Learn with Pictures and Video S3 #8 - Mexican Spanish Expressions and Words for the Classroom 1
Learn Mexican Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! Traveling to Mexico was the first step. The second was enrolling in a Mexican Spanish college. But the third is actually going to Mexican Spanish class. You’re nervous on your first day at the Mexican Spanish university where you will study for your Mexican Spanish degree. You believe you have [...]
Lesson 1-Part 1-Visual and Auditory Warm Up With Alphabet Flashcards (Beginning Sounds)
This teacher shows us a typical lesson warm up with a student. She uses alphabet flashcards and a carpet square that has handwriting lines drawn on it. She walks through the visual, auditory and kinesthetic drill. First step in Orton Gillingham lesson. This is a great resource for struggling students or for review of unmastered skills. (3:49)
Rebel leader: 50,000 killed in Libya fighting
Aug. 30 - A rebel military leader says about 50,000 people have been killed since the beginning of Libya's uprising to oust Muammar Gaddafi six months ago. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
U.S. Day Ahead: ADP may give clues to August payrolls data
Aug. 30 - The volatile ADP National Employment report should give investors an idea of just how weak the U.S. labor market is with an expected read of 100,000, according to a Reuters poll of economists.
LLAS/Whystudy...? downloadable calendar - September 2011, Chinese
LLAS/Whystudy...? downloadable calendar - September 2011, Chinese.
Virtual Maths Data Handling - Light Survey, Worksheet for Bigger Room
Light Intensity Survey worksheet, activity including resources, for bigger room
Digital Library Object - After action reoprt 37th Tank Battalion, December 1944.
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Conservation GIS, Video Resources
These videos are part of a fully online course on Conservation GIS.
Computer-assisted linguistic tasks as an integral part of English language coursebook
Machine-translation tasks to be used for 2-3-year university students of non-linguistic specialities
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Vera Wang's colorful 'LSD trip'
Sep. 14 - Designer Vera Wang mingles transparency and tailoring, contrasting white with psychedelic colors to give her Spring 2012 runway the feeling of a slightly refined "LSD trip" at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York. Elly Park reports.
What is Yellow Journalism
This two minute video provides an overview of this topic with the emphasis on how the Hearst Chain started this trend. There isn't any reference to the Spanish American War in the video.
Virtual Maths - Numbers, 2D Triangle simulation tool
Diagram and formulas for are and volume of 2D shapes
SCS25: Robotics at the Tipping Point
Moderated by Howie Choset, Professor, Robotics Institute Part of the 25th anniversary celebration of Carnegie Mellon University's School of Computer Science, October 11, 2014 in Pittsburgh, PA. For more, visit: https://www.cs.cmu.edu/scs25
The History of Baseball Opening Day
This two minute video explains some of the history of the opening day of the baseball season and some of the decisions that go into it. Narration by students with just a few specific facts, but most students will not be able to relate to the names.
Upper Intermediate Lesson S1 #17 - How Radical is Your Spanish?
Your son thinks he is so smart just because he has been learning Spanish in school. Every day he comes home with a new group of Spanish words to try out on you. But what your son doesn’t know is that you have been studying Spanish every night with SpanishPod101 after he goes to bed [...]
All Summer In A Day, Part 1
This video is based on a short story by Ray Bradbury. It has a futuristic setting where students live on a rainy planet and long for the sun to visit. Everything is dull and grey with the exception of one little girl who remembers what the beauty and warmth of the sun felt like on Earth. This video could be used by students to create numerous writing activities: (1) compare/contrast paragraphs (2) prediciting outcomes (3) creative writing, etc. (09:55)
Selay Kouassi on Water as a Tool for Peace in Ivory Coast
Pulitzer Center grantee Selay Kouassi introduces his forthcoming reporting on how water is used as a tool of peace and war in Ivory Coast. He is part of a Pulitzer Center team of six journalists investigating water and sanitation in West Africa.
An Interview with a Master Storyteller
This video contains a student's interview with JeHann Clements, a well-known storyteller, at the Hans Christian Anderson statue in Central Park. Mr. Clements describes the characteristics of a good story: a strong beginning, middle, and end, along with a good message. ( 4:23)