UW 360 February 2011: UW Drama Costume Shop
Since the 1930s, students and staff have designed and made costumes at UW Drama's costume shop. Supervisor Josie Gardner gives us a behind-the-scenes look at how the costumes are made, and also how the shop preserves donations of historic clothing and costumes.
Motivating and Inspiring Learning through Technology
Elementary teacher, Mary Krueger, presents "Motivating and Inspiring Learning through Technology" at GRCC for future teachers.
SJUSD Teaching Pool Clip
25.02.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Samstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Nach wochenlangem Beschuss durch die syrische Armee haben Mitarbeiter des Roten Halbmonds erstmals Bewohner der Oppositionshochburg Homs in Sicherheit bringen können. Wie das Internationale Komitee vom Roten Kreuz in Genf mitteilte, wurden sieben Verletzte sowie 20 Frauen und Kinder mit einem Fahrzeugkonvoi auf sicheres Gebiet gebracht. Die Hilfsorganisat
Pizza Toppings Using a Venn Diagram
In this video segment from Cyberchase, Bianca wants to pick up a pizza to share with her two friends. Each of the three friends has topping preferences, so Bianca hopes to create a pizza that will satisfy all of their requests. In order to organize the preferences, Bianca draws a Venn Diagram and then arranges the pizza toppings according to the diagram. (3:25)
Several Short Rails Make More Than A Whole
In this video segment from Cyberchase the CyberSquad is trying to get to the Mother’s Day Harvest on the Madre Bonita Express train. Hacker has ripped out a piece of the train track, however, and Digit must use decimal addition to find a way to repair the track using only the pieces available. (2:47)
Tango dancers sashay in Argentina
Aug. 23 - With a twist and dip, the World Tango Championships glide into action in Buenos Aires. tara Cleary reports.
La asignatura tiene como objetivo la adquisición de una competencia comunicativa en lengua inglesa dentro del nivel B1 del Marco común europeo de referencia para las lenguas, según el cual "se adquiere cuando el estudiante es capaz de comprender los puntos principales de textos claros y en lengua estándar si tratan sobre cuestiones que le son conocidas, ya sea en situaciones de trabajo, de estudio o de ocio; cuando sabe desenvolverse en la mayor parte de las situaciones que pueden surgir dur
Man charged in U.S. for spying on Syrian protesters
Oct. 12 - U.S. prosecutors said a Syrian-born U.S. citizen has been arrested and charged in Virginia with spying on anti-Syrian protesters in the U.S. Sarah Irwin reports.
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The Cremation of Sam McGee by Robert Service
This eight minute video show the reading this famous and humorous poem. An excellent example of the many forms that poetry can take and a great way to get student interest. Students may need to be told what cremation means.
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Blow Me Away: Making Homemade Bubble Solution
In this video, the Activity TV science team shows how to make homemade bubbles using dish soap, water, and corn syrup. Students use their creativity to make their own bubble loops. This activity gives young children the opportuntiy to practice measurement skills and following directions.
The Temperaments by Ezra Pound (poetry reading)
A cuckold is a husband whose wife has been unfaithful to him. It was felt by some men to be the ultimate humiliation. The word cuckold is derived from cuckoo - a bird that lays it's eggs in other bird's nests, to be fed and nurtured by them. Impregnating another man's wife is a way of fathering children and escaping the cost and burden of fatherhood. But why did he "have to be four times cuckold". Would not once have been enough? "Wise are the Children in these dayes that know their owne
PSA: Prefreshman Engineering Summer Program (TexPREP)
The Texas Prefreshman Engineering Program (TexPREP) provides educational enrichment opportunities for high ability middle school and high school students interested in pursuing science-based careers. The program takes place every summer at Del Mar College; registration information is available in the PSA.
SFU VISION LAUNCH
On February 20, 2012, Simon Fraser University President Andrew Petter and Chancellor Carole Taylor launched the university's new strategic vision at the Bill Reid Gallery. Visit the SFU Engage website at http://www.sfu.ca/engage
Battle of the Bags
Death at Jamestown
English settlers arrived at Jamestown expecting riches to fall into their hands, but were soon faced with a much harsher reality. English settlers ignored the advice from the Native Indians and couldn’t survive most of the harsh winter. (1:07)
Charles Acuna of the White Mountain Apache Tribe takes a look at how Native Americans made their arrows in a video clip with host R. Lee Ermey of History's Mail Call. (4:33)