Victoria Archbold - 60 seconds research
Victoria Archbold, Senior Lecturer in Psychology of Physical Activity and Health at Leeds Metropolitan University has only 60 seconds to describe her research interests.
Pete Seeger - The Water is Wide
Believed to be either an English or Scottish folk song, "The Water is Wide" originated around the 1600's.
Originally Oh Waly Waly, about Lady Barbara Erskine, daughter of the 9th
Earl of Mar. Married the 2nd Marquis of Douglas in 1670, but falsley
accused of adultery by , Lowrie of Blackwood, a man she would not love.
She returned to her father and died unmarried.
Bats Swarm to Survive
This is an interesting video from National Geographic that showcases the act of bats swarming. It looks at the largest group of bats on the planet in Texas and explains why they live together in such large groups. This can be used to compliment the Common Core Test Exemplar informational text Bat Loves The Night. (02:24)
Human Prehistory 101: Epilogue
Final video in a series that introduces human prehistory, this video describes how when people started crossing oceans, genetic and cultural differences between people from different continents began fading. (02:46)
Beginner Grammar 'Shi'
Beginner Grammar 'Shi'.
Communicating Across Cultures, Spring 2005
In an increasingly interconnected world, communicating across cultures is a crucial skill in the international networks of business, science, and technology. Subject examines a range of communication styles and techniques resulting from different cultural norms and traditions. It begins with a general theoretical framework and then moves into case studies. Topics include understanding the relationship between communication and culture, differences in verbal and non-verbal communication styles, b
Interactive Math Story about Fractions
This animated story reviews basic fractions to students. The student is read orally while the words appear at the bottom of the screen. Students are asked a question and the story pauses before it answers. This is a great resource to introduce and/or review basic fractions in the elementary classroom. (1:42)
Estimating Lengths and Areas
This 2:35 video explains some important terms for math students and it starts with a variety of them so students should be prepared to take a great many notes or have a handout of them. They include area and length among others. Many definitions explains as well.
Thunderbird Interim President
Thunderbird School of Global Management transfers presidential authority to U.S. Ambassador Barbara Barrett on April 27, 2012, in Glendale, Arizona.
Groups in Moodle, Part 2 of 2 (Groupings)
Groups in Moodle, Part 2 of 2 - groupings. (10:11)
Ramesses II statue moved to the University of Memphis campus.
Time lapse video of Ramesses II statue moved to the University of Memphis campus.
Tierra - La película de nuestro planeta (10/10)
"Tierra" es un documental de nuestro planeta y un
recordatorio de la delicada fragilidad del lugar donde vivimos. Este documental es una serie de diez videos y está adecuado para estudiantes de escuela intermedia y secundaria. Esto podría funcionar como una introducción a ciencias naturales. El documental también habla sobre el calentamiento global. Las partes 2 y 5 del documental están bloqueados debido a los derechos de autor. Parte 5 del documental tie
Elizabeth and Caitlin and their pets Sassie and Chime are agility dogs who've been in training since they were puppies. They noticed that some of the obstacles in the agility course are the same color. They always thought dogs were colorblind. No one could say Sassie and Charm aren't colorful, but their DragonflyTV question is: Can our dogs see colors or are they really colorblind? (5mins)
Colonists Protest British Policies
From the 1760's onward, colonial anger grows as the British pass a series of taxes and laws. With each one, the two groups move closer to war. In this video clip, learn more about how new British taxes fueled the fire of the American Revolution. (0:50)
Soil Types and Soil Structure
In this animated video, students will learn what plants need to grow. They include the following: 1. Amount of Sunlight, 2. Availability of Water, 3. Availability of Air, and 4. Availability of Nutrients. 3 different types of soil are addressed-sandy, clay, and loam. Students will easily understand the concrete and colorful visuals. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (5:42)
La Ratita Presumida - un cuento corto para niños (en español)
Tradicional cuento corto infantil de la ratita presumida, pero con final
feliz, como nos gusta a nosotros. Un bonito cuento que enseña que no
hay que fiarse de las apariencias. (5:24)
Spring 2012 Flag Ceremony
Thunderbird School of Global Management students representing 35 countries participate in the commencement flag ceremony April 27, 2012, in Glendale, Arizona.