The Industrial Revolution: The Steam Engine
By the late 1700s, the coal powered steam engine was widely used in English factories. Its operation, based on valve-piston action, was a great advancement for its time, further increasing industrial productivity. This video does a good job of showing how the steam engine works and its importance in the Industrial Revolution. Best used as part of a study on technology and/or with a drawing of a steam engine as the video is short.
This video, done by a high school student in Santa Clara, California, looks at one of the elements of art - the line. Lines come in all sizes and styles. They all have three characteristics. (4:08)
Art Depicting Children
This video is set to beautiful music and shows Master works of Art depicting children. There is no text or naration to describe the images or to state the artist that created the image. A PowerPoint type presentation. (2:26)
Carmen Sandiego and The Stolen Smile Show
An animated show in which Carmen steals parts of famous artwork to try to create her own personal masterpiece. She steals eyes from a Van Gogh painting. She steals a nose from a Picasso painting. And, of course, she steals the smile from Da Vinci's famous Mona Lisa. Children can learn about famous artwork from the video.
The sacrament of Matrimony
Video discusses questions about what matrimony is, what an annulment is, symbols of matrimony, and other topics.
Electron Configurations 2
Shows how to figure out the configurations for the d-block elements. Instructor uses his computer screen and different colors to educate students. Instructor says this video series introduces information covered in a first-year high school course in chemistry.
UGA Campaign for Charities, Tamica Payne
Athens resident Tamica Payne shares her personal story about how her family was assists by the Athens Area Homeless Shelter.
Getalbegrip tot honderdduizend Deze presentatie sluit aan bij de methode Kompas 5. Tijdens deze klassikale instructie leren leerlingen getallen tot honderdduizend in een schema plaatsen. Ze moeten de getallen ook noteren op een getallenlijn en er is een oefening …
Deze presentatie sluit aan bij de methode Kompas 5. Tijdens deze klassikale instructie leren leerlingen getallen tot honderdduizend in een schema plaatsen. Ze moeten de getallen ook noteren op een getallenlijn en er is een oefening …
Arden of Faversham: Anon
A true crime story of the murder of Thomas Arden by his wife and her lover, this play is concerned with the politics of the household, with gender roles within marriage, and presents a black comedy of botched murder attempts rather like The Ladykillers.
Transformation Education with Windows 8.1 and AssistX Interested in seeing how Windows 8.1 line of business (LOB) apps are transforming commercial industries (e.g. retail, hospitality, financial services, healthcare, manufacturing) and public sectors (e.g. education, public safety)? Check out this multi-part LaunchPad series where we will spotlight critical LOB apps built on Windows 8.1. In this episode, Baldwin Ng from Microsoft's Developer Experience Team interviewed Bob Chung from AssistX where they discussed the la
Interested in seeing how Windows 8.1 line of business (LOB) apps are transforming commercial industries (e.g. retail, hospitality, financial services, healthcare, manufacturing) and public sectors (e.g. education, public safety)? Check out this multi-part LaunchPad series where we will spotlight critical LOB apps built on Windows 8.1.
In this episode, Baldwin Ng from Microsoft's Developer Experience Team interviewed Bob Chung from AssistX where they discussed the la
Robert E Lee: A Short Biography
This two minute video does a good job of reviewing his life and his activities during the Civil War.
How To Make A Healthy Monkey Smoothie
Two very young children with parent narration explain how to make a healthy smoothie out of frozen bananas. The kids add all the ingredients into a blender and blend everything together. This is a healthy and easy recipe for children of all ages to make.
This is the website of the Kunstverein Hannover, an art association that, set up in 1832, was one of the first of its kind in Germany. The 'About us' section on the website has information about the origins and history of the institution as well as an outline of its programmes and aims. An exhibition section has information about current, past and forthcoming exhibitions, as well as touring exhibitions and complementary events and discussions. The Kunstverein has a library, which can be visited
London and UK trends in Higher Education [Audio]
Speaker(s): Jo Attwool | LSE London's 2013 Lent term seminar series begins on the 14th of January. Speakers from within and beyond academia will focus on many of the implications of the current economic and political environment for London, covering relevant issues such as the road pricing, UK trends in higher education, census data and localism. Presenters include academics and practitioners from relevant fields.
The Mysterious Shape of a Dead Star
From Hubblecast, consider NGC 5189, the remnants of a dead sun-like star in our galaxy. This planetary nebula has a chaotic shape, like a ribbon in space. How it got that way is a long running mystery that the Hubble Space Telescope recently unraveled.
Global Cohort: Vasiti Tebamare
Vasiti Tebamare from Kiribati talks Feb. 2, 2012, about the U.S. Department of State and Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women Entrepreneurship Partnership Global Cohort at Thunderbird School of Global Management. http://www.thunderbird.edu
Part 5 - Books, Writing and Creativity
Encouraging children to be creative and helping them enjoy books and writing. The author discusses various types of construction of books. He shows different paper folding techniques that can be used to make books. Part 5 of 6, by Australian author Peter E. Taylor. More information can be found at: www.writing-for-children.com
Guest Lecture Simon Bitcliffe "Capitalist business and Marxist principles"
VT3036 AR Simon and his team have grown Webmart (www.webmartuk.com) from an initial investment of £10,000 into a multi-million turnover business and success story. The business is now known as one of the most innovative print media companies in the UK. Simon commented: "To be successful now and in the future, it's about engaging the very best people you can, both within and crucially outside of your business, in three ways: emotionally, intellectually and financially. By approaching business
Virtual Maths - Numbers, Opposite angles simulation tool
Interactive simulation tool demonstrating the angles on a 360 degree wheel
Silhouette Blends: Long & Short -u-
Hector and Lisa use their br-ight br-ains to come up with different words that can be made from one phoneme. The goals for this segment are vowel sounds long and short -u-. (0:30)