The Aaron Burr Conspiracy
This video is accompanied by text. "Jefferson had feelings of both triumph and trepidation over the purchase of Louisiana. On the one hand, he had doubled the size of the United States and presented to Americans access to some of the richest land in North America. On the other hand, the government he directed was not designed to regulate the huge territory. Fears of foreign occupation and secession dominated his thoughts..."
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Louisiana Purchase Doubles U.S.
A short video that goes into some detail as to how the Lousiana Purchase was made and what land it covered....and why it was the steal of the century, not the buy of the century.
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Louisiana Purchase Doubles U.S
Thomas Jefferson pulls off the land deal of the millennium when he buys 800,000 square miles from the French, stretching from the Mississippi River to the Rocky Mountains. This short video explains what a value it was, and how it came to be sold. Of notes is the fact that the video explains that the land did not belong to the French in the first place. It belonged to the Native Americans. A map for the students would help them understand the size of the purchase.
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How the Louisiana Purchase Worked
When Thomas Jefferson purchased the Louisiana Territory for 15 million
dollars, the US nearly doubled in size. This is a podcast without visuals. It lasts 15 minutes. Good data, but only for those that can stay awake.

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De ruimte : Infotekst en werkbundel
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Een werkbundel over de ruimte. Leerlingen leren over het ISS, de geschiedenis van de ruimtevaart, Belgen in de ruimte, het zonnestelsel, de beweging van de aarde en de zon,...

Leerlingen zoeken in de informatiebundel naar het antwoord op …


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Conservation on the Suburban Frontier
David K. Skelly, Professor of Ecology and Associate Dean for Research, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies; and Curator, Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History Opening Plenary - Student Conference on Conservation Science-New York 2013 While conservation scientists engage in acrimonious debates about whether wilderness still exists, we can be quite certain that "domesticated landscapes" are rapidly becoming an ever greater presence around the globe. One of the leading forms of do
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U.S. Presidents Rap/Song Music Video Mr. Friesen
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Talking to Your Kids About H1N1
Amy James from Knowledge Essentials came to the CBS NEWS 9 studio to discuss some tips for discussing H1N1 and the media coverage surrounding "swine flu" with your children.
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Working Together - Crawford the Cat
Crawford the Cat has a kite, but no string.  Then he remembers his friend Harriet has a string collection.  By working together, Crawford and Harriet soon have the kite ready to go.  They laugh and run and take turns flying the kite.  Working together and playing together is fun!      
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Solids That Float or Sink in Water - Elementary Science
This is a brief computer-animated (01:36) video that discusses the properties of items that float or sink in water. At the end is a table of items that float or sink in water. Some items in the table may not be familiar:  a gherkin is a pickle, a lady's finger is a vegetable similar to okra, and a brinjal is an eggplant.
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"Do You Know Your Address?"  Animated Song
There is colorful animation for the song. The lyrics repeat the question "Do you know...?" first they ask about the number of the house and then about the name of the street. Finally, the last question is, "Do you know your address?" This is a great teaching resource for young learners and/or special education students and would work well in conjunction with a thematic unit on community and home. (1:52)
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Regel van derden in fotografie en video
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"De regel van derdeb": enkele weetjes in het Engels waar je mee moet rekening houden wanneer je met beeldprojecten bezig bent. Tips en wetmatigheden. Uit Wikipedia.


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Algebrahelp.com - Must see for Math Teachers

Algebrahelp.com is a collection of lessons, calculators, and worksheets created to assist students and teachers of algebra. Here are a few of the ways you can learn here...

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Graphing Linear Equations and Inequalities: Plotting Points in the Plane
This module contains the a graphing linear equations and inequalities from Elementary Algebra by Denny Burzynski and Wade Ellis, Jr.
Author(s): Denny Burzynski,Wade Ellis

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Great Zoom out of New York, NY: Central Park
Using data from different spacecraft and some powerful computer technology, visualizers at the Goddard Space Flight Center present you with a collection of American cities in a way you have never seen them before. Starting with our camera high above the Earth, we rush in towards the surface at what would be an impossible speed for any known vehicle. Passing though layers of atmosphere, the colors of our destinations shimmer with their own unique characteristics, and suddenly we find ourselves fl
Author(s): Darrel Williams,Greg Shirah,Horace Mitchell,Marte

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Autumn Around the Northern East Coast
The changing of the leaves can be seen in space by the SeaWiFS instrument. Shown here are 3 datasets that show the change.
Author(s): Gene Feldman,Stuart Snodgrass

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The Highway Code - advice on using the roads safely -- car route: vogue d'emploi
You test your knowledge of the Highway Code. Listen to and read the 'ten golden rules' for behaving in a safe way in traffic.
Author(s): Vlaams Ministerie Van Onderwijs En Vorming

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Great Zoom out of Houston, Texas: Reliant Stadium
Using data from different spacecraft and some powerful computer technology, visualizers at the Goddard Space Flight Center present you with a collection of American cities in a way you have never seen them before. Starting with our camera high above the Earth, we rush in towards the surface at what would be an impossible speed for any known vehicle. Passing though layers of atmosphere, the colors of our destinations shimmer with their own unique characteristics, and suddenly we find ourselves fl
Author(s): Alex Kekesi,Cindy Starr,Darrel Williams,Eric Sokol

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TRMM Hurricane Alley: September 2, 1998
In one remarkable pass on September 2, 1998, TRMM captured data from four hurricanes: Howard, Isis, Earl, and Danielle.
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