Household Food Security Programme Description
This study guide for the module PHFS01K Introduction to Household Food Security is the first of six modules in the programme to be piloted with a group of volunteers linked to non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in the Eastern Cape. The Eastern Cape Non-governmental Organisation Coalition (ECNGOC) has supported the strategy through advocacy and helping to link organisations with the project, thus enabling the recruitment of practising volunteers or community development workers who want to be
Allometry in Biological Systems
This is a laboratory exercise appropriate for sophomore level students. No prior math is required, and lab exercise can be adapted if computer facilities are available.
Students investigate the accuracy of sundials and the discrepancy that lies between "real time" and "clock time." They track the position of the sun during the course of a relatively short period of time as they make a shadow plot, a horizontal sundial, and a diptych sundial. (The activity may be abridged to include only one or two of the different sundials, instead of all three.)
Presentation + exercises: Modal verbs
Presentation + exercises: Modal verbs.
LBJ on Assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.
On April 4, 1968, civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. was shot and killed by a sniper while standing outside his hotel room in Memphis. After attending a memorial service the next day, President Lyndon B. Johnson speaks to the nation about the tragedy in a broadcast from the White House. (1:41)
LBJ on Resumption of Air Strikes in North Vietnam
In a broadcast from the White House on January 31, 1966, President Lyndon B. Johnson informs the nation that U.S. airstrikes on Vietnam have resumed after a 37-day pause in bombing. (1:20)
A Theist's Perspective on the Philosophy of Science and Religion
Revd Prof. Keith Ward : Course
Terrible math lessons Hollywood is teaching our kids The two videos below take a look at the gross mathematical errors that are found in some of our biggest Hollywood Blockbusters. They might prove as a great starting point to a lesson by watching some of the sequences and then working through them as a class just to highlight how inaccurate some of these are.
The two videos below take a look at the gross mathematical errors that are found in some of our biggest Hollywood Blockbusters.
They might prove as a great starting point to a lesson by watching some of the sequences and then working through them as a class just to highlight how inaccurate some of these are.
School of Law Commencement 2012 - Jacqueline A. Berrien
Honorary Degree Recipient Jacqueline A. Berrien delivers the Commencement Address at the School of Law Commencement on May 25, 2012.
Harvard Class Day 2012 || Harvard University Commencement 2012
Harvard University's Class Day Ceremony from Tercentenary Theater in Harvard Yard on May 25, 2011. Speakers featured were Andy Samberg and Rep. Barney Frank.
Say What?: -fl- (Interactive)
In Say What, the goal is to find the right word family to finish the word. The goal for this game is consonant blend -fl-. Other beginning sounds are also reviewed.
Dictionary Skills, ABC Order: An Interactive Game
In this interactive game, students practice ABC order by placing the words from a scrambled dictionary page back into the correct order.
Combining XAML and DirectX in Metro style apps | Developing Windows 8 Metro style apps with C++ Windows 8 introduces the ability to use both XAML and DirectX in the same C++ Metro-style app, allowing you to combine the rich UI and interactivity of XAML with the power and control of DirectX graphics. Learn about the different mechanisms provided and the advantages of each approach.
Windows 8 introduces the ability to use both XAML and DirectX in the same C++ Metro-style app, allowing you to combine the rich UI and interactivity of XAML with the power and control of DirectX graphics. Learn about the different mechanisms provided and the advantages of each approach.Author(s):
Duck and Cover (Read Aloud)
Written by Jackie Urbanovic. Performed by, Terry Fator, world known ventriloquist at The Mirage, Las Vegas.When Harold, a large green alligator with a big mouth and an even bigger appetite, shows up at Irene’s seeking shelter, everyone hides, except Max. Max persuades the other critters to keep Harold well fed, while he cooks up a clever plan. But is it enough to keep the zoo detective away?
World Civilizations: An Overview
This 1:13 long lecture is about World Cultures/Civilizations and the most useful segment is at the start. The video is for sophisticated students. The video is well worth watching as it does a good summary of information and brings to the students' attention the importance of tides and currents among other things.
Wind Vectors for Hurricane Erin (WMS)
This visualization shows wind vectors for Hurricane Erin on September 10, 2001. Wind direction and speed are represented by the direction and speed of moving arrows, respectively. This animation represents a single measurement taken by the SeaWinds instrument on the QuikSCAT satellite, taken at 14:27:00 UTC on September 10, 2001. The WMS version of this animation which is available through the SVS Image Server (http://aes.gsfc.nasa.gov) presents this animation with a different timestamp for each
Organic Insecticide/Fungicide recipe.
A "do it yourself" recipe for organic insecticide. The recipe consists of simple ingredients such as soap, vegetable oil and soda.