The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Disaster
This video segment from the documentary The Jewish Americans outlines the story of the Triangle Shirtwaist Company fire in New York City. The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory was owned by Max Blank and Isaac Harris, ambitious Russian Jewish immigrants. Their company employed Jewish immigrants who worked in sweatshop conditions. On March 25, 1911, a fire started on the eighth floor. The exits were locked, and fire truck ladders only reached to the sixth floor, so there was
Allied Victories and Disagreements in Early 1945
In this video clip, from Indigo Film, learn how the German offensive at the battle of the Bulge had been brought to halt by the American Forces as well as other battles and disagreements between the allied powers' leaders between the end of 1944 and early 1945. (5:21)
States and Capitals Song by Musical Stew
Learn your States and Capitals with Musical Stew in three minutes. Executive Producers: Macho Nacho and Mouth Trumpet Producer: Zach Alden
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Checklist - Language Assistantship
This is a resource released as part of the E-Portfolio Toolkit based on experience of developing the “Year Abroad E-Portfolio”, undertaken by the School of Languages at Leeds Metropolitan University.
AU April Phools Concert 2012
Alfred University April Phools Concert 2012 -- Alma Mater Highlights The Alfred University Chamber Singers and the Alfred Volunteer Choir performed a variety of parodied musical selections during their April 1, 2012 April Phools Concert. Here's a sampling of creative versions of the University's Alma Mater. The concert was held in Alfred University's Holmes Auditorium, Harder Hall, and was directed by Luanne Crosby with accompanist Laurel Buckwalter.
Week #012 Review, Tuesday parola = word verita' = truth bugia = lie piu' tardi = later in ritardo = late stamattina = this morning stasera = this evening soldi = money meglio = better peggio = worse tutto = all, everything dopo = after come = how Il presidente viene domani. = The president comes tomorrow. Gli studenti vengono tardi. = The students come late. La madre tiene il bambino. = The mother ho
parola = word
verita' = truth
bugia = lie
piu' tardi = later
in ritardo = late
stamattina = this morning
stasera = this evening
soldi = money
meglio = better
peggio = worse
tutto = all, everything
dopo = after
come = how
Il presidente viene domani. = The president comes tomorrow.
Gli studenti vengono tardi. = The students come late.
La madre tiene il bambino. = The mother ho
Advanced Audio Blog S5 #7 - Top 10 Japanese Foods: Curry and rice
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! When you get to Japan, you’re used to going out to eat all the time. But now that you have a roommate who loves to cook, you’re lucky: he’s happy to teach you how to cook Japanese cuisine. But when he tells you that tonight you’re having curry, you ask in [...]
It is the old classical song performed by The Beatles. Yellow Submarine was a 1968 animated musical fantasy film based on the music of The Beatles. (02:27)
Rock Around the Clock (with lyrics)
This classic song can be used to help teach reading and word recognition. The lyrics of the song appear in large print and a blue dot appears over each word as it occurs in the song. (02:14)
All Together Now - from The Beatles
A great little ditty from the Beatles. This music video can be used for teaching part of the alphabet, a bit of counting, and some sign language up to the letter J. The lyrics appear on the screen in nice, large print and a red dot appears over each word as it occurs in the song. (02:07)
'Hello, Goodbye' by The Beatles
Have fun and learn to read by using the Beatles song "Hello, Goodbye." Its so easy. So easy in fact you don't realize you are learning. Large lyrics are provided on the screen, along with images. A blue dot appears over each word as it occurs in the song. (03:24)
I Me Mine
This is a music video and fun song by Gearge Harrison. The Beatles song makes it very easy for kids to read. Lyrics are provided in large print on the screen as a blue dot appears for each word in the song. (02:22)
This short video, set to music, features several of the famous artist Pablo Picasso's most well known works. It also tells about how his style of art transformed to a more unique style of his own and examples are shown. It would be useful to introduce elementary students to Picasso's work or to introduce a unit on famous artists. (1:26)
Green Grass Grew All Around (with lyrics)
This is the classic, children's song. Lyrics are included at the bottom of the song. Colorful, cartoon animation is also provided on the screen. (02:45)
De mens helpt de natuur : Afval verminderen Leerlingen denken tijdens deze les na over hoe we kunnen zorgen voor minder afval. Deze lesvoorbereiding werd gemaakt op basis van de handleiding Mundo.
Leerlingen denken tijdens deze les na over hoe we kunnen zorgen voor minder afval.
Deze lesvoorbereiding werd gemaakt op basis van de handleiding Mundo.
CK-12 Earth Science Honors For Middle School
This is a free textbook that is offered by Amazon for reading on a Kindle. Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a Kindle device—with the free Kindle app for smartphones and tablets. Download the app for your device and start reading for free.'CK-12 Earth Science covers the study of Earth - its minerals and energy resources, processes inside and on its surface, its past, water, weather and climate, the environment and human actions, and astronomy.;
Introduction of the Lori and Eric Sklut Emerging Scholar in Jewish Studies
Alison Morrison-Shetlar, dean of Elon College, the College of Arts and Sciences, introduces Geoffrey D. Claussen, as the Lori and Eric Sklut Emerging Scholar in Jewish Studies.
MSU Faculty conversations: Denise Troutman
Denise Troutman, associate professor of linguistics, talks about how linguistic politeness operates in the African-American speech community, and how speech acts may be misinterpreted by others. To read more, go to http://news.msu.edu/story/faculty-conversations-denise-troutman
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