Stocks surge as shoppers boost hopes
July 7 - Summary of business headlines: Nasdaq closes near 10-1/2 year high as consumers shop and hiring rebounds; News Corp's James Murdoch says newspaper hacking regrettable was painful decision; Apple acknowledges security risk to devices. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Singapore Math: Introducing model drawing 4th grade
This 4:27 video presents a short introduction to Singapore's model drawing in a fourth grade classroom. The sound quality is a little weak and the images of the screen are poor.
Coit Tower Projection, San Francisco 2004 - Living Ohlone, July 3rd and 4th, 2004
On July 3rd and 4th, 2004 a projection took place on the face of San Francisco's Coit Tower. This projection was a celebration of the rich indigenous heritage of the San Francisco Bay Area.
The projection featured images relating to Ohlone culture and life, illuminating a unique historical perspective of the Bay Area and honoring the original people of this land.
The project was supported by San Francisco and Parks, the Telegraph Hill Dwellers and the San Francisco Art Instit
A free energy market
The student will take a look at a folder of the VREG (the Flemish regulation agency for the electricity and Gas market) and will search for the cheapest energy supplier. During the research, the student will make a comprehensive summary of the text and write an assessment comparing the different energy suppliers.
Bees and plant growth
Bees help pollinate plants so they can reproduce. There are three different kinds of bees, and the queen bee is the largest. Bees keep their honey in their hives.
"Signals and Systems, Spring 2010"
"6.003 covers the fundamentals of signal and system analysis, focusing on representations of discrete-time and continuous-time signals (singularity functions, complex exponentials and geometrics, Fourier representations, Laplace and Z transforms, sampling) and representations of linear, time-invariant systems (difference and differential equations, block diagrams, system functions, poles and zeros, convolution, impulse and step responses, frequency responses). Applications are drawn broadly from
Fare un appuntamento: making an appointment
In this section you learn to make an appointment. Whilst listening you fill in the correct word in the correct sentence, after this you arrange the sentences in their correct order in the text. You indicate the expressions which show that you are (not) in agreement. Finally you listen to sentences and decide whether or not they are questions or announcements.
Gli italiani e il tempo libero CL: my hobbies
At the completion of this lesson you will be able to talk about the leisure activities of the Italians. You will read a short text and indicate what types of hobbies Italians have. You will pay special attention to declinations of third-person plural. Then, you will fill in the text with other words A word list may possibly help you with this. You will then answer yes or no questions; lastly, you will answer open-ended questions.
Public health care takes measures against smoking
At the completion of this chapter you will be able to understand the steps taken against smoking. While understanding the text, you will be listening for specific information. By using the correct tenses and expression, you will place certain decisions into the future.
Famous Irish Scientists - Quiz
A general knowledge quiz about famous Irish scientists
Use of Literature in Teaching History
Information about how a historical novel or eye-witness account set in earlier times can give children an insight into experiences of previous generations.
La météo par texto: een SMS schrijven
Op het einde van deze les kun je het weer op je vakantiebestemming beschrijven in een SMS. Eerst leer je wat over sms-taal. Daarna schrijf je de boodschappen voluit. En tenslotte schrijf je zelf een sms over het weer op je vakantiebestemming.
Coordination Exam: Normal Exam: Tandem Gait
The patient is asked to walk heel-to-toe. Note steadiness. Tandem gait requires the patient to narrow the station and maintain balance over a 4-5 inch width. Patients with midline ataxias have difficulty with tandem gait. The first principle of neurologic diagnosis is regional or anatomical localization. In order to become skillful the student must understand how structure relates to function of the nervous system. The neurologic examination permits "dissection" of the nervous system and localiz
Following Two Scientists Through the Scientific Process
This interactive activity adapted from NOVA provides students a way to gain a more accurate understanding of how science is done. Two videos, which feature the work of renowned scientists Percy Julian and Judah Folkman, demonstrate that while scientists may use an orderly approach to learn new information and solve problems, they proceed along different paths in their quests. Instead of referring to a delineated set of steps, the term "scientific process" encompasses the true nature of scientifi
Inside a baby seed
Students will identify the three main parts of a seed after the bean/seeds have been soaked in water overnight.
Berlin: Changing Center of a Changing Europe
Berlin's emergence as Germany's new political capital symbolizes the end of communism and a transformation occurring throughout the country and continent. Many of the issues that Germany now confronts — such as the shift of considerable resources to rebuild Eastern Germany and the rise of neo-Nazi sentiments — are seen in microcosm in Berlin. (27:23)
Do You Want to be a Firefighter? (NYFD Firehouse Tour)
NYFD Firehouse Tour - New York's heroes give The Doctors a tour of the firehouse and ask their questions about managing back pain, how much coffee is too much and more. (03:49)