Part 10 Where The Wild Things Are Lesson
Authors at Google presents Austin Kleon: Steal like an Artist
Austin describes himself as a writer who draws. After seeing Austin's found poetry collection Newspaper Blackout, Broome Community College invited him to deliver their commencement address. Austin shared the ten things he wished someone had told him when he was graduating, most notably, "Steal like an artist." Once Austin posted the talk on his website, it instantly went viral. To date, the original post has been read by 1.5 million people. He has shared his ideas with audiences at TEDx, SXSW
SMU Celebrates Founders Day 2012
SMU's Founders Day Weekend mixed family fun with tributes to SMU's founding, faculty presentations and the announcement of plans for the future, including a range of new initiatives to build and renovate campus facilities.
david theo goldberg
David Theo Goldberg is Director of the University of California's Humanities Research Institute and Executive Director of the Digital Media and Learning Research Hub, sponsored by the MacArthur Foundation and based at UC Irvine, where he is also Professor of Comparative Literature, Criminology, Law and Society, and Anthropology. He is most recently author, with Cathy N. Davidson, of The Future of Thinking: Learning Institutions in a Digital Age. The Public Intellectuals Project is funded by th
Energy Flow (Interactive)
Through the process of photosynthesis, plants harness the sun's energy and in so doing make many forms of life -- including human life -- possible. What path does this energy follow, and how is it transferred from one type of organism to another? In this feature, adapted from Interactive NOVA: "Earth," learn why 400 pounds of corn can't be converted into a 400-pound cow.
Poet Laureate Phillip Levine
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Duke University Student Chat Arts and Humanities
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Generating Electrical Voltage
In this interactive resource adapted from the Wisconsin Online Resource Center, learn how a generator converts mechanical energy into electrical energy. Investigate the principle of magnetic induction by moving a conductor through a magnetic field to see how voltage is generated. Explore factors that influence the amount of voltage generated, such as the angle, speed, and length of the conductor and the strength of the magnetic field. In addition, learn the left-hand rule that describes the rela
We See Colors Everywhere-Part 2 (Brown, Orange, Pink, White, Black)
In this animated video, students will be introduced to several colors including brown, orange, pink, white, and black. Each color is displayed on screen with its corresponding word. Then students are asked to name each color. This is a great resource for the early childhood classroom. (2:47)
We See Colors Everywhere-Part 1 (Purple, Blue, Green, Yellow, Red)
In this animated video students will be introduced to several colors including purple, blue, green, yellow, and red. Each color is displayed on the screen along with the corresponding word. Then students are asked to name each color. This is a great resource for the early childhood classroom. (2:38)
Number Eating Alligator Song (Greater Than and Less Than)
This cute animated video sings about the number eating alligator. The alligator compares the two numbers and decides he wants to chomp the biggest number. This is a great resource to introduce the greater than and less than symbols to the elementary classroom. (1:00)
Lincon's Letter to His Son's Teacher
This selection features a slide show set to music. The slide show shows the words of the inspirational lettwe Abraham Lincoln wrote to his son's teacher. These words of wisdom could serve as motivation for both teachers and older srtudents. ( 3:19)
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Johns Hopkins Story Swap - Mickey Mouse on Gilman
Howard Zipser '62 -- with fraternity brothers, Judah Sommer '66 and David Wirtz '69 -- remembers looking up to see the face of Mickey Mouse painted on the face of the Gilman Hall clock.
Energy in a Roller Coaster Ride
This interactive roller coaster ride produced for Teachers' Domain illustrates the relationship between potential and kinetic energy. As the coaster cars go up and down the hills and around the loop of the track, a pie chart shows how energy is transformed back and forth between gravitational potential energy and kinetic energy.
30.04.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Montag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Angesichts der Haftbedingungen für die ukrainische Ex-Regierungschefin Julia Timoschenko erhöhen deutsche Politiker weiter den Druck auf die Führung in Kiew. Als erstes Kabinettsmitglied sprach sich Bundesumweltminister Norbert Röttgen gegen Politiker-Besuche bei der Fußball-Europameisterschaft in der Ukraine aus. Es müsse verhindert werden, das
Digital Photography in Biology Lab Teaching
This workshop is designed for biology lab teachers who are not yet using digital photography. My focus will be on the simplest equipment that will do the job, not on the best or latest equipment. I will cover the basics of color and gray scale digital photography, biometry, closeups, and photomicrographs with or without a trinocular head on the microscope. We will make a little time-lapse movie with a still camera. Computers will be garden variety PC's or Macs. For software I will use mainly the
ISS Update: Wearable Technology
NASA Public Affairs Officer Lynnette Madison talks with Human Interface Engineer Cory Simon about wearable technology containing sensors, displays and controls to assist future astronauts and augment their capability to perform more elaborate and complex tasks. Questions? Ask us on Twitter @NASA_Johnson and include the hashtag #askStation. For the latest news about the space station, visit http://www.nasa.gov/station.
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Find the Turtle (Interactive)
Test your knowledge of turtle characteristics with this online interactive game.