GoNUxstream Season Recap - Baseball 2012
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Electrical Circuits: ( An Interactive Game)
Students utilize their knowledge of the components of electrical circuits by playing this game. ( This link is for an interactive game and may take a few minutes to load.)
Breakingviews: China stocks set for bull run?
July 5 - Shanghai's main share index will not recoup losses from 2011 this year, according to a Reuters poll. But Breakingviews' Richard Beales says the outlook is not as dismal as some think.
The Daily 5
This animated video gives an overview of the Daily 5 classroom. The benefits are described along with sugggestions for resources to use in implementing the program. ( 3:05)
Learn how to Teach Kids to Play Golf - Golf Manners
This video explains some basic manners for those playing golf.
Students read news reports and first-person accounts to imagine what it would be like to be in a blackout in a large city. They follow news reports as if the event were unfolding in real-time and keep weblogs or journals of their experience as they imagine it, taking on different roles of people who live in the city or commute there to work. They use their journal accounts to create a play or screenplay that depicts what the August 2003 blackout was like for the people in the U.S. and Canada who
21M.220 Early Music (MIT)
Includes audio/video content: AV selected lectures. This course examines European music from the early Middle Ages until the end of the Renaissance. It includes a chronological survey and intensive study of three topics: chant and its development, music in Italy 1340-1420, and music in Elizabethan England. Instruction focuses on methods and pitfalls in studying music of the distant past. Students' papers, problem sets, and presentations explore lives, genres, and works in depth. Works are studie
The Naked Underground: Female Samurai
In this video clip from The Naked Underground, Don Whitman is in Japan. He is dressed in a samurai suit, and participates in medieval combat with a female samurai. In the end, his loss means he has to pay honor to the female samurai.
ABC Phonics Song With Sign Language
In this video, you see four presentations of the alphabet: 1) the graphical letters themselves; 2) the sounded names of the letters; 3) the sign language hand shapes of the letters, and; 4) the phonic sounds the letters make. (1:59)
Laissez-Faire Learning As a teacher in a public high school, I am daily confronted with the lamentable realities of state-monopoly education. Student apathy, methodological stagnation, bureaucratic inefficiency, textbook-publishing cartels, obsessive preoccupation with grades, coercive relationships, and rigid, sanitized curricula are just a few of the more obvious problems, attended by the cold-shower di
As a teacher in a public high school, I am daily confronted with the lamentable realities of state-monopoly education. Student apathy, methodological stagnation, bureaucratic inefficiency, textbook-publishing cartels, obsessive preoccupation with grades, coercive relationships, and rigid, sanitized curricula are just a few of the more obvious problems, attended by the cold-shower di
Piramide van oude fietsbanden Als originele kerstversiering maken de leerlingen een piramide van oude fietsbanden en piepschuim. In negen bladzijden wordt beschreven hoe de leerlingen te werk moeten gaan. Achtereenvolgens komt het volgende aan …
Als originele kerstversiering maken de leerlingen een piramide van oude fietsbanden en piepschuim.
In negen bladzijden wordt beschreven hoe de leerlingen te werk moeten gaan.
Achtereenvolgens komt het volgende aan …
Phillip Earl Johnson '86 - performs at Redbird Pride Night
Redbird Pride night at the Illinois Shakespeare Festival featured MooNie. Phillip Earl Johnson '86, Illinois State University Theater alumnus combines the European Silent Clown with the immediate interactive theater of street and stage. His very first performance was on the lawn by Ewing Manor. Since, he has done 5,500 performances in 23 years.
The Pennell Center - JAMES CHAFFIN
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Plasma Plume in Vacuum Chamber
Heated Substrate and Plasma Plume
Seminar on Digital Libraries
SI 615 - This is a special topics seminar focusing on the current state of Ňdigital librariesÓ broadly defined. The seminar is multi-disciplinary in focus and in method, covering the history of the idea, its manifestation as projects and programs in academic, non-profit, and research settings, and the suite of policy issues that influence their development and growth. The concept of the digital library will serve as an intellectual construct within which to explore the related concepts of scho
The History of the Personal Computer
Project for AP American History documenting the history of the personal computer. The PC has changed society forever. In 1936 the Z1 was created in Germany and did simple tasks.
Put a Spark In It! - Electricity
Uncountable times every day — with the merest flick of a finger — each one of us calls on electricity to do our bidding. What would your life be like without electricity? Students begin learning about electricity with an introduction to the most basic unit in ordinary matter, the atom. Once the components of an atom are addressed and understood, students move into the world of electricity. First, they explore static electricity, followed by basic current electricity concepts such as voltage,
It’s About Time
In past times, ocean navigators tossed a piece of wood over the side of their ships and noted how long until the ship passed the wood. They used this time measurement and the length of the ship to calculate their speed and estimate how far they had traveled. In this activity, students act the part of a GPS signal traveling to the receiver to learn how travel time is converted to distance.