts about volcanoes. Key vocabulary words include core, magma, gases, and lava. This is a good resource to help build background knowledge and would work well as an introductory lesson to volcanoes and Earth. (3:25)
Visual Learning Bridge: Unit Fractions and Regions
In this animated video, students will learn that a fraction can name equal parts of a whole shape and they will also learn what the bottom and top number mean. Students will understand the colorful and concrete visuals. This is a great resource to introduce and/or to review basic fractions in the classroom. (3:53)
Anatomy of a Firework (Interactive)
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Pushkar Maitra - 'Intermediated Loans: A New Approach to Microfinance'
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As a military wife, Anne Purcell had already sent her husband off to war once before, in Korea. But less than six months after her husband Ben volunteered for Vietnam, he was reported "missing in action." In this video clip, learn more about what it was like to be an army wife. (3:57)
Atrazine Affects the Water Supply
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Exploring the water mills of the Loxley valley
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How to Teach Division With Whole Numbers
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Poetry in motion pictures - Kevan Manwaring
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The Frogs (Interactive Story/Game)
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That Catholic Show - I Confess
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OECD at 50, Better Policies for Better Lives: Growth, Skills and Jobs [Audio]
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Multiplication With Renaming
Barney--"The Airplane Song"
Students will enjoy this classic Barney song "The Airplane Song". Barney and friends sing and imagine what it is like to fly in an airplane. This is a great resource to use in the early childhood classroom in conjunction with nonfiction texts on transportation. (1:46)
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I learn best when... pt 2
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Scaling relations from scale model experiments on equilibrium accretionary beach profiles
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