How Big? Lesson
The objective of Lesson 2 is for student teams to determine the size of the caverns. Lesson two has student teams measure their classroom to determine area and volume; determine how many people could comfortably sleep in their classroom; scale this number up to find the required area for all Alabraskans. The lesson provides a good application of area and volume concepts. Students also perform math conversions between feet, meters, miles and kilometers.
MOLA: Seasonal Snow Variations on Mars, clouds at north pole, with dates, with contours
This is a visualization of the clouds near the Marian polar caps measured using the MOLA instrument. This particular animation shows just the north pole, with dates, and with contours.
MOLA: Seasonal Snow Variations on Mars: Slow Zoom to the Martian North Pole: True Color
This is a true color visualization of the topography near the Martian north pole as measured with the MOLA instrument. This particular animation shows a slow zoom to the surface of the pole and is a frame-accurate match to the beginning of animation id #2297.
Assignment Discovery: The Four Types of Plants
This 40 second video quickly reviews the 4 different types of plants:
bryophytes, ferns and fern allies, gymnosperms and angiosperms. A quick introduction.
Six Traits of Writing
This 20 minute lecture is on using the Six Traits of Writing. It includes student examples and moves slowly through the traits.
Build a LabVIEW subVI to sample a signal on demand and hold the signal value across multiple calls to the subVI.
STS-134 Daily Mission Recap - Flight Day 14
A video recap of flight day 14 of the STS-134 mission of space shuttle Endeavour to the International Space Station
Shuttle Crew Says Farewell, Closes Hatches
At 7:23 a.m. Sunday, hatches were closed between Endeavour and the station 12 days, 22 hours and 27 minutes into the mission. The hatches between the two spacecraft were opened at 7:38 a.m. on May 18 and were open for joint crew operations for a total of 10 days, 23 hours, and 45 minutes.
Investigations in Orientation Behavior
This activity will allow students to observe the orientation behavior of several organisms and practice formulating and testing hypotheses based on their observations.
The Botanical Garden - A Tool to Teach systematics, Physiology and a Lot More
The UBC Botanical Garden will be used to demonstrate the wide range of possibilities for teaching using materials that are available in situ or freshly collected. An exercise in general systematics will use materials from the British Columbia Native Garden; the uses of plants as chemical sources will be examined with materials from the Physick Garden; the diversity of morphology will be examined using plants from the Food Garden; environmental and physiological adaptations will be seen in the Al
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Learn with Pictures and Video S2 #21 - Spanish Recipes for Fluency
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! You never really got into cooking until you moved to Spain. Now that you live here, you seem to be cooking all the time because Spanish food is so different than what you’re used to. This can sometimes be a problem — especially when you don’t know the Spanish how to [...]