Reading, speaking: Moving abroad
You practice reading comprehension by means of texts about moving abroad. You will be able to provide a reasoned (oral) argument of the advantages and disadvantages of emigration.
De kinderen bezighouden
Op het einde van dit hoofdstuk kan de student een vriend adviseren over vrijtijdsbesteding voor zijn kinderen.
Tires and ecosystems
Tires are one of the worst things that can be thrown into a landfill. They take up a lot of room and they can collect rainwater that is a prime breeding ground for mosquitoes. Tires can be repurposed, or used for other purposes, such as tire swings and playground toys. They can also be recycled and used to make school gym floors and shoes.
Old Macdonald Had A Farm
Excellent computer animated video song for children. (3:21)
Hundreds of mussels attached to rocks in the rocky intertidal zone
Mussels have two hard shells for protection and avoid drying out. When the shell is open, the bivalve extends its foot for digging or anchoring. Mussels need ocean water for food. They are found in lower and middle intertidal regions.
How Light Travels
In this video segment adapted from Shedding Light on Science, observe demonstrations of the fundamental idea that light travels in straight lines.
This lesson will allow students to explore an important role of environmental engineers: cleaning the environment. Students will learn details about the Exxon Valdez oil spill, which was one of the most publicized and studied environmental tragedies in history. In the accompanying activity, they will try many "engineered" strategies to clean up their own manufactured oil spill and learn the difficulties of dealing with oil released into our waters.
Professor Germaine Greer - An Insight - Full Interview
Warning: Explicit Content Professor Germaine Greer delivered the 2010 Winifred Mercier public lecture at Leeds Met on Tuesday March 23. Born in Melbourne and educated in Australia and at Cambridge University, Professor Greer's first book, The Female Eunuch (1969), took the world by storm and remains one of the most influential texts of the feminist movement. She has had a distinguished academic career in Britain and the USA and makes regular appearances in print and other media as a broadcast
Chinese course online
This course provides 15 lessons for self-study at a beginners level. Each lesson includes conversations or texts, new words, grammar notes and writing materials for practicing Chinese characters. This course is based on the idea that learners can make extensive use of course materials and free software to do self-directed learning.
ejercicio regla de cramer
Un ejercicio en el cual se usa la regla de cramer para solucionar el sistema de ecuaciones
4 Action Initiative Sept. 11 Free Curriculum
This is an introduction to a free curriculum that this organization. The booklet can be downloaded here:
Sports Spread: Claret Jug chase wide open at Sandwich
Reuters Owen Wyatt, Andy Lulham of Betfair and Opta's Duncan Alexander pick through the key statistics and odds for punters eyeing golf's British Open along with cycling's Tour de France.
Europe Week Ahead: U.S. debt, stress test weigh on sentiment
Jitters over US debt negotiations and European bank stress tests results weigh on sentiment, despite sparkling corporate earnings from Google and Citigroup.
Obama rings astros aboard International Space Station
July 15 - U.S. President Barack Obama makes a very long-distance telephone call, ringing up astronauts working aboard the International Space Station. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Why the credit crunch took hold Promise based management: How to pave the ground for good promises in your organisation Promise based management: How to create a 'promise' culture in an organisation The Chinese economy Simple rules: Strategy as simple rules Prediction markets
Richard Portes, Professor of Economics, talks about why the credit crunch took hold and what the authorities should do to avoid a repeat of the crisis.
In part two of a series of three podcasts on promise based management, Donald Sull, Associate Professor of Management Practice in Strategic and International Management, explores why promises go bad and what organisations can do about it.
In the final of his three-part podcast series on promise based management, Donald Sull, Associate Professor of Management Practice, explores how to encourage people to consistently make good promises and deliver results.
Linda Yueh, Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics, talks about the state of the Chinese Economy and the problems China's steady rise presents for other developing countries.
In the second of three podcasts on strategy as simple rules Donald Sull, Associate Professor of Management Practice in Strategic and International Management, explains what simple rules are and how managers can make them work in their organisations.
Marco Ottaviani, Professor of Economics, talks about prediction markets - a subject currently in the spotlight as a growing number of companies, including Google, are using this method to derive information for their corporate decision making.
Promise based management: How to pave the ground for good promises in your organisation Promise based management: How to create a 'promise' culture in an organisation The Chinese economy Simple rules: Strategy as simple rules Prediction markets
Promise based management: How to create a 'promise' culture in an organisation The Chinese economy Simple rules: Strategy as simple rules Prediction markets