The Continental Congress
This is a very short overview of the formation and activities of the Continental Congress in Philadelphia. It also contains short scenes of the Boston Tea Party and the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Two minutes. Perhaps best as an introduction to the times. Needs far more data to be shown without outside resources
Why Study the Founding Fathers
Why study history, especially early American history? A short video on why the Founding Fathers as well as the whole American Revolution and Constitution era are important to study. Made by a history teacher. The video is of good quality.
The American Founding Fathers: Greatest Social Experiment in History
This video was created to encourage people to read the Constitution and read the words of the men that created our founding documents. It is an amateur video that has slides and lots of text with quotes from many famous people. It is a good quality video with many good quotes.
Icle Me, Pickle Me, Tickle Me Too
A computer animated video version of Shel Silverstein's poem "Ickle Me, Pickle Me, Yickle Me too."
"This is My Blue Canoe" song
This video sings a song titled "This Is My Blue Canoe". Pictures are shown as song is played. Some of the lyrics are "This is my canoe, my canoe is blue. My big blue canoe. My canoe goes up, my canoe goes down..Who is that in my blue canoe-a purple alligator, a green bumblebee, a polka dot turtle, and a pink ladybug. This cute song would be a great teaching resource for rhyming words, general music class, and for fun (3:08).
German football team arrives to a hero's welcome in Berlin
Germany's victorious football team is back on home soil after a World Cup win on Sunday. Natalie Thomas 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, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has maintaine
Autour de l'ouvrage de Pierre Manent : Montaigne, la vie sans loi (audio) Il va de soi aujourd’hui que Montaigne est notre ami. Il nous captive,
nous émeut, nous persuade. Mais Montaigne nous trompe. Il nous conduit
par le bout du nez. Nous devons donc faire un effort vigoureux pour
échapper à son charme et saisir ce qu’il a vraiment voulu dire. Montaigne
Il va de soi aujourd’hui que Montaigne est notre ami. Il nous captive, nous émeut, nous persuade. Mais Montaigne nous trompe. Il nous conduit par le bout du nez. Nous devons donc faire un effort vigoureux pour échapper à son charme et saisir ce qu’il a vraiment voulu dire.
Ivory Coast unrest risks cocoa trade
Fears are growing that violence in the Ivory Coast could affect the world's top cocoa producer's production
MSUToday InStudio: College of Communication Arts and Sciences (Complete show)
MSUToday host Jim Peck talks with College of Communication Arts and Sciences Dean Pamela Whitten about how the college is keeping its pulse on technology and creating hands-on, multidisciplinary opportunities for students at Michigan State.
Dolly the Sheep
This professionally-made video from Brain Pop uses simple terms and cartoons to help explain what cloning is and how scientist cloned a six year old sheep in 1996. Run time 02:52.
Baby Doc motives unclear
Former Haitian dictator Baby Doc Duvalier returns to Haiti, reasons unclear
Martin Luther King Day Celebration
Today's young Americans must combine their technological savvy with a commitment to environmental sustainability to help achieve Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream of a just society, keynote speaker Van Jones told the audience at Princeton University's annual King Day ceremony. This year's event focused on exploring the environmental impact of Hurricane Katrina and the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf Coast region, in the context of King's vision for equality and his concern for the poor
Identify electrical units to be reconnected
In this task you will need to Identify electrical units to be reconnected and where.
Integrated Pest Management in Grapevines: Learners guide
Learners guide. This is the learners guide for Integrated Pest Management in Grapevines.
Access and Interpret Product Information
This learning object contains information and activities on a range of tourism products including air, coach, rail and ferry travel and package tours.
Thai troops die in raid on base
About 20 gunmen open fire on a military base in the south in one of the bloodiest incidents in several months in southern Thailand.
Special report: global leaders
Today's global elite are educated, innovative, and many are immigrants. This is good for the world, says Robert Guest
2.092 Finite Element Analysis of Solids and Fluids I (MIT)
This course introduces finite element methods for analysis of steady-state and transient problems in solid, structural, fluid mechanics, and heat transfer. Finite element methods and solution procedures for linear and nonlinear analyses are presented using largely physical arguments. Homework involves use of an existing general purpose finite element analysis program. A term project is required for graduate students. Applications include finite element analyses, modeling of problems, and interpr
Money talks: January 31st 2011
In this week's programme - inflation concerns, Britain's economy and America's so-called definitive verdict on the financial crisis