The Industrial Revolution: The Steam Engine
By the late 1700s, the coal powered steam engine was widely used in English factories. Its operation, based on valve-piston action, was a great advancement for its time, further increasing industrial productivity. This video does a good job of showing how the steam engine works and its importance in the Industrial Revolution. Best used as part of a study on technology and/or with a drawing of a steam engine as the video is short.
Learning space evaluation
The subject of physical learning space has in recent years become increasingly complex This reflection examines what evidence exists in this area
Water on the Web
WOW lessons are designed for infusion into the existing science curriculums for college freshmen and advanced high school students. The lessons use the aquatic environment and real lake data to explore basic science concepts through two different approaches: a directed study (״Studying״) and an inquiry (״Investigating״) approach. The directed studies allow students to apply and learn concepts through direct, guided experience. The inquiry lessons provide a more open-ended opportunity for stu
Evaluation of 'Business Enterprise' Module
This report outlines a process of evaluation for a business enterprise module. This exploratory research investigates the impact of 'contextual' based evaluation of enterprise education curricula
Delta IV rocket blasts off carrying "next generation" satellite
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe The Delta IV rocket lifts off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, carrying a "next-generation" satellite for the U.S. Air Force. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, finan
How to Make a Crepe Paper Rose
An elementary school teacher explains how to make a crepe paper rose. It can be done by folding several sheets of tissue paper like an accordion, wrapping a single pipe cleaner around the center of the tissue paper and fanning out the leaves of paper to make a flower shape. You can make many of these flowers to create a fun flower bouquet. This is a good craft for young children because it doesn't require scissors or glue and is good for building dexterity.
ISOM Advice David Fubini
ISOM Advice David Fubini
Colour Music: Botborg segment
Botborg is an international audio-visual performance group that fuses and rewires raw electronic signals to create intensely visceral experiences of sound-colour synaesthesia. Using a complex array of custom electronics, Botborg create totally live multi-sensory assaults of interdependent colour and rhythm, pushing the limits of technology to invoke the maximum possible stimulation of their audience's mind and body. Botborg work with a level of experimentation and improvisation that places them
William C. Norris Institute 25th Anniversary Celebration, June 5, 2014
The University of St. Thomas honored Norb Berg, retired vice chairman of the board, Control Data Corporation, with the inaugural William C. Norris Award for Social Entrepreneurship at a luncheon on June 5, 2014. The award was given to Berg during a celebration of the William C. Norris Institute's 25th anniversary. It was Berg's idea that led to the creation of the William C. Norris Institute in 1988, which was launched as a result of his securing the initial funding of $10 million from Control D
Did You Know? NYIT's Visual Identity
Our animated video features quick facts about the NYIT brand's color palette, fonts, and logo. Produced for The Box Blog. http://www.nyit.edu/box
De ideale school : Opdrachten bij artikel Deze klasactiviteit bouwt verder op een artikel waarin het idee van Caroline Gennez uit de doeken wordt gedaan om de schoolweek aan te passen. De leerlingen lezen en bespreken het artikel. Ze argumenteren zelf over de voor- en …
Deze klasactiviteit bouwt verder op een artikel waarin het idee van Caroline Gennez uit de doeken wordt gedaan om de schoolweek aan te passen.
De leerlingen lezen en bespreken het artikel. Ze argumenteren zelf over de voor- en …
21F.302 French II (MIT)
21F.302/352 is the second part of an introductory course to the French language and culture with an emphasis on the acquisition of vocabulary and grammatical concepts through active communication. The course is conducted entirely in French and students interact in French with their classmates from the very beginning. They also receive exposure to the language via a variety of authentic sources such as the Internet, audio, video and printed materials which help them develop cultural awareness as
The Busy World of Richard Scarry-Play it Safe - Brush Your Teeth
This video emphasizes the importance of brushing and flossing. The students will enjoy the characters and will enjoy listening to the catchy tune----"Brush your teeth and brush them well. This is how we do it. This is how it's done. Brushing teeth is fun!" (1:06)
Golden Moments in Sports
Emmy Award-winning broadcaster Ron Barr has interviewed some of the most legendary sports figures in the history of athletic competition, including John Wooden, Dale Earnhardt, Mickey Mantle, R.A. Dickey, Willie Mays, Bill Russell, Bonnie Blair, Jim Brown and Joe Frazier. Barr brings his charismatic interview style to a unique roundtable discussion of his historic conversations and the Library's acquisition of the Sports Byline archive. Participants included Brian Billick, Adonal Foyle, Gene DeA
Derecho Financiero III (2012)
El Derecho Financiero III consta de los siguientes contenidos: - Estudio de los impuestos cedidos totalmente a las Comunidades Autónomas. - Estudio de los ingresos correspondientes a las Comunidades Autónomas, con especial referencia a su sistema tributario. - Estudio de los ingresos de las Corporaciones locales, con especial referencia a su sistema tributario.
Lecture 02 - 3/31/2010
Graphic Illustration of Star Size in Comparison to Other Planets
This is an animation illustrating the size of stars in comparison with Earth and the other planets. This clip shows the vast sizes in an extremely graphical way. (02:34).
The Arts in Every Classroom: Collaborating With a Cultural Resource
A fourth–grade teacher and a museum educator in New Orleans collaborate to develop a unit of study with ties to language arts, social studies, and visual art. Students explore the work of a well–known artist, visit an exhibition of his work, meet for a drawing lesson alongside the Mississippi River, and create poems and pictures that they proudly display to their parents.
Same Day Crowns Read My Bar Graph!
Video link (see supported sites below). Please use the original link, not the shortcut, e.g. www.youtube.com/watch?v=abcde
In this "Cyberchase" video clip, the kids create their own bar graph to track the amount of bugs in the main Cybrary. They compare their bar graph to the one that Hacker created (to trick Ms. Fileshare, the librarian) and realize that the two bar graphs are based on different scales. (01:10)
Read My Bar Graph!