Economic Update: "It's the System"
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11.521 Spatial Database Management and Advanced Geographic Information Systems (MIT)
This semester long subject (11.521) is divided into two halves. The first half focuses on learning spatial database management techniques and methods and the second half focuses on using these skills to address a 'real world,' client-oriented planning problem. The first half of the semester may be taken separately using the class number 11.523 and the second half may be taken separately as 11.524. In order to help shape and utilize the information infrastructure that will support the management
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).
Hand Movements to Conduct an Orchestra
Hand Movements to Conduct an Orchestra. Part of the series: Tips for Conducting an Orchestra. Each hand has a distinct job when conducting an orchestra. Learn more about how to use your hands when conducting an orchestra. This is a short video that does not show a conducter in action. Run time 01:17. This video requires basic understanding of some basic musical terms and phrasing.
This two minute video is on studying and understanding an endangered species like the cheetah. Motivating for students as a possible career as well as showing that even studying wild animals requires taking good notes. Run time 02:08.
Kids' Factory Music-"I See the Sun"
This is a sweet song with beautiful illustrations about the sun and stars. Some of the lyrics include "I see the sun, a big round sun. I see the moon, a big round moon, I see the stars, little, little stars-smiling just for me". This would be a great teaching resource for any younger elementary classroom for fun, general music class, or for a thematic unit on Earth or planets (2:40).
How to make Pizza
How to make pizza - learn how to make pizza- the crust, the sauce and the toppings. Moves rapidly and leaves out part such as how to throw the dough.
Why the Role of the Developer Matters [Audio]
Speaker(s): Francis Salway | One of the industry's most influential figures will give his views on the vital importance of property developers in strained economic times. Francis Salway is chief executive of Land Securities, Britain's largest commercial property company.
New version of Kidpix hits the Mac App Store - Kidpix in 3D Earlier this week Apple opened it's Mac Apps Store which is essentially the same as their iPhone and iPad app store for Macbooks and iMacs. This seems to be the method
Earlier this week Apple opened it's Mac Apps Store which is essentially the same as their iPhone and iPad app store for Macbooks and iMacs. This seems to be the method
MC Fireplace - The Fossil Fuel Rap
This teacher-made project is a rap song about what fossil fuels are and how they are formed. Audio quality is low making it difficult to understand the words to the rap. Some of the lyrics include: "Well, it all starts a few million years ago from the mountains high to the valleys low. I've been talking to the bird and talking to the bees telling me all about the dead trees. They've been falling to the ground getting covered in soild and sand. It all builds up and there's loads of pressure
Lesson #008, Wednesday io = I tu = you (informal) Lei = you (formal) lui = he lei = she noi = we voi = you (plural, formal and informal) loro = they The subject pronoun io, unlike the English I, is not capitalized unless it begins a sentence. Lei is the formal form for both masculine and feminine and is written with the capital L to distinguish it from lei (she).
io = I
tu = you (informal)
Lei = you (formal)
lui = he
lei = she
noi = we
voi = you (plural, formal and informal)
loro = they
The subject pronoun io, unlike the English I, is not capitalized unless it begins a sentence.
Lei is the formal form for both masculine and feminine and is written with the capital L to distinguish it from lei (she).
Learning Common Spanish Phrases About Weather
This video focuses on how to talk about the weather in Spanish. Since Spanish grammar differs slightly in the aspect of talking about the weather, memorizing basic phrases can facilitate a better understanding. (4:37)
Catholic News: USC's James Heft Organizes International Catholic Symposium at the Vatican
Fr. James Heft, Alton Brooks Professor of Religion and President of the Institute for Advanced Catholic Studies at USC, made Catholic news by organizing an international symposium at the Vatican for a renowned group of scholars -- including economists, ethicists, business leaders and theologians. The group discussed key themes from Pope Benedict the XVI's first social encyclical, "Caritas in veritate" [Charity in Truth], and how his writings relate to social justice and the current economic cris
Advanced Device Physics
This course will focus for a large part on MOSFET and CMOS, but also on heterojunction BJT, and photonic devices.First non-ideal characteristics of MOSFETs will be discussed, like channel-length modulation and short-channel effects. We will also pay attention to threshold voltage modification by varying the dopant concentration. Further, MOS scaling will be discussed. A combination of an n-channel and p-channel MOSFET is used for CMOS devices that form the basis for current digital technology. T
Lesson - Simile, Metaphor, Alliteration
This is a lesson on similes, metaphors, and alliteration. There is also an example of a simple project to go along with the lesson. The video quality is poor. Students would benefit by having a wordwall with these terms. An idea for a project is also offered.
Spanish Indirect Objects and Object Pronouns
This is a lesson on indirect objects and indirect object pronouns. It is a little bit advanced but still a beginner level topic. It might help if the learner has some prior understanding of direct objects and how they are used in Spanish. Run time 10:45.
How to Teach Reading Comprehension Skills
Reading comprehension is accomplished by asking oneself questions in the midst of reading something. Improve a student's understanding and recall of reading material. (1:11)
Die materiellen Grundlagen der klassischen Literatur: Die Verbreitung des Hochfranzösischen, das Le
(7. Vorlesung vom 02.12.1996)
How to Pronounce English Words & Silent Letters in Words
This video deals with how to pronounce difficult words that have silent letters. The video gives several examples, but does not offer any help outside of some specific words and how they are pronounced.