Coloring Easter Eggs With Kids
This two minute video provides a brief overview on how to make homemade dye, and try out some alternative ways to decorate Easter eggs. Several tips are offered.
Station Crew Spots Irene
An Expedition 28 crew member aboard the International Space Station captured this video of Tropical Storm Irene on August 28 at 4:09 p.m. EDT as it moved over the east coast of the United States.
How To Make a Battery From a Potato
Following on from Edison's first lightblub moment back in 1879, the OU's Stephen Serjeant experiments with an alternative power source - the humble potato. Video experiment explains the process and why you need more than one potato. Grades 5-12. Includes closed captioning. 2:31 min.
Evaluating and Distinguishing Primary and Secondary Source Material
This module defines primary and secondary sources, offers examples of each, and provides criteria for distinguishing between these two types of sources. In addition, the module offers strategies […]
Materials with specific optical properties based on azo-compounds
Materials with specific optical properties based on azo-compounds, Lecture I, Galante, Maria José, Institute of Materials Science and Technology (INTEMA), Argentina
Yeast Mine: Editing templates
Step-by-step instructions on how to edit a YeastMine template, from Saccharomyces Genome Database (SGD).
Teaching & Writing : How Can I Improve My Study Habits?
To improve study habits, take detailed notes during class, organize and transcribe the notes into a separate notebook and do a manageable amount of homework daily. This 2:30 video is done with a narrator, but there aren't any examples of note taking given. Small breaks, keeping current, and using an audio recorder are offered.
A Mother and Son Talk about Bookshare
privacy versus veiligheid
You can follow a radio report on a business event
El Nino Sea Surface Temperature and Height Anomaly on a Globe: January 1997 through August 1998
An animation of sea surface temperature and sea surface height anomalies in the Pacific Ocean for the period January 1997 through August 1998. The data is shown on a rotating globe.
MIT's L2L Program
L2L is a unique leadership development program for leaders from the MIT community. L2L Fellows partner with senior leaders and MIT faculty in a proactive and systematic effort to build MIT's internal leadership capability. Underlying Leader to Leader is the belief that leadership development is a shared responsibility, a partnership between the Institute and the L2L Fellows. Thus leadership skills are developed within the context of MIT's culture and aligned to the strategic needs of the Institu
Introduction to Hemispheric Studies
This module provides a brief introduction to hemispheric studies. It works through examples of how a hemispheric approach can be employed and overviews the direction of the field. Finally, this […]
Biographies Re-lived with Shrabani Basu
Historian and biographer Shrabani Basu presents two of her books and the remarkable lives behind them. Hosted by Hal Wake, Artistic Director, Vancouver International Writers Festival July 17, 2011 @ Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, SFU Woodwards Victoria and Abdul tells the story of Abdul Karim, a clerk from Agra (the city of the Taj Mahal) who arrived in England in 1887 to wait at the Queen's table, and quickly gained the affection of the monarch 42 years his senior. If the royal household hat
Woordzoekers : Diverse thema's In de woordzoekers moeten een bepaald aantal woorden gevonden worden in een blok gevuld met letters. Deze woorden kunnen zowel van links naar rechts als van rechts naar links geschreven zijn, en ook zowel horizontaal als verticaal als …
In de woordzoekers moeten een bepaald aantal woorden gevonden worden in een blok gevuld met letters. Deze woorden kunnen zowel van links naar rechts als van rechts naar links geschreven zijn, en ook zowel horizontaal als verticaal als …
This teacher-created video shows students how to order decimals from least to greatest. The numbers 3.14, 3.9, 3.21, and 3.09 are written on a white board, and the teacher explains step-by-step how to order them.( 1:18)
Cambridge Day Limmud 2011
Cambridge Day Limmud 2011
Numeracy in the Kitchen
This video could be used as a teaching source that highlights the benefits of implementing ICT in the classroom with a focus on numeracy and how it is imbedded in our everyday lives. The story is about two women who would like to make a cake. They combine their money and head to the store to buy their ingredients. A narrator asks the following questions throughout the video, "How much change they have left after the purchase? "Which type of scale should be used to measure the ca
The Lure of a Stable Price Level [America's Great Depression (1963; 2008)] One of the reasons that most economists of the 1920s did not recognize the existence of an inflationary problem was the widespread adoption of a stable price level as the goal and criterion for monetary policy. The exten
[America's Great Depression (1963; 2008)]
One of the reasons that most economists of the 1920s did not recognize the existence of an inflationary problem was the widespread adoption of a stable price level as the goal and criterion for monetary policy. The exten
Dining for Dealmakers: Hong Kong hotels
Sept. 15 - Reuters Correspondent Fred Katayama discovers Hong Kong's best hotel restaurants with Tim Zagat. Experience local fare and french flare at The Peninsula, the Four Seasons and the Mandarin hotels.