El Nino-La Nina Sea Surface Temperature and Height Anomalies: January 1997 through November 1998
An animation of sea surface temperature and height anomalies in the Pacific for January 1997 through November 1998 from NOAA AVHRR and TOPEX Poseidon
Writing exercise: Preventing pickpocketing
In this lesson, participants learn to write a report on how to protect themselves against pickpockets while on vacation.
Gewoontes en etiquette
Aan de hand van televisiereclame de eigenschappen van reisgadgets identificeren
Engineering Your Own Spectrograph
Students use simple materials to design an open spectrograph so they can calculate the angle light is bent when it passes through a holographic diffraction grating. A holographic diffraction grating acts like a prism, showing the visual components of light. After finding the desired angles, students use what they have learned to design their own spectrograph enclosure.
Fooled by Nature: Beaver Dams
On Animal Planet's series "Fooled by Nature," beavers create dams in
order collect more water and store food. One beaver can chop down 200
trees a year and it only takes a few hours for them to gnaw through and this three minute video shows them how they do it and why.
Assignment Discovery: The Four Types of Plants
This 40 second video quickly reviews the 4 different types of plants:
bryophytes, ferns and fern allies, gymnosperms and angiosperms. A quick introduction.
Brush Your Teeth Now!
This cute video will show young learners how to correctly brush their teeth with a fun song. Some of the lyrics include "Brush your teeth everybody. Won't you show me how? Brush at the back. Brush at the Front" Words to the song appear at bottom of screen as song is sung.
Science Bulletins: Correlation to the National Standards
See how Science Bulletins materials correlate with National Science Education Standards.
140: Growing a business with word-of-mouth marketing: the case of iXiGO.com
Most start-up companies allocate a hefty budget for advertising and marketing at the beginning, especially when they have lofty goals of capturing market share. But an Indian online travel start-up has proven the unthinkable: you can do it all by word-of-mouth and not spend a penny on advertising.
When deadlines don't work: The perils of exploding job offers
Employers could be forgiven for wanting their favorite candidates to accept a job offer NOW. But new research shows that putting a time limit on a job offer can have far-reaching negative repercussions.
El Nino Sea Surface Temperature and Height Anomaly on a Globe: January 1997 through October 1997
An animation of sea surface temperature and sea surface height anomalies in the Pacific Ocean for the period January 1997 through December 1997. The data is shown on a rotating globe.
El Nino-La Nina Sea Surface Temperature and Height Anomaly 3D Side View: January 1997 through Februa
An animation of sea surface temperature and height anomalies in the Pacific for January 1997 through February 1999 from NOAA AVHRR and TOPEX Poseidon
Picture Viewer Flash kit
This Flash kit provides a simple guide to insert picture viewer in the HTML page.
Slideshow Flash kit with sound and text
This Flash kit provides simple instructions on how to insert a customisable slideshow in the HTML page. This application uses cue points set in the xml file to synchronise the text, image and audio elements.
The Forces Behind Common Core Standards
This ten minute, student done video, is an overview of the Common Core State Standards Initiative. This is not so much about the standards as what they are intended to do.
Space School: Mercury
This 4:40 long video uses animation and other images to show Mercury, the smallest planet in the solar system. Mercury's surface temperature can go from a 800 degrees to a 300 degrees below zero. Mercury orbits the sun in just 88 days, much faster than any other planets. There is an ad at the beginning about respecting people and their sexual orientation which is shown at times.
Pricing and Pricing Strategies - Mini Lecture
A mini-lecture which introduces a number of pricing techniques
The Canons of Good Lending - Mini Lecture
A mini-lecture which reviews how a lender would evaluate a request to borrow money for a business proposition. It uses the CAMPARI and ICE mneumonics.