This eight minute video shows students how to do research from primary and secondary resources. Very high interest. The video spend a lot of time explaining how to weigh evidence as to their accuracy. The case study is following a Chinese immigrant.
Cheese History 3
Why does Swiss cheese have holes? Find out in this episode of Cheese Cubed! (2:19)
Prehistoric Astronomy: How the Ancients Looked at the Heavens (1/4)
Join award winning teacher Jonathan Bergmann as he interactively teaches Astronomy: Prehistoric Astronomy: How the Ancients Looked at the Heavens. Mr. Bergmann describes how ancient people observed the sunrise, phases of the moon, changing seasons, and the brightness of stars at night. Ancient people identified constellations. This video also shows a diagram of the celelstial sphere. ( 10:55)
Startpagina Engels van Henny Jellema Deze site bevat liedjes, comprehension, dictee, grammar, verwijzingen naar andere sites voor luisteren, video, ... Het lesmateriaal voor de onderwijsmethode Stepping Stones is gemaakt van oefeningen uit methodes die niet meer uitgegeven …
Deze site bevat liedjes, comprehension, dictee, grammar, verwijzingen naar andere sites voor luisteren, video, ... Het lesmateriaal voor de onderwijsmethode Stepping Stones is gemaakt van oefeningen uit methodes die niet meer uitgegeven …
Tango in Argentina
The Sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis
During World War II, the South Pacific Philippine Sea was not only the site of many battles but also where the United States had many ships stationed. One of the ships was the U.S.S. Indianapolis, which sank after being torpedoed by an enemy submarine. This History Detectives video segment chronicles that attack from the perspective of one survivor, L.D. Cox. While being interviewed about his memories of a fellow sailor, Cox describes the sinking from the instant the b
Bacteria in the Cafeteria
This activity from our family magazine series challenges kids to go on a microbe quest to solve a riddle. The online activity begins with a page of directions for how to find the missing letters of the riddle. As kids click their way around a virtual lunchroom, they are given 11 Yes/No questions asking whether the featured bacteria helps people. Along with the answer to the riddle, kids get a round of applause when they correctly answer all 11 questions.
Beyond T. rex
This fun Web site is part of OLogy, where kids can collect virtual trading cards and create projects with them. Here, they learn about cladograms and the vast variety of dinosaurs that once roamed Earth. The activity opens by telling kids that there are more than 400 known species of extinct dinosaurs and by explaining how cladograms show their relationships to one another. Students then go to an interactive cladogram that has 19 dinosaur species, ranging from Velociraptor mongolienis and Eudrom
Promises: Understanding the Israeli/Palestinian Conflict
The film looks at the conflict through the eyes of seven children from Israeli and Palestinian backgrounds, living in this harsh war torn land. Students will explore how differences of opinion, ideas, and biases shaped by cultural, religion, and historical influences, affect others and themselves.
Virtual Maths, Brick Density - Water Displacement method
Presentation explaining how to calculate the density of a brick using water displacement method.
Les derniers dĂ©veloppements de la recherche sur les services
en ligne au CRDP. De la cyberjustice Ă
Le professeur Karim Benyekhlef, directeur du CRDP, a prĂ©sentĂ©, Ă QuĂ©bec le 29 janvier 2007, les travaux du Centre en droit des technologie de l'information, Â« Les derniers dĂ©veloppements de la recherche sur les services en ligne au CRDP. De la cyberjustice Ă la cyberdĂ©mocratie Â», dans le cadre de l'activitĂ© Â« DĂ©veloppements juridiques rĂ©cents touchant aux services en ligne Â» organisĂ©e par le MinistĂ¨re des Services gouvernementaux du QuĂ©bec.
OPMT 600 Chapter 14
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THE100 Session 2 Spring 2012
Television, Film and Theatre with Bill DeLuca 02/14/12
He converted the Irish to Christianity, but there's quite a bit most people don't know about Ireland's patron saint. In this video clip learn more about St. Patrick. (0:59)
La sociedad espartana (en espaĂ±ol)
Los espartanos eran una sociedad muy militarizada. Tanto, que los niños tenían que dejar sus casas con 7 años de edad para aprender el arte militar. Les entrenaban para pasar hambre, frío y dolor. Este video explica cúales eran las distintas clases sociales de los espartanos. (aprox. 2 minutos)
Climate leadership and business sustainability
"We are creating a massive ecological debt by borrowing from the future at a rate that is completely incompatible and unsustainable. We need a new form of capitalism, one where we value the environment, business as usual is therefore not an option." Just what is climate leadership, how can it be implemented and what lessons can we learn from the financial dimension of sustainability. Dr Stephen Peake explains.
This video clip from "Where Did It Come From?" explores the origins of the Temple of Chichen Itza, a Mayan pyramid in modern-day Mexico that features several unique features, including an echo designed to sound like a bird call. (4:35)
Profile: Jasmine Whitbread, Chief Executive, Save the Children
Jasmine Whitbread, discusses her career and her role as Chief Executive of Save the Children
Who Are Today's Citizens of the World?
They are young, multi-lingual, multi-cultural, multi-national. Meet the â€śGlobal Cosmopolitans".
Software adds fake objects to photos
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2011/12/smart-image-editor-adds-fake-objects-to-photos.html