First Home Tournament for Women's Golf
Valparaiso University's women's golf team hosted their first home tournament in Sept. 2011 at their home course, the Course at Aberdeen in Valparaiso. More information at valpoathletics.com/wgolf.
UW 360 - September 2011: Integrated Design Lab
Learn more about the Integrated Design Lab that supports the development of high-performance commercial and institutional building design including lighting, daylighting and energy infrastructure. UW 360 profiles the fascinating people, programs and community connections that define the University of Washington. The show looks at a wide range of UW topics from solar energy, to heart tissue regeneration, to neighborhood farmer's markets - and much more. With an abundance of UW stories to tell,
Ashley and Jordan - 1st Block
Dylan, Kadijah, Oscar - 1st Block
Josue, Emily, Austin, Tarea - 1st Block
Randy, Thomas, Danielle, Vadell - 1st Block
Alex, Autumn, Brianna, Hayden - 3rd Block
Anthony, Celia, Tony, Logan - 3rd Block
Julian, Caitlyn, Jake, Zack
Madison, Amber, Tyler - 3rd Block
Candace, Anna, Emily - 4th Block
Adding and Subtracting Polynomials 3 - from Khan
This video is from Khan Academy. It demonstrates the proper method of adding and subtracting polynomials. (02:27)
The War of the Spanish Succession
The War of the Spanish Succession (1700-1714) began when King Charles of Spain died. He had no direct descendant, so he left the throne to Phillip V, grandson of King Louis XIV of France and the Duke of Anjou. War began as the Great Alliance (a multitude of countries) fought to stop French expansion. The fighting finally stopped in 1713 with the Treaty of Utrecht. Phillip remained king, but he severed all ties to the French throne. This two minute video is an overvi
THE ENGLISH CIVIL WAR - TO KILL A KING
The English Civil War was between King Charles the First and Parliament in Britain. The war ended in the Battle of Naseby, in 1645, which also ended the king's life. The execution of the king changed how the country was governed and set the foundation of the country. This two minute video provides an overview.
The French and Indian War in Pennsylvania
This two minute video provides a brief overview of settlers as they began moving into an area called the Ohio Country, which was claimed by both Pennsylvania and Virginia colonists.
French built Fort Duquesne to protect their trade route from Canada to Louisiana. In 1755, General Braddock was defeated in trying toconquer Fort Duquesne. In 1758, General Forbes conquered Fort Duquesne and constructed Fort Pitt for the British.
Letter to a Friend
E-mail vs Snail-mail
Basic Moves in Volleyball
In this video, watch a volleyball player demonstrate the following moves: bump, set, spike, and overhand serve. Directions for the moves also appear in print. ( 1:08)
Healthy Habits: Apple Vs. Snickers
This video shows two students racing. One has had an apple for a snack; the other has had a snickers bar. The student who ate the apple wins and describes the nutritional value of each snack. This video encourages students to choose healthy habits. ( 1:33)
How to Hula Hoop
Watch the basics of hula hooping in this introduction to the sport. A student demonstrates and stresses the importance of having enough space. ( 1:00)
Need Motivation to Exercise?
This short video could serve as an introduction to a lesson on the need to exercise. The video shows students struggling to walk across a parking lot. ( 1:26)