Assonance and Alliteration
This video contains a student defining alliteration and assonance and showing examples with movie titles and characters from movies. ( The subtitles and examples are appropriate for older students.) ( 3:34)
Writing Structured Paragraphs
This video lecture explains the mechanics of paragraph writing and takes students through the process of constructing well-structured paragraphs. The professor explains the elements of a well-structured paragraph ( unity, coherence, and development) in detail with examples. In conclusion, the characteristics of introductory and concluding paragraphs are identified. ( 28:39)
Pre-School Books-Words beginning with A, B, and C
This short video shows the beginning letter for apple, anchor, bowl, aeroplane, bowl, bulb, ball, candle. The words appear at the bottom of the screen as they are being recited. (1:02)
Signs of hope on jobs, housing
July 28 - Summary of business headlines: Jobless claims drop below key 400,000 level; Pending home sales show surprise rise; Sprint lags further in mobile race. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Striking gold in South Africa
July 28 - Some 100,000 gold miners go on strike in South Africa, which could push up prices. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Murdoch biographer says family must step down from News Corp
July 28 - As NewsCorp's James Murdoch is backed by the board of BSkyB, Michael Wolff, the family's biographer, tells Insider why the family should step down immediately.
SFU Bhangra Flash Mob
SFU Bhangra students surprise unsuspecting Canucks fans by performing a flash mob outside Rogers Arena on April 7, 2011.
NYCOM White Coat Ceremony 2011
The White Coat Ceremony marks the transition that medical students make when they complete their classroom education and begin their clinical training. New York Institute of Technology (NYIT), New York College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYCOM).
REI 6th Annual Symposium: Part 1 - Introductions by Dr. Paul Falkowski & Lecture by Dr. Ralph Izzo
This is the first lecture of the Rutgers Energy Institute's 6th Annual Symposium. Dr. Paul Falkowski, director of the Institute, begins the symposium, followed by Dr. Ralph Izzo, President & CEO of PSE&G, who lectures on "The Benefits of Competitive Markets on Consumers in Electricity Markets." Please find the second lecture of the symposium at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ezCWyM1cXvI For more information please visit http://rei.rutgers.edu/
Vietnam and the Civil Rights Movement 1967-1968
This four minute video shows various parades and rallies for and against the war highlighted by a warning by President Johnson that the FBI would be watching. This is a good video to show students the mood during that time period and how people were expressing themselves.
Poor People's Campaign (2:10)/ML Kings Death Announcement
The announcement of a campaign to help poor people is stopped when Kennedy tells the audience that Martin Luther King Jr. was shot and killed. This video is best used to show the mood of the day and to hear the reaction of the audience to the tragic news.
Lloyd's of London chairman: Debt crisis "incomprehensible'"
July 28 - Lord Peter Levene, chairman of insurance giant Lloyd's of London, says a possible U.S. credit downgrade will not help insurers.
Breakingviews: Exxon misses, Lazard, Evercore fare better
July 28 - Reuters Breakingviews columnists say Exxon's profit miss puts more pressure on its CEO, while Lazard and Evercore show signs of strength despite their misses.
Clooney, Madonna, Pacino amongst Venice line-up
Clooney, Polanski, Madonna amongst directors to showcase films at this year's stellar Venice Film Festival. Cindy Martin reports.
Tea Party members sound off on debt
July 28 - Freshmen Republicans in the House of Representatives sound off ahead of key vote on the debt deal. Rough Cut (No reporter narration).
An International Education
Two Thai universities are interested in hosting Auburn student pharmacists for educational opportunities, starting as early as fall of 2012.
Econ 100B - Lecture 33 - Economic Analysis--Macro
Economics 100B - Spring 2007. A study of the factors which determine national income, employment, and price levels, with attention to the effects of monetary and fiscal policy.
Ancient Egypt is a fascinating subject. Through this lesson you will learn about the Egyptians Religion, Social and Cultural Life, Writing, and Art. When you have completed this lesson you should have a better understanding of life in Ancient Egypt as it applies to religion and social events and will be able to recognize (even write) your own hieroglyphics.
Reading and writing Currently, over 97 per cent of primary schools use a commercial reading scheme and most have programmes for teaching phonics. Beginning readers commonly take words and reading books home to practise. Many schools use class and group novel studies to extend, or in the upper primary stages, to replace the reading scheme. Schools also supplement reading schemes with a variety of reading activities structured around the 5–14 strands. Reading schemes are used in attainment groups, but whol
Currently, over 97 per cent of primary schools use a commercial reading scheme and most have programmes for teaching phonics. Beginning readers commonly take words and reading books home to practise. Many schools use class and group novel studies to extend, or in the upper primary stages, to replace the reading scheme. Schools also supplement reading schemes with a variety of reading activities structured around the 5–14 strands.
Reading schemes are used in attainment groups, but whol
Creating a Caring School: Toolkit Cover
This resource is comprised of two companion components, the guide and the toolkit. The guide is intended to assist school leadership and management to understand why and how a particular strategy, method, or idea is useful, and not to be just a how to manual of tips. Yet the resource as a whole is at the same time intended to be relevant at all times to the context and practice of the school management team. Therefore, included in the toolkit component are realistic exemplars, check lists, and a