Shows how water moves through a plant until it exits through the leaves. The video addresses specific parts of the plant that help in the process of transpiration: xylem and stomata. Run time 01:01.
Grand Slam: Performance Poetry Engages Students
A professionally produced report on the work of Global Writes and the way in which it engages students in writing through the teaching of slam poetry. The video features scenes from classroom sessions, and interviews with students, teachers, and school administrators.
How to Make a Flow and Go Boat
In this kid's science video learn all about how to teach your child about the energy of movement in water by creating a flow and go boat. This activity would be a great way to teach transfer of energy. Run time 04:15
1.2 - Introduction to the IAR Workbench IDE
A quickstart tutorial to the IAR Workbench IDE. Learn how to create a project, edit files, build solutions, and use the debugger.
Introduction to Physical Oceanography
This book is written for upper-division undergraduates and new graduate students in meteorology, ocean engineering, and oceanography. After reading this book, it expected that students will be able to describe physical processes influencing the ocean and coastal regions: the interaction of the ocean with the atmosphere, and the distribution of oceanic winds, currents, heat fluxes, and water masses.
Triominoes – A Virtual Manipulatve
Manipulate the puzzle pieces and find multiple solutions. There are instructions to the right of the manipulative.
Apple Screen 6
Microbes will continue to break down the fruit skin and flesh until all the water and nutrients are absorbed into the soil below. These nutrients then nourish growing plants.
Congressional Briefing: WASH in Schools in Developing Countries
Experts discuss the assessment of environmental standards at water sanitation facilities.
Learn English Through Song - Figurative Meanings
Learn figurative meanings from the lyrics of the song Bridge Over Troubled Water by Simon and Garfunkle. Learn English Through Song helps English Second Language (ESL) students study speaking, conversation, vocabulary, pronunciation, listening and grammar. More songs at www.learn-to-speak-english-esl.com
Transport of Water and Salts In Plants- Part 2
This is part 2 of a short, animated video (04:30) that offers information about the transport of water and salts in plant life.
Static Electricity and Water
A flowing thin stream of tap water can detect static electricity. When a charged balloon is approached to the water, the water is attracted to the balloon due to electrostatic induction.
History of music - Part III (Baroque)
Georg Friedrich Händel: Music for the Royal Fireworks, Water music, Serse (Xerxes), Concerto grosso op. 6, Messiah
Johann Sebastian Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D minor, Brandenburg concertos, Preludium in C major, Badinerie, Air, Chaconne, Cantate BWV 147, Double violin concerto, St. Matthew Passion
Domenico Scarlatti: Harpsichord sonata in D major
Giuseppe Tartini: Devil´s Trill sonata
Giovanni Battista Pergolesi: Stabat Mater
All About Animals
Video discusses animals and what they are all about. Animals are living things that need air, food, and water to live. Baby animals look like their parents and as animals grow, they change. Video is in cartoon form, it talks about what animals need to live, how animals are different, and how animals live in different places. (01:44)
Learn About Water and the Water Cycle - For Younger Learners
This is one-minute video with English captions about water and the water cycle for young learners.
How to avert a financial crisis: why anticipation and management go a long way
Companies are overreacting to the economic downturn but, had they been better prepared in the first place, they wouldn’t find themselves in such a fix. This is according to Ludo Van der Heyden, INSEAD Professor of Technology and Operations Management.
Capitalism thrives in virtual world: Second Life gives commerce a second chance
In the beginning, the online virtual world was a place for action video games such as Grand Theft Auto, or hanging out and chatting. Today, it’s a very different place. Commerce and capitalism have entered the picture.
The Oil Spill's Unseen Culprits and Victims
The Gulf oil spill dwarfs comprehension, but we know this much: it's bad. Carl Safina scrapes out the facts in this blood-boiling cross-examination, arguing that the consequences will stretch far beyond the Gulf -- and many so-called solutions are making the situation worse. Carl Safina's writing explores the scientific, moral and social dimensions of our relationship with nature. This speech was given in June of 2010. Run time 19:56.
Curious George Helps Teach about Tides
The students build a sand castle and then take a walk. When they return, the castle has been washed away by high tide. The children also discover animals under the rocks during low tide... animals that would otherwise be covered up by the water. Run time 01:30.
Cane Toad Facts
Cane toads, also known as marine toads, are tropical and prefer to live near semi-permanent bodies of water. Discover facts about cane toads with information from a published biologist. Suitable for all grades.
How Rivers Change the Land
From Dragonfly TV. Margaret and Elizabeth like to visit the Science Museum of Minnesota. The museum has a mini-golf course that was designed so kids can learn about rivers while putting. As they played, the girls began to wonder how real rivers work and what rivers do to the land. So after their game of golf, they packed up their canoe and headed for a local river. the canoe ride showed the girls how rivers meander; or twist and turn, and how the water deposits rocks and pebbles on the i