Flashes and Floaters
This patient education program explains what floaters (small, moving spots or specks in the field of vision) and flashes (of light) are, their symptoms, causes, and when they may indicate a more serious medical condition. It also covers diagnosis, treatment, and self-care for floaters and flashes. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Varicose Veins - Sclerotherapy (Spanish)
This patient education program explains the benefits and risks of sclerotherapy for varicose veins. It also reviews the anatomy of the cardiovascular system, symptoms, causes, preventive measures, what the procedure involves, and possible complications. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Learn Hebrew Riddles
Ths three minute video uses a narrator and animation to help students learn Hebrew riddles There are English translations and English transliterations. This is a good video for all students not just for the language, but to study the riddle and try to figure out what it means. Critical thinking is needed and could be fun for any class.
Overview of glycolysis
This 13 minute video is about one of the four phases of cellular respiration called glycolysis. Glycolysis is the process in cellular respiration that produces ATP's. For the process glycolysis to produce ATP's however, ATP's must first be available to be used to break up the carbon. The video uses a narrator and a smart board.
How to Pack for a Semester Abroad
Packing for a Semester Abroad - Some great tips on packing for a semester abroad, like packing an extra empty bag for souvenirs, bringing a gift for your host family and taking along a combination lock for when staying at hostels. (01:48)
Learn about Thanksgiving
This 1:21 os a fast paced overview of this holiday, known as US Thanksgiving, and it is celebrated and how it differs from the Canadaian Thanksgiving.
Africa NDVI Average August
Average NDVI in Africa for the month of August, based off data collected over the 1981-2000 time frame.
Le revers de la médaille
Je luistert aandachtig om de specifieke woordenschat te leren kennen. Je geeft goede raad aan een vriendin en je stelt vragen naar aanleiding van het luisterfragment. Je kan eveneens inschatten waarop de spreker gereageerd heeft.
Awesome Algebra Games
You are going to practice multiplication and problem solving skills with some awesome algebra games!
Play these fun games to learn about measuring an comparing. Click and drag on the animals to put them in order. Do biggest to smallest first and then do smallest to biggest.
Mental Status Exam: Normal Exam: Orientation, Memory
Asking questions about month, date, day of week and place tests orientation, which involves not only memory but also attention and language. 3-word recall tests recent memory for which the temporal lobe is important. Remote memory tasks such as naming Presidents, test not only the temporal lobes but also heteromodal association cortices. The first principle of neurologic diagnosis is regional or anatomical localization. In order to become skillful the student must understand how structure relate
An Analysis of Bone/Muscle Movement
By manipulating a simple kinematic model representing the leg and foot, students can get hands on information about the interaction of bones and muscles in humans. Having worked with the model, they then are able to predict and analyze the properties of bone/muscle systems in other vertebrates and understand how these systems have become modified during the course of evolution for a particular life style. By the end of the exercise, students have learned both traditional information (cellular st
Helpful Hints for Field Sketching
This online article, from Biodiversity Counts, offers insight into the task of field sketching. After discussing the difference between seeing and observing, the article offers tips designed to help make students better at observational rendering. The six hints discussed are proportions, perspective, volume, simplifying, practicing a lot, and having fun.
Money talks: July 11th 2011
In this week's programme - Asian consumers and their spending habits, Carrefour's troubles and the crisis on Britain's high streets
Learn Hindi Daily Show – Lessons from 2009 that have not been rated
Today I want to bring to your attention all the lessons from 2009 that have not received a rating. There are only 3!! Please take a moment to listen to...
11.07.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Montag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Bei einer schweren Explosion auf einem Marinestützpunkt im Süden der Mittelmeerinsel Zypern sind nach Rundfunkberichten mindestens acht Menschen ums Leben gekommen. Aus zunächst unbekannten Gründen sollen mehrere Container mit Munition detoniert sein. Augenzeugen berichteten, der Stützpunkt Evangelos Floraki
I doggy do!
July 11 - Owners make honest hounds out of their pets in a marriage ceremony for canine couples in Lima. Kilmeny Duchardt reports.
Improving Countries’ Standards of Living
By the end of this section, you will be able to:
Student Activities for Bach Cantata
A lesson plan aimed at all levels. It presents a number of different activities as starting points for the study of the set work. Teachers may select from the list in any order depending on the level of the class, progress of the students, etc.
A consideration of the causes and effects of inflation