Baboons of the Serengeti
Baboons of the Serengeti - Learn about the Baboon tribes of the Serengeti and see their ways of life in this short clip. (The clip ends abruptly.) (03:35)
Modern Dance Warm-Up 01
CSM Modern Dance 121 Fall 2008 warm ups. (1:29)
34 Simple Machines Demonstrate a Transfer of Energy
Imagine the most complicated process you could go through to simply pour a glass of milk. Then multiply that by 10. The image in your mind is probably approaching the level of complexity the ZOOM cast members achieved with their milk-pouring machine. Watch as they demonstrate all 34 steps in this video segment adapted from ZOOM. This would be a great addition to a lesson on transfer of energy or types of potential energy. There are several examples of gravitational energy as well as elasti
The Arnold Arboretum's program for preschoolers that serves the area Head Start brings very excited kids to a lovely, engagin and stimulating nature setting.
Zoom Down to Boston and Nantucket Shoals - October 6th 1997
A zoom down to Boston and the Nantucket Shoals, from SeaWiFS imagery
Students learn about the advantages and disadvantages of the greenhouse effect. They construct their own miniature greenhouses and explore how their designs take advantage of heat transfer processes to create controlled environments. They record and graph measurements, comparing the greenhouse indoor and outdoor temperatures over time. Students are also introduced to global issues such as greenhouse gas emissions and their relationship to global warming.
Videotaping Student Presentations
Active cooperative learning is a way to build knowledge and skills in marketing courses, as by placing less emphasis on transmitting information and more on developing skills and exploring course material, students are involved in higher-order thinking. This paper is on how videotaping presentations can be identified as an active teaching method.
Apple Screen 2
The apple is ripening from the inside. Ripening occurs due to injury or infection by fungi (the signal causes ripening chemicals to be released in the fruit). The fruit becomes soft as it ripens, which accounts for the dents.
Digital Library Object - Whither conscription in Singapore.
Link To Full Record
"Desalination and Water Purification, Spring 2009"
" Water supply is a problem of worldwide concern: more than 1 billion people do not have reliable access to clean drinking water. Water is a particular problem for the developing world, but scarcity also impacts industrial societies. Water purification and desalination technology can be used to convert brackish ground water or seawater into drinking water. The challenge is to do so sustainably, with minimum cost and energy consumption, and with appropriately accessible technologies. This subject
Marsbound! Mission to the Red Planet
In this activity, students are challenged to plan a mission to Mars and to design the spacecraft that will carry out their mission. The activity uses the collectible card game format to make it fun as well as educational.
General Anesthesia (Spanish)
This patient education program explains the benefits and risks of general anesthesia. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Abdominal, Diaphragmatic, or Intercostal Breathing
This module represents suggestions regarding proper breathing for singers. Several exercises are given to us with beginning students and choirs to assist them.
Up Close with a Zapotec Urn
This article is part of OLogy, where kids can collect virtual trading cards and create projects with them. Here, they learn more about the Zapotec people of ancient Mexico.
Helpful Hints for Field Sketching
This online article, from Biodiversity Counts, offers insight into the task of field sketching. After discussing the difference between seeing and observing, the article offers tips designed to help make students better at observational rendering. The six hints discussed are proportions, perspective, volume, simplifying, practicing a lot, and having fun.
The Ascent of Money by Niall Ferguson, Part 1 of 2
This is the documentary by the famed professor Niall Ferguson. In this series, he discusses why money has become such a part of our lives. (Four hours and 15 minutes.)
Mathematics of Finance: Homework
This chapter covers principles of finance. After completing this chapter students should be able to: solve financial problems that involve simple interest; solve problems involving compound […]
In this video segment from Nature, scientific experiments test how ravens think.
Garden of Eating
Students are asked how poor weather conditions affect the cost of fruits and vegetables.
The Money Masters, 2/2
This is a lengthysecond episode of Part 1 of the YouTube video (01:46:21) that discusses the U.S. debt and the U.S. Banking system. There are some controversial statements in this video. This information would have be clarified by a high school economics instructor.