Platform on Two Rotating Cylinders Model
The EJS Platform on Two Rotating Cylinders model displays the model of a platform resting on two equal cylinders are rotating with opposite angular velocities. There is kinetic friction between each cylinder and the platform. The separation between the cylinders and the coefficient of kinetic friction can be changed via textboxes.
SP.401 Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies (MIT)
This course offers an introduction to Women's and Gender Studies, an interdisciplinary academic field that asks critical questions about the meaning of gender in society. The primary goal of this course is to familiarize students with key issues, questions and debates in Women's and Gender Studies scholarship, both historical and contemporary. Gender scholarship critically analyzes themes of gendered performance and power in a range of social spheres, such as law, culture, work, medicine and the
Proof You Went Psychotic Last Night
What happens when we sleep? In this short clip from a larger segment Matt Walker argues that we all went psychotic last night. (02:23)
Learn about Acacia Trees
Learn about Acacia Trees - Dave shows you how Acacia trees grow in Africa in this one-minute video.
Seasons of the Year-Learn About Winter
In this video young students will learn about the season of winter. There are beautiful photographs illustrating various scenes of winter. There is no commentary and orchestra music plays in the background. This is a wonderful resource for introducing seasons and/or holidays in the classroom. Content is appropriate for the early childhood and/or preschool classroom. (2:45)
A Conversation with Temple Grandin
In this video, Temple Grandin is interviewed by The Autism Program of Illinois (TAP). She gives her advice on strategies to help Asperger students transition through different stages. She addresses some sensory issues, job skills, and effective teachers. This is a good resource for anyone working with any child on the Autism Spectrum. (5:57)
I Breathe WHAT??
In this activity, students will capture and examine the particles to gain an appreciation of how much dust, pollen and other particulate matter is present in the air around them. Students will place "pollution detectors" at various locations to determine which places have a lot of particles in the air and which places do not have as many. Quantifying and describing these particles is a first step towards engineering methods of removing contaminants from the air.
Caught in the Net
Bycatch can be defined as the act of unintentionally catching certain living creatures using fishing gear. A bycatched species is distinguished from a target species (the animal the gear is intended to catch) because it is not sold or used. Marine mammals (whales, dolphins, porpoises), seabirds, sea turtles and unwanted or undersized fish are some examples of animals caught as by-catch The incidental capture of these animals can significantly reduce their populations. The most well known example
Absolute Beginner #8 - This is a Japanese Gift For You
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! It’s your friend’s birthday, and it would be a good idea to buy her something. After all, she’s giving you a place to live and teaching you basic Japanese while you’re in Japan. You need to learn some new vocabulary to give her a gift and some polite conversation so you [...]
Technology Panel at MIT Sloan Africa 2.0
Technology Panel at MIT Sloan Africa 2.0 Conference, April 1, 2011
2.8.1 A case study
The power of graphics should not the underestimated. They can express information clearly and simply. This unit will help you to assess which style of graphic to use in different situations.
Electrons on the Move
Students learn about current electricity and necessary conditions for the existence of an electric current. Students construct a simple electric circuit and a galvanic cell to help them understand voltage, current and resistance.
Paleoecology as a Classroom Tool to Address Global Climate Change
A laboratory activity to illustrate paleoecological techniques by counting pollen on slides representing six different time periods from a site in Idaho. Based on the class data,the students will be asked to interpret how the vegetation has changed at the site as the climate change over time.
Transgenic Mice Training Video (Part4), BSRC Alexander Fleming, Greece
How to conduct genetic experiments with mice. Part 4. Mugen NoE, Transgenic mice, Dr. Kollias George, Biomedical Sciences Research Center "Alexander Fleming" www.fleming.gr
Finding the Side of a Square
This two minute video teaches you how to find the side
of a square. Information you would know from the problem is Area = length squared and all sides are the same measure. If the length is a perfect square, you can square it and you will get the side of a square.The video uses animation.
Ik hou van mijn familie: in het Frans een familie beschrijven
Op het einde van deze les kun je:Aan de hand van een foto een familie beschrijven.
NASA KSNN What do animals need to live?
There are many different habitats on the Earth. These vary in the landforms, sources of water, and climate conditions. Plants and animals are specially adapted to live in their habitats. Animals suited to live in the desert (very dry, either hot or cold) would have a difficult time living in the tropical rain forest (warm and very wet). Grades K-2
Water Pollution and Food Chains
Developed for sixth grade. There are two key concepts covered in this lesson: first, how pollution can affect plants, and, second, how polluted plants affect the rest of the food cycle. In sum, this lesson teaches students about "Bioaccumulation". Biology In Elementary Schools is a Saint Michael's College student project. The teaching ideas on this page have been found, refined, and developed by students in a college-level course on the teaching of biology at the elementary level. Unless otherw
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Psicología del Trabajo (2010)
La Psicología del Trabajo es un campo de estudio que se interesa por el comportamiento de los individuos, los grupos y las organizaciones en el contexto laboral. Esta disciplina posee un conjunto de conocimientos, un cuerpo teórico y unas herramientas que permiten su aplicación en las organizaciones con dos finalidades: la mejora de la eficacia productiva y la mejora de la calidad de vida laboral. Y de ahí, procede el reconocimiento social de esta disciplina, de su capacidad para ofrecer so