Making the DIY Clinometer
Link to Youtube video showing how to make a do-it-yourself clinometer
How to Make Delicious Milk Chocolate Smores
This 2:47 long video reviews what is need to make this cookie and how many certain amounts will make. Easy for students to follow, but it is mainly for older students as it requires a foundue maker.
The Magic School Bus Goes On Air - Air Pressure
For the Walkerville space capsule, Ms. Frizzle's class has to put in something on air. Keesha brings an "empty" pickle jar though, "It's not empty; it's filled with air." The rest of the class believes this is extremely pathetic and Ms. Frizzle "accidentally" gets the entire class stuck inside the pickle jar. Conveniently, they have to use air to get out of the jar in time for the space capsule's liftoff. (22:00)
Human Evolution and the Atmosphere: A Return to the Pliocene?
The evolution of Australopithecines and subsequently the Genus Homo from about 4.5 million years ago was intimately related to an overall cooling trend associated with orbital forcing of the Milankovic cycles, natural long-term rhythms of global climate change caused by changes in the position of Earth relative to the sun. These included extreme conditions which forced humans to migrate and adapt through development of sophisticated communications (language) and technological innovation,
Russian Sailors' dance "Yablochko"
"Yablochko" (small apple) Concert in Lakeside, Ohio July 2007
The Story of Stuff - Chapter 4
A seven part video explaining the life cycle of the products we buy and the ethical choices necessary presented with playful chalkboard diagrams and an energetic Annie Leonard. This fourth chapter gives an explanation of the distribution process in the cycle of creating materials. Chapter 1 introduces the life cycle and chapters 2-6 explain different parts of this cycle. Chapter 7 is a summary.
Why Study Ancient Coins with Roland Deines
Professor Roland Deines looks at four ancient coins -- all of them nearly 2000 years old -- and shows how they provide a window into the world of Galilee and Judea in the time of Jesus. In the gospel there are many references to coins (for example: Mark 12:15 -- on paying Roman taxes; Mark 11:15 and John 2:15 -- the coins of the money-changers in the temple; Matthew 17:27 -- on the half-shekel tax; or Matthew 20:2 -- a reference to a denarius as a day's wage) and examples of the coins referred t
Volume of Spheres
This video demonstrates how to find the volume of a sphere by using a simple volume formula. The volume of sphere formula is unique because it only requires the radius to calculate the volume of any sphere. When finding the volume of spheres, it is important to note if we are given the radius or the diameter of the shape. This formula is very similar to other prism volume formulas. (2:05)
42. The Most Famous Italian Word (Culture Shot)
Learn Italian with LearnItalianPod. Here’s what VIP Member Richie from Chicago has to say about his recent trip to Italy: “I had the best time ever. It’s just incredible how beautiful Italy really is… and how Italians can be charming and generous, once you just try to speak their language! And, about the Italian language… [...]
Rubric for Online Instruction
Do you need help to raise the quality of an online learning component? Use this Rubric for Online Instruction to evaluate existing courses, self-evaluate your own online course, or to help you design new online courses. The Rubric has been modified in 2009 to include some language to better align instruction guidelines with "accessibility for all." The companion piece "Instructional Design Tips for Online Learning" checklist is recommended to use along with the Rubric. It was designed by Joan Va
Theodore Roosevelt: A Brief History
Brief history of President Theodore Roosevelt.(Amateur video)
Tombs of Ancient Egypt
The many accomplishments of this land and people and why they built the pyramids as tombs for their pharaohs. How death was what they lived for in some ways.
Career Fairs Are Networking Opportunities
Career Fairs are a unique chance for students to network with employers and recruiters from many, diverse companies.
Crimean Tatar leader says Russia is trying to divide his people
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe May 5 - Crimean Tatar leader angered by Russia's decision to block him from entering the Crimean peninsula says authorities are trying to divide his people. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topic
12. 10 Italian Proverbs You Can’t Live Without (5 Min. A Day)
Learn Italian with LearnItalianPod.com – Episode #12 of LearnItalianPod “5 Minutes A Day” lesson series is now live! This one is entitled “10 Italian Proverbs You Can’t Live Without”. Many linguistic experts agree on the fact that there is no better way to learn Italian language and culture than to practice Italian proverbs. In fact, [...]
An Alfred Hitchcock documentary on the Nazi Holocaust
Commissioned by the British Government, this documentary was shot by Director Alfred Hitchcock and depicts the trauma and suffering of World War 2 in Europe. (52:00)
Economic Update: Yet More Big Bank Misdeeds
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27. Books, Online and Off Technical Paper 6A - The Effective Provision of Pre-School Education (EPPE) Project: Characteristics 9.012 The Brain and Cognitive Sciences II (MIT)
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As part of the study all pre-schools were assessed using an observational assessment known as the Early Childhood Rating Scale, (ECERS-R) plus an extension to it (ECERS-E) based upon the Desirable Learning Outcomes (QCA 1996). ECERS provides measures of the quality of education and care which children receive in settings plus some measures of facilities relating to facilities and human resources. Completion of the ECERS profile required one day of observation plus talking to staff about aspects
This class is the second half of an intensive survey of cognitive science for first-year graduate students. Topics include visual perception, language, memory, cognitive architecture, learning, reasoning, decision-making, and cognitive development. Topics covered are from behavioral, computational, and neural perspectives.
Technical Paper 6A - The Effective Provision of Pre-School Education (EPPE) Project: Characteristics
9.012 The Brain and Cognitive Sciences II (MIT)