CTPI: Exploring Youth Justice: Progress and Possibilities
Chaired by Professor Murray Rae, Head of the Department of Theology and Religion, this is a panel discussion with Judge Andrew Becroft, Principal Youth Court Judge, Professor Mark Henaghan, Dean of the Faculty of Law, Professor Chris Marshall, Victoria University, Wellington and Dr Shayne Walker, Department of Sociology, Gender and Social Work. One often hears laments about the loss of moral standards and the high rates of criminal offending among youth. In fact, however, rates of youth offendin
Virtual Maths, Cuboid - Excavation quiz1
Interactive simulaton explaining how to calculate cubic capacity of a truck for carrying excavated materials
Task Based Learning: An Approach to Learning Language
This five minute video offers an overview and practice of the Task Based Learning language teaching approach. Useful for teachers. There are very specific examples given, but you may have to watch the video a few times to get all of the concepts.
Short song/cartoon about first ten elements
This the first minute of the "Periodic Table Song" by Peter Weatherall. It's cut off, but still usable. The animation is as simple as it can be. As you can see in the thumbnail, it displays the words of the song as they are sung, and lights up each element as it is mentioned.
The Moon is a Marshmallow! Prove the moon rotates on its Axis
Activity to prove that the Moon does rotate on its axis. (3:24) Justin Higgins
How to Write a Check
Writing a check is a critical skill to finance. This video go through step-by-step describing each part of a check, how to use it, and what it means. The speaker's voice is a little difficult to understand. Run time: 4:07
London Zoo counts its creatures
Jan. 5 - Counting the animals two by two means it's time to take stock at the London Zoo. Kilmeny Duchardt reports.
Watch the development of an unborn baby from the moment of conception to birth and beyond. No Narration. The images are set to music and mark the development of the baby by weeks (6 weeks, 8 weeks, 11 weeks etc.) Run time 04:31.
Measuring success 3 : the economic impact of six major sports events supported by the world class ev The reports findi
This report was published and made available on the Web by UK Sport in 2005. UK Sport commissioned the Sport Industry Research Centre at Sheffield Hallam University to undertake economic impact studies at six major sports events supported by the National Lottery funded World Class Events Programme. At each event the standard UK Sport methodology was used to calculate the additional expenditure in the host economy which was directly attributable to an event being staged.
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Latte art or coffee art
Latte art or coffee art refers to designs created on the tops of espresso based drinks by a barista. These designs are usually created in one of two ways and sometimes using a combination of both. This is a fun video to watch and to encourage students to see art as an extension of life. Three minutes of wonderment.
44 Presidents by Rhythm, Rhyme, Results
This educational rap features presidents from Washington to Obama. May be a suitable way to memorize or remember all forty-four of them. Lyrics by Ben Johnson.
Saturday (Days of the Week Song)
Words to the song are on the screen. Verse and chorus form. (1:57)
Learn HTML - Lesson 1
Learn the basics of html with this simple video.
If you don't want to use notepad, you can use a live editor. This video shows you how to create a header as well as make text of different sizes.
A Bird's Eye View of Campus Construction
July 3, 2014
How to Make a Water Rocket
A step-by-step guide that shows how to make a water rocket. They can be made in about ten minutes, but only under close supervision. A good way to explain action-reaction (03:24).
Observations on Collaborative Design and Multimedia Usage in Virtual Design Studio
The virtual design studio (VDS) points to a new way of practicing and teaching architectural design. As a new phenomenon, little research has been done to evaluate design collaboration and multimedia usage in a distributed workplace like the virtual design studio. Our research provides empirical data on how students actually use multiple media during architectural collaborative design.
All About Wild Boars
Watch this great educational video from explore.org on the Wild Boars of Costa Rica. While they usually avoid humans, if their territory is
encroached upon they may become very aggressive and dangerous. These wild pigs live in the forests of the Osa Peninsula and are also called Peccaries. They have a nasty smell, travel in herds and are known for their unpredictable behavior, so watch out!
Spyhopping is when orcas vertically propel themselves halfway out of the water and stay there for a moment, akin to a human treading water. They do this to sneak a peek at their surroundings above the surface - most commonly for food, but also just to see how close they are to shore. No narration. Run time 0:48.
Traditional Alphabet Song-Running Time 0:35
This is a short educational video singing the traditional ABC song to introduce the alphabet to young learners. Running time is 35 seconds.
Virtual Maths Data Handling - Light Meter tool
Light Meter simulation tool