Student Produced Telethon To Benefit Community; Middle School Student
Monday, Feb. 22, 2010 Contact: Raquel Marcelo, V.P. of Marketing and Alumni Affairs, Cable 8 Productions, 509-432-4373, firstname.lastname@example.org PULLMAN, Wash. --- Cable 8 Productions held a telethon last week to support the Cougar Vision Outreach Program. The program is designed to support higher education and to bridge the gap between WSU and the Pullman community. The telethon also raised money for a Lincoln Middle School student who recently lost his mother to cancer and whose father is also deali
Grizzly Bear Brought For Medical Exam At Washington State University
PULLMAN, Wash. - A 15-year-old grizzly bear from West Yellowstone, Montana, made an overnight journey to WSU Friday. "Stoke," at 575 pounds has recently become increasingly lame in his hindquarters. A team of WSU Wildlife and Veterinary Medicine faculty, students and staff used a blow gun to anesthetize the bear and run various tests, including blood work an MRI, and a spinal tap. It was determined late today, Stoke has a spinal cord lesion from an old injury and he is being treated with medicat
Dr. Seuss' Birthday Celebrated With Party
Thursday, Mar. 4, 2010 Contact: Angela Wamsley, event coordinator, Student Washington Education Association Educator's Club, email@example.com PULLMAN, Wash. -- Parents and children packed a room at Cleveland Hall to make crafts and listen to books by Dr. Seuss Wednesday night. It was part of a "Family Night" celebrated in the Washington State University campus to encourage reading and celebrate Dr. Seuss. The event was organized by the Student Washington Education Association Educator's Club.
Institute of Politics: General Raymond T. Odierno: Commanding General, Joint Forces Command
General Raymond Odierno, Commander of the United States Joint Forces Command, spoke to a capacity audience about the importance of leadership in a complex environment.
In this lesson there is a lot of conversation and is one way of creating a recipe with the class.
242 GG "Like" Versus "Such As"
Learn when to use "like" and when to use "such as." Find out why "like" should be used for comparisons and "such as' should be used for examples and how to use commas with "such as." The Grammar Girl print book is now available on Amazon.com! http://tinyurl.com/2pkej7
Marta y Nicolás: Los Hermanos Cuentacuentos ¡Hola amigos! Este podcast es muy especial porque los lectores de los cuentos son los autores. Se llaman Marta y Nicolas y son hermanos. Marta tiene seis años y Nicolás tiene diez. Su padre Miguel me mandó una grabación de…
Este podcast es muy especial porque los lectores de los cuentos son los autores. Se llaman Marta y Nicolas y son hermanos. Marta tiene seis años y Nicolás tiene diez. Su padre Miguel me mandó una grabación de…
Afghanistan: Life in the Northern Balkh Province
This year, Anna Badkhen returns to Afghanistan to observe how the NATO effort to turn the quickening tide of insurgency affects the people who live there. This audio slideshow offers a glimpse into the life of Afghans in the northern Balkh province almost a decade after the U.S.-led invasion. Read more at her reporting project: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/northern-afghanistan-taliban-insurgency-nato
Visiting a Recycling Plant
In this ZOOM video segment, cast member Francesco follows the paper trail to find out what happens to his recyclables. He visits a material recovery center and learns how paper is recycled and the number of trees that are saved as a result.
Awesome Algebra Games
You are going to practice multiplication and problem solving skills with some awesome algebra games!
John Reed's "What About Mexico?": The United States and the Mexican Revolution
The Mexican Revolution of 1911 was not well understood in the United States, but it found a place in numerous American novels, short stories, and silent films--albeit a clichéd and stereotypical one in which Mexicans often played the villains vanquished by heroic American cowboys. Such stereotypes of Mexicans dominated U.S. films about Mexico for much of the 20th century. Despite these negative stereotypes, Francisco Villa, leader of the peasant uprisings in northern Mexico, exploited American
"Kill the Indian, and Save the Man": Capt. Richard C. Pratt on the Education of Native Americans
Beginning in 1887, the federal government attempted to "Americanize" Native Americans, largely through the education of Native youth. By 1900 thousands of Native Americans were studying at almost 150 boarding schools around the United States. The U.S. Training and Industrial School founded in 1879 at Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania, was the model for most of these schools. Boarding schools like Carlisle provided vocational and manual training and sought to systematically strip away tribal cultur
Ireland in the 21st Century
This is a sample essay published in the magazine Feasta. It will help you as an example of an essay by a student who is on a similar level to you.
Ireland in the Age to Come
Compare you essays to this essay and use it to add to your vocabulary or ideas!
Gain an understanding of the story and perhaps help with exam questions too.
History of the Irish language
Do you have difficulty understanding the history of Irish? This short description will help you with the entire area.
Guide for teachers about how to handle the story 'Confetti'
Storytelling and Irish in primary school
Change a story from a book through story telling. There are many ways to use these stories in the classroom and they do not entail much work.
Guide for primary teachers to encourage cultural awareness among pupils.