Darwin's Frog--An Overview
This short video gives excellent real life footage of several Darwin's Frogs. Discovered by Charles Darwin in the thick, gloomy forests of southern-central Chile, Darwin’s frog (Rhinoderma darwinii) possesses a distinctive appearance and an unusual biology. The head of this species has a triangular appearance due to the presence of a pronounced, fleshy proboscis that projects from the tip of the snout. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real w
Mark S. George, M.D. Physician Profile
Meet Mark S. George, M.D., he is the Director of the Brain Stimulation Laboratory at the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. George was awarded his M.D. from the Medical University of South Carolina and completed his Residency at MUSC as well. He completed his Fellowship at the National Hospital for Neurological Diseases in London and the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda Maryland. He is Board Certified in Neurology and Psychiatry.
Galapagos Land Iguana--An Overview
This very short video gives excellent real life footage of a Galapagos Land Iguana. This species of Galapagos Land Iguana is very large, growing to lengths of over a meter. The short head is blunt and the back legs are thick and powerful, with long sharp claws on the toes. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 2 Minutes)
Hatchling Galapagos Land Iguanas Emerging from Nest
This short video gives excellent real life footage of baby Galapagos Land Iguanas emerging from their nest and moving about their environment. This species of Galapagos Land Iguana is very large, growing to lengths of over a meter. The short head is blunt and the back legs are thick and powerful, with long sharp claws on the toes. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 2 Minutes)
Galapagos Land Iguana Moving Through Habitat
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a Galapagos Land Iguana moving through its habitat. Students will enjoy the close up views of this amazing reptile. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 2 Minutes)
George Eliot's Life and Writing Career
This 6:36 video provides a fairly indepth biography of her life and accomplishments.
Fish Eagle Hunting Flamingos (Narrated by David Tennant)
Fish eagle hunts flamingos in Lake Bogoria. Video clip from BBC's Earthflight.
15.01.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Sonntag - als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. An Bord des havarierten Kreuzfahrtschiffs vor der italienischen Küste haben Rettungskräfte einen dritten Überlebenden entdeckt. Die Feuerwehr teilte mit, sie hätten mit der Person gesprochen, sie aber noch nicht geborgen. In der Nacht zu Sonntag war ein Paar aus Südkorea gerettet worden, das seine Flitterwochen
Learn Japanese Grammar Video - Absolute Beginner #2 - Asking Simple Questions in Japanese
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Welcome to JapanesePod101.com’s Learn Japanese Grammar Video Series-Absolute Beginner. Over twenty-five video lessons, we will teach you the absolute essentials of Japanese grammar using a powerful combination of audio and video. Each audio grammar explanation is enhanced with motion graphics so you can follow along visually every step of the way. [...]
Upper Intermediate Series #7 - Expresando el desacuerdo
Learn Spanish with Spanish with Spanishpod101.com! Can you feel the tension in the air? Do not, I repeat, do not get involved with a heated group of intellectuals when it comes to their literary preferences. Join Kathy and Ana as the add their two cents to this argument and also explain constructions with “sino” and [...]
My Father's Dragon
This video version of My Father's Dragon by Ruth Stiles Gammett includes text, narration, and pictures. It is listed on the Corestandards.org website as part of the suggested reading material for grades 2-3. (03:30)
Google+ Hangout: Phobos-Grunt re-entry
On January 15, 2012, the Russian spacecraft Phobos-Grunt re-entered over the Pacific ocean and burned up. During this time, I reported the event live with Planetary Society science journalist Emily Lakdawalla on a Google+ Hangout. You can read Emily's blog at http://www.planetary.org/blog My G+ page is http://plus.google.com/108952536790629690817/posts
Using Technology in the Social Studies Classroom
Lesson ObjectiveStudents take advantage of the Internet to broadcast school news. Questions to ConsiderHow does Mr. Odom connect Social Studies, literacy, and technology?How is critical thinking encouraged in this lesson?How does Mr. Odom incorporate 21st Century skills?Common Core StandardsELA.WHST.9-10.6
Explaining the Momentum behind the Council of Europe's Norm Entrepreneurship
Dr Gwendolyn Sasse, Oxford, gives the fifth talk for The Evolution of International Norms and Norm Entrepreneurship: The Council of Europe in Comparative Perspective This one-day workshop will bring together officials and researchers working on the Council of Europe and international norms more generally. Our emphasis on the Council of Europe gives a concrete empirical starting point for consideration of international norms, norm 'entrepreneurship', and human rights. How do norms come onto the i
On the Move in the 21st Century
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Anderson Student Center Opening
"Soft" Opening and Ribbon Cutting for St. Thomas's new Anderson Student Center.
Nitin Garg, M.D. Physician Profile
Meet Nitin Garg, M.D. He was awarded his M.D by All India Institute of Medical Sciences. Dr. Garg completed his Residency at Creighton University School of Medicine and did a Fellowship at the Mayo Clinic. His Specialty is Vascular Surgery and he is Board Certified in Surgery.
Fist to Five Feedback
Lesson ObjectiveLearn to gather immediate feedback using a 0-5 (Fist to Five) scale. Questions to ConsiderWhy is important to elicit feedback for students' content and emotional needs?What information is important to you, as the teacher, when asking students for Fist to Five feedback?Brainstorm three ways that you could use Fist to Five feedback in your classroom.
Breakingviews: Indulging in Goldman compensation
How much the firm pays each year is the equivalent of banker porn. Breakingviews columnists gawk -- and analyze.
Nicole Krüger - die berufliche Chatterin der ZBW
By: ZBW Dieses Interview ist das erste in unserer neuen Reihe "ZBW Report". In lockerer Folge berichten hier Mitarbeiterinnen und Mitarbeiter der ZBW über ihre interessante Arbeit.