What Can Printed Material Teach Us?
This lessons allows students the opportunity to analyze a document, make assessment and obtain historical content through primary source documents.
Automatic Procedures for Bio-Climatic Control
The experiences illustrated here are related to the new regulation of teaching architecture in Italy and these ones in particular have been concentrated on the technological aspects of teaching architecture. We can consider the evolution of the architect from the individual operator to the manager multi- disciplinary aspects of the building process ( building process manager) as a reality today. Information technology, specifically applied to bio-climatic architecture and environmental control,
Western & Central Gulf of Mexico
This website houses a collection of online publications from the Coastal and Marine Geology Program in the United States Geological Survey. The collection topic is coastal and marine geology in the western and central Gulf of Mexico. Publications include maps, research projects, hazard assessments, open file reports, resource assessments, and digital datasets. The collection may be searched by topic and/or content type. Users may also follow links to other regional collections within the Coastal
State Profiles on Holocaust Education
These profiles contain text of state legislation about the teaching of the Holocaust, and Holocaust-explicit History/Social Studies and English/Language Arts state content standards. Also provided is contact information for state departments of education.
Improving Your Commute
Road traffic is a challenging societal problem, and with the increasing crowding of areas in and around cities, it is only becoming worse. With the proliferation of wireless connectivity, smartphones (think cheap embedded computers), it is now possible to continuously monitor urban areas using mobile sensors carried by people
The Physical Environment: An Introduction to Physical Geography
This is an interactive textbook on principles of The Physical Environment. The Physical Environment is one of the first, totally online physical geography learning environments. The Physical Environment combines text, images, audio and video programs to deliver the subject matter content. A multimedia online environment enables new and different ways to interact with textbook content.
AAPTIS/MENAS 493 - Designing Nations: Maps and Statistical Modeling in the Middle East Toxic and Harmful Algal Blooms Optional Soil Moisture Sensor Protocol Teaching Advanced Architectural Issues Through Principles of CAAD eXe User Manual Building a School Community Partnership with School Resource Officers 021 Even further Orbital Angular Momentum - Eigenfunctions, Parity and Kinetic Energy USGS Natural Hazards and Public Safety Two Particle Elastic Collision Model Optical Resolution Model How to write articles Photography Rube Goldberg Machine Le plus simple des moteurs électriques (Vidéo) Un peu de fil électrique recouvert d’un vernis isolant, un aimant droit
et une pile suffisent pour illustrer le fonctionnement d’un moteur
électrique. Et ça marche… Spatial and Temporal Sequence: Film, animation and design theory - toward a constructed morphology
These activities, in conjunction with Bigelow Laboratory's “Toxic and Harmful Algal Bloom" web site, will help your students gain a better understanding of toxic and harmful algal blooms. Each module below consists of background content material and related standards-based activities. Each module is independent of the others; however, some background knowledge is required to complete the lessons.
The purpose of this resource is to measure the water content of soil based on the electrical resistance of soil moisture sensors. Students install soil moisture sensors in holes that are 10 cm, 30 cm, 60 cm, and 90 cm deep. They take daily readings of soil moisture data by connecting a meter to the sensors and using a calibration curve to determine the soil water content at each depth.
The paper discusses the differences between teaching CAAD by using standard software ("off-the-shelf"-software) and teaching the principles of CAAD ("principles-teaching"). The paper distinguishes four kinds of application for design systems in education: social systems, professional systems, educational systems, and innovative systems. The paper furthermore proposes to distinguish between computational issues and architectural issues relative to design systems. It appears that there is not a pr
The eLearning XHTML editor (eXe) is an authoring environment to assist teachers and academics in the design, development and publishing of web-based learning and teaching materials without the need to become proficient in HTML or complicated web-publishing applications. eXe Authoring window showing a "Reading Activity" iDevice for the Wikipedia article on e-learningThe Web is a revolutionary educational tool because it presents teachers and learners with a technology that simultaneously provides
Hebert, L. Building a School Community Partnership with School Resource Officers, Connexions Web site. http://cnx.org/content/m14649/1.1/, Jun 29, 2007
Twenty-first lecture in Professor James Binney's Quantum Mechanics Lecture series given in Hilary Term 2010
This USGS portal offers information about the origin, frequency, and distribution of natural geologic hazards and catastrophic events, and the resulting impacts on people, property, and the environment. Featured sites provide user-friendly information and graphics about earthquakes, tsunamis, landslides, El Nino, hurricanes, and erosion studies. Information is available about both general topics and specific events, and each site includes additional links to a multitude of other resources within
The EJS Elastic Collision Model allows the user to simulate a two-dimensional elastic collision between hard disks. The user can modify the mass, position and velocity of each disk using the sliders. Both disks are draggable and the center of mass is shown a a cross in the simulation.
The EJS Optical Resolution model computes the image from two point sources as seen through a circular aperture such as a telescope or a microscope. The simulation allows the user to vary the distance between the light sources and the diameter of the aperture, as well as the intensity of the light source.
This resource includes content and activities about writing articles. It presents information and examples related to structure, layout, language and editing.
How do you take a picture? Hopefully not like this! A fantastic example of a Rube Goldberg. A Rube Goldberg machine is any device that is a deliberately over-engineered or overdone machine to perform a very simple task. This would also be a great introduction for a lesson on simple machines or for the photography club. (04:13)
This paper presents an investigation of film, space, form and motion to expose issues of spatial perception. The objective is to use a brief moment of constructed moving imagery (a film scene) as the vehicle to develop a spatial/temporal sequence. The design research focuses on an examination of the procedure or process constructed by the director/cinematographer. The changing position of the camera continually changes the relationship of the frame to the viewed context. The project asks the stu
Toxic and Harmful Algal Blooms
Optional Soil Moisture Sensor Protocol
Teaching Advanced Architectural Issues Through Principles of CAAD
eXe User Manual
Building a School Community Partnership with School Resource Officers
021 Even further Orbital Angular Momentum - Eigenfunctions, Parity and Kinetic Energy
USGS Natural Hazards and Public Safety
Two Particle Elastic Collision Model
Optical Resolution Model
How to write articles
Photography Rube Goldberg Machine
Le plus simple des moteurs électriques (Vidéo) Un peu de fil électrique recouvert d’un vernis isolant, un aimant droit
et une pile suffisent pour illustrer le fonctionnement d’un moteur
électrique. Et ça marche…
Un peu de fil électrique recouvert d’un vernis isolant, un aimant droit et une pile suffisent pour illustrer le fonctionnement d’un moteur électrique. Et ça marche…
Spatial and Temporal Sequence: Film, animation and design theory - toward a constructed morphology