1.6 Keeping up-to-date
This unit will help you to identify and use information in business and management, whether for your work, study or personal purposes. Experiment with some of the key resources in this subject area, and learn about the skills which will enable you to plan searches for information, so you can find what you are looking for more easily. Discover the meaning of information quality, and learn how to evaluate the information you come across. You will also be introduced to the many different ways of or
Daedaluus and Icarus - Quiz
Quiz about Daedaluus and Icaru.
Lumbriculus blood pathway
The blood of the lumbriculus is not pumped by a heart. The blood is pumped by contractions of the body of the worm. The circulatory system of the lumbriculus is much more simple than that of humans.
Insects and adaptation
All insects have six jointed legs and a hard exoskeleton covering. The bodies of insects are divided into three parts- the head, the thorax, and the abdomen. Insects are the only animals to have wings and most insects have a pair of antennae.
Chanson : Désolé, Sexion d'assaut De leerlingen analyseren het liedje Désolé van Sexion d'assaut. Het liedje is heel populair bij de jongeren (vooral bij moslims).
De leerlingen analyseren het liedje Désolé van Sexion d'assaut. Het liedje is heel populair bij de jongeren (vooral bij moslims).
Diabetes and Meal Planning
This patient education program explains and promotes healthy eating habits, especially in relation to diabetes. It reviews how diet effects diabetes, the food groups, what constitutes a healthy diet, the food pyramid, and blood sugar levels. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Authors@Google: Dan Schawbel
Dan Schawbel, author of Me 2.0, speaking at the Google Boston office about building a personal brand for career success. Dan is the Managing Partner of Millennial Branding, LLC and has been recognized as a personal branding guru by The New York Times. http://www.youtube.com/user/personalbrandingblog http://www.personalbrandingblog.com/
Inside the News: Risk trades trimmed ahead of stress tests
Risk trades are trimmed ahead of Europe's bank stress tests, with U.S. Treasuries and the dollar regaining composure after a fresh ratings warning on the U.S. debt ceiling. European shares to fall.
Seoul : U.S. will meet debt deadline
July 15 - South Korea's finance minister says not preparing contingency plans for a possible fallout from debt crises in the U.S. and the euro zone. Arnold Gay reports.
In this video from WVIZ Cleveland, learn about Michael Salinger, a leading Spoken Word performer, and his students as they prepare to compete in a national poetry slam.
Phenotypic Variation in Plants
This resource is a detailed manual of protocols and instructional information for carrying out an undergraduate laboratory exercise in ecology and evolutionary biology, including student outlines, instructors notes, and suggested questions for laboratory reports.
Auditory discrimination difficulties may play a significant part in the poor language skills often associated with the special needs pupil and the teacher will need to pay particular attention to this area of development. Lessons here attempt to integrate listening skills into the general development of language in the young child.
Dan Kurtzer on Palestinian statehood
A former American ambassador to Israel and Egypt says diplomacy hasn't run its course in the Middle East peace process
Tires and ecosystems
Tires are one of the worst things that can be thrown into a landfill. They take up a lot of room and they can collect rainwater that is a prime breeding ground for mosquitoes. Tires can be repurposed, or used for other purposes, such as tire swings and playground toys. They can also be recycled and used to make school gym floors and shoes.
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Growing and Graphing
Students visit a 2nd and a 4th grade class to measure the heights of older students using large building blocks as a non-standard unit of measure. They can also measure adults in the school community. Results are displayed in age-appropriate bar graphs (paper cut-outs of miniature building blocks glued on paper to form a bar graph) comparing the different age groups. The activities that comprise this lesson help students develop the concepts and vocabulary to describe, in a non-ambiguous way, ho
Scale of the Galaxy - Khan Academy
This is a thirteen-minute video concerning the scale of the galaxy. Sal Khan of uses computer software with images for demonstration.
Scale of Solar System - Khan Academy
This is a twelve-and-a-half-minute video concerning the scale of the Solar System. Sal Khan uses computer software with images for demonstration. (12:31)