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A discussion about the history of Royal Shakespeare Company's visits to the University of Michigan, with a new visit in March, 2012. Panelists: Ken Fischer, President, University Musical Society; Gary Krenz, Special Counsel to the President; Ralph Williams, Professor Emeritus. Host: Frank Provenzano, U-M News Service.
How to draw -Megi Simpson- (The Simpsons)
This short video shows the techniques needed to draw this character. The
video moves rapidly and so stopping it may benefit the students.
Lee - Masters
Historical Weapons and Ballistics
THE DETECTIVE: Elyse Luray THE PLACE: Chicago, Illinois THE CASE: History Detectives stares down the barrel of a shotgun for clues that one of Al Capone’s men fired it in a Chicago gang massacre that shocked the nation. The gun came to our contributor’s family after it was handed down through two generations of prominent Chicago families. It’s a Western Field single-barreled repeating action 12-guage shotgun. The barrel and the stock were once shortened just the way the Capone
Cesar Chavez: Embrace the Legacy (5 min. UFW video)
This five minute video an overview of the life and accomplishments of Cesar Chavez using interviews and original footage.
Cesar Chavez remembered at IVC
This two minute video has interviews about from individuals reflecting on some of his ideas and what has transpired since his death. Limited use.
OrganWise Guys Shorts: Pirates of the Carrot and Bean
Come learn about health and nutrition with the OrganWise Guys! In this short: Health Pirates sail the produce isles in search of high fiber foods. (1min)
Engagement and Success: iPods in the pre-K classroom
This 1:23 video shows pre-school students using iPods as a teacher narrators her experiences with theme.
Why I Work at Purdue: Evita Emanuel
Residence Education Coordinator Evita Emanuel discusses what brought her to the University, as well as her favorite aspects of life at Purdue. Get more information about Purdue Careers - like us on Facebook! http://www.facebook.com/PurdueCareers
Thunderbird Regional Night: Feb 2012 French Club
Thunderbird School of Global Management students perform Feb. 18, 2012, during Europe, Africa and Middle East Regional Night in Glendale, Arizona. http://www.thunderbird.edu
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Stories from the Stone Age - 2of15
An exploration of the revolutionary period of prehistory that began whenhumans abandoned the nomadic hunting and gathering existence they had known for millennia to take up a completely new way of life the decisive move to farming and herding the ration of permanent settlementsand the discovery of metals setting the stage for the arrival of the worlds first civilization. Some images in this ten minute video may be too difficult for younger students.
20.02.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Freitag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Der parteilose evangelische Theologe Joachim Gauck wird neuer Bundespräsident. Die Vorsitzenden der schwarz-gelben Koalitionsparteien verständigten sich mit den Oppositionsparteien SPD und Grüne in Berlin auf den einstigen DDR-Bürgerrechtler und früheren Leiter der Stasi-Unterlagenbehörde als gemeinsamen Kandidaten. Gauck sagte nach seiner Nominierun
A Conversation with Martin Scorsese: The Importance of Visual Literacy
A ten minute video interview with this director on his early life and the impact of movies and television on him. In the video he talks about how he learned about film making as well as the good and bad points of the media. He stresses the importance of having visual literacy as part of the school curriculum as it trains the eye and heart and encourages the asking of questions and helping them learn to think.
Common Cockle--An Overview
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a Common Cock in its natural environment. Students will enjoy listening to the ocean sound as they watch the close up views of this amazing creature. This well-known edible cockle has a solid shell, consisting of two valves, which feature prominent ribs and concentric growth-lines. The outer surface of the shell is off-white, yellowish or brown, and the inner surface is white. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge a
"Stop Taking in Stray Animals" 2012 Direct TV Commercial
See what happens when you make bad decisions with this humorous commercial from Direct TV. Commercials are not only relevant to students, but can also be used for a variety of comprehension skills such as: cause and effect, compare and contrast, context clues, drawing conclusions, fact and opinion, inference, summarizing, and sequencing. (0:32)
Finding the Intersection
In this video segment from Cyberchase, the CyberSquad is looking for a lost Transformatron. Matt can see it along one line, while Jackie says she can see it along a different line. Digit and Inez try to figure out how this is possible, and they discover that one point can lie on two different lines. (1:33)