6.2 A different way of writing
The internet is a fantastic source of information for any student, but how do you evaluate the information each site provides? This unit will help you assess the benefits of information technology, providing guidance on the protocols for using email, online conferencing and real time chat as methods of communication.
Trafficking in Nepal: Overview
Anup Kaphle and Habiba Nosheen traveled to Nepal to report on the issue of sex trafficking, a problem the country has been dealing with for decades. Thousand of young Nepali girls are trafficked to neighboring India, where they are sold to brothels in cities like Mumbai and Calcutta. Kaphle and Nosheen reported on the lives of some of these girls who are rescued and rehabilitated by private organization based in Kathmandu.
Power, Work and the Waterwheel
Waterwheels are devices that generate power and do work. Students construct a waterwheel using two-liter bottles, dowel rods and index cards, and calculate the power created and work done by them.
Can You Hear it?
In the previous lesson, students learned about the issue of by-catching by fisheries and how it affects marine habitats. Dolphins are one of the main species affected by by-catching While dolphins can use echolocation to identify the location of many objects, they have difficulty identifying nets, and thus can be caught in them by accident. Students will learn how echolocation works, why certain animals use it to determine the size, shape, and distance of objects, and how humans can potentially
In this activity, students create a web to identify and demonstrate the interactions among the living and non-living parts of an environment. This information allows students to better understand what an environment is and to also consider how engineers use teamwork to solve problems.
Many astronomers and scientists believe that Earth is due for a collision with a comet while many others do not. What is your opinion? This lesson will help shape your opinions about this topic.
Een bal van de 'CN Tower' gooien Een bal wordt gedropt door de lucht van 350 m boven de grond. De bal mag een biljartbal, een 5-polige bowlingbal of een 10-pin bowling bal. De 5-bowling bal geeft duidelijk de sleep …
Een bal wordt gedropt door de lucht van 350 m boven de grond. De bal mag een biljartbal, een 5-polige bowlingbal of een 10-pin bowling bal. De 5-bowling bal geeft duidelijk de sleep …
SDM Information Evening - June 14, 2011
An open invitation to come and informally explore the MIT System Design and Management Program, a program designed to help mid-career professionals develop a systems thinking approach to solving complex challenges. Come meet faculty, students and alumni at the Quincy Marriott Hotel in Quincy, MA. The hotel is located south of Boston and offers a complimentary shuttle from the Quincy Adams Red Line T Station, as well as easy access from I-93. If you are interested in advancing your career, thi
STS-134 Daily Mission Recap - Flight Day 12
A video recap of flight day 12 of the STS-134 mission of space shuttle Endeavour to the International Space Station.
Prepare for brick/block laying - Preparing the way for brick/block laying
This resource looks at the tasks required when preparing for brick / block laying. Today the bricklayers are going to construct one of the veneer walls. The carpenters have put up the house frame. They have left the bricklayers the job of fixing the reflective insulation foil. The learners task is to check delivery of materials, position these materials and accurately cut insulation bats so that they are both ready for use.
Support community participation
This competency has the following elements of competency. 1. Work with individuals and the community to promote participation. 2. Support existing community activities.
ID Online is a professional development resource for teachers and developers who want to become skilled in the instructional design process, and its application to online resource development.
RYMT Plan an integrated lesson using communicative language teaching methodology
The print resource, activities and online tasks cover the skills and knowledge required to organise, stage a well-linked English language lesson with a communicative focus.
Work effectively in the security industry - Legal issues for security guards
This is the task page for 'Legal issues for security guards.' It asks students to consider a press cutting on incidents at Kingscliffe shopping centre and identify appropriate legislation.
3.1.1 Try some yourself
Diagrams, charts and graphs are used by all sorts of people to express information in a visual way, whether it's in a report by a colleague or a plan from your interior designer. This unit will teach you how to interpret these tools and how to use them yourself to convey information more effectively.
Checkpoints - Cell Biology
This is an introductory survey of cell and developmental biology. The assembly of supramolecular structures; membrane structure and function; the cell surface; cytoplasmic membranes; the cytoskeleton and cell motility; the eukaryotic genome, chromatin, and gene expression; the cell cycle; organelle biogenesis, differentiation, and morphogenesis.
Flash Professional CS5.5 - Mobile Workflows
With new phones and tablets appearing almost daily, how can you keep up with all the different screen sizes while maintaining an efficient workflow? In this tutorial, Paul Trani demonstrates how to use Flash Professional CS5.5 to efficiently target multiple screens using the Project panel, enhanced code snippets, and new publish settings.
It Takes Two to Tangle
Students explore the theme of conflict in literature. They learn the difference between internal and external conflict and various types of conflicts, including self against self, self against other, and self against nature or machine. Stories are used to discuss methods of managing and resolving conflict and interpersonal friction. Note: The literacy activities for the Mechanics unit are based on physical themes that have broad application to our experience in the world concepts of rhythm, bala