Picture Writing: Using Student Art to Motivate Early Writing
By writing a short sentence about a painting, students develop their understanding of the relationship between spoken sounds and written letters. This kindergarten teacher works with a student to discuss her art work and create a sentence. They discuss spacing, syllables, capitalization, and punctuation. This is a great resource to help expand and to enhance writing instruction in the early childhood classroom. (1:54)
Academic research on student engagement - lost formulae to inspiring students
This paper shows academic tutors take on a multitude of roles in their current positions at university and while teaching is expected, from most, it is often assumed that the tutor will apply appropriate pedagogical tools to convey knowledge to the students. This view is now being challenged as many students are being actively encouraged to voice their views of the teaching and learning experience this paper shows
Undertaking HRD research in HE
This presentation explores the challenges encountered in researching the impact of enterprise modules in HE on students own perceptions of self efficacy and motivation to particular career intentions
Meghan Palmer - Driven to Discover Video Contest
3rd Place Dress-up today, reality tommorrow. What superhero will the University of Minnesota make of you? This video is part of the Driven to Discover video contest where students were asked to explain what they were driven to discover at the University of Minnesota.
Web Literacy -- Effective Search Techniques, Lesson 1, Topic 1 Introduction
This is a two-minute introductory video to a series of video about effective searching on the Internet.
Multiplying Algebraic Equations
An algebraic equation is solved step-by-step on an interactive board in this video. The following steps appear in print and are explained. Step 1: Factor any polynomial that is not a monomial. Step 2: Use cancellation to divide the numerator and denominator by each common factor. Step 3: Multiply the resulting numerators and the resulting denominators to write the product in lowest terms. ( 2:20)
Enfermedades Infecciosas (2011)
Esta asignatura pretende que el alumno adquiera los conocimientos y habilidades suficientes para la orientación diagnóstica y terapéutica de las distintas enfermedades infecciosas. Debe conocer los estudios-exploraciones complementarias necesarios a realizar en cada caso, para confirmar o descartar su sospecha clínica, y ser capaz de orientar adecuadamente una profilaxis y/o un tratamiento anti-infeccioso.
Métodos y técnicas de investigación (2011)
La asignatura tiene como objetivo iniciar al alumno/a en la metodología y las técnicas de la investigación social. Se trata de una asignatura con un importante contenido práctico y que está especialmente orientada al análisis de los fenómenos laborales.
MSUToday: Students of the World (Complete show)
As a student at Michigan State University, the world can be the best classroom. From the plains of Kenya to the jungles of Nepal, Spartan women and men are learning more than they ever dreamed. As seen on the Big Ten Network at 9:30 p.m. EST Monday, Jan. 23. More at http://www.msutoday.msu.edu.
The Land Where The Blues Began
The Land Where the Blues Began is one of five films made from footage that Alan Lomax shot between 1978 and 1985 for the PBS American Patchwork series (1991). A self-described "song-hunter," Alan Lomax traveled the Mississippi Delta in the 1930s and 40s, at first with his father John Lomax, later in the company sometimes of black folklorists like John W. Work III, armed with primitive recording equipment and a keen love of the Delta's music heritage. Crisscrossing the towns and hamlets, joo
Jon J Muth: 2011 National Book Festival
Poster artist Jon J Muth appears at the 2011 National Book Festival. Speaker Biography: Artist Jon J Muth is the creator of this year's art for the National Book Festival poster. He studied stone sculpture and calligraphy in Japan, and the Japanese influence is readily apparent in his "Zen" series of illustrated books. The first in the series, "Zen Shorts," won the prestigious Caldecott award for its extraordinary watercolor illustrations. The books feature a wise panda named Stillwater who tea
Leer Beter Dink Module 1
Erenst van Niekerk
Dit is belangrik dat ons almal kan praat, lees, skryf en somme maak. Kan ons egter leer om beter te dink? Het ons in ons opleiding genoeg aandag gegee om goed te kan dink? Modules 1 tot 3 poog om […]
Adverb Game Ideas
This video features a teacher explaining games to help students with adverbs. (02:28)
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.
Finding the Domain of a Function
Certain functions, such as rational and radical functions, have instances of restricted domains. This video explains how to find the domain of a function by removing the values that could make the denominator zero. (3:59)
Psicología de la salud en población infantil y juvenil (2011)
La evaluación y el tratamiento en problemas de salud en niños y adolescentes pretende presentar aquellos tratamientos más eficaces incluidos en el Task Force relacionados con temas tan relevantes tales como la diabetes, el cáncer, el asma, la dismenorrea, etc. como con el fin de trabajar desde el punto de vista del investigador y del terapeuta. En la materia se presentarán y analizarán los procedimientos, instrumentos y técnicas de evaluación de los diferentes aspectos relacionados con
WHOIS: Danah Boyd, MSR Social Scientist Today we'll chat with Danah Boyd. Danah is a senior researcher at Microsoft Research in Cambridge, Mass., exploring social media. You can read more about Danah in this NY Times article posted this week. How did you get into technology? As a child, I remember playing a few computer games and I had fun
Today we'll chat with Danah Boyd. Danah is a senior researcher at Microsoft Research in Cambridge, Mass., exploring social media. You can read more about Danah in this NY Times article posted this week.
How did you get into technology?
As a child, I remember playing a few computer games and I had fun
The Berenstain Bears--Visit the Dentist-Part 2 of 2
In part 2 of The Berenstain Bears Visit the Dentist, Sister and Brother Bear both have problems with their teeth. Mama Bear makes an appointment with dentist and the cubs learn the dentist is not scary. This video is based on the book with the same title. This is a great resource to help make characters come to life in the classroom. (5:58)
How To Be an Effective Dissident
You’ve decided to protest an unjust political system or organization. The three minute video provides excellent ideas about making your story heard by others. A good video to show students who don't know how to make their voice heard. Parent approval may be needed.