VUCast: Powering up Preschool
Vanderbilt research shows what you should do to boost your young child’s brain power. Plus, want to smack someone? How the brain handles impulse control. And Coach Franklin talks the talk and walks the walk!
Symphony Band China Tour 2011
The U-M Symphony Band toured China in May 2011.
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)
"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
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
Religions of the World - Christianity
A brief overview of Christianity, it's history, demographics, precepts and denominations. Goes very rapidly and is of little use to a student unfamiliar with the religion.
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
Preschool Teaching Supplies
Preschool Teaching Supplies. Part of the series: Teaching & Writing. Supplies for preschool teachers should include colorful puppets, building materials, easels and a variety of art supplies to help students learn and stay entertained at the same time.
What are Fast Plants?
Paul Williams, professor of plant pathology and plant genetics at the University of Wisconsin, gives an in depth explanation of what "fast plants" are and why they may be important to plant breeders. Run time 08:04.
2011-12 Homecoming Court: Chelsea Satkowiak
Over the last three years, I have developed a deep love for Michigan State University and a constant hunger for taking advantage of every opportunity this institution has to offer. Therefore, I have focused my time on getting involved with student organizations, expanding my knowledge in the classroom, studying abroad, cheering on our teams at athletic events and building strong relationships that I will cherish forever. Because of the experiences I've had during my undergraduate years, I can co
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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News #77 - What happens when giants collide!?
Here’s a big question for you. What happens when the world’s most respected publisher meets the world’s biggest language learning app maker? HarperCollins has over 175 years in publishing experience and provides the most definitive English language dictionary. With their help, we’ve taken their timeless work over to the Mac. The result is the best [...]
Virtual Maths, Cuboid - Excavation Video
Video of excavation in progress, (for use with excavation quizzes 1 and 2) or your own purposes
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.
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?).