THE ITALIAN FULL-SCALE MODEL LABORATORY: CONSIDERATIONS ABOUT SOME TOOLS FOR ARCHITECTURAL EXPERIMEN
The Italian simulation laboratory carries out most of its activity within the experimental programmes promoted by the Ministry of Works. Within this context, we conducted studies based on the topics of EUROPAN competitions for young architects, built models based on EUROREX programme's projects and analyzed experimental projects directly financed by the Ministry (mainly restoration projects).
Essential Science for Teachers: Earth and Space Science: Session 1. Earth's Solid Membrane: Soil
How does soil appear on a newly born, barren volcanic island? In this session, participants explore how soil is formed, its role in certain Earth processes, its composition and structure, and its place in the structure of the Earth.,This segment provides an introduction to soil: How does soil form?
Essential Science for Teachers: Life Science: Session 1. What Is Life?
What distinguishes living things from dead and nonliving things? No single characteristic is enough to define what is meant by life. In this session, five characteristics are introduced as unifying themes in the living world.,This segment shows the diverse array of living things.
Essential Science for Teachers: Life Science: Session 4. Plant Life Cycles
What is a plant? One distinguishing feature of members of the Plant Kingdom is their life cycle. In this session, flowering plants serve as examples for studying the plant life cycle by considering the roles of seeds, flowers, and fruits. A comparison to animal life cycles reveals some surprising similarities and intriguing differences.,Seeds and their plants are similar to eggs and animals.
Essential Science for Teachers: Life Science
In-depth interviews with children that uncover their ideas about the topic at hand.,The segment demonstrates ways to help students clearly tell what their ideas are about science and how they develop their ideas.
Perception, Mindsets and Creativity - Raw Materials
The raw materials for a learning activity about Perception and Mindsets.It introduces the concepts of Perception and Mindsets, explores what they are and how they function in order to demonstrate their importance in creativity.The inter-relationship between the two concepts is examined. This is developed further as the influences on creativity are explored.
Using Stories and Metaphor to Think Creatively - Raw Materials
The raw materials for a learning activity about how metaphors and stories are used in personal and organizational life
Use Mail Merge to Communicate with your Clients Effectively - Raw Materials
This is the raw materials to discover how you can use mail merge in Microsoft Office Word to simplify repetitive tasks such as contacting clients with new product information. This Learning Activity contains practical advice and demonstrations of mail merge. It includes a set of interactive tasks and questions to use as a test so you can be sure you understand the material.
Arc Touch - Meet the Designer CES starts today and while we ramp up for the commotion, enjoy this video of Young Kim, Senior User Experience Designer from Microsoft Hardware, talking about what went in to creating the Arc Touch. "What's the big deal, it's just another mouse" you might say. No, not really. Arc Touch was a huge challenge for Microsoft Hardware; there is just nowhere to put the electronics once you remove the space that the batteries and Blue Track hardware require. And then you have the
CES starts today and while we ramp up for the commotion, enjoy this video of Young Kim, Senior User Experience Designer from Microsoft Hardware, talking about what went in to creating the Arc Touch. "What's the big deal, it's just another mouse" you might say. No, not really. Arc Touch was a huge challenge for Microsoft Hardware; there is just nowhere to put the electronics once you remove the space that the batteries and Blue Track hardware require. And then you have the
General Rosas J970180 DOWN HOUSE, Kent. "General Rosas" by unknown artist. Juan Manuel de Rosas (1793-1877) meet Charles Darwin in 1833.
DOWN HOUSE, Kent. "General Rosas" by unknown artist. Juan Manuel de Rosas (1793-1877) meet Charles Darwin in 1833.
Hildi Perez is a first-grade teacher and reading specialist at an urban public school in Boston, Massachusetts with a diverse student population. She uses formal and informal assessments to help her make instructional decisions both for the class and for individuals. She assesses her students individually as readers throughout the year using a developmental reading assessment. She tracks the progress of the entire class as they work their way through a sequence of leveled books. (27:15)
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Christopher Columbus Biography, Part VIII
This is an animated biography of Christopher Columbus from the Discovery Channel Education series. This series is aimed at older elementary school children.
Module Three: Assessment, feedback and continuing learning
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(Part 6 of 9) David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research Dedication Ceremony (2011)
The MIT150 Documentary "Conquering Cancer Together" presented at The David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research Dedication Ceremony. March 4, 2011. (Part 6 of 9)
OERC Symposium 2010: At the coal face of energy action - Blueskin Power
Scott Willis speaks at the the 2010 Otago Energy Research Centre Symposium. Held November 24, 2010.
Feria Para Aprender y Encuentro
The Second Annual Coastal Bend Feria Para Aprender, or Learning Fair, was held on March 5, 2011 at Del Mar College's West Campus. The event featured more than 70 educational exhibits hosted by regional nonprofits, community organizations, school districts and higher education institutions to help Hispanic families navigate the educational system from pre-kindergarten through college. In conjunction with the Coastal Bend Feria Para Aprender, DMC Outreach specialists held an "Encuentro" or "Get
The Leepa-Rattner Museum - Artists Market PSA
The Leepa-Rattner Museum of art will host a two-day Artists Market that will be held on Saturday, March 26, 2011 from 10 a.m. -- 5 p.m. and Sunday, March 27, 2011 from 1-5 p.m. and admission is free. Over twenty-five local artists using a wide variety of media will display and sell their artwork in support of the museum and Isabelle's Museum Store.