Benjamin Franklin, Part 1 of 4
(NOTE: This is essentially a nine-minute podcast. There are no moving images. However, podcasts are sometimes better suited to a particular classroom environment.) This segment starts with his activities in Paris, but then moves into his early life and his relationship with his father, Josiah Franklin.
What is the most efficient way to develop a school safety plan?
This video goes through four basic steps to creating s safe school safety plan. It is a good starting place for all schools. Note: The video is in several sections and should be previewed before being shown as it covers a great many aspects of school safety.
In this video from WVIZ Cleveland, learn about Michael Salinger, a leading Spoken Word performer, and his students as they prepare to compete in a national poetry slam.
In this video from WOSU Columbus, learn about the field of Veterinary Medicine and other animal-related careers.
In a class discussion format, the teacher presents background information about basic human genetics. The number of chromosomes in both body cells and egg and sperm cells is covered, as well as the concept of dominant and recessive alleles. Students determine whether or not they possess the dominant allele for the tongue-rolling gene as an example.
Learn Vocabulary with New Bleach Ending Theme!
Catchy voice and beautiful lyrics, new Bleach ending theme has become a huge hit in Japan! The song is called, アオイトリ (Aoi Tori) by Fumika. There are so many great vocabulary in this song and I am sure you will have a lot of fun learning while listening to this awesome song! The course starts [...]
Episode 63: Parental Angst and Acceptance in the Digital Age
Drs Mike Arnold and Martin Gibbs discuss the impact on families of the seemingly unstoppable wave of digital and virtual communications technologies.
This section has asked you to do a great deal of work on gathering evidence about what qualities, knowledge and skills you already have. There are two main reasons why this is important if you are going to use learning in order to achieve change. First, it is really important for you to have the self-confidence to know that you can achieve change. The activities in this section have been designed to provide you with opportunities to build up this much clearer picture. Another important aspect
Collisions and Momentum: Bouncing Balls
As a continuation of the theme of potential and kinetic energy, this lesson introduces the concepts of momentum, elastic and inelastic collisions. Many sports and games, such as baseball and ping-pong, illustrate the ideas of momentum and collisions. Students explore these concepts by bouncing assorted balls on different surfaces and calculating the momentum for each ball.
Frightened of the internet? This unit will help you make effective use of the internet, giving you the basic skills required for using web-based resources. Useful tricks and tips are provided as well as information on web browsers, the main features of a browser window, how to look at websites, using hyperlinks, searching for information on the internet, copying text, avoiding computer viruses, and using PDFs.
Tires and ecosystems
Tires are one of the worst things that can be thrown into a landfill. They take up a lot of room and they can collect rainwater that is a prime breeding ground for mosquitoes. Tires can be repurposed, or used for other purposes, such as tire swings and playground toys. They can also be recycled and used to make school gym floors and shoes.
Imaginary Concepts -- Extra for Experts
This is a module discussing several advanced concepts relating to complex numbers, including the differences between real and imaginary, and rational and irrational numbers.
By The Numbers - Arrays
This method shows parents a technique to use to help their children understand the concept of an array. Numerous arrays are drawn on grid paper. ( 7:23)
Faire de la recherche sur la justice : méthodes, accès, sources (audio)
JUSTICE: ÉTAT DES SAVOIRS
Un dialogue entre les chercheurs et le ministère de la justice
Conclusion: Faire de la recherche sur la justice : méthodes, accès, sources
Animatrice : Laetitia Brunin, vice-présidente au tribunal de Nanterre
Liora Israël, Sociologue, EHESS, centre Maurice Halbwachs,
Evelyne Serverin, Jurist
Beyonce "Brings It" On Orbit
The video with audio can also be viewed here: http://1.usa.gov/quMD2n
The STS-135 crew gets moving on Flight Day 9 with "Run the World (Girls)" after being awakened by a special greeting from songstress Beyonce Knowles.
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