I'm Talkin' About the Weekend! (kids' calendar song)
"The weekend" is one of those concepts that is often referred to by elementary teachers to their class, but I know it's a bit harder for the kids to grasp it...
Four Peaks: Hacking Edu
This May, Four Peaks powered by the MCDM, calls on us all to boldly re-imagine higher education, moving away from an industrialized, hierarchical model to a more nimble, collaborative one. How do we need to learn? What are we willing to pay for? What are the essential skills of a 21st century workforce? What are emerging trends are already disrupting the traditional model of lecture-based, degree programs? Watch the discussion that was taped live from HuskyFest at the University of Washingt
Los misterios de la Luna (The History Channel) - parte 1 de 3
Durante miles de años, la humanidad ha encontrado consuelo con su presencia. Ha sido un faro para los viajeros nocturnos, un reloj para los agricultores y una guía para los marineros en el mar. Para algunas culturas, ha sido incluso un dios. Es el único cuerpo cósmico que ha sido visitado por seres humanos. A distancia, la luminosidad de la Luna nos ha fascinado desde el principio de los tiempos. Además, un examen más cercano a este faro en la oscuridad
Control of Surface Exudation by Slugs
This experiment is meant to study water regulation in mollusks by observing the reaction of slugs, which are closely related to mollusks, to excess water.
TCIDS TTC Elizabethton LPN Graduate Interview 21W.785 Communicating in Cyberspace (MIT) Talking Point - Our waterways under threat? The Two Sounds Made by g The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Disaster The Voyage of Zheng He I Hitler's Plans for the Battle Of The Bulge in 1944 ISS Update: Reduced Gravity Education VIGÉE-LEBRUN: Marie-Antoinette and her Children - ArtSleuth - S01 E04 Riot police disperse protesters in Madrid A Working Class Renaissance? SMU's Jodi Cooley discusses the XIA Alpha Particle Counter and SuperCDMS ISS Update - April 2, 2012 The Germans Last Efforts In Italy ESL Rap Song - Do You Like It? CK-12 Earth Science Honors For Middle School
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This class covers the analysis, design, implementation and testing of various forms of digital communication based on group collaboration. Students are encouraged to think about the Web and other new digital interactive media not just in terms of technology but also broader issues such as language (verbal and visual), design, information architecture, communication and community. Students work in small groups on a semester-long project of their choice.
Plans for coal seam gas mining across Australia are expanding rapidly, yet there are no national regulations in place and a lack of information as to the possible environmental impacts. Dr Stuart Khan, from UNSW's Water Research Centre, outlines the processes involved in coal seam gas mining and the subsequent implications for our groundwater. He also discusses ways that urban water supplies can be more sustainably managed through water recycling. UNSW Water Research Centre: http://www.civen
This video segment from Between the Lions is a mixed-media song performed by Fonix about the two sounds made by the letter "g." Words that feature the letter "g" and appear on screen are: gypsy, guppy, goat, galaxy, gentle giant, goo, giraffe, glue, Gina, George, Gene, Gail, Goldie, gossip, strange, gaga, garbage, luggage, grunge, grange, gadget, and gigantic. The "g" is highlighted in a different color. The song also explains the "g" sound when "g" precedes the letters e, i, and y. Th
This video segment from the documentary The Jewish Americans outlines the story of the Triangle Shirtwaist Company fire in New York City. The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory was owned by Max Blank and Isaac Harris, ambitious Russian Jewish immigrants. Their company employed Jewish immigrants who worked in sweatshop conditions. On March 25, 1911, a fire started on the eighth floor. The exits were locked, and fire truck ladders only reached to the sixth floor, so there was
In 2002, retired submarine commander Gavin Menzies presented a lecture in which he claimed a Chinese fleet under Admiral Zheng He began a series of voyages in 1421 that would ultimately discover the North American continent. Menzies’s theory threatened the previously held belief that Columbus was the first explorer to travel to North America in 1492. Menzies believed European explorers like Columbus had maps prior to their expeditions. He concluded that only China had the resources to crea
In this video clip, from Indigo Film, learn of Adolf Hitler's last attempt to counter attack the Allies at The Battle of The Bulge. This battle was a major German offensive that occurred in the Ardennes Mountains region. Through the treacherous conditions, the German’s began losing the will to fight and eventually the Allies rose to the victory. (6:58)
NASA Public Affairs Officer Dan Huot interviews Veronica Seyl, Acting Manager for Reduced Gravity Education. NASA works with students and educators to design experiments for flight testing aboard the microgravity aircraft. 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.
