Cómo dibujar un espantapájaros - en español
Dibuja la silueta de una cruz y una figura encima para empezar tu boceto. (3:11)
Paragliding Above Extreme Desert Sands
Watch as photographer George Steinmetz sails above the dunes of the world's most extreme deserts in his paraglider and captures captivating images of the beautiful landscapes below. (02:15)
Ozone Hole Comparison: 1979, 1987, 2006, 2011
Daily images of the Antarctic ozone hole from four different years. 1979, the first full year ozone data was available from NASA's Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer (TOMS). 1987, the year the Montreal Protocol was signed, limiting manufacture of ozone-destroying chemicals. 2006, the year of the largest ever ozone hole (September 24, 2006). 2011, the most recent full year of data. (Nineteen seconds.)
Lightning Over SE Asia from the ISS (including a sprite)
Cameras aboard the International Space Station captured this intense lightning storm as well as an elusive "red sprite" as it passed over Myanmar (Burma) and Malaysia. The sprite appears at the 6-second mark in this video. (00:32)
History of Thanksgiving Day: by Studies Weekly
The History of Thanksgiving Day is a short educational video that covers how Thanksgiving became a national holiday. This is very well done and would work well in conjunction with non-fiction texts and teaching units on holidays and/or Thanksgiving. (5:22)
Best Practices Weekly--Teaching Real-Life Geometry (Shape Walks)
This teacher made video addresses research on teaching real life geometry. This article research looked at first and second graders and focused on shape walks. This is a great professional development resource to improve math instruction and mastery in the classroom. (4:12)
Cómo dibujar una paloma - en español
Sólo necesitarás dibujar un triángulo, un óvalo y un trapecio para dibujar una paloma. (1:54)
Fantines Death from Les Miserables
This is a live performance of the 10th Anniversary Concert of Les Miserables. While the singers are in costume, this is not a stage production of the musical. The orchestra and singers are both on stage together with the orchestra behind the singers. This is a very interesting live concert production with occasional excerpts of footage from the stage production. (3:46)
Best Practices Weekly--Going Beyond PEMDAS (Order of Operations)
This teacher made video addresses research on order of operations. We want students to have conceptual understanding of why we use order of operations. Key principles include--creating narrative stories out of expressions, using functions and patterns, doing comparison activities, use PEMDAS vertically. This is a great professional development opportunity to improve math instruction and mastery in the classroom. (4:36)
William Hogan on Energy
Professor William Hogan explores the geography and politics of energy. Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and the 92nd Street Y (92Y) in New York City present American Conversation Essentials, a series of short videos featuring HKS faculty members designed to deconstruct critical policy issues relevant to voters and the country this election year.
Dim Sum-Style Lamb Dumpling: Lamb Char Siu Bao
Barbecued pork in steamed buns, or char siu bao, is a dim sum standard. Put your own stamp on it with sweet barbequed lamb in place of pork. Chef Tucker Bunch uses lamb shoulder in this dish because of its flavorful marbling, and marinates the meat for 12 hours to achieve its signature sweet glaze. Recipe at: http://www.ciaprochef.com/australian-lamb/recipe7.html.
Engineers Week 2013 Kick-Off
eweek.org Watch the Engineers Week 2013 Countdown Kickoff Webcast that was held at Clemson University on Tuesday, October 30. Presenters were Dale Jans, P.E., NCEES Immediate Past President, Jeff Wilcox, Vice President of Engineering, Lockheed Martin, and France Jackson, Clemson student, and event host Dr. Doris Helms, Provost and Chief Academic Officer of Clemson University.
Holocaust Videos: DNA Testing
This video showing how researchers are using DNA analysis on
remains found in Holocaust graves. The discovery of a mass grave in the Ukraine containing remains of thousands of Jews killedby the Nazis that are being tested to find relatives.
Compréhension orale: ça bouge en France, Québec Deze luistertoets gaat over de Canadese regio Québec en is gebaseerd op een fragment van TV5. In het kort worden een aantal bijzondere bezienswaardigheden geschetst.
Deze luistertoets gaat over de Canadese regio Québec en is gebaseerd op een fragment van TV5. In het kort worden een aantal bijzondere bezienswaardigheden geschetst.
This activity has learners interacting with live crayfish, but could be adapted for a variety of similar hardy and interesting organisms. Instructions are provided for facilitating free and guided observations, including how to make explicit things learners wonder and notice, and sharing them by posting them on index cards. There is extensive background about how to buy and maintain crayfish, along with general "Crayfish Information Cards" for learners.
In this activity, learners collect, arrange, and draw various seeds from smallest to biggest. They also estimate how many of the smallest would fit into the biggest. In addition, learners predict how many seeds they would find inside an apple or lemon, and cut open these fruits to check their prediction against the real seed count. The Did You Know section describes the biggest and smallest seeds on Earth.
Otis Visiting Landscape Architect: Kevin Conger
The Otis Department of Architecture/Landscape/Interiors is proud to present a lecture by Kevin Conger. Conger is one of three founding partners of CMG Landscape Architecture, a San Francisco-based studio. Mr. Conger serves as President and CEO of CMG, directing many of the firm's projects and developing a role in the Bay Area design community. His recent projects have included Better Market Street, the Yerba Buena Street Life Plan and redevelopment plans for Treasure Island, Hunters Point, an
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Counterfeit Money Detection Using Infrared Radiation
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The Intermodal Freight Transportation Institute at the U of M and Wooddale High School.
Students and Professors from the The Intermodal Freight Transportation Institute at the U of M will be working with students from Wooddale High School in Memphis on year round workforce development for the transportation industry.