This patient education program reviews female reproductive anatomy, symptoms, and treatments, including the benefits and risks of a hysterectomy, the surgical removal of the uterus, for treating certain gynecological diseases. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
ISS Update - Oct. 24, 2011
The International Space Station video update for Oct. 24, 2011.
Seven Wonders of Ancient world
Take a virtual tour to the ancient world to learn about its wonders through a computer-made video. (2:42)
What Is Energy? Short Demos
Three short, hands-on, in-class demos expand students' understand of energy. First, using peanuts and heat, students see how the human body burns food to make energy. Then, students create paper snake mobiles to explore how heat energy can cause motion. Finally, students determine the effect that heat energy from the sun (or a lamp) has on temperature by placing pans of water in different locations.
Beetles also have two pairs of wings and can fly very short distances. The beetle is a great representative of the insects, as all the major parts are easily identifiable.
"Our Nation Needs the Fully Developed Resources of All Our Citizens": Representative Margaret M. Hec
In the years following the 1920 ratification of the 19th Amendment extending voting rights to women, the National Woman's Party, the radical wing of the suffrage movement, advocated passage of a constitutional amendment to make discrimination based on gender illegal. The first Congressional hearing on the equal rights amendment (ERA) was held in 1923. Many female reformers opposed the amendment in fear that it would end protective labor and health legislation designed to aid female workers and p
Learning the road code
During this task you will learn: - vocabulary about traffic; to describe the meaning of a number of traffic signs; summarize the advantages and disadvantages of learning using a CD-Rom; communicate the way you have prepared yourself for the driver's test.
Elon Alumni Association Awards Ceremony - Michele Skeens Hazel '78 LP'09
Michele Skeens Hazel '78 LP'09 accepts her award as Distinguished Alumna of the Year.
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) (Spanish)
This patient education program explains chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and emphysema including the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options for these diseases. It also reviews the anatomy of the respiratory system. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Elon Alumni Association Awards Ceremony - Samuel L. Burke '89
Samuel L. Burke '89 accepts his award as the Distinguished Alumnus of the Year
Elon Alumni Association Awards Ceremony - Amy Thomas Hendrickson '69 & Jay A. Hendrickson '71
Amy Thomas Hendrickson '69 & Jay A. Hendrickson '71 accept their award for Distinguished Service to Elon
Elon Alumni Association Awards Ceremony - Daniel J. Watts '04
Daniel J. Watts '04 accepts his award for Young Alumnus of the Year
PTT Advisor App for iOS
'CDC's PTT Advisor offers clinicians a tool to quickly select the appropriate follow-up tests to evaluate patients with a prolonged partial thromboplastin time (PTT) laboratory result and a normal prothrombin time (PT) laboratory result. PTT Advisor will run on your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad. PTT Advisor has been created by CDC in collaboration with experts in diagnostic coagulation with a collective experience of more than 50 years in the field. CDC works 24/7 keeping America
Moorpark Zoo: Managing Exotic Animals
This video is an interview with students who want to work with zoo animals and shows the importance of math. Hand-feed tigers, divvy up raw meat for hyenas and teaching the sea lion to play hide and seek. Students learn how to use math,especially measurement, is an essential tool when it comes to caring
Running time 4:58 minutes
Intro to Chemistry: 1.4: The Importance of Measurement (1/2)
Join award winning teachers Jonathan Bergmann and Aaron Sams as they interactively teach Chemistry: 1.4: The Importance of Measurement. Scientific notation is explained in this podcast using burning candles as examples. ( 8:54)
This video is an interview with people who invent toys. She designed a sailboat and a ferris wheel. He designed a motorcycle and a roller coaster. They're a team and they have jobs that most kids (and
a lot of adults) would envy: They design toys and get paid for it. And students learn about the process and the importance of math and critical thinking and team work.
Running time 4:45 minutes.
The ABC's of Architecture
"Seeing your drawing come to life and become a real building is
absolutely fantastic." When Penn Station needed a new front entrance,
they called upon architect Frances Halsband, and she called upon her
knowledge of geometry. This interview video shows what some architects do and the challenges they face.
Running time 3:06 minutes
Intro to Chemistry: 1.4: The Importance of Measurement (2/2)
Join award winning teachers Jonathan Bergmann and Aaron Sams as they interactively teach Chemistry: 1.4: The Importance of Measurement. They explain using a calculator properly to do scientific notation. ( 9:30)
Why is it that when you beat, tap or hammer on some objects you get
nothing but a “thud”, while on others you get pure ringing tones? The
answer lies in the science of vibrations and resonance, which is nowhere
better exemplified than in the design, manufacture and use of
percussion instruments. Shows students the vast array of instruments in this category. Great for music classes.
Running time 2:08 minutes.
The Haunted History Of Halloween 1/5
This 11 minute video provides a good overview of this special day and how the customs have changed over time. A good video to share with students as it explains the folklore and history of the day in easy to understand language.