Marie-Antoinette loves her children, but why isn't that enough to save her? More on http://www.artsleuth.net Photographic credits Vue du Salon du Louvre en 1785 (74-003158), Versailles © RMN (Château de Versailles) / Droits réservés Marie-Antoinette, reine de France en grand habit de cour, 1775 -Gautier d'Agoty Jean-Baptiste-André (1740-1786) © RMN (Château de Versailles) / Gérard Blot Marie-Antoinette, 1788 - Wertmuller Adolf Ulrik (1751-1811), Versailles © RMN (Château de Versailles
March 22 - Riot police descend on Madrid square after tens of thousands from all over Spain converged on the capital Madrid to protest economic austerity measures they say hurt the poor. Mana Rabiee reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, fin
Bill Moyers sits down with United Steelworkers' International President leo Gerard to discuss seeking economic justice for workers in the middle of an economic crisis and how he sees the future of American manufacturing. Gerard shares his thoughts on how unions will fare under the Obama administration, what kind of stimulus might be needed and what the future of American industry might look like. And, get an update on the SEATTlE TIMES reporters who uncovered how members of Congress had awarde
The XIA Alpha Particle Counter sounds like it belongs in a science fiction movie. In reality it's housed in a clean room operated by SMU's Department of Physics, where SMU physicist Jodi Cooley and her students rely on it as part of their search for dark matter. Cooley is a member of the global scientific consortium called SuperCryogenic Dark Matter Search (SuperCDMS). SuperCDMS is searching for elusive dark matter — the "glue" that represents 90 percent of the matter in our universe but whic
The International Space Station video update for April 2, 2012.
In this video clip, from Indigo Film, learn how the Nazi German troops had tried to restore Benito Mussolini as the Dictator of Italy after his downfall after the Allied invasion of Sicily. (4:08)
This is a good song to use while teaching common vocabulary words. "I like ___________" is repeated several times with various words. Pictures are provided for each example. Some of the words include: mom, dad, dog, cat, banannas, oranges, zoo, sharks, snakes, grape juice, grape fruit, music, baseball, cooking, soccer, ice cream, sun, rain, butterflies, bees, birds, and fish. (05:21)
This is a free textbook that is offered by Amazon for reading on a Kindle. Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a Kindle device—with the free Kindle app for smartphones and tablets. Download the app for your device and start reading for free.'CK-12 Earth Science covers the study of Earth - its minerals and energy resources, processes inside and on its surface, its past, water, weather and climate, the environment and human actions, and astronomy.;
21W.785 Communicating in Cyberspace (MIT)
Talking Point - Our waterways under threat?
The Two Sounds Made by g
The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Disaster
The Voyage of Zheng He I
Hitler's Plans for the Battle Of The Bulge in 1944
ISS Update: Reduced Gravity Education
VIGÉE-LEBRUN: Marie-Antoinette and her Children - ArtSleuth - S01 E04
Riot police disperse protesters in Madrid
A Working Class Renaissance?
SMU's Jodi Cooley discusses the XIA Alpha Particle Counter and SuperCDMS
ISS Update - April 2, 2012
The Germans Last Efforts In Italy
ESL Rap Song - Do You Like It?
CK-12 Earth Science Honors For Middle School