Chautauqua's Georgia O'Keeffe
2014 Chautauqua presented by the Maryland Humanities Council, Inc. in partnership with the College of Southern Maryland. Creative Women: Breaking the Mold featuring Artist Georgia O'Keeffe portrayed by Kelley Rouse
Gaza hospitals strained as casualty numbers rise
Gaza hospitals are running low on medical equipment to treat the surge in patients caused by Israel's almost two-week offensive on the Gaza strip. Jillian Kitchener 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
Literary Festival 2013: Philosophy by Podcast [Audio]
Speaker(s): David Edmonds, Nigel Warburton | In the 5th century BC Socrates brought philosophy to the marketplace. Can this ancient branch of learning be rejuvenated by the technology of the 21st century? Philosophy Bites Back is the second book from the team that brings you Philosophy Bites, the hugely successful podcast that has now had 16 million downloads. Philosophy Bites Back is a collection of conversations with leading scholars on major figures in the history of philosophy. David Edmonds
Embedding the concept of competency maps
This presentation outlines the background, context and transferability of a competency mapping tool originally developed in health but suitable for enterprise
Two car bombs hit Syrian market in Douma
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe The chaotic scene just moments after two car bombs went off in a popular Douma market injuring dozens. Deborah Gembara reports. More from Syria: http://smarturl.it/SyriaAttack Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe 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
Japanese Classical dance
Japanese classical dance performance in Chicago. (4:37)
8.7 References for Reading 1 Fitzpatrick, M. (2004) Chapter 8 ‘The Lancet Paper’ taken from MMR and Autism: What Parents Need to Know, London, Routledge. Copyright © 2004 Michael Fitzpatrick. Note: Internet sites originally accessed between January and December 2003. Abbasi, K. (2001) ‘Man, mission, rumpus’, British Medical Journal; 322: p.306. Afzal, M.A., Osterhaus, A.D.M.E., Cosby, S.L., Jin, L., Beeler, J., Takeuchi, K., Kawashima, H. (2003) ‘Comparative
Fitzpatrick, M. (2004) Chapter 8 ‘The Lancet Paper’ taken from MMR and Autism: What Parents Need to Know, London, Routledge. Copyright © 2004 Michael Fitzpatrick.
Note: Internet sites originally accessed between January and December 2003.
Abbasi, K. (2001) ‘Man, mission, rumpus’, British Medical Journal; 322: p.306.
Afzal, M.A., Osterhaus, A.D.M.E., Cosby, S.L., Jin, L., Beeler, J., Takeuchi, K., Kawashima, H. (2003) ‘Comparative
Henry David Thoreau - At Walden Pond
This 3:44 video is an interview with a teacher about how Walden lived and what he wrote. Between 1845 and 1847, Henry David Thoreau decided to spend two years in a small cabin - located in the woods in Concord, Massachusetts, near Walden Pond - to see what it would be like to withdraw from the constant demands and "busyness" of daily life.
As he writes in Walden:
I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I c
CMS.840 At the Limit: Violence in Contemporary Representation (MIT)
This course focuses on novels and films from the last twenty-five years (nominally 1985–2010) marked by their relationship to extreme violence and transgression. Our texts will focus on serial killers, torture, rape, and brutality, but they also explore notions of American history, gender and sexuality, and reality television—sometimes, they delve into love or time or the redemptive role of art in late modernity. Our works are a motley assortment, with origins in the U.S., France, Sp
Doctor of the Dance
Dr. Rosemary Browne of the University of Arizona, and co-director of the Tir Conail Academy of Irish Dance, tear up the dance floor with high-kicking fancy footwork. This will certainly to get you in the mood for St. Patricks' Day.
Virtual Maths, Shapes Space and Measure, Surface of semi cylinder
Interactive simulation demonstrating how to calculate the surface area of a cover for an astro turf pitch including the ends by using a semi (half) cylinder.
Number Families and Word Problems
Learn about subtracting and word problesm. Number families contain three numbers, two small and one big. Using several different number families, students identify the subtraction and addition facts that can be formed using specific combinations of big and small numbers. (4:56)
Relate Addition and Subtraction - by StudyJams
Inverse operations are pairs of mathematical operations, like addition and subtraction, that can undo eachother. You can learn how to do it by using fact families. This cartoon animation from StudyJams also includes a short, self-checking quiz.
"With or Without" - Learning New Words
This is a humorous animated cartoon that could be used as an introduction to a more in depth lesson about the difference between the words "with" and "without." (0:50)
Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes, rectangle
Interactive simulation demonstrating calculation of area of a rectangle
Three-Point Rule in Essay Writing
3 Point Rule in Essay Writing. Part of the series: How to Write an Essay. Learn the three point rule in writing body paragraphs in essays in this 50-second video on writing essays.
How to Use a Thesaurus for Essays
How to Use a Thesaurus for Essays. Part of the series: How to Write an Essay. Learn how to use a thesaurus while writing essays in this free video on writing essays.
How to Use Quotations in Essays
How to Use Quotations in Essays. Part of the series: How to Write an Essay. Learn how to include quotations in the introduction of an essay in this one-minute (and 7 seconds) video on writing essays.