America Gets a Constitution
After several failed attempts at creating a government, a 1787 convention is called to draft a new legal system for the United States. This new Constitution provides for increased federal authority while still protecting the basic rights of its citizens. This video shows how weak the Articles were and the impact of Shay's Rebellion. (03:09)
How the Venus Flytrap Catches Its Prey
The Venus Flytrap is a carnivorous plant that can catch and digest animals such as insects and spiders. In this BBC video, David Attenborough looks at how the Venus Flytrap catches its prey. (3:29)
Latin Lesson 11 - Grammar Slam 2 This is the 11th Episode in a series of Latin Tutorials based on the Cambridge Latin Course. Perfect for absolute beginners. salve! In this video series you can see the text from the Cambridge Latin Course on the screen, and it is being read and translated by a person seen in the bottom right of the screen.While the text is being translated, you also see pictures of what the words mean up above.
This is the 11th Episode in a series of Latin Tutorials based on the Cambridge Latin Course. Perfect for absolute beginners. salve! In this video series you can see the text from the Cambridge Latin Course on the screen, and it is being read and translated by a person seen in the bottom right of the screen.While the text is being translated, you also see pictures of what the words mean up above.
Sunday Service - 8/14/2011 - Jason Byassee
A service of Worship in Duke University Chapel. The Reverend Dr Jason Byassee delivers a sermon entitled "Honorary Jews." In this preaching, he explains the controversy narrative, where a Canaanite woman begs for mercy from Jesus. Sermon begins at 25:13. Matthew 15:21-28
FACTBOX: Tech surges in Q3, Google beats Apple
The big winners and losers in U.S. equities for the third quarter.
On November 12, 2013 the Concordia Centraide committee presented a free concert for the community which included singers from the production Town of Mo, a great jazz band and an awesome dance troop. All performers were Concordia students or alumni. With members of the Montreal fire department on hand to help with "passing the hat" we were able to raise $235.00 for the Concordia Centraide campaign.
The Birth Of Israel (2008) - Part 1-8
Jeremy Bowen presents a look back at the creation of the state of
Israel, examining the the events leading up to the Israeli war of
Independence in 1949, its impact on Arab/Israeli relations and the
implications for the Middle East.
Teaching Kids Simple Special Consonant Blends
Learn how to teach simple, special consonant blends like: ch,
sh and th, when home schooling kids in this free education video clip
taught by an expert teacher.
ANSO 280-01, The Map is not the Territory, Spring 2006
This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.,A study of mapping as seen as an imposition of meaning on the world. Maps create as well as represent the reality of the territory. This problem will be addressed cross-Culturally. The course will follow a seminar format and will involve some hands on mapping.
Microsoft's Google accusation
Microsoft officially filed a complaint with European Union regulators claiming Google is using its dominant position in Internet search advertising to block competition.
Weekschema : Kaarten met pictogrammen Deze kaarten bieden een overzicht van verschillende vakken uit het BuBao. Je kan deze gebruiken om daglijnen (al dan niet klassikaal) voor te stellen. Dit brengt structuur en rust in de klas.
Deze kaarten bieden een overzicht van verschillende vakken uit het BuBao. Je kan deze gebruiken om daglijnen (al dan niet klassikaal) voor te stellen. Dit brengt structuur en rust in de klas.
Egypt's Golden Empire : Pharaohs of the Sun 6/9
For over 3,000 years Egypt was ruled by Pharaohs. But in that last sweep of time, one pharoah stands out. He would reign for 67 years, command the largest empire on earth and capture the imagination of the world. His name was Ramesses (or Rameses). This documentary is suitable for middle school and high school grades.
How to avoid online predators: Facts and
"Online offenders are manipulative, cunning, and very patient con artists. They understand the wants and needs of teens such as attention, affection, and companionship. They “groom” a child to trust and believe in them. Online grooming entails gifts, such as cell phones with cameras, webcams, money, mp3 players, trips, or anything that teens may want but can’t afford. Many of these gifts and devices are for the purpose of encouraging teens to take, produce, and transmit sexually explicit
Our Founding Fathers
A 12 minute student done video reviewing the background and accomplishments of some of the most notable Founding Fathers. A good review for students, but it is best used if the teacher supplies a handout to help the class keep track of what is being shown.
Lego Police Try To Save The Day
Virtual Reality in Architectural Education: Defining Possibilities
Introduction: virtual reality in architecture Virtual Reality (VR) is an emergent computer technology for full 3D-simulations, which has a natural application in the architectural work, due that activity involves the complete definition of buildings prior to its construction. Although the profession has a long tradition and expertise in the use of 2D-plans for the design of buildings, the increasing complexity of projects and social participation requires better media of representation. However,
The Monroe Doctrine 1823
This one minute video is about the writing and impact of the Monroe Doctrine. It does not go into causes, but is a good overview. A map of the world would be an asset to show students what the Doctrine covered.
Helen Keller Meeting First Lady Grace Coolidge (1926 SILENT Newsreel Footage with Audio Description)
For the first time on YouTube, the DCMP and the University of South Carolina Newsreel Library (www.sc.edu/library/newsfilm/) would like to present rare newsreel footage of Helen Keller meeting First Lady Grace Coolidge. Although no audio was recorded at the meeting, the visual content has been described for viewers who are blind or visually impaired. This video includes descriptions. Run time 02:25.
Origins of Slavery
This excellent video is accompanied by text on the side. It starts with the export of slaves from the west coast of Africa. This slideshow with commentary is suitable for high school students. (Video is of high quality with slides and narration.)