The Continental Congress
This is a very short overview of the formation and activities of the Continental Congress in Philadelphia. It also contains short scenes of the Boston Tea Party and the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Two minutes. Perhaps best as an introduction to the times. Needs far more data to be shown without outside resources
When to Use a Comma With a Prepositional Phrase
This video helps explains the use of the comma in these phrases, but it does not give enough examples to benefit younger students. At best it is an introduction.
Non-food boosts Sainsbury's sales
Clothing and premium groceries at British retailer Sainsbury lifts sales over the Christams period.
The American Constitution: Gouverneur Morris
This is a lecture about Gouverneur Morris, who spoke frequently, bringing a colorful, urbane presence to the debates. He also authored several sections of the Constitution. Brings to life this remarkable Founding Father. The only one with one leg. Watch first as it does have a bit about there are a few sections that might be inappropriate.
Why Study the Founding Fathers
Why study history, especially early American history? A short video on why the Founding Fathers as well as the whole American Revolution and Constitution era are important to study. Made by a history teacher. The video is of good quality.
"This is My Blue Canoe" song
This video sings a song titled "This Is My Blue Canoe". Pictures are shown as song is played. Some of the lyrics are "This is my canoe, my canoe is blue. My big blue canoe. My canoe goes up, my canoe goes down..Who is that in my blue canoe-a purple alligator, a green bumblebee, a polka dot turtle, and a pink ladybug. This cute song would be a great teaching resource for rhyming words, general music class, and for fun (3:08).
Kids' Factory Music-"I See the Sun"
This is a sweet song with beautiful illustrations about the sun and stars. Some of the lyrics include "I see the sun, a big round sun. I see the moon, a big round moon, I see the stars, little, little stars-smiling just for me". This would be a great teaching resource for any younger elementary classroom for fun, general music class, or for a thematic unit on Earth or planets (2:40).
The Story of Pi
This video moves very rapidly, but shows how Pi works and how it is used.
Secrets Beneath the Ice
Is Antarctica headed for a catastrophic meltdown? New evidence of ancient climate change may hold clues. (52 minutes, 51 seconds)
Advanced Device Physics
This course will focus for a large part on MOSFET and CMOS, but also on heterojunction BJT, and photonic devices.First non-ideal characteristics of MOSFETs will be discussed, like channel-length modulation and short-channel effects. We will also pay attention to threshold voltage modification by varying the dopant concentration. Further, MOS scaling will be discussed. A combination of an n-channel and p-channel MOSFET is used for CMOS devices that form the basis for current digital technology. T
Die Grundlagen des Theaters II (Commedia dell'arte, Renaissance, Commedia erudita); Molière I
(5. Vorlesung vom 12.05.1997)
Pierre Corneille, "Le Cid" II
(2. Vorlesung vom 21.04.1997)
Pierre Corneille: Biographie, "Le Cid" I
(1. Vorlesung vom 14.04.1997)
Die materiellen Grundlagen der klassischen Literatur: Die Verbreitung des Hochfranzösischen, das Le
(7. Vorlesung vom 02.12.1996)
Politische Geschichte Frankreichs vom Tod Heinrichs IV. bis zur Selbstherrschaft Ludwigs XIV. III: R
(6. Vorlesung vom 18.11.1996)
Identify electrical units to be reconnected
In this task you will need to Identify electrical units to be reconnected and where.
The Nature Explorers Yosemite's Southside Expedition Part 4 of 5
Yosemite is one of the busiest tourist destinations in America, millions of people travel here during the summer to see the few last remaining gigantic trees. But on the southern border lies some trees that most people didn't even know existed. Here we discovered a Sugar Pine that had a trunk circumference of 19'.
IMF: Europe still a risk to recovery
The International Monetary Fund says Europe should strengthen its financial rescue fund to reduce the risk of renewed global instability, as U.S. tax cuts help boost recovery.
Alum Jake Sollins: Materials Resources Guy
CCA Materials Library archivist Jake Sollins (Industrial Design 2010) leads a tour of the college's Materials Resource Center, targeting students in interdisciplinary programs. Filmed December 14, 2010, by Marion Anthonisen
Health Reform and the Economy (Michael Rawlins)
The USC Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics hosted a conference Oct. 22, 2010, titled, "Health Reform and the Economy: Are They Good for Each Other?" At this conference, Sir Michael Rawlins, chairman of the National Institute of Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) in the U.K., brought an international perspective by describing how his organization sets governmental coverage policy and prices for drugs and treatments. He emphasized the role of science in setting benchmarks but als