Introduction to drug clearance
Provides a definition of clearance and a basic explanation of the processes
Learn about hurricanes, how they form and what you can do to stay safe in this short, computer-animated video. Key concepts include: hurricane formation, hurricanes over water, hurricanes over land, tropical storms, meteorologists, hurrican watches, hurricane warmings, hurricane safety, and hurricane classification.
Sesame Street - Rap#19
This short, animated video from "Sesame Street" is a rap that talks about the number 19. It shows a wide variety of groups of 19 items and shows the number several times.
This two minute video is about diabetes and how it can affect your life and what you need to do to keep it a healthy lifestyle. Studies show that weight loss surgery may treat Type II Diabetes. Type II Diabetes is one of the
worst disorders because it may cause heart disease, and becoming blind. Type II Diabetes occurs when the body does not receive enough insulin or the body cells ignore the insulin. Many patients that have Type II Diabetes, a big option for the
Research Topics: How to Choose and Narrow Research Topics
Tools and techniques for choosing, narrowing and filtering research topics for research papers, term papers and theses. Also: how to design the open-ended re...
Name Writing Practice At Home
Teacher Created Video- A teacher models how parents can help their child at home with handwriting. You should always start with the child's name. (1:48)
How to Teach Handwriting
Handwriting requires fine motor skills, and should be taught to kids between the ages of three and a half and five. Prepare children for handwriting with other fine motor skills by following tips from a writing instructor and former classroom teacher in this free video on writing lessons and teaching strategies. (3:03)
English Grammar Training- Articles
This clip is a lesson on articles a, an, and the. Rules for using articles are reviewed on a chalk board. The sound quality in this video is poor due to an echo.
How do changes in Earth's magnetic field and ionosphere affect us?
Part 1 in a discussion on How do changes in Earth's magnetic field and ionosphere affect us? Bob McCoy – Office of Naval Research. Storms and variations in the ionosphere impact Navy instruments, e.g, Suns storms (disturbances) can degrade GPS affecting ship navigation, airplanes, and all kinds of communication and transportation on Earth. Dish TV and satellite operations are also disrupted or impacted by this. Talks about the fun of flying rockets and studying the data to make new discoveries
Computers history: present past and future. Begins with computers in 1946 and ends with predictions of what future computers wil look like. It shows images from early computers, IBM, Apple, Amstad and VAIO.
The Computer History Museum in CA
This video gives a brief history of computers. There are interviews with Bill Gates and other important technology leaders. This video describes the museum in Mountain View, CA and takes you on a short tour. Run time 04:46.
This excellent video is accompanied by text and is suitable for high school students. "Warren Burger served as chief justice of the Supreme Court from 1969 to 1986. The Burger Court, not known for activism, was at the center of two highly controversial cases in the 1970s that had a huge impact on the nation: Roe v. Wade and Regents of University of California v. Bakke."
Workshop 7: Sun and Seasons
The tilt of the Earth's axis causes the cycle of the seasons. In this workshop, we'll discuss how different parts of the Earth receive different amounts of light energy that result in the Earth's seasons. In particular, we will look at the tilt of the Earth's axis and how the hours of daylight change throughout the year.
Google Search Tips & Tricks
In this video I explain some google tricks & tips you can use! These include:
Finding a Flight
Rules for Writing and Marketing a Children's Book
This video explains tips for writing children's books. A specific audience, length, and marketing are discussed. Geared toward high school age students who are thinking of becoming a writer. (Running Time is 1:48)
WatchKnow. Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi
Tom Pittman, President of the Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi, describes WatchKnow.org to viewers on ABC 24 Memphis, TN. Run time 04:36.
Digital Literacy and Citizenship Curriculum for Grades 6-8
This FREE, pioneering curriculum is designed to empower students to think critically and make informed choices about how they create, communicate online
Ocean State Summer Writing Conference - Jennifer Egan
Jennifer Egan is the recipient of the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction for her latest novel, A Visit from the Goon Squad, for which she was also a Pen Faulkner Award and the LA Times Book Prize finalist. She is the author of The Invisible Circus, a novel which became a feature film starring Cameron Diaz in 2001, Look at Me, a finalist for the National Book Award in fiction in 2001, Emerald City and Other Stories and The Keep, which was a nati
Mental Status Exam: Anatomy: Parietal Lobes
The parietal lobes are important for perception and interpretation of sensory information especially somatosensory information. The non-dominant parietal lobe is particularly important for visual-spatial function. The dominant parietal lobe is important for praxis, which is the formation of the idea of a complex purposeful motor act while the frontal lobes are important for the execution of the act. The Gerstmann syndrome, which consists of the constellation of acalculia, finger agnosia, right-l
Myotonic Muscular Dystrophy - Motor Exam - Muscle Strength Sub-exam - Patient 3
Patient is a 52-year-old African-American male with a known diagnosis of myotonic muscular dystrophy. His neuromuscular symptoms began in the early 1990s with poor dexterity in the hands, dropping objects, and clumsiness with fine motor weakness. He is very slow buttoning clothes, putting on his shoes, brushing his teeth, shaving, and other similar activities. He experiences difficulty in ambulation and falls frequently. He has trouble getting up from a chair or sofa and climbing stairs. He also