What is Energy?
With an introduction to the ideas of energy, students discuss specific types of energy and the practical sources of energy. Hands-on activities help them identify types of energy in their surroundings and enhance their understanding of energy.
Breaking away from the math book : creative projects for K-8
This site, developed by two university instructors, offers 37 lesson plans for hands-on learning activities for grades K-8 to reinforce or introduce concepts. Lessons cover a multitude of topics. Several involve constructing containers; these require students to look at the connection between dimensions and volume. For example, the lesson on Capacity has students make several boxes of different dimensions and calculate the capacity of each box. The boxes are then used to measure dry rice. Other
Are You An Energy Efficient Consumer?
This activity engages students in learning about ways to become energy efficient consumers. Students examine how different countries and regions around the world use energy over time as reflected in night light levels. They then track their own energy use, identify ways to reduce their individual energy consumption, and explore how community choices impact the carbon footprint.
Beddington to West Wickham and back via Beckenham
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Online rekenlessen Op www.rekenlessen.nl kun je je rekenvaardigheid oefenen zoveel je wilt. Alle onderdelen van het rekenen komen hier aan bod. De website wordt regelmatig uitgebreid. Je kiest zelf welke oefeningen je …
Op www.rekenlessen.nl kun je je rekenvaardigheid oefenen zoveel je wilt. Alle onderdelen van het rekenen komen hier aan bod. De website wordt regelmatig uitgebreid. Je kiest zelf welke oefeningen je …
Jan Ligthartgroep : Oefensite Op deze website is het mogelijk om via links allerlei opdrachten te oefenen met name voor de vakgebieden taal en rekenen. Er wordt onderscheid gemaakt tussen de onderbouw, middenbouw en bovenbouw. Daarnaast zijn er enkele …
Op deze website is het mogelijk om via links allerlei opdrachten te oefenen met name voor de vakgebieden taal en rekenen. Er wordt onderscheid gemaakt tussen de onderbouw, middenbouw en bovenbouw.
Daarnaast zijn er enkele …
Eddie and the Hagfish
Hagfish are amazing ocean fishes! They are found nearly worldwide mostly in deeper ocean environments, and are some of the most primitive fishes in existence...
This is a teacher-made video explaining how to multiply polynomials. She gives two examples. The teacher can be heard narrating to the classroom, with the classroom responding, while the screen shows her working on a piece of lined paper. The teacher's voice appears loud during times. You may want to adjust the volume. (10:45)
Reading Rainbow: Watch the Stars Come Out
Videotaped at Ellis Island in 1985, this 28 minute video shows immigrants landing at Ellis Island. It shows the variety of immigrants and they company that they came from that landed in this point of entry. The video is an overview of immigration, but does not offer statistical data and tends to be a general overview.
Interdisciplinary Studies: Natalie Salim '11
Natalie Salim '11, created her own major in marine photography through the Interdisciplinary Studies program. In a recent printmaking, class, Natalie blended her photography and love of biology to create a series of prints that focus on details in marine life.
SMU Research Day 2012
SMU graduate students — and a limited number of undergraduates — present results of research they have completed at SMU at the annual Graduate Student Research Day. This year's event was held Friday, February 10, 2012, in the Ballroom of Hughes-Trigg Student Center. The aims of this event are to foster communication between students in different programs, give students the opportunity to present their work in formats they will use as professionals, and share with the SMU community and othe
This Week @Minnesota: Gopher Basketball, Safer Sex Week, & Vet Diagnostic Lab
This episode of This Week @ Minnesota features highlights from the Men's Gopher Basketball game, SHADE's Safer Sex Week, and the U's Veterinary Diagnostic Lab, which made national headlines in identifying the cause of death of a pigeon.
J.B. Murray: Writing in Unknown Tongues: Reading Through the Water
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J. B. Murray (1908-1988) was a farmer who lived in rural Glascock County, Georgia, near the community of Mitchel. When he was approximately seventy years of age, believing he had experienced a vision from God, he began writing a non discursive script on adding machine tape, wall board, and stationery. He described it as "the language of the Holy Spirit, direct from God" and interpreted it using a bottle of water as a focusing device.
13.02.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Freitag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Das griechische Parlament hat nach hitziger Debatte das umstrittene Sparpaket gebilligt und damit den Weg für ein weiteres Milliarden-Hilfspaket der EU freigemacht. Eine Mehrheit von 199 der 278 anwesenden Abgeordneten stimmte für die Gesetze, die Entlassungen im öffentlichen Dienst sowie Kürzungen beim Mindestlohn und bei einigen Renten vorsehen. Es g
This health education program explains high cholesterol, its affects and treatment options. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Gait Exam: Abnormal Examples: Myopathic Gait Demonstration
With muscular diseases, the proximal pelvic girdle muscles are usually the most weak. Because of this the patient will not be able to stabilize the pelvis as they lift their leg to step forward, so the pelvis will tilt toward the non-weight bearing leg which results in a waddle type of gait. The first principle of neurologic diagnosis is regional or anatomical localization. In order to become skillful the student must understand how structure relates to function of the nervous system. The neurol
Coordination Exam: Anatomy: Exam Tests
The following tests of the neuro exam can be divided according to which system of the cerebellum is being examined: Vestibulocerebellum and spinocerebellum (midline): - Station - Walking - Tandem gait Cerebrocerebellum (appendicular): - Rapid alternating movements - Finger-to-nose - Toe-to-finger - Heel-to-shin - Rebound and check reflex – Speech. The first principle of neurologic diagnosis is regional or anatomical localization. In order to become skillful the student must understand how stru
Radiological Images of the Abdomen and Pelvis
This interactive tutorial serves as an introduction to normal x-rays and cross-sections of the abdomen and pelvis for preclinical students enrolled in medical and dental human structure. The courseware was digitized and converted into Adobe Flash to provide beginners with introductory imaging that is critical to the interpretation of standard X-rays and CT- and MRI-scans. Its objective is to stimulate active self-directed learning by integrating introductory radiographic anatomy and into a struc
Act 1 - Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
Video 42:22- Scene I: 00:59, Scene II: 14:03, Scene III: 19:45, Scene IV: 25:38, Scene V: 32:29
Classic Literature VideoBook with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox.