World's Biggest Animal: The Blue Whale
These great images of the blue whale show the true spectrum of the biggest animal to have ever lived on this planet. There is no verbal or written narration. (The music selection does not match the video images.) (01:40)
Socratic Seminar: Supporting Claims and Counterclaims
Lesson ObjectiveUse debate to help students support claims and address counterclaims. Questions to ConsiderWhat strategies encourage higher student engagement and individual participation?In what ways do sentence stems help students learn to respectfully express ideas?How might you use a Socratic seminar with the content you are currently teaching?Common Core StandardsELA.W.9-10.1a, ELA.W.9-10.1b
Quaker City String Band 2009 Golden Slippers
:43 Video- Clearly Shows The way you do the Mummer Strut
Filmed at Marconi Plaza, Philadelphia, January 1, 2009 at the beginning of the Mummers Parade.
Polish American String Band - Golden Slippers Polka
2:06 Video- "Oh, Dem Golden Slippers" is a popular song commonly sung by blackface performers in the 19th century. The song, penned by African-American James A. Bland in 1879, is considered an American standard today. It is particularly well-known as a bluegrass instrumental standard.
Why Women Won the Nobel Prize - Institute of Politics
With the recent awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to three women leaders, policymakers are beginning to acknowledge that women are essential to peace and security. Six women leaders from Israel, Palestine, Sudan, South Sudan, Afghanistan, and Pakistan--describe how they mobilize for an end to violent conflict. Hear firsthand how women are waging peace within their communities and across conflict lines all over the globe, as well as how decision-makers can draw on underutilized resources and skil
Applications of Phase Change Materials for Sustainable Energy
Said Al-Hallaj, Riza Kizilel
In this module, the following topics will be covered: 1) the general concept of Phase Change Materials (PCM), 2) understand the applications of PCMs in sustainable energy, 3) recognize the uses […]
La asignatura de Fisiología Vegetal tiene como objetivo el comprender cómo funcionan las plantas, o lo que es lo mismo, qué ocurre en las plantas para que sean capaces de crecer, reproducirse y adaptarse a los continuos cambios del ambiente. A través de leyes físicas y químicas entendemos cómo las plantas son capaces de utilizar la energía de la luz para, a partir de sustancias inorgánicas sintetizar moléculas orgánicas, con las que construir el cuerpo de la planta. Asimismo, las plan
Northeastern Men's Basketball Press Conference - vs. Georgia State - Jan. 18, 2012
Northeastern men's basketball head coach Bill Coen meets with the media following Northeastern's 60-57 win over Georgia State on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2012, at Matthews Arena in Boston.
WSU employee trains service dogs
Sierra is a wiggly bundle of energy that loves people. But once the 9-month-old black lab/golden retriever cross dons her cape, she tries to be all business. She is the 10th service dog that Washington State University employees Dan and Linda Hardesty have raised over the past 12 years. Dan is the agricultural land coordinator in the Office of Real Estate and Linda is an associate professor and scientist in the School of the Environment. Click here for more about this story: http://news.wsu.ed
Cuban Spectacular: So What
The University of Richmond Cuban Music Ensemble, led by Dr. Mike Davison, performed on Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at the Camp Concert Hall in the Booker Hall of Music.
Ben Newhouse - Orchestration - Berkleemusic Open House
Learn more about Ben's Orchestration 1 course at: http://bit.ly/AoTnUH Berkleemusic hosted an online Open House with instructor Ben Newhouse, author/instructor of our online courses Orchestration 1 and 2 and Music Composition for Film and TV, on November 14th. Ben Newhouse has worked as a music supervisor and composer on dozens of television shows, films, and stage productions for media corporations including ABC, FOX, MTV, and Disney. He has arranged movie themes, sixties pop music, Broadway
Virtual Maths - 3D shapes, area of cylinder
Interactive simulation demonstrating the formula and calculation of the area of a cylinder
Duke Chapel Live - 1/22/2012
Duke Chapel Live - 1/22/2012
Tilman Ruff - New climate science and the urgency of zero - Nuclear disarmament forum
New climate science and the urgency of zero Speaker: Tilman Ruff Australian NGO advisor - International Commission on Nuclear Non-proliferation and Disarmament Who will stop nuclear next use? A public forum on nuclear disarmament organised by the Australia-Japan Civil Society Cooperation for Nuclear Disarmament, Nautilus Institute. The very nature of nuclear materials argues for universal and consistent approaches. Plutonium has a half-life of 24,400 years. The research on radiation is showing
Foundations in Leadership Tantasqua
Web Literacy -- Effective Search Techniques, Lesson 1, Topic 1 Introduction
This is a two-minute introductory video to a series of video about effective searching on the Internet.
War Eagle Wedding - "In Love With..."
1.1 Reporting international financial information This unit is not concerned with how accounting information is captured or stored, nor how it is used internally within an international group, although those are certainly significant issues, but rather with how public financial statements are prepared, audited and used. Essentially, we are dealing with how reports on a company's financial situation are compiled for external purposes and how that compilation is constrained and shaped. Reporting rules are not exactly the same in any two countr
This unit is not concerned with how accounting information is captured or stored, nor how it is used internally within an international group, although those are certainly significant issues, but rather with how public financial statements are prepared, audited and used. Essentially, we are dealing with how reports on a company's financial situation are compiled for external purposes and how that compilation is constrained and shaped. Reporting rules are not exactly the same in any two countr
This excellent video is accompanied by text and is suitable for high school students. "In the seventeenth century, philosopher John Locke wrote about natural law, which gives individuals rights that are part of the natural order of life rather than assigned by a ruler. Thomas Jefferson incorporated this concept into the Declaration of Independence in an attempt to point out the abuses made by the British government and prevent similar offenses from occurring in an independent America. Jefferson
WatchKnowLearn Attends FETC
The 2012 FETC, Florida Educational Technology Conference, had over 7,000 in attendance. WatchKnowLearn was THRILLED to be a part of the event and enjoyed meeting so many new friends and fans of the site! (04:00)