How to Teach Handwriting
How to Teach Handwriting. Part of the series: Writing Tips & Teaching Strategies. Handwriting requires fine motor skills, and should be taught to kids between the ages of three and a half and five. Prepare children for handwriting with other fine motor skills by following these tips. (3:02)
Answer: Why research graphene?
2010 Nobel Laureates in Physics, answer the question, why research graphene?
Engineering the Tools of Scientific Discovery, Part 4 of 6
Part four of the six part NAE Seattle Grand Challenges series dives deeper into eScience and technologies for the 21st century, with an introduction by Ed Lazowska, Director of the UW eScience Institute. Keynote speaker Larry Smarr, the founding director of the California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology at UCSD, addresses high performance cyberinfrastructure discovery tools for data intensive research. Following up with information on both data integration issues and
How To Write in Cursive
This video goes throught the basics of writing from holding the pencil to its angle and paper position. Typically taught during the elementary school years, cursive writing builds on the letter formation of block letters or printing.
001 - 006 Vestibulum Januae Linguarum 1717
This 1717 edition of Comenius' Vestibulum has been augmented by other authors - as a text it sits comfortably half way between the Orbis Pictus and the Janua Linguarum. It is much longer than Comenius' original Vestibulum. To use this text effectively as a revision tool, you should have studied the Orbis Sensualium Pictus, and learned the vocabulary contained there. There is a whole series of Latin educational texts from this time period that make use of Comenius as a foundation, providing the
Holocaust Survivor Testimonies: The Interwar Period in Mir
Holocaust survivors from Mir, Belarus talk about the daily life of the Jews in Mir before the Holocaust. The video is part of the exhibition "The Story of the Jewish Community in Mir" on the Yad Vashem website. This exhibition was prepared with the support of The Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany Click here to enter the exhibition: http://bit.ly/hKeW1u
The Presidents Song!
A song to remember the names of all the Presidents of the U.S, set to the tune of Yankee Doodle.
Religious Freedom and National Security Policy: Keynote Address
Through the Luce/SFS Program on Religion and International Affairs, Georgetown's Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs held a symposium on October 28, 2010 on religious freedom and US national security policy. Questions addressed include: Why should national security specialists be concerned about religious freedom? Under what conditions might greater US support for religious liberty abroad help to reduce political instability, religious radicalism and terrorist violence?
Evolution in Action
10 salamanders look completely different though they are the same species. Leaning to the argument of evolution.
Summary of the Shakespearean Play 'Othello'
This video gives a synopsis, analysis, and discussion of major characters and themes in the play Othello. This video can be used as a great review and discussion started for a high school English class. This is a very helpful video.
Netanyahu asks US to free spy
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is appealing to U.S. President Barack Obama to grant clemency to imprisoned spy Jonathan Pollard, who has spent 25 years behind bars. Jon Decker reports.
3D cut and paste
New software lets you manipulate a 3D image
Dog with biggest vocab
Meet the dog with the vocabulary of a three year-old. To find out more about these experiments, read the full news article here: http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg20827921.900
Nasal vaccine against whooping cough
Despite large coverage with efficacious vaccines, whooping cough is still a major cause of global childhood morbidity and mortality. In an effort to solve this problem, the Child-Innovac programme has developed a new vaccine designed to be given as a single dose at birth in order to protect young children, under 6 months of age, which is the most vulnerable age group and not sufficiently protected by the current vaccines. The new vaccine is based on a novel concept of nasal administration of the
Learning the Hindi Letters – Lesson 11–Consonants च and छ
This is a continuation of the series covering the very basics of Hindi. At the bottom of this lesson are links to the previous lessons. If you are already studying [...]
Tower Views: Sammy Spann
Larry Burns speaks with Director of Academic Engagement: Sammy Spann
Dance Program at Missouri State University
The Missouri State University Department of Theatre & Dance offers high-quality pre-professional dance training in a liberal arts setting. Courses include all levels of ballet, modern, jazz and tap technique; dance composition; dance history; pedagogy; and performance. For more information, visit our website at http://theatreanddance.missouristate.edu/dance.asp
Survival Phrases #27 - Spanish for Taking a Taxi
Learn Spanish travel phrases with SpanishPod101.com! A little Spanish can go such a long way! Whether you’re traveling, visiting, or sightseeing, SpanishPod101.com has all the essential travel phrases just for you! Today we cover a high frequency Spanish phrase sure to be of use on your trip, travels or vacation to Spain. Today, you’ll be learning [...]
Teacher Moderation Guided Reading/Guided Writing Pt2 of 2
Teacher-Created Video- During small-group guided lessons, students practice skills previously taught during read-aloud and shared reading sessions. (5:38)