I'm Talkin' About the Weekend! (kids' calendar song)
"The weekend" is one of those concepts that is often referred to by elementary teachers to their class, but I know it's a bit harder for the kids to grasp it...
Ocellated Turkey--An Overview
This short video gives excellent real life footage of Ocellated Turkeys. Students will enjoy the sights and sounds of these birds interacting in their natural environment. The ocellated turkey is a conspicuous, vibrant-colored bird that can be easily distinguished from the only other turkey species, its larger and less colourful North American cousin, the North American wild turkey (Maleagris gallopavo). The body plumage of both males and females is a striking mix of iridescent bronze and g
Technologies in Sport Symposium - Session 3
Technologies of the body, Gregor was a research scientist at the University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine, for 16 years before, in 2008, becoming an Assistant Professor at the University of Calgary’s, Program in Community Rehabilitation and Disability Studies. Currently, he is also a part-time Professor in the Faculty of Law at the University of Ottawa in Canada. In addition, Gregor is a Distinguished Scholar in the Center for Nanotechnology in Society at Arizona State University, USA and Ad
Four Peaks: Hacking Edu
This May, Four Peaks powered by the MCDM, calls on us all to boldly re-imagine higher education, moving away from an industrialized, hierarchical model to a more nimble, collaborative one. How do we need to learn? What are we willing to pay for? What are the essential skills of a 21st century workforce? What are emerging trends are already disrupting the traditional model of lecture-based, degree programs? Watch the discussion that was taped live from HuskyFest at the University of Washingt
Sousa's Greatest March
On May 14, 1897 John Philip Sousa stood at the podium of the Philadelphia Academy of Music, lifted his baton, and began leading his greatest march. Two encores later the crowd was still on its feet.
Part 2-What does an architect make?
This is lesson two on what does an architect make. It explores all the avenues of what architects make. References made to famous people. (3:46)
Keshia and Ashley work at the New Jersey State Aquarium. They give tours and know a lot about the African penguins. Keshia noticed that the curators add puzzles to some of the aquarium's other exhibits. The puzzles seem to enrich the animals' day and increase positive behaviors. They thought adding things to one of their favorite exhibits, the African penguins, might affect their behavior, too. (7:47)
Los peligros del cosmos (The History Channel) - Parte 2
¡Agujeros negros gigantes capaces de erradicar a la tierra! ¡Colisiones entre galaxias que erradican a las galaxias más débiles! ¡Fuerzas electromagnéticas que pueden borrar todas las tarjetas de crédito de la tierra! Estas y muchas más amenazas nos rodean. (10:00)
Geraldine the Giraffe Learns All About the Letter /Rr/
In this cute video, Geraldine the Giraffe learns all about the letter /Rr/. She learns how to form the letter sound correctly with her mouth and she searches her house for items that begin with the letter /Rr/. She finds a rubber glove, ruler, remote, and reading. This is a great resource to help introduce and/or review alphabet letters and sounds in the early childhood classroom. (3:57)
The Cuban Crab Migration
Every year on the island of Cuba, female land crabs migrate from their forest home to the coastline in order to release their eggs into the Caribbean Sea. This video segment from Nature highlights the many obstacles the crabs have to overcome in order to complete this annual journey. They must protect themselves from dehydration in the Caribbean heat, as well as traffic while crossing busy roads and highways. The crabs have an instinctive ability to trace changing tidal patterns of the
De zintuigen Een interactieve oefeningen over de zintuigen. De leerlingen krijgen onmiddellijk feedback, waardoor ze zelfstandig deze opdrachten kunnen maken.
Een interactieve oefeningen over de zintuigen. De leerlingen krijgen onmiddellijk feedback, waardoor ze zelfstandig deze opdrachten kunnen maken.
Mexican Sheartail Hummingbird
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a Mexican Sheartail Hummingbird. Students will enjoy the sights and sounds of this beautiful hummingbird as it interacts in its natural environment. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (0:41)
Virtual Maths Data Handling - Light Meter tool
Light Meter simulation tool
Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten – 18.01.2011
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Dienstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. TUNIS: Nach dem Sturz des tunesischen Präsidenten Ben Ali hat die neue Übergangsregierung ihre Arbeit aufgenommen. An ihr ist erstmals seit der Unabhängigkeit des Landes im Jahr 1956 die Opposition beteiligt. Drei prominente frühere Regimekritiker übernehmen Ministerposten. Allerdings werden die Schlüsselmini
21L.420 Literary Studies: The Legacy of England (MIT)
Topic: The English sense of humor. This course examines English literature across genre and historical periods. It is designed for students who want to study English literature or writing in some depth, or to know more about English literary culture and history. Students will also learn about the relationships between literary themes, forms, and conventions and the times in which they were produced. Materials include: Medieval tales, riddles, and character sketches; Renaissance lyrics and a play
Race Ethnicity: I am a Woman's Rights
Professor Susan Williams presents ""I am a Woman's Rights": Color, Class and Feminism in the Early Twentieth Century, for GRCC's Race and Ethnicity Conference
Toyota's Global Mindset Blunder in China
Thunderbird School of Global Management alumnus Donny Huang talks March 15, 2012, at the Developing Leaders for Global Roles Summit. http://www.thunderbird.edu/globalmindset
Gene Targeting Into the 21st Century
Gene Targeting Into the 21st Century: Mouse Models of Human Diseases From Cancer to Neuropsychiatric Disorders
The Kepler Mission: Searching for Other Earths in the Cosmos
Dr Fanson speaks about the Kepler project, NASA's first mission capable of discovering Earth-size planets orbiting other stars in our galaxy. Scheduled for launch in early 2009, Kepler seeks to answer an age-old question: Are there other habitable worlds in the cosmos? The centuries-old quest for other worlds like our Earth has been rejuvenated by the intense excitement and popular interest surrounding the discovery of giant planets like Jupiter orbiting stars beyond our solar system. With the e
Week #012 Review, Tuesday parola = word verita' = truth bugia = lie piu' tardi = later in ritardo = late stamattina = this morning stasera = this evening soldi = money meglio = better peggio = worse tutto = all, everything dopo = after come = how Il presidente viene domani. = The president comes tomorrow. Gli studenti vengono tardi. = The students come late. La madre tiene il bambino. = The mother holds the baby.
parola = word
verita' = truth
bugia = lie
piu' tardi = later
in ritardo = late
stamattina = this morning
stasera = this evening
soldi = money
meglio = better
peggio = worse
tutto = all, everything
dopo = after
come = how
Il presidente viene domani. = The president comes tomorrow.
Gli studenti vengono tardi. = The students come late.
La madre tiene il bambino. = The mother holds the baby.