Fraction Pieces - A Virtual Manipulative
This virtual manipulative can be used to work with fractional parts of a circle or a square. Please wait a few seconds for the Java applet to load. There are instructions to the right side of the manipulative.
Directing -- Working With The Actors - Part 1
Innovative, original, unpredictable, Director Clint Parker rehearses his actors --in the off beat drama on modern politics: Mister Wonderful dot com. Copyright 2007 Clinton Parker
A Primer in Modern Intellectual Property Law
This is a very broad primer in intellectual property law from the perspective of its original justification, and the basic legal and institutional distinctions that accompany it in the modern period (roughly 1700-2000).
Animoto is a program that you can use to create videos. You need to create an account to use this free program. You get 30 seconds for free-to use more time you may pay to create a full length video. It is very simple to use-it can be as easy as a one click upload. Directions are given to create the video. (8:34)
Learn how to use Animoto. In this video you will learn how to create a card. You need to be over 13 to do this. Create a free account to use the 30 seconds feature. This tutorial wwalks you through the steps to create your card.
Sid the Science Kid Rolie Polie Bug
This short animated video is an advertisement for "Sid the Science Kid" on PBS. In this video, Sid is looking at a rolie polie bug, wondering if it has legs. By using a magnifying glass, Sid is able to see how the bug moves. 0:30 seconds.
Inductive Reasoning, Part 3 of 3
In this video, Sal Khan uses a word problem that discusses the distributive property to demonstrate how to use inductive reasoning. Mr. Khan uses the Paint Program (with different colors) to illustrate his points. Sal Khan is the recipient of the 2009 Microsoft Tech Award in Education. (02:07)
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Larry Bird, Senior Curator at NMAH, Division of American Politics and Reform on James Rosenquist
Introduction to Multiplication Part 1
This video indicates it is for pre-algebra, however this video would be good for anyone who is reviewing or learning multiplication. This video starts with the different ways people write multiplication equations, using a dot, the times symbol, or parenthesis. They talk about what mulitiplication means, it is repeated addtion. Then they discuss the commutative property for multiplication. They show this using the number line. They show this using many different problems. The video concludes with
"Rubber Tit: A Joint Performance by Performance Artist Tari Ito and Jazz Saxophonist MASA"
Part of the Japan at Chicago Lecture Series: Celebrating Protest (http://ceas.uchicago.edu/celebratingprotest); sponsored by the Japan Committee of the Center for East Asian Studies, the Human Rights Program, the Center for International Studies, and the Center for Gender Studies.Author(s):