Research methods: Ethnographic observation
This resource is part of "Research methods" module. This module is designed primarily for students taking sport-related courses, but knowledge and use of research methods is widely shared across a range of social science disciplines, so students from any other such discipline should find this useful too. It is important to focus on methods, almost to the exclusion of any actual content, at least until you find your bearings. Thus although there are important differences between them students of
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Education Developments and Initatives (partnerships)
An example of a partnership module - comprehensive website containing links and resources: - This module is part of a suite of a number of modules developed in the Carnegie Faculty of Sport and Education at Leeds Metropolitan University. The modules are part of the Initial Teacher Education Programme(ITE). On completion of this module students will: understand and critically engage with the thinking informing recent developments in education at national and, where appropriate, international leve
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The 2007 Carnegie Lecture - Dee Caffari's lecture, 'Dare, dream, discover, inspire'
In May 2006, Dee became the first woman to sail solo, non-stop around the world against the prevailing winds and currents, completing the Aviva Challenge. Having won the 2007 Raymarine YJA Yachtsman of the Year Award, Dee plans to enter the 2008/9 Vendée Globe round-the-world yacht race. Leeds Met is delighted that Dee has chosen a team of sport scientists from Leeds Met's Centre for Performance Sport to support her physiological, nutritional and psychological preparations for the challenge. Th
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Campus Crossroads: Helping Students Find Their Passion after Notre Dame
Students face many decisions during their time at Notre Dame, including important choices about their future after graduation. These choices will begin to shape them as individuals and the potential impact they will have on the world. Career services at Notre Dame offer a holistic approach to helping students find their calling through a number of resources and experiences. These services and programs are about to be significantly enhanced as a result of the Campus Crossroads Project. For more
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BBC Cyber Frontiers - Pete Clifton
Peter Clifton has overall responsibility for all new developments on BBC Journalism’s multimedia platforms. These include the News, Sport, Weather and Local websites, mobile, Red Button services and IPTV. Peter is responsible for the design and delivery of projects such as Democracy Live, the relaunch of the News and Sport websites and the development of a number of new journalism production tools.
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Masters EXPO 2010
The 10th Masters Expo took place on Thursday 30 September. Over 30 student projects were on display throughout the ground floor of Old Broadcasting House. The projects included work from students studying masters in the areas of music, media and computing. The Expo allowed postgraduate students to display the work they had completed as part of their final major project, the largest component of the masters course. MSc Sound and Music for Interactive Games student, Samir Graba, found the day ver
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Leeds Varsity 2010 Live: Rugby Union - Second Half
Students from Leeds Met have taken part a live production exercise, producing a multi camera live recording of the Leeds Varsity Rugbby Union Clash filmed at Headingley Carnegie Stadium. Students from film, tv and media related courses were involved in all aspects of the production, from camera work, sound recording and event journalism, Commentary by Mark Dorey and Leeds Met alumni Ben Hooper. Leeds Metropolitan University students are celebrating retaining the city's sporting bragging righ
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Leeds Varsity 2010 Live: Rugby Union - First Half
Students from Leeds Met have taken part a live production exercise, producing a multi camera live recording of the Leeds Varsity Rugbby Union Clash filmed at Headingley Carnegie Stadium. Students from film, tv and media related courses were involved in all aspects of the production, from camera work, sound recording and event journalism, Commentary by Mark Dorey and Leeds Met alumni Ben Hooper. Leeds Metropolitan University students are celebrating retaining the city's sporting bragging righ
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NASA CONNECT Team Extreme: The Statistics of Success
In NASA CONNECT, Team Extreme: The Statistics of Success, focuses on NASA's Space Operations Mission Directorate and the teamwork required to produce a successful space mission. Students will learn about the numerous systems, skills and capabilities involved in a mission and how NASA manages and integrates these systems. Students will draw a parallel between the teamwork used in a NASA mission and find out how teamwork energizes the popular sport of auto racing. Grades 6-8.
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Physical education Sport
I'm planning to do a research project on physical education at primary school, and how much participation children do of physical sport ouside of school. Where can I find information? 7-11 year olds , key stage 2 , P.E
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or - Phase 3 Digraphs
Slide show of the or digraph.  Words such as fork, pork, cork, sport, are shown on slides with pictures as the narrator says the word.

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How to do a press handstand
Coaches often insist that their gymnasts train the Press to Handstand as part of a workout, or as part of a routine. This skill is among the most important key elements in the sport, and an effective training element, as well. (2:21)

This skill is often used as a conditioning exercise, as well as in routines on Balance Beam and even Floor Exercise. What makes it important to the development of a gymnast is its combination of strength, balance, flexibility, and body positioning. Ther

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Learning about a Compass with Curious George
The children head outside for a sport called orienteering.  Orienteering uses a map and compass to find flags.  The children explain how to use a compass to help them with the game.
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Sports slide show
This video is a slide show listing several sports. You can read the name of the sport as you hear it and see the image. The sports are repeated twice.
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Sport
This online exhibition features a small selection of material held by Manuscripts and Special Collections at the University of Nottingham relating to sport. It includes photographs of University sports teams and items relating to the wider history of team sports and individual exercise through the centuries.
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Quidditch for Muggles at the College of Charleston
B.Y.O.B. -- Bring Your Own Broom! Join the CofC Quidditch team around Marion Square and on campus as they play the sport popularized in the Harry Potter book series by J.K. Rowling. CofC Quidditch on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=186708751528 International Quidditch Association: http://www.internationalquidditch.org
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Martha Rose Shulman, "The Simple Art of Vegetarian Cooking" | Chefs at Google
Martha Rose Shulman visited Google LA for a discussion and cooking demo regarding her book "The Simple Art of Vegetarian Cooking." This talk took place on May 14, 2014.
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SRXIND003A: Apply Sport and Recreation Law: Course Content
Course content. This is the course content component of SRXIND003A: Apply Sport and Recreation Law. The course content and learners resource can be accessed through the learning object SRXIND003A: Apply Sport and Recreation Law.The course has been designed primarily to guide you on how and where to find information about law applicable to the sport and recreation industry. This is achieved through interactive activities. To complete this unit, you will need to demonstrate that you are able to i
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Leeds Met Open Day Oct 2010
The idea of becoming a university student can be liberating, exhilarating and pretty daunting. It's a time to really think about what you want from your future, to make life-long friendships, to work the hardest you've ever worked, and have the most fun you've ever had. You've got lots to think about, and we at Leeds Metropolitan have lots to offer... Why choose us? We will enable you to fulfil your academic potential, make you a great prospect for employers and give you a little bit extra.
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3 What is poetry?

We can possibly best define what poetry is by saying what it isn't. For one thing, poetry, unlike prose, cannot be paraphrased. If you could sum it up succinctly in any other fashion you wouldn't write the poem. One can talk about the theme of a poem, for instance, but it's the poem itself which conveys the ultimate effect. A poem is the best possible expression of what the poet wants to say. Some might say that the form and content of art, in this case poetry, is untranslatable.

Let's
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