ART100 Session 8 Fall 2011
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A Clemson Tiger Is Passionately Curious And We Earn Our Stripes
:30 Determined Spirit TV Spot for Basketball Season - Go Tigers! http://www.clemson.edu/
National Geographic-Carrier Crab
If you think your backpack's bulky, be thankful you're not a carrier crab! Watch how these crustaceans pick up anything they can to use as defense—even another animal! This is a great resource to help build background knowledge for students. (0:58)
"Math Snacks" Overruled!
Two besotted rulers must embrace proportional units in order to complete a bridge to unite their lands. It takes mathematical reasoning to deduce the problem, and solution, when engineers from Queentopia and Kingopolis try to build a bridge that meets in the middle of the river.
Overruled! addresses number and operations standards, the algebra standard, and the process standard, as established by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM). It guides students in:
"Math Snacks" Number Rights
Whole numbers are no better than any others!
Practice plotting values on the number line as a passionate activist rises up and demands equity for all numbers, including fractions and decimals.
Number Rights addresses number and operations standards as well as the process standard, as established by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM). It supports students in:
Comparing and ordering fractions, decimals, and percents efficiently and finding
Timelapse Watercolor Illustration - Harlequin Ducks
Go behind the scenes with an award-winning artist. This timelapse video puts you right in the driver's seat as famed bird artist Jonathan Alderfer creates a watercolor of two adult male Harlequin Ducks. It's all part of the Field Guide to Birds of North America, from National Geographic Books.
"Llama Llama Red Pajama" Read-Aloud by Anna Dewdney
Listen to the author and illustrator read her book Llama, Llama Red Pajamas. Llama, Llama red pajama waiting, waiting for his mama. Mama isn’t coming yet. Baby Llama starts to fret. In this infectious rhyming read-aloud, Baby Llama turns bedtime into an all-out llama drama! Tucked into bed by his mama, Baby Llama immediately starts worrying when she goes downstairs, and his soft whimpers turn to hollers when she doesn’t come right
Get to know "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" Author/Illustrator Eric Carle
Get to know Eric Carle, the beloved author/illustrator of The Very Hungry Caterpillar, The Very Busy Spider, Mister Seahorse and more! Learn about his artistic process and hear him read from some of his picture books. This is a great resource to help students make real world connections between author to text to student. (3:17)
Eric Carle discusses "The Artist Who Painted A Blue Horse"
A brilliant new Eric Carle picture book for the artist in us all!
Every child has an artist inside them, and this vibrant new picture book from Eric Carle will help let it out. The artist in this book paints the world as he sees it, just like a child. There's a red crocodile, an orange elephant, a purple fox and a polka-dotted donkey. More than anything, there's imagination. Filled with some of the most magnificently colorful animals of Eric Carle's career, this tribute to the creati
Warriors of the .Net
Warriors of the .Net is a video for introducing the Internet to novice users. It helps newcomers visualize how the Internet works. It is 12 minutes long and creatively shows an IP packet's journey through the net past routers, firewalls, and transatlantic cables. (12:50)
Sarah, Plain and Tall, The Movie, Part Nine
This selection contains part nine of the movie version of the Newbery winning book, Sarah, Plain and Tall. This selection could be used to strenghthen students' understanding of the characters and setting in the book, including the storm which occurs near the end of the book. ( 6:42)
21W.731-4 Writing and Experience (MIT)
MIT students bring rich cultural backgrounds to their college experience. This course explores the splits, costs, confusions, insights, and opportunities of living in two traditions, perhaps without feeling completely at home in either. Course readings include accounts of growing up Asian-American, Hispanic, Native American, and South-East Asian-American, and of mixed race. The texts include selections from Maxine Hong Kingston's The Woman Warrior, Kesaya E. Noda's "Growing Up Asian in America,"
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U.S. Day Ahead: Investors brace for FOMC meeting
Oct. 31 - The U.S. Federal Reserve begins its two-day policy meeting Tuesday as investors remain on edge over the state of the U.S. economy.
ELES 2011 – Le Dossier Médical Personnel : que dit le Droit ?
Titre : ELES 2011 – Le Dossier Médical Personnel : que dit le Droit ?
Intervenant(s) : Laure GARBACZ (doctorante – Ethique de la Santé et médecine légale), Frédérique CLAUDOT (MCU-PH, Faculté de Médecine de Nancy Service de Médecine Légale ; Responsable des affaires juridiques - CHU de Nancy)
Résumé : Ensemble d’informations et de données à caractère personnelles qui retracent l'histoire d'une maladie ou de l'ensemble des épisodes ayant affecté la sant
Titre : ELES 2011 – Le Dossier Médical Personnel : que dit le Droit ?
The Salt Marsh Ecosystem
This 2:21 minute video shows and explains a Salt Marsh Ecosystem serve many important functions. They buffer stormy seas, slow shoreline erosion, and provide vital food and habitat
for sea life, as well as offering shelter and nesting sites for several
species of migratory birds. Shows animals and terrain to give students a better idea of this type of feature and how it cleans the water along the coast.
Markets rally as Greece backs down
Nov 3 - Wall Street had its best gains in a week as Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou backed down from a vote that could have thrown global financial markets into a tailspin. Conway G. Gittens reports.
UMMC Physician Profile: Toby Chai, M.D.
This four-minute video introduces viewers to Dr. Toby Chai, a professor of surgery in the division of urology at the University of Maryland Medical Center. Dr. Chai's special interests include urodynamics, incontinence, female urology, bladder reconstruction. Watch this video to learn more about his practice at UMMC. Related Links: UMMC Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Health Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Surgery http://www.umm.edu/womenscenter/div_uro.htm
Impact Investing: Judith Rodin Takes On the Naysayers
In The Power of Impact Investing: Putting Markets to Work for Profit and Global Good, Rockefeller Foundation president Judith Rodin and co-author Margot Brandenburg say that impact investing offers investors a way to meet both their financial and social or environmental goals simultaneously.
Portrait of the 2010 Laureates in Economic Sciences
A look at the lives and work of Peter A. Diamond, Dale T. Mortensen and Christopher A. Pissarides, 2010 Laureates in Economic Sciences. For more information see: http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/economics/laureates/2010/#