NIS Intermediate 046 - La Nueva Inmigracion
A new wave of immigration is taking place worldwide, especially here in Europe, and it's having far reaching and often unpleasant effects. See notesinspanish.com for the accompanying transcript/worksheet.
Mémoires de l'esclavage dans la société guyanaise
Au début, des commémorations sporadiques de l'abolition de l'esclavage ont eu lieu. Puis en 1998, pour le 150° anniversaire, une véritable fièvre commémorative se répand dans les anciennes colonies ayant connu l'esclavagisme. Lors de cette commémoration le fait esclavagiste prend le pas sur le fait abolitionniste. Corroboré en 2001 par la reconnaissance de la traite négrière et l'esclavagisme comme crime contre l'humanité par la loi troubiran, le 10 juin s'institutionnalise autour de
NIS Intermediate 045 - Vacaciones en Espana
What's the best way to travel round Spain in Summer? Where should you sleep, what towns should you visit? See notesinspanish.com for the accompanying transcript/worksheet.
Roman Law: From Laissez-Faire to Statism One of the most powerful influences in the legal and political thought and institutions of the Christian West during the Middle Ages was the Rom
One of the most powerful influences in the legal and political thought and institutions of the Christian West during the Middle Ages was the Rom
President Mildred Garcia Appears on ABC-7 (Vista LA)
Hosted by Jovana Lara and Danny Romero, Vista L.A. offers the Latino community in Southern California a comprehensive look into current events and profiles citizens and celebrities.
Flamingos flock to Mexican oasis
Dec. 12 - Despite threats to their habitat, thousands of flamingos congregate every year at a wetland reserve in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula. Tara Cleary reports.
How to Decorate Lamp Shades and Make Rosettes with Ribbon
Lengths of colorful ribbon dress up a blah white lampshade. Try your hand at making easy rosettes for embellishments. Only ribbons and a glue gun are needed. This is a great craft for home or for school. This would be a fun activity for a home economics class. (2:09)
The Great Depression: Causes and Effects
A short video outlining the causes and effects of the Great Depression. This is meant for grade school use. The video uses a lecture format with good images. It could stand alone as an introduction to the study of this subject.
Remake Old Christmas Ornaments into a Work of Art
Learn how to use shimmering tiny seed beads to give old ornaments a much-needed face-lift. Supplies needed are ornaments, sandpaper, mod podge, beads, etc. This would be a fun activity for home or for school. What a great gift idea too!!
Classic Sesame Street: City versus Country Song
In this classic Sesame Street video, young students will learn differences between city life and country life. This would be a great resource to use to compare and contrast after reading non-fiction texts on this topic. Young learners will enjoy this animated video. (2:15)
TESA Art Demo on the Nature Walk
Video by Eric Hulsizer
Russia's new brain drain
Nov. 28 - Russia experiencing a new wave of emigration and brain drain as its best minds flee instability and stagnation, looking abroad for a 'breath of fresh air' and career opportunities. Sonia Legg reports.
Defense cuts hinge on sequestration provision
Nov. 28 - CSBA defense budget analyst Todd Harrison discusses the likelihood of Congress finding adequate cuts in the defense budget to satisfy the deficit reduction targets of the debt ceiling deal.
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IT Help Desk: Windows 7 Update Skit 1
To get ready for the Windows 7 update MaryBeth and Fred explain what is being deleted off of faculty and staff computers. They explain the difference between personal files and GRCC files.
IT Help Desk: Windows 7 Update Skit 2
To get ready for the Windows 7 update MaryBeth and Fred explain what to do with your personal files.
Loggerhead Turtles Digging
This short video clip shows close-up video of several loggerhead hatchlings digging their way out of the sand and heading to the water. There is no narration with this video, but the professionally-made video footage and sounds from nature help bring the baby turtles into the classroom for your students to observe. This video would be a nice compliment to the poem Over in the Meadow, where the mother turtle tells the baby turtles to "dig."
Brief Overview of the Red Fox
This short video clip shows many close-ups of the red fox, and her babies. There is no narration, but the professionally-made video footage and sounds from nature help to bring the red fox into the classroom for your students to observe. This would be a nice compliment to the poem Over in the Meadow, where the red fox mother tells her baby cubs to "run."