How to Choose the Right Bird Feeder
A three minute interview wit Susan Maranhao about using bird feeders to attract birds to your yard and it includes different types of birds as well. Good instructions.
I like to move it!
This web quest explores Sir Isaac Newton's 3 Laws of Motion.
Herfsthoofd : Theatervoorstelling over dementie In de theatervoorstelling Herfsthoofd wordt een familie geconfronteerd met haar dementerende vader. Door de toenemende …
In een ziekenhuis laten opnemen?
Of in een rustoord plaatsen?
In de theatervoorstelling Herfsthoofd wordt een familie geconfronteerd met haar dementerende vader.
Door de toenemende …
Saturday Night on the Range: Rural Life in World War I Era Montana
We often like to imagine rural life in the past as timeless, "traditional," and in some way simpler and more authentic. Yet, rural life in the years around World War I, while sometimes recalled as simpler, could often seem very much like life anywhere else. In this interview, conducted by Laurie Mercier in 1982 for the Montana Historical Society, Tom Staff remembers how Montana farmers took other jobs to supplement their incomes. Here he described how the road crew he worked on left camp for dan
Hurricane Linda from GOES: September 11, 1997 (Zoom In and Rotate)
GOES Hurricane Linda Sept. 1997 for Release in March 1998 - zoom in- rotate
Hurricanes Frances, Ivan, and Jeanne Bring Record Rainfall
This animation shows the daily rain accumulation between September 2 and 28, 2004. Areas of red show where at least 3 inches of accumulated rain were recorded. Areas of yellow show 1 inch of accumulated rain. The green path represents the track of Hurricane Frances from August 25, 2004 till September 9, 2004. The red line represents the track of Hurricane Ivan from September 2, 2004 till September 23, 2004. Purple is Hurricane Jeanne from September 13, 2004 till September 28, 2004.
Top Mercury Facts
Robert Massey of the Royal Astronomical Society offers the viewer fascinating information concerning Mercury. (02:08)
Dragon Tales-The Hello Song
In this video, students will see and hear the Dragon tales and other characters sing the hello song. Words to the song appear on the screen and each word is highlighted as it is sung. This is a cute song that will help to teach appropriate greeting skills to young learners. Some of the lyrics include the following: Say hello, hello, hello, hello, say it high, say it low, say it fast, say it slow. (1:34)
Dragon Tales Sing "Hum"-Coping with Fear, Trying New Things
This cute animated video will help students with some conflict resolution techniques when they are nervous and scared. The words to the song appear on the screen and each word is highlighted as it is sung. This is a good resource for a teachable moment in the classroom and for a guidance counseling group/individual session. Content is appropriate for elementary students. (1:35)
computer simulation of structural collapse
This is created by VFIFE (V-5, vector form intrinsic finite element) developed recently at National Central University, Taiwan. V-5 is capable of calculating position changes and body deformation simultaneously. It is based on the mechanics concept of Motion Analysis.
13 questions (with answers) on reflection, refraction, interference and diffraction. Some or all may be suitable as a revision worksheet, a homework assignment or for test papers.
Light and Lenses: Using Lenses to Form Images
This is the 2nd lesson the series, "Light and Lenses." This lesson shows how to draw ray diagrams showing how light is refracted through convex lenses and demonstrates how to use the diagrams to determine size, position and nature of an image formed by a convex lens. (15:17)
Why Bastiat Is Still Great [Introduction to The Bastiat Collection (2011), a fantastic new edition, containing all his most important works in a pocket size at an incredibly low price. It is a treasure. An MP3 audio file of this article, narrated by the author, is available for d Slide Right on By Using an Inclined Plane New Venture Development and Industry Analysis Map (graduate level) Shrinking the economy Using composite materials to replace bone Loss of sea otters, loss of kelp forests Killdeer eggs
Students explore building a pyramid, learning about the simple machine called an inclined plane. They also learn about another simple machine, the screw, and how it is used as a lifting or fastening device. During a hands-on activity, students see how the angle of inclination and pull force can make it easier (or harder) to pull an object up an inclined plane.
The Venture Development courses (I & II) are the capstone courses of the McGuire Entrepreneurship Program. It is the core of your program-wide studies, and it is within the context of these two courses that students conceive and develop an investment quality comprehensive business plan. You will participate in a wide variety of learning activities and complete a number of specific assignments, all designed to support this goal. Throughout these activities and assignments, your key deliverable is
In this podcast Dr Robert Hoffmann talks about how important psychology is to business and asks if we have talked ourselves into recession. Dr Hoffmann is a member of the International Centre for Behavioural Business Research (ICBBR) within the Nottingham University Business School(NUBS). The centre has also recently opened a new extension at The University of Nottingham, Ningbo China. The centre's research brings together a range of experts who share an interest in studying decision-making in
In this podcast, Professor Chris Rudd, Dean of the faculty of Engineering at the University of Nottingham, describes his work with composite materials in the car industry and how it can be applied to the field of medicine. Traditionally, patients who have lost bone in an accident or have had bone removed due to cancer have had to endure two very long and very painful operations. One operation to attach steel plates to the bone, and a second operation once the bone has healed, to remove them. F
Events that affect one population typically affect other populations. This phenomenon is demonstrated by the otter-urchin-kelp connection.
Killdeer are birds, and they lay eggs just like all other birds do. Killdeer lay their eggs on the ground, in gravel, on rooftops, or wherever the splotchy pattern of the eggs may be hidden best. The eggshells are hard for added protection.
[Introduction to The Bastiat Collection (2011), a fantastic new edition, containing all his most important works in a pocket size at an incredibly low price. It is a treasure. An MP3 audio file of this article, narrated by the author, is available for d
Slide Right on By Using an Inclined Plane
New Venture Development and Industry Analysis Map (graduate level)
Shrinking the economy
Using composite materials to replace bone
Loss of sea otters, loss of kelp forests