In this unit, students first are introduced to the historical motivation for space exploration. They learn about the International Space Station and are introduced to new and futuristic ideas that space engineers are currently working on to propel space research. Next, students learn about the physical properties of the Moon. They are asked to think about what types of products engineers would need to design for us to live comfortably on the Moon. Lastly, students learn some basic facts about as
HyperBrain: Pathway Quizzes in Neuroanatomy
Set of eighteen quizzes on neuroanatomy accompanying the HyperBrain tutorial.
This Web site, created to complement the Museum's Darwin exhibit, examines the man and theory that changed the course of science and society.
1.2.1 Statistical approaches to ‘normality’ What did you base your idea of ‘normal’ height on? It might have been based on your own experience, reflecting the average height of women in your community. Similarly, ‘abnormality’ can be defined in terms of low statistical frequency. If what is most common in the general population is considered ‘normal’, then any behaviour or psychological characteristic that occurs only rarely may be regarded as ‘abnormal’. From this viewpoint, above average ind
What did you base your idea of ‘normal’ height on? It might have been based on your own experience, reflecting the average height of women in your community. Similarly, ‘abnormality’ can be defined in terms of low statistical frequency. If what is most common in the general population is considered ‘normal’, then any behaviour or psychological characteristic that occurs only rarely may be regarded as ‘abnormal’. From this viewpoint, above average ind
In this activity students will learn the basic concept of Global Positioning Systems (GPS) using triangulation and measurement on a small scale in the classroom. Students discover how GPS and navigation integrate mathematic and scientific concepts to create a standard for locating people and objects. This activity helps students understand both the need for and methods of navigation.
Elsherbeni Receives Distinguished Research and Creative Achievement Award
Atef Elsherbeni named the fifth recipient of the UM Distinguished Research and Creative Achievement Award. Video by Mary Stanton.
29.05.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Dienstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Bei seinem Besuch in Jerusalem hat Bundespräsident Joachim Gauck die Bereitschaft Deutschlands unterstrichen, für die Sicherheit und das Existenzrecht Israels einzutreten. Dies sei für die deutsche Politik bestimmend, sagte Gauck beim Empfang durch Israels Präsident Schimon Peres in Jerusalem. Gauck wies dabei auch auf das iranische Atomprogramm
Video Flash Cards: Addition by 9
Sample video using video flash cards to help students learn their Addition Tables. White flashcards appear against a black screen. The flashcards then flip to reveal the answer. Music plays at the beginning and end. Otherwise, no narration or sound. (02:36)
Tripoli Airport under renewed shelling
Libyan militia fighters with anti-aircraft guns and mortars transform Tripoli Airport into a battlefield, cutting off the Libyan capital from the outside world. Vanessa Johnston reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and 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 topics including business, financial, n
Inspector Bloop and the Serial Mat Thief - Divisibility Rules (2/2)
Inspector Bloop has discovered the method behind the serial mat thief. Now, it's time to find out who's behind the thefts. This video concludes the Serial Mat Thief story and could be used to end a lesson on divisibilty (part one). (01:01)
After Effectsを利用することなく、Premiere ProのUltraキーエフェクトでキーイングを行う方法を学びます。
Becoming a Red Giant - Khan Academy
Becoming a Red Giant. (11:30)
Sentence Structure: How to Write a Memorable Sentence І The Great Courses
" Recently, I asked the students in my Prose Style class to think of memorable first sentences from novels. The results were actually a little disappointing..." This is how the professor starts this short lecture. This video was created for college students, but high school students can gain knowledge from this excellent video. (08:32)
River Trent - The Derbyshire and Leicestershire Trent
Continuing the journey from source to sea
All About Animals---Learn Animal Names and Parts
In this cute animated video, young students will learn animal names and parts (beak, antlers, wings, mane, etc.). Each word, animal and/or part is shown on the screen as it is said and spelled aloud. This is a great resource to help learn new words in the early childhood classroom. (1:58)
Ambassador Paul Bremer on wars, revolutions and the arab spring
Chrystia Freeland talks to Paul Bremer at the Aspen Ideas Festival about the changing landscape of the Middle East.
Northwest PRECEDENT: NIDCR Program Remarks
Don DeNucci, DDS, MS, program official from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, describes accomplishments of practice-based research over the past seven years. View the series online at: http://www.uwtv.org/video/series.aspx?id=22826181
Sherlock: The Hounds of Baskerville
This video drama is based on the classic story by Doyle. There are some advertisements that pop up without warning and implied violence. It may be too intense for younger students. Well acted and asking the students to keep track of Homes reasoning would be of value in teaching them the value of inductive reasoning. This is a modern version and the audio is extremely dramatic. Preview highly recommended. (1hour :23)
Evaluation of 'Advanced Database Management' module
This paper focuses on a discussion on the approach taken in analysing evaluation design for a specific faculty module on enterprise education