Walter, Heather, Sara, Steven - 3rd Block
Sun Protection in Children's Words
In this student-created video, children describe the harmful effects of the sun and methods of sun protection. Students will connect with other children's voices and these simple but important tips. ( 1:26)
292 GG Overcoming Writer's Block
Help! I'm totally blocked.
Palestinians clash with Israeli police
Sept. 23 - Young men throw stones at an Israeli checkpoint as President Mahmoud Abbas's application for U.N. recognition provokes mixed reactions. Lily Grimes reports.
"Persepolis" by Marjane Satrapi--The Pick of the Week from 60 second Recap®
In this video, teenage students will be introduced to "Persepolis" by Marjane Satrapi. Summary--Those who make their homes in the West might have a hard time identifying Iran as much more than a nuclear threat—let alone a beloved homeland. Well, prepare to have your eyes opened. In this startling—and startlingly beautiful—graphic novel, you'll discover a complex society that has seen more than its fare share of oppression, brutality, and dramatic upheaval. Marjane—the nar
Expedition 41/42 Final Exams
Expedition 41/42 Soyuz Commander Alexander Samoukutyaev of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos), NASA Flight Engineer Barry Wilmore and Flight Engineer Elena Serova of Roscosmos conducted final qualification training at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Star City, Russia. They are scheduled for a Sept. 25 launch in the Soyuz TMA-14M spacecraft to begin a six-month mission on the International Space Station.
Flow is a multi-screen, surround-sound installation commissioned by curator Claire Staunton for Inheritance Projects. It was made specifically for the Herb Garret, in the roof of St Thomas' Church near London Bridge, where medicinal herbs were stored and cured starting in the early 18th century. Next door, also in the roof, is Europe's oldest surviving operating theatre where, in the 19th century, operations such as amputations were performed without anaesthetic. The installation uses mate
Luister- en spreekoefening: How to preserve food
In deze les leren cursisten een lezing over een historisch onderwerp samenvatten en er hun mening over te formuleren
5.1: What are the CPI and RPI? The Consumer Prices Index (CPI) and the Retail Prices Index (RPI) are published each month by the UK Office for National Statistics. These are the main measures used in the UK to record changes in the level of the prices most people pay for the goods and services they buy. The RPI is intended to reflect the average spending pattern of the great majority of private households. Only two classes of private households are excluded, on the grounds that their spending patterns differ greatly from t
The Consumer Prices Index (CPI) and the Retail Prices Index (RPI) are published each month by the UK Office for National Statistics. These are the main measures used in the UK to record changes in the level of the prices most people pay for the goods and services they buy. The RPI is intended to reflect the average spending pattern of the great majority of private households. Only two classes of private households are excluded, on the grounds that their spending patterns differ greatly from t
Boeing Dreamliner comes true
Sept. 26 - In an official ceremony, Boeing delivered the first of its 787 Dreamliner jets to Japan's All Nippon Airways after a three-year wait. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Explosions at Dutch Shell plant
A fire at a Shell chemical plant breaks out after an explosion in the Netherlands late Tuesday night. Sarah Toms reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has
Achieving Excellence 2011 award winners, - Hillier, Neal, Spoor
Mark Hillier, Martin Neal & Chris Spoor
Achieving Excellence 2011 award winner, - Jim McKenna
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Sesame Street: "We Are All Earthlings" Song
Young learners will enjoy this cute, animated video about how we are all connected on Earth. This is a great resource to work in conjunction with non-fiction texts on animal characteristics, habitats, land forms, etc. (2:30)
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Day 2 of Jackson manslaughter trial
Sep. 28 - More testimony is offered up in day 2 of the Michael Jackson's manslaughter trial. John Russell reports.
75 Years of Costume Design
Colonial Williamsburg marks 75 years of costumed interpretation in 2009. Costume Design Center Director Brenda Rosseau describes the metamorphosis from 1934.
Snowscene - Quiz
Students will be able to understand the symbolism in this poem.
Beer and Whiskey
In an age when water was suspect, sometimes beer was the safest thing to drink. Food historian Frank Clark discusses the brewing process common to most colonial homes and recreated in Historic Area kitchens.
Language Unlimited (Why Study Linguistics?)
Language Unlimited (Why Study Linguistics?).