Essential Science for Teachers: Life Science: Session 3. Animal Life Cycles
One characteristic of all life forms is a life cyclefrom reproduction in one generation to reproduction in the next. This session introduces life cycles by focusing on continuity of life in the Animal Kingdom. In addition to considering what aspects of life cycles can be observed directly, the underlying role of DNA as the hereditary material is explored.,Students are presented with a live cockatiel bird and are asked where it came from.
Looking at Learning ... Again, Part 2: Workshop 2. Mathematics: A Community Focus
With Dr. Marta Civil. As teachers, we often make assumptions about the knowledge children are exposed to at home. Sometimes it seems that we focus on only reading and writing,Dr. Civil contends that we need to look more carefully at the mathematical potential of the home and that it is essential that schools learn to be more flexible and knowledgeable about students home environments. See and hear from Dr. Civil, the teachers she works with, and a long-standing parent mathematics group, and fo
Journal of the House of Lords: volume 16 1696-1701
Covers a period of intense European diplomacy including the Partition treaties concerning Spanish territory.
Coiled on seafloor
Moving into a care home can have a profound emotional impact on an individual – just the anticipation of residential care is one of the biggest sources of fear for the elderly. This unit discusses the role of social workers and care staff in supporting individuals through the transition, and how residential environments affect quality of life.
Introduction to the Dinoflagellata
This website features an overview of the Dinoflagellata, a large and diverse group of unicellular protists. Introductory information is displayed on the main page and links are provided to additional webpages featuring the dinoflagellate fossil record, life history and ecology, systematics and morphology. Links are also provided to other websites addressing various aspects of dinoflagellates.
Mr. Penn and Ms. Penn 2010
On Nov. 8, 2010, more than two dozen University of Pennsylvania students vied for the title of Mr. Penn and Ms. Penn in the 18th annual bodybuilding competition and fundraiser for the Penn women's track and field team. For more information about the women's track and field program, visit http://www.pennathletics.com/SportSelect.dbml?&DB_OEM_ID=1700&SPID=558&SPSID=10760. For an article in The Daily Pennsylvanian about the competition, visit http://thedp.com/article/penn-students-flaunt-it-fi
Asia Climate Change Policy Forum - Session 05
Asia Climate Change Policy Forum at The Australian National University on 27 October, 2010. The US & Climate Change, Panel Discussion and launch of the Centre for Climate Economics & Policy The United States & Climate Change Matt Rogers Former Senior Adviser to Secretary Chu, United States Department of Energy. Concluding Discussion: Where to Next? Stephen Howes Director, International & Development Economics, Crawford School of Economics & Government, ANU. Andreas Löschel The Centre for Eu
Spartan Sagas: Gary Ferenchick
Gary Ferenchick earned bachelor's and master's degrees from the College of Natural Science in 1979 and 1982, respectively, and an MD from the College of Human Medicine in 1984. Currently, he's chief of the Division of General Internal Medicine and associate professor of medicine at Michigan State. He says Spartan physicians are distinguished from others for their care and attention to each patient's story and values in developing a treatment plan. "This place is a friendly place, and I honestl
Liu honored at banquet
Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo is honored during a banquet and march after winning the Nobel Peace Prize.
11.952 Foshan China Workshop (MIT)
This practicum focuses on applying the principles of sustainability to improve the quality of life and activity along the Foshan downtown riverfront. The City has recently engaged in several planning efforts that, with the help of consultants and experts, will help to identify strategies to revitalize the City's center and establish a new downtown. This practicum will compliment these efforts by focusing on planning and design options in and around the Pearl River, a now underutilized waterway t
ECON 302-01, Intermediate Macroeconomics, Fall 2006
This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.,This course is a general survey of the major theoretical tools and key policy issues concerning the field of MACRO- ECONOMCS, i.e. the aggregate operation of the economy and (macroeconomic) policy. Key questions raised in the course include: What is macroeconomics? (The subject matter of macroeconomics) What is the analytical tool kit macroeconomists apply? Why are people unemployed (
Five Mottled Brown Egg Cups
Five egg cups, brown, mottled with bright colours. Moulded on base 'BRITISH UP EG/1' - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Cream Louis Caring of London Dress
Cream dress. Maker: Louis, Caring. Date: 1970 - 1979 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Novelty biro pen in the shape of a life-size potato. No marks. Date: 1970 - 1979 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Three Pairs of Stockings
Three Pairs of Stockings - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Belling Electric Fire
Electric fire in cream enamelled pressed steel moulded with black plastic sides. Maker: Belling. Date: 1950 - 1959 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Childs Sable Muff and Original Box
Child's sable fur muff. Date: 1890 - 1899 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Wax and Silk Bridal Flowers
Wax and silk flowers from a bridal bouquet or head wreath with preserved green leaves - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Floral Bouquet and Parrot Motif on a Turquoise Grid Pattern
Floral bouquet and parrot motif against a turquoise grid on a white background - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.