Lead in DC Water
This site is a PowerPoint presentation describing the problem with lead in Washington, DC, drinking water. The presentation is interesting and well illustrated. It contains a discussion of the basic chemistry involved with this problem. It is potentially useful for a broad range of interests from high school through university level courses in environmental chemistry. It does not contain any significant amount of material on chemical analysis (lead determinations in water are well covered i
The Fibonacci Sequence
Animation-based examples of Fibonacci Sequence.
1004 CELSUS BILINGUAL pg 32 -36
From Underwood's Bilingual Celsus.
1005 CELSUS BILINGUAL pg 37 - 44
Underwood's Bilingual Celsus.
The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn Read A Loud
In this video read a loud students will meet Chester raccoon who is nervous about starting school. He talks to his mother about his fears. She comes up with a wonderful solution to help her little raccoon remember that she loves him. Each page of the book is shown as the narrator reads it aloud. This is a great teaching resource to read on the first day of school for younger elementary students. (4:46)
A+ Computer Repair Course Chapter 1 Part 2
A+ Computer Repair Course Chapter 1 part 2 continued. Part 2 you will learn how to explain what the north bridge and south bridge do in the computer. (09:13)
The Little Mouse, The Red-Ripe Strawberry and the Big Hungry Bear by Don and Audrey Wood Read A Loud
First published in 1984, a picture book in which the Little Mouse will do all he can to save his strawberry from the Big, Hungry Bear, even if it means sharing it with the reader. Each page of the book is shown as narrator reads it aloud. This is a good companion teaching resource to help bring literary characters to life. Content is appropriate for younger elementary students. (2:23)
This story is about children wanting to buy a Easter bonnet for their grandmother. There are illustrations and the words appear on the screen as they are being read. (03:43)
"Little Gidding" by TS Eliot (poetry reading)
This is the latter half of this poem. "All shall be well, and all shall be well, and all manner of things shall be well." is a quotation from Dame Julian of Norwich. http://revpatrickcomerford.blogspot.com/2008/09/all-shall-be-well-and-all-manner-of.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Julian_of_Norwich This is the same tenet of religious faith is sometimes expressed as "It's all good" - that whatever happens is all part of God's masterplan - and ultimately for the best. A similar idea was expr
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GAMBIT Research Video Podcast Episode 14, Part 2 "First Person Victim: Using Interactive Drama and
Episode 14, Part 2 "First Person Victim: Using Interactive Drama and Tragedy to Create Awareness about The Consequences of War". This video of our March 31st, 20101 research meeting will feature our friend Henrik Schønau Fog, PhD Fellow in Mediology who will present his game First Person Victim, a project that he developed with a team of other researchers from Aalborg University, which situates the player in the middle of a war scenario as a civilian. It's a fascinating project, so don't mis
Remote Sensing Web List: Satellite Image Archives and Satellite Sensor Information
This Remote Sensing reference list contains more than 25 annotated links in four links libraries, with resources ranging from public and private imagery to lists of land-imaging satellites and remote-sensing instruments.
Site Libre Savoirs: Mécanique des milieux continus
Domaine: Science des matériaux, mécanique, génie mécanique
L\'enseignement présente les concepts fondamentaux de la Mécanique des milieux continus qui sont mis en oeuvre sur des exemples simples en Mécanique des fluides et en Mécanique des solides. La démarche se concentre sur les milieux continus tridimensionnels et sur les notions de contraintes et de déformations, présentées en quatre étapes :
In this lesson there is a lot of conversation and is one way of creating a recipe with the class.
Money talks: April 4th 2011
In this week's programme - goings on at Berkshire Hathaway, the ECB tightens interest rates and the latest on exchange mergers
West Nile Fever: A Medical Detective Story
This BioBulletin Web site takes an in-depth look at the West Nile virus. The site includes text, videos, photographs, and interviews with key scientists. Tracking an Epidemic reports on how the link was made between sick crows and people during the summer of 1999 in New York City. West Nile Q&A answers more than 20 frequently asked questions, including "What is the West Nile virus?", "How did the virus reach the United States?", and "How can I protect myself from getting West Nile virus?"Taking