The Arts in Every Classroom: Collaborating With a Cultural Resource
A fourth–grade teacher and a museum educator in New Orleans collaborate to develop a unit of study with ties to language arts, social studies, and visual art. Students explore the work of a well–known artist, visit an exhibition of his work, meet for a drawing lesson alongside the Mississippi River, and create poems and pictures that they proudly display to their parents.
Virtual Maths - Numbers, 2D Triangle simulation tool
Diagram and formulas for are and volume of 2D shapes
7.A12 Freshman Seminar: Structural Basis of Genetic Material: Nucleic Acids (MIT)
Since the discovery of the structure of the DNA double helix in 1953 by Watson and Crick, the information on detailed molecular structures of DNA and RNA, namely, the foundation of genetic material, has expanded rapidly. This discovery is the beginning of the "Big Bang" of molecular biology and biotechnology. In this seminar, students discuss, from a historical perspective and current developments, the importance of pursuing the detailed structural basis of genetic materials.
Virtual Maths, Shapes Space and Measure, Calc Height of Building, Angle Tool
Interactive simulation demonstrating how to calculate the height of a building
The Seven Rules of Comma Usage
This slide show lists seven basic rules for comma usage. No examples and the font is a bit difficult to read. (1:13)
David Rohde and Kristen Mulvihill
He was held captive by the Taliban for seven months. Now David Rohde is writing about it from a unique perspective. Rohde and his wife, Kristen Mulvihill, have co-authored "A Rope and a Prayer," a memoir of David's captivity told through both of their eyes. While David exposes the thriving terrorist mini-state that the Taliban has established inside Pakistan, Kristen shares her experience in New York working to ensure her husband's safe return.
3.2 Health and the middle class
This unit considers two ideas: that health is an ever-present factor in our lives, and that health is something difficult to define. But how can we say that health is everywhere if it is so mysterious? How do we recognise health if it so difficult to define? There are no easy answers to these questions! In this unit we explore this paradox, not just because it is a fascinating dilemma but because understanding health in all its multifaceted complexity is a prerequisite to working for health in i
O desenho anal?gico e o desenho digital: a representa??o do projeto arquitet?nico influenciado pelo
The use of specific computer softwares for architecture design have been analyzed and allowed researchers in this matter to consider a change in architectural creation method realizing new possibilities in the way they project. Based on our experience as architectural project teacher we can observe that more and more students project and present projects with their drawings produced by computer. This tools changing envolves other changings in the project manners as we can notice in some architec
The Studies Weekly Flip Book Tutorial 2012 Commencement Ceremony 1 Andy Weir: "The Martian" | Talks at Google Human Physiology: How Does Food Get Broken Down in the Stomach? Biology of Sex and Gender UW Gymnastics Rewind: 03/11/2011 The Five-Paragraph Essay Format Professor Germaine Greer - An Insight - Full Interview UVIC 2013: Endowment Panel moderated by Larry Kochard Macedonia Virtual Maths - 3D shapes, area of cylinder How to Write a Mission Statement
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College of Extended and International Education College of Natural and Behavioral Sciences Dr. Robert K. Ross M.D. Keynote Speaker
Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first men to walk on the surface of Mars. Now, he may be the first man to die there. You can find the book on Google Books: http://goo.gl/fKpFjU Andy Weir's brilliant debut novel The Martian ( is a gripping story of survival against all odds...set in space. Wise cracking astronaut Watney is a member of Ares 3, the third manned mission to Mars, scheduled for a two month assignment. After an epic dust storm threatens the crew's ascent they are
This video describes how food is broken down in the mouth and esophagus before reaching the stomach, at which point proteins are broken down in pepsin. (1:31)
Several genes help determine what makes a human embryo develop female or male sexual anatomies. This session examines recent findings which have challenged previous beliefs about the roles of anatomy, environment, and genetics in the determination of gender, and the evolution of sexual determination.
Highlights from the UW Women's Gymnastic Meet on 03/11/2011.
This live action video outlines the basic organization of a standard five-paragraph essay. The teacher stands at the white board and lectures. It emphasizes the significance of a including a strong thesis statement in the essay’s introduction. Topics to be addressed are in the body of the essay. Finally, the importance of writing a memorable conclusion is stressed. (3:13)
Warning: Explicit Content Professor Germaine Greer delivered the 2010 Winifred Mercier public lecture at Leeds Met on Tuesday March 23. Born in Melbourne and educated in Australia and at Cambridge University, Professor Greer's first book, The Female Eunuch (1969), took the world by storm and remains one of the most influential texts of the feminist movement. She has had a distinguished academic career in Britain and the USA and makes regular appearances in print and other media as a broadcast
Larry Kochard discusses the status of the Endowment Model, Inefficiencies in markets, partnering, valuation, diversification, public equities and long term focus with Ellen Shuman, Don Lindsey and Scott Malpass.
'For a brief period, after the conquests of Alexander the Great, it became the most powerful state in the world' (Macedonia, Wikipedia, 2009). This history channel documentary is suitable for older middle and high school students. (WARNING: There may be scenes of war.)
Interactive simulation demonstrating the formula and calculation of the area of a cylinder
A mission statement should be written to express everything about an
organization in a short, succinct and attention-grabbing slogan and this 1:37 minute video does that in general terms. A good introduction into what a mission statement is and does.
2012 Commencement Ceremony 1
Andy Weir: "The Martian" | Talks at Google
Human Physiology: How Does Food Get Broken Down in the Stomach?
Biology of Sex and Gender
UW Gymnastics Rewind: 03/11/2011
The Five-Paragraph Essay Format
Professor Germaine Greer - An Insight - Full Interview
UVIC 2013: Endowment Panel moderated by Larry Kochard
Virtual Maths - 3D shapes, area of cylinder
How to Write a Mission Statement