Camstudio Quick Lesson
Why Civilisations Can't Climb Hills: a political history of statelessness in Southeast Asia
Professor Scott argues that the hill peoples of mainland Southeast Asia are fugitive, runaway populations, practising 'escape agriculture', 'escape social structure' and 'escape culture'. Jim Scott is Sterling Professor of Political Science and Anthropology at Yale University.
The Busy World of Richard Scarry-Play it Safe - School Bus Safety
This video emphasizes the importance of school bus safety. Some of the rules are 1. Stay away from bus when it pulls up, 2. stay in your seat, 3. Listen to your bus driver. This is a great teaching resource for the beginning of the school year as procedures and routines are practiced (1:06).
The Busy World of Richard Scarry-Play it Safe - Having a Wash
Huckle and Lowly bring out charcoal for Dad and get all dirty. The video talks of using soap and water to wash face, hands, and hair and how good it feels to be clean. This is a great teaching resource for young learners to reinforce healthy habits. (1:06)
Full Moon Setting Over Manhattan Beach Pier Time-Lapse
Many students do not realize that the moon travels across the sky throughout the night. This is amazing time-lapse video shows footage of the March 28th, 2010 full moon as it crosses the sky and sets behind the Manhattan Beach pier. The night sky lights up as the moon dips below the water just as the sun rises from the East, blanketing the sky in stunning blue light, and finally washing out the image as daylight fully dawns. The footage is set to soothing music. (2:59)
The Busy World of Richard Scarry-Play it Safe - Too Hot!
This video emphasizes the importance of being careful around hot things. Items from oven, hot water, stove, bath water,and irons are all discussed. The rule is to make sure it's cool! Great teaching resource for the early childhood classroom or for special education students (1:05).
The Busy World of Richard Scarry-Play It Safe - Leaving Things
Huckle and Lowly learn the importance of not leaving things lying around the house. Play it safe when you're in the house. Think of others. Put your things away. This is a great teaching resource for the early childhood classroom on safety issues (1:06).
The Busy World of Richard Scarry-Play It Safe - School Smart
Huckle and Lowly don't want to be late to catch the bus. Can you tell me what school smart is? Does the driver see me getting off and on the bus? Do you sit down in your seat? Do you walk everywhere? Do you keep the classroom neat? This is a great teaching resource for young learners at the beginning of year to help establish policies and procedures (1:06).
Philippines bomb police seek pair
Police investigating the Manila bus bombing unveil images of two men they want to trace.
Shell's CEO sees energy prices rise
A number of big names have voiced their concerns about surging commodity prices at this year's World Economic Forum warning that inflation could stifle the global recovery.
Sanofi cancer drug fails trial
Sanofi-Aventis breast cancer drug Iniparib has failed late stage trials leading brokers to reduce their earnings forecast for the pharmaceutical company.
Lagarde: EU fund could be increased
French Economy Minister Christine Lagarde says the efficiency of the EU rescue fund, set up to deal with the sovereign debt crisis, is more important than its size.
Tunis protests go on despite changes
Protesters in Tunisia say while they are happy to see the removal of several ministers, they will continue to demonstrate for further change.
Social media outreach @Davos
Social media is playing a more prominent role at the World Economic Forum in 2011 with delegates encouraged to share their thoughts on Twitter, and interactive Facebook chats.
Igneous Rock Group 1
This is a teacher-made video of an igneous rock project prresented by 2 CCHS 6th grade students at Holy Cross Elementary School. The video might be used as an example to other students who are assigned a project about the rock cycle or types of rocks. (1:01)
Motion under gravity
From the moment that Galileo dropped two cannonballs of different sizes and weights from the top of the Leaning Tower of Pisa mankind has been fascinated by the impact of gravity. This Unit looks at gravity, its impact on objects and how the energy involved in the movement of objects is dispersed or stored. First published on Thu, 21 Jul 2011
A Web-Based Virtual Reality Model for Preliminary Estimates of Hi-Rise Building Projects
Cost estimating of a construction project at its early stage is considered to be very important task since it will be used as a base to commit or otherwise not to commit funds to that project. Preparation of a reliableand realistic preliminary estimate to aid the decision makers to commit funds for a specific project is a complicated assignment. Traditional methods and operations produced unsatisfactory aid due to lack ofaccuracy especially in the pre-design stage of a project. This participates