Guide to the Papers of Russell Franks, 1915-1959
Russell Franks received his formal education from the Virginia Polytechnic Institute in Blacksburg, VA, earning his B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering. He lived a distinguishing life serving as Chief Metallurgist for Union Carbide and Carbon Research Laboratories in Niagra, New York. During his career he developed several patents in his area of expertise and was also chief of the Super Alloys branch of the Steele Division of the War Production Board.
Guide to the Records of International Order of Oddfellows, Braddock's Field Lodge #529, Braddock, PA
These records span the years 1857-1975 but are concentrated mostly in the period 1900-1975. The records contain minutes; membership rolls and application books; financial records; forms; and a small amount of correspondence.
Guide to the Records of the German Order of Harugari, Allegheny County, PA, Lodges, 1884-1915
This collection includes day books, record books, constitutions, registers, insurance policies, and nominations of members for various lodges of The German Order of the Harugari, located in Allegheny County, PA, 1884-1915.
Teacher Tipster-Bunny Ball-(Skip Counting by 2's)
Mr. Smith shares a fun game to help you teach skip counting by 2's. It's called Bunny Ball! Students shoot puffy balls (bunny tails) into an Easter basket. Each winning basket is a score of 2. Students add their scores by 2's. (3:15)
Guide to the Records of The Gaelic Arts Society of Pittsburgh, PA, 1959-1977
This Scrapbook contains photographs, newsclippings, speeches, brochures, programs, and newsletters from cultural events and meetings of the members of the Gaelic Arts Society of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1959-1977.
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The Sad Bug - Beginning Reader
This video is like a beginning reading book. Simple sentences contain 2-7 words consisting of short vowel words, sight words, and repetitive words. The words are shown at the bottom of the screen and are highlighted in purple as they are read. This video focuses on short vowel words. (1:42)
El Nino-La Nina Sea Surface Temperature and Height Anomaly 3D Isometric Morph: December 1997 to Dece
An morph of sea surface temperature and height anomalies in the Pacific between December 1997 and December 1998, from NOAA AVHRR and TOPEX Poseidon
The Paper Crane
This video includes text, narration, and pictures for the story The Paper Crane by Molly Bang. The book is part of the suggested reading material listed on the corestandards.org website for grades K-1. (04:10)
Sample performance tasks for this book include:
Students identify words and phrases within Molly Bang’s The Paper Crane that appeal to the senses and suggest the feelings of happiness experienced by the owner of the restaurant (e.g., clapped, played, love
The Princess and the Pea
This selection contains an animated version of the classic story The Princess and the Pea. The words of the story appear on each page as they are read. ( 7:13)
China property slowdown to hit construction, not prices: EIU
Aug. 29 - There are strong signs of over-building in China and construction could see a sharp correction as early as the end of 2011, says Stephen Joske of the Economist Intelligence Unit.
Justifying Costs of Resources or Adoption of Services
Discusses the issue of justifying the costs of acquiring resources or of adopting services.
Times Square revelry ahead of Irene
Aug. 28 - New Yorkers revel in the rain in Manhattan's Times Square as Hurricane Irene approaches. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
L140 Prueba oral MOCK
This is a MOCK to prepare students for the EMA that I have used with my groups at the Spanish Intensives resi school in Alicante. Feel free to use it or adapt it if you want to do a mock oral with your students
Glosario de Conceptos de las Américas del OAAP
Esto es un glosario de los Conceptos de las Américas, creados para el archivo digital, el Our Americas Archive Partnership (OAAP) (http://oaap.rice.edu). Estas palabras claves permiten búsquedas […]
Glossary of the OAAP's "Americas Concepts"
This is a glossary of the Americas Concepts developed for use on the Our Americas Archive Partnership (OAAP) site (http://oaap.rice.edu). These key terms allow for themed searches across national […]
Evaluating and Distinguishing Primary and Secondary Source Material
This module defines primary and secondary sources, offers examples of each, and provides criteria for distinguishing between these two types of sources. In addition, the module offers strategies […]
6.1 Perspectives on managing My focus in this section is on the M ball being juggled by a systems practitioner. My purpose is to enable you to appreciate the diversity of activities that might constitute managing. More specifically, I am concerned with the type of managing a systems practitioner might undertake. When you began Part 3, Section 4, I asked you to complete an activity (Activity 40) in which you used a spray diagram to record the di
My focus in this section is on the M ball being juggled by a systems practitioner. My purpose is to enable you to appreciate the diversity of activities that might constitute managing. More specifically, I am concerned with the type of managing a systems practitioner might undertake. When you began Part 3, Section 4, I asked you to complete an activity (Activity 40) in which you used a spray diagram to record the di