Bird Brains: Clue to Language Found in Birds
This 13 minute video explains how the ability to create and understand language can be traced back into the brains of birds. It is a good video to show students who take for granted the ability to speak and how birds learn and the similarities.
Lumbriculus blood circulation
Lumbriculus variegatus has a closed circulatory system and no red blood cells.
School (Irish) - Quiz2
The pupil will revise the theme of School. Written questions will be used to assess the understanding of the pupil. The pupil will be able to correct themselves. The pupil will use interactive resources to encourage reading.
Aerial view of Claremont
Claremont and Pomona College from the southeast. Southern Pacific Railroad station is visible in the lower left quadrant. Pomona College is visible in upper left.
Do you take your work on holiday with you?
You interpret data from statistics indicating how many people are busy with their work when they go on holiday. In the first exercise you learn to replace percentages by corresponding descriptions, so that you can incorporate the data into a text that is easy to read. At the end of the assignment you incorporate all the data into an article for the staff newsletter.
Sets and Counting: Homework
This chapter covers principles of sets and counting. After completing this chapter students should be able to: use set theory and venn diagrams to solve counting problems; use the multiplication […]
Belle Isle, 1949, by Philip Levine
In Philip Levine's post-war poem, Belle Isle, 1949, two strangers meet, swim, and part, exploring themes of connection, boundaries, and where we come from. This video segment comes from Poetry Everywhere.
Le système scolaire français - Quiz
Greater familiarity with L'Education Nationale in France and a desire to learn more about the system.
2.1 Introduction This unit is about using learning to bring about personal change. This assumes that learning can help achieve such change. Section 2 aims to be the first step in showing you how this is possible. This section has three separate but related aspects:
This unit is about using learning to bring about personal change. This assumes that learning can help achieve such change. Section 2 aims to be the first step in showing you how this is possible. This section has three separate but related aspects:
Prof Helen Christensen & Dr Kathy Griffiths - From population trials to public health practice
From population trials to public health practice: An example of a Global Health Service
Professor Ian Hickie - Predictors of illness progression in young people with mood disorders
Professor Ian Hickie - Neuropsychological and circadian predictors of illness progression in young people with mood disorders
Paola Tubaro: Georgescu-Roegen on Gossen
Paola Tubaro, University of Greenwich Business School, presents Personal Drama or Theory-Building? Georgescu-Roegen on Gossen at the Summer Institute for the History of Economic Thought at the Jepson School of Leadership Studies. June 26, 2011
Measurement of Heat
Measurement of heat is done in calories. One calorie is the amount of energy required to raise one gram of water one degree Celsius. To measure heat, you divide the change in temperature of a sample of water by the mass of the water. (02:12)
History of Economic Cycles (~1800-2000)
Cycles Research is not a commonly studied subject and yet there are definite trends in history in the finding of information about cycles. Starting with Sir William Herschel there have been reports of various length cycles in many economic variables including commodity yields and prices, stock markets, business conditions, building activity, growth, price fluctuations and industrial production. The common cycles periods found over extended time periods are mentioned and the people that they are
Bend That Bar
In this activity, the students will learn about material properties. They will learn that engineers must consider several material properties when designing. This activity focuses on strength-to-weight ratios and how sometimes the strongest material is not always the best material.
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
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
Reading comprehension, writing: The Geneva Convention
You learn to understand a text about legislation for asylum seekers. You learn how to express information in writing.