English Vocabulary Lessons-Identifying Animals Flashcards
This short video helps to improve English vocabulary. A picture of a variety of animals shows on the screen with an "a" in the upper left hand corner. The commentator says the name of the animal with the word "a" in front of it (a bear, a camel, a cow). This is a good teaching resource for early childhood students and our ELL students (1:53).
Taking Science to the Street With Dr. Loretta Sweet Jemmott
Dr. Loretta Sweet Jemmott, professor of nursing at the University of Pennsylvania, has spent the last 20 years developing interventions to prevent teen pregnancies and the spread of HIV/AIDS among African-American youth. Her latest project is called "Shape Up -- Barbers Building Better Brothers" and is designed to empower young men, ages 18 to 25, to reduce their risks for contracting STDs and other health problems. The program will begin in 50 barbershops in Philadelphia this spring. Meantime,
Heart and Circulatory System Animation
An outstanding, narrated animation of how the heart and pulminary system works. Some key words include: cardiovascular system, pulminary system, oxygen-rich blood, right atrium, pulmonary arteries, tricuspid valve, mitral valve, systole, and diastole. (2:58)
History of the Arrow: How to Make an Arrow
This video shows how to make a real arrow. Teachers must make sure that they only show this to students who are mature enough to benefit from the step-by-step lesson.
The Stuff of Genius: Safety Pin
With patents on everything from fountain pens to rifles, Walter Hunt has sometimes been called "America's forgotten inventor." However, his most successful invention was the safety pin.
Chrystia Freeland and Felix Salmon Talk Davos
Chrystia Freeland and Felix Salmon talk about the upcoming World Economic Forum and share some stories from past experiences.
The Wowzies Introduces and Reviews Paper Money ($1, $5, $10, $20, $50, $100)
In this video the Wowzies use a game show concept to introduce and review all values of paper money while singing a catchy tune (2:43).
A children oriented video with lots of facts about pengins. The two girls doing the interview might give students an idea on what they could do for a project.
Whole Brain Teaching: 3rd Grade: Classroom Management
Watch first year teacher, Andrea Schindler, demonstrate features of Whole Brain Teaching's classroom management system with her inner city third graders. (7:14)
Jeremy Siegel on Politicians, Prices and a Potential 'Buying Opportunity of the Decade'
The U.S. Presidential race has reached a critical juncture. The Republicans have a confirmed nominee in John McCain; as for the Democrats, Hillary Clinton has bounced back, while Barack Obama retains a marginal lead in terms of delegates. How the presidential race evolves will be shaped in part by the increasingly worrisome state of the U.S. economy. Though it has not yet gone through two consecutive quarters of negative growth -- the common definition of a recession -- signs of a slowdown are e
Physician and Administrator: How Surgeon Larry Kaiser Navigates Two Different Worlds
Larry Kaiser, chairman of the department of surgery and surgeon-in-chief for the University of Pennsylvania Health System, is responsible for more than 110 surgeons in his own department, and he leads one of the largest thoracic services in the country. Michael Useem, director of Wharton's Center for Leadership and Change Management, recently spoke with Kaiser about the challenges of playing a leadership role -- not just in a major medical center, but also in a health care environment that has e
6.042J Mathematics for Computer Science (MIT)
This subject offers an introduction to Discrete Mathematics oriented toward Computer Science and Engineering. The subject coverage divides roughly into thirds: Fundamental concepts of mathematics: definitions, proofs, sets, functions, relations. Discrete structures: graphs, state machines, modular arithmetic, counting. Discrete probability theory. On completion of 6.042, students will be able to explain and apply the basic methods of discrete (noncontinuous) mathematics in Computer Science
Thoughts on using Prezi as a Teaching Tool SP.725 D-Lab: Medical Technologies for the Developing World (MIT) National Dictionary Day Transportation Revolution: A Slideshow Sms'en schrijven Dit werkblad kan gebruikt worden als steloefening. De leerlingen schrijven sms'en. Het aantal vakjes correspondeert met de werkelijke lengte van een echt sms-bericht. Lesson 71 – Coffee Break Spanish
D-Lab Health provides a multidisciplinary approach to global health technology design via guest lectures and a major project based on fieldwork. We will explore the current state of global health challenges and learn how to design medical technologies that address those problems. Students may travel to Nicaragua during spring break to work with health professionals, using medical technology design kits to gain field experience for their device challenge. As a final class deliverable, you will cr
How dictionaries are made and how the uses of words are studied. Some great examples are given. A good way to get students to start thinking about words. Run time 02:49.
This is a brief slideshow on the transportation revolution. Although it has some good points, it is perhaps best as an example of what students can do as part of their classwork.
Welcome back to our Coffee Break Spanish listeners who have been patiently waiting for the continuation of the series. In lessons 71-80 you’ll be following a mini soap-opera featuring English student Andrew who is learning Spanish in Spain, and his new friend María-José, who’ll be getting to know him and helping him with h
SP.725 D-Lab: Medical Technologies for the Developing World (MIT)
National Dictionary Day
Transportation Revolution: A Slideshow
Sms'en schrijven Dit werkblad kan gebruikt worden als steloefening. De leerlingen schrijven sms'en. Het aantal vakjes correspondeert met de werkelijke lengte van een echt sms-bericht.
Dit werkblad kan gebruikt worden als steloefening. De leerlingen schrijven sms'en. Het aantal vakjes correspondeert met de werkelijke lengte van een echt sms-bericht.
Lesson 71 – Coffee Break Spanish