Lesson 70 – Coffee Break Spanish
In lesson 70 of Coffee Break Spanish we’re dealing with one of the trickiest things to do in a foreign language: make telephone calls. When you can’t see the person to whom you are speaking, it makes things that bit more difficult! In this episode you’ll learn the standard phrases used when making phone calls [...]
Setting Up a Schedule for a Preschool Classroom
Setting Up a Schedule for a Preschool Classroom. Part of the series: Early Education Teaching Tips. Setting up a schedule for a preschool classroom should include time for a class meeting, dividing into small groups in different centers, outdoor play time, quiet time and another class meeting at end of the day. (2:34)
Working With Children
Working With Children. Part of the series: Early Education Teaching Tips. When working with children, create a structured environment to help them feel secure, create short lesson plans with plenty of breaks to keep their attention and allow lots of time for interaction. (1:48)
Eight Parts of Speech Powerpoint
Well done with lots of content and examples. You can even click on videos that add depth to lesson and accompanying text.
How to Write the Body of an Essay (Introductory Video)
How to Write the Body of an Essay. Part of the series: How to Write an Essay. Learn how to start to write the body of an essay in this video on writing essays. The lighting could be a little better. (58 seconds)
Colombia siezes 6 tonnes of cocaine
Colombia police intercepts three containers of cocaine destined for the U.S.
Lula cries as he says good-bye
Brazil's President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva bursts into tears during his last speech as president in his birth state Pernambuco.
The year that rocked the euro zone
2010 saw the euro zone struggling with a debt crisis, spending cuts and strikes. Greece and Ireland received bailouts while many worried about contagion and the future of the euro.
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Suresh – Lesson 46 – Health
HINDI LESSON 46 स्वास्थ्य: Swasthya = Health (See all the lesson from Suresh; See the First Lesson from Suresh; Build Your Vocabulary By Mastering 4 Words a Day) (Looking for [...]
Why Are People So Forgiving of Government Failure? Once upon a time, I developed a theory that we have much lower expectations for public-sector performance than we do for private-sector performance. We saw this in accounting standards that — when applied to Enron — resulted in market forces shutting that firm down, while the Department of Defense l
Once upon a time, I developed a theory that we have much lower expectations for public-sector performance than we do for private-sector performance. We saw this in accounting standards that — when applied to Enron — resulted in market forces shutting that firm down, while the Department of Defense l
Managing Human Resources for Health Module Guide Human resource management is one of the key functions within the broader scope of human resource development. If you are or want to become a manager in the health services, you will in all likelihood have some responsibility for managing peopl
Human resource management is one of the key functions within the broader scope of human resource development. If you are or want to become a manager in the health services, you will in all likelihood have some responsibility for managing peopl
How To Tell Time
This DVD video teaching aid, presented in under 2 hours, makes it incredibly easy for children to learn how to tell time.
Using Lines of Latitude and Longitude
This video reviews longitude, latitude, equator, Tropic of Cancer, Tropic of Capricorn, Arctic Circle, and Greenwich Meridian. There is no commentary but uses maps and visual descriptions. A musical score plays throughout video. It would be very helpful for a teacher to pause the video and explain the map. Running Time says over 5 minutes but it really only plays for about 2:44.
Mexico hikes price of cigarettes
After ringing in the New Year Mexico's smokers will face a tax increase for cigarettes, but whether this will cut down on smoking remains to be seen.
Attacks target Christians in Baghdad
At least two people are dead and 16 injured after a series of blasts in the Iraqi capital targeting Christians.
Security tight in Times Square
New Year's Eve revelers are getting ready to ring in the New Year in New York City's Times Square. Jon Decker reports.
Merkel backs euro in speech
Germany is committed to the euro, Chancellor Angela Merkel has stressed in her New Year message.
Electronics on Plastic: A Solution to the Energy Challenge, or a Pipe Dream?
As urgency to address climate change mounts, there’s ever greater interest in harnessing the unlimited potential of the sun to replace fossil fuels. This tantalizing prospect has inspired a raft of new scientific ventures, reports Stephen Forrest.
A theoretical field of silicon solar cells that is 1