Recognizing Rectangles and Squares
Tim Bedley, veteran teacher, gives a mini lesson to remind students how to find a rectangle and a square. How are they the same? How are they different? Squares are Rectangles with Congruent sides. All squares are rectangles. All rectangles are not squares. This is a great resource to introduce and/or to review geometric shapes in the classroom. (2:17)
Truman Survives Assassination Plot
Secret Service agents battled two gunmen during a failed attempt to assassinate President Truman in 1950. In this video clip, learn more about the assassination plot and what happened to the two assassins. (03:35)
Counting to 5
In this computer animation video, students will be introduced to one on correspondence to the number 5. This is a counting to 5 activity using 5 frame boxes. Students will count the happy faces as the number is shown on screen. This is a great resource for the early childhood classroom. (00:38)
Attila the Hun (Sung to the tune of "Here Comes the Rain Again" by Eurythmics)
This video sung to the tune of "Here Comes the Rain Again" will teach older students about the life of Attila the Hun. He was called the Scourge of God and some say he died from a nose bleed. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to make real world connections between this turbulent time in history and the classroom. (3:58)
9.00SC Introduction to Psychology (MIT)
This course is a survey of the scientific study of human nature, including how the mind works, and how the brain supports the mind. Topics include the mental and neural bases of perception, emotion, learning, memory, cognition, child development, personality, psychopathology, and social interaction. Students will consider how such knowledge relates to debates about nature and nurture, free will, consciousness, human differences, self, and society.
Warren G. Harding's Presidency
Warren G. Harding was the 29th president of the United States. He was known for being a gambler, an extrovert, and an alleged womanizer. Harding ran on the platform of a return to normalcy. In this video clip, learn why so many people think Warren G. Harding wasn't fit to be president. (1:51)
Animals of the Southern Ocean - Wild South America - BBC wildlife
3:59 The deep and cold crisp waters of the Southern Patagonian fjords reveal fur seals, forests of kelp, giant seaweed, and sea lions. Beautiful
images from the BBC wildlife epic Wild South America.
ISS Update: American Physical Society
NASA Public Affairs Officer Dan Huot talks with Becky Thompson, head of Public Outreach for the American Physical Society, a professional organization for physicists whose web site hosts astronaut Don Pettit's Science off the Sphere videos. Questions? Ask us on Twitter @NASA_Johnson and include the hashtag #askStation. For the latest news about the space station, visit http://www.nasa.gov/station.
I'm the Biggest Thing In the Ocean by Kevin Sherry
A puppet show of Kevin Sherry's I'm the Biggest Thing in the Ocean performed by the Salt Lake City Public Library.
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Sofim is een dienstengroep die zich vooral bezighoudt met personeelszaken.
Op de site van Sofim kun je bepaalde simulaties gaan doen. Je kunt er berekenen hoe lang je opzegtermijn zal zijn, hoe lang je proefperiode …
Minimum Measured Ozone Level in 1985
Stratospheric Ozone level for October 24, 1985.
NYIT: No Borders, No Boundaries, No Limits
See how NYIT is harnessing technology in its classrooms and labs to educate its 14,000 students at its campuses in New York, China, Canada and the Middle East ... and through its research, interdisciplinary centers, and programs, enhancing quality of life around the world.
Four Peaks: Hacking Edu
This May, Four Peaks powered by the MCDM, calls on us all to boldly re-imagine higher education, moving away from an industrialized, hierarchical model to a more nimble, collaborative one. How do we need to learn? What are we willing to pay for? What are the essential skills of a 21st century workforce? What are emerging trends are already disrupting the traditional model of lecture-based, degree programs? Watch the discussion that was taped live from HuskyFest at the University of Washingt
The story of India - amazing BBC documentary series part (4 of 7)
9:16 The tales of tribes in Sanskrit. The Story of India is a BBC TV documentary series, written and presented by historian Michael Wood, about the 10,000-year history of the Indian subcontinent in six episodes. Language is discussed.
The story of India - amazing BBC documentary series part (2 of 7)
9:16 The Story of India is a BBC TV documentary series, written and presented by historian Michael Wood, about the 10,000-year history of the Indian subcontinent in six episodes.
Roman Architecture The Pantheon
Professor Kenney Mencher (Art History Stone Age Technology through the Early Renaissance) www.kenney-mencher.com. An analysis of Classic Roman Sculpture from the Republican Period to the Empire. The Pantheon (from Greek:meaning "to every god") is a building in Rome, Italy, commissioned by Marcus Agrippa as a temple to all the gods of Ancient Rome, and rebuilt by Emperor Hadrian in about 126 AD. (10:32)
The story of India - amazing BBC documentary series part (3 of 7)
The Story of India is a BBC TV documentary series, written and presented by historian Michael Wood, about the 10,000-year history of the Indian subcontinent ...
James Garfield's Presidency
President James Garfield was and outgoing and a well-read man, although he had a weakness in policy making. In this video clip, watch the events unfold as President James Garfield's involvement in civil service reforms leads to his assassination. (3:53)
The darwinian structure of the design process
This text is meant only to be a stimulus for the discussion to be held, in a specific panel, at Generative Art 2001. In the text, ?provocative enough? to spur animated discussion, some very basics of darwinism and genetics are given with the only purpose of declaring a common ?stage for the play? where everybody feels at ease. Common stage and common vocabulary ifnot even common language. The main thesis is very strong, therefore comments and critics are warmly encouraged. They are the selective
The Cross: Our Only Hope
Rev. Thomas P. Doyle, C.S.C., vice president for student affairs speaks about the Cross as our only hope.