GPS Receiver Basics
Students familiarize themselves through trial and error with the basics of GPS receiver operation. They view a receiver's satellite visibility screen as they walk in various directions and monitor their progress on the receiver's map. Students may enter waypoints and use the GPS information to guide them back to specific locations.
Students will use two different methods to determine the densities of a variety of materials and objects. The first method involves direct measurement of the volumes of objects that have simple geometric shapes, while the second uses the water displacement method to determine the volumes of irregularly-shaped objects. After the densities are determined, students will create x-y scatter graphs of mass versus volume, and these graphs will reveal that objects with densities less than water (floater
Remainders! Svendita! Sconti! The sales period
At the completion of this lesson you will be able to understand the names of clothing. You will look at advertisements and match the name of a piece of clothing to an illustration. Then, you will look at pictures and fills in the correct color (in the correct form). Next, each time you will get 4 words of which 1 is incorrect. You will do this exercise in plural tense; you will put the sentence in plural and take note of the verb and adjective. Finally, you will again be given illustrations and
A minister under fire
At the completion of this chapter you will be able to follow an interview with a famous person on the radio.
Holidays: Mother's Day
This 3:23 video explains the history of this day going back into Roman times to find the beginnings of this custom. The modern version is also explored and her efforts to make this an official day and the meanings of the colors of different flowers given to mothers. The video has an unhappy ending.
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Completing the Circuit
In the everyday electrical devices we use calculators, remote controls and cell phones a voltage source such as a battery is required to close the circuit and operate the device. In this hands-on activity, students use a battery, wires, small light bulb and a light bulb holder to learn the difference between an open circuit and a closed circuit, and understand that electric current only occurs in a closed circuit.
Introduction to Axonometric Projection
This article on axonometric projection provides background reading on axonometric projection as it applies to Junior Certificate classes.
Test your knowledge on the orchestra
Five Senses: Smell
Humans are able to smell through use of their noses. Molecules of odor are released by particular sources. These molecules are inhaled by humans through their nasal openings. The molecules are absorbed by mucus and interpreted by the brain as smell.
How Fuel Cells Work in Cars
This 12:48 long video shows how fuel cells work, and how they are beneficial energy savers. However, it also shows the obstacles and conflicts that must be overcome before fuel cells can be used regularly as energy sources. A good overview.
Authors@Google Presents David Sirota: Back to Our Future
Wall Street scandals. Fights over taxes. Racial resentments. A Lakers-Celtics championship. The Karate Kid topping the box-office charts. Bon Jovi touring the country. These words could describe our current moment—or the vaunted iconography of three decades past. In this wide-ranging and wickedly entertaining book, New York Times bestselling journalist David Sirota takes readers on a rollicking DeLorean ride back in time to reveal how so many of our present-day conflicts are rooted in the lar
Elton John Wake Up Song and Greeting for STS-135
Flight Day 6 was kick-started for the STS-135 astronauts with a special wake-up message from Elton John and one of the legendary performer's greatest hits. "Rocket Man" debuted around the time of the Apollo 16 mission, which sent men to the moon for the fifth time. The 4.5-minute song, which describes a long-term space bound astronaut's mixed feelings at leaving his family to do his job, has been played to awaken four shuttle crews aboard Discovery and Atlantis. "Rocket Man" also, one of NASA's
Advanced Chemical Experimentation and Instrumentation, Fall 2002
Advanced experimentation, with particular emphasis on chemical synthesis and the fundamentals of quantum chemistry illustrated through molecular spectroscopy. Instruction and practice in the written and oral presentation of experimental results.
Nursery Rhymes - Quiz
Children will enjoy the challenge of remembering which Nursery Rhymes are being referred to in this fun quiz.
Verzekerd tegen bliksemschade?
At the end of this unit you can respond to a claim for compensation for the damage caused by a thunderstorm.
Wat moet ik aantrekken?
At the end of this unit you can put in a conversation which clothes one should wear in a certain weather type.
Marriage, your rights and duties, the administration - French
You know what the rights and duties of the spouses are and what types of marriage contracts exist. You explain your point of view on this matter.
This patient education program explains the Cesarean or C-Section, why they are needed, how they are performed, the risks, and what to expect after the procedure. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Helpful Hints for Field Sketching
This online article, from Biodiversity Counts, offers insight into the task of field sketching. After discussing the difference between seeing and observing, the article offers tips designed to help make students better at observational rendering. The six hints discussed are proportions, perspective, volume, simplifying, practicing a lot, and having fun.