The American Constitution: Gouverneur Morris
This is a lecture about Gouverneur Morris, who spoke frequently, bringing a colorful, urbane presence to the debates. He also authored several sections of the Constitution. Brings to life this remarkable Founding Father. The only one with one leg. Watch first as it does have a bit about there are a few sections that might be inappropriate.
SP.725 D-Lab: Medical Technologies for the Developing World (MIT)
D-Lab Health provides a multidisciplinary approach to global health technology design via guest lectures and a major project based on fieldwork. We will explore the current state of global health challenges and learn how to design medical technologies that address those problems. Students may travel to Nicaragua during spring break to work with health professionals, using medical technology design kits to gain field experience for their device challenge. As a final class deliverable, you will cr
21A.218J Identity and Difference (MIT)
This course explores how identities, whether of individuals or groups, are produced, maintained, and transformed. Students will be introduced to various theoretical perspectives that deal with identity formation, including constructions of "the normal." We will explore the utility of these perspectives for understanding identity components such as gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, religion, language, social class, and bodily difference. By semester's end students will unders
An animated video retelling of Shel Silverstein's poem "Crocodile's Toothache." (2:19)
The Story of Pi
This video moves very rapidly, but shows how Pi works and how it is used.
Absolute Beginner #4 - Being Sorry in Japan
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Oh no! You just witnessed an accident on the streets of Japan…and unfortunately, you’re the one who caused it! You were walking while distracted: you admit it—you were texting your friend in Japanese while trying to cross the street, and you knocked the unsuspecting person over. Now that you’ve helped your [...]
Intel delivers stellar results
Intel reported impressive earnings, defying fears about the chipmakers minor role in the booming smartphone and tablet market.
What Does the Structure of an Atom Look Like?
What Does the Structure of an Atom Look Like? The structure of an atom consists primarily of three parts, including neutrons, protons and electrons. Find out how the main component of an atom is space with help from a science teacher. This video is in lecture format. Run time 02:42.
How to Study Spelling
How to Study Spelling. Part of the series: Math Lessons and Study Tips. In order to study spelling for a spelling test or for general knowledge, it can be helpful to read books about words that are commonly spelled incorrectly. Use reference books when studying spelling with help from this author and tutor.
MC Fireplace - The Fossil Fuel Rap
This teacher-made project is a rap song about what fossil fuels are and how they are formed. Audio quality is low making it difficult to understand the words to the rap. Some of the lyrics include: "Well, it all starts a few million years ago from the mountains high to the valleys low. I've been talking to the bird and talking to the bees telling me all about the dead trees. They've been falling to the ground getting covered in soild and sand. It all builds up and there's loads of pressure
Lesson - Simile, Metaphor, Alliteration
This is a lesson on similes, metaphors, and alliteration. There is also an example of a simple project to go along with the lesson. The video quality is poor. Students would benefit by having a wordwall with these terms. An idea for a project is also offered.
COM100 Session 2 Spring 2011
COM100 Mass Media and Society Session Two 01/15/11 Catherine Clinch
How to Make a Valentine's Day 'Heart Person' (for Children)
Learn how to make a person from hearts for Valentine's Day in this three-minute crafts video on making a Valentine's 'Heart Person'. The crafter needs construction paper, 'wiggly' eyes, and yarn. This video was created by an elementary school teacher.
Money talks: January 17th 2011
In this week's programme - Hu Jintao's visit to Washington, America's debt ceiling and leading economists meet in Denver
How to Pronounce English Words & Silent Letters in Words
This video deals with how to pronounce difficult words that have silent letters. The video gives several examples, but does not offer any help outside of some specific words and how they are pronounced.
Money Money Money! song-Introduces Coins and Values
This video introduces each coin and their value in a cute, catchy tune. Each coin has its own rhyme to help students remember them (2:24).
LRA Event Part 3: Ida Sawyer
Human Rights Watch researcher, Ida Sawyer, describes some of the atrocities she witnessed and studied in central Africa. Footage from Duru by Ida Sawyer. To see more on the LRA, visit: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/africa/lords-resistance-army-hunt-africas-most-wanted
Access and Interpret Product Information
This learning object contains information and activities on a range of tourism products including air, coach, rail and ferry travel and package tours.