Caminando Entre Dinosaurios - La Era de los Titanes (parte 2)
Hace 152 millones de años, Jurásico superior, Colorado, Estados Unidos. Los continentes comienzan a separarse, el mar gana terreno y el clima se torna más húmedo. Los desiertos gigantescos del Triásico han dejado paso enormes bosques de coníferas y praderas de helechos, dominadas por toda una variedad de dinosaurios. (9:39)
Caminando Entre Dinosaurios - La Era de los Titanes (parte 3)
Hace 152 millones de años, Jurásico superior, Colorado, Estados Unidos. Los continentes comienzan a separarse, el mar gana terreno y el clima se torna más húmedo. Los desiertos gigantescos del Triásico han dejado paso enormes bosques de coníferas y praderas de helechos, dominadas por toda una variedad de dinosaurios. (9:32)
Grammar Vids for Kids: Sentence Fragments
What is a sentence fragment? Einstein explains the difference between an incomplete and a complete sentence. Some of the key vocabulary words include subject, verb, predicate, subordinate conjunctions, and dependent clause. This is a great resource to introduce and/or review sentence fragments in the upper elementary classroom. (3:07)
New Ways to Catch Rays (Interactive)
In this interactive activity adapted from NOVA Online, learn about eight of the latest solar technologies: thermal trough, mirrored dish, power tower, thin film, concentrated sunlight, solar paint, evacuated-tube collectors, and sun-grown biofuel. In the face of global climate change, scientists and engineers are actively developing new ways to harness the free and renewable energy of the Sun as an alternative to fossil fuels. Look at photos, an illustration, and text to investigate ho
Off the Grid: Wind Power (Interactive)
Imagine that in order to play computer games, listen to music, or talk on the phone, you first had to find a way to generate the electricity to power your electronic devices. Most people in the United States access electricity simply by plugging into a wall outlet or flipping a switch. Their homes are connected to power plants through the electrical grid, an extensive network of cables and wires that carry electrical current. However, whether by choice or by circumstance, some people are detache
Presentazione TILT Database
By: sfwebm Breve presentazione del TILT trip-database ad uso di WEBM.org http://tilt.tripdatabase.com/
When Lightning Strikes | University of St. Thomas
University of St. Thomas students and faculty built a solar-powered lighting system in Kitembe, Uganda in 2011. That system is still paying dividends for the village.
Panel Discussion at the LSI
A discussion group dealing with sustainability issues at the launch event of the Leeds sustainability Institute in April 2012. For more details please visit http://www.leedsmet.ac.uk/research/leeds-sustainability-institute.htm
First Lady Betty Ford Delivers President Ford's Concession
In November 1976, President Gerald Ford was defeated in his re-election campaign by challenger Jimmy Carter. Because Ford was hoarse from campaigning, First Lady Betty Ford speaks on his behalf, informing the nation that the president officially conceded and offered his congratulations to the new president-elect. (1:04)
Watergate Brings Down Nixon
A seemingly random robbery at a Washington, D.C. building leads to the first presidential resignation in American history. In this video clip, learn more about President Nixon and the Watergate scandal that not only ruined his image but also the image of the Republican Party. (2:33)
A Tour of the Polish Salt Mines
Over the course of 700 years, the salt mines of Poland have become home to numerous unique statues, artifacts, and works of art. This video provides historical information and shows photos of this fascinating site. ( 7:10)
Picasso-Inspired Soft Sculpture - Lesson Plan
Adapt Picasso-style cubist image into a three-dimensional soft sculpture. This project combines printmaking, drawing, acrylic painting, sculpture and textiles. The 4:48 video shows how do make the piece and is fairly easy to follow.
Rock Cycle Animation (Interactive)
The rock cycle has no beginning and no end. Rather, it is an ongoing cycle in which rock — driven by tectonic processes such as volcanoes and earthquakes, the surface processes of weathering and erosion, and compaction — is created and destroyed. In this visualization and collection of animations from McDougal Littell/TERC, follow rock from its origins as magma through other stages of the cycle.
Import PDF into flipchart
How to add a page jump
This video shows you how to lead your students to the page that you want them to open in your lesson.
AICGS At Issue Interview: Dr. Wolfgang Gerhardt
AICGS Senior Fellow Alexander Privitera sat down with Dr. Wolfgang Gerhardt, member of the German Bundestag and Free Democratic Party (FDP), to discuss the current political landscape in Germany and the rest of the euro zone and what it could mean for the future of the common currency.
Williamsburg's Indian School
The Indian School at the College of William and Mary was conceived for the religious conversion of Indians. Professor Jim Axtell shares the storied building's history.
How DNA Works – The Way DNA Duplicates Itself
DNA replication is a fundamental process occurring in all living
organisms that copies their DNA. This process is “semiconservative” in
that each strand of the original double-stranded DNA molecule serves as
template for the reproduction of the complementary strand. Watch this
educational video on the process in which DNA duplicates itself.
21.05.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Montag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Auf ihrem Gipfeltreffen in Chicago hat die NATO ihren Raketenabwehrschirm auf den Weg gebracht. Die Staats- und Regierungschefs der 28 Mitgliedsstaaten beschlossen die erste Phase des europäischen Projekts. Zugleich lud die NATO Russland erneut zur Mitarbeit ein. Die Regierung in Moskau sieht ihre nationalen Sicherheitsinteressen durch das Raketenabwehrsys