The Power Of The Pyramid - Writing Descriptive, Detailed Sentence
This whiteboard demonstration with voice over shows 4 steps to improve basic sentence writing. Change a simple subject and predicate "dog ran" to "The beagle darted." What kind of? "The energetic beagle darted." How? "The energetic beagle quickly darted." When/where/why? "The energetic beagle quickly darted Author(s):
History of the Korean War with 1950 - 1953 Map
This is a straightfoward, easy-to-understand overview of the Korean War. (03:20) The map images change, but there are no 'moving' pictures.
The Trolley Problem- Decisions, Decisions
A moral question is asked: would you change the path of an oncoming trolley so that 1 person dies or keep it going and have 4 people die. What are the consequences of your actions?
Stage Lighting & Managing : Stage Lights Effects
Lighting effects on stage can be created using gel rotators, which have up to 20 different colors of gels available for a single light. . See how the mood can be changed with a simple color change with tips from an experienced stage manager in this free video on theater lighting.
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Regroup Ones as Tens
Using manipulatives, students learn to regroup, trade or change groups of 1's into 10's. When you have more than 10 ones blocks, regroup, or change, 10 ones to 1 ten. User clicks through the slides.
Fraction Bars - A Virtual Manipulative
In this manipulative, colored bars of any length from 1 to 10 are available. Using this virtual manipulative you may:
-Add bars to the workspace
-Change the color of the bars
-Remove bars from the workspace
There are instructions to the right side of the manipulative.
Percent Grids - A Virtual Manipulative
The Percent Grids applet is designed to reinforce the connection between percent notation and the 100’s grid representation. Click the radio buttons at the bottom to change which mode you are working in.
Pattern Blocks - A Virtual Manipulative
Use six common geometric shapes to build patterns and solve problems.
Using this virtual manipulative you may:
-Add a block to the workspace
-Rotate a block
-Change the color of a block
-Remove a block
-Clone a block
-Clear the workspace
There are more instructions to the right of the manipulative. Activities can be found above the workspace.
Rectangle Multiplication of Integers
This virtual manipulative allows the user to visualize the product of two integers.
The array shows the product of two integers, with height equal to one factor and the width equal to the other factor. The colored array may be considered as groups in two ways (horizontal or vertical), as displayed in the text at the right, and the result of the multiplication is also shown. To change either of the factors, use the vertical and horizontal sliders, located inside the array. There are more dir
Cob Web Plot - A Virtual Manipulative
Change variables and observe patterns from this graphing simulation.There are more instructions to the right of the manipulative.
Caves: Extreme Conditions for Life
For certain life forms on Earth, conditions that humans and other familiar organisms find hospitable can actually be deadly. Instead of a moderate climate with an atmosphere rich in nitrogen and oxygen, these organisms thrive in very hot or very cold temperatures, or in caves or deep waters where no light penetrates. In this video segment adapted from NOVA, scientists analyze communities of cave-dwelling microbes that live off simple inorganic compounds like iron and sulfur. Based on their findi
History of Hanukah
Jonathan Dori On What We Think We Know
Starting with four basic questions (that you may be surprised to find you can't answer), Jonathan Drori looks at the gaps in our knowledge -- and specifically, what we don't know about science that we might think we do. In this lecture, he explains the correct answers to his basic questions and why so many people don't know the answers. Drori explores our current methods of teaching science and why we
Computer Basics : How to Change Wallpaper
To create an expanded wallpaper picture for a computer desktop, right click on the desktop, go to "Properties", click on "Desktop" and change the position of the wallpaper to "Stretch". Change computer desktop pictures or photos from the standard centered position with information from a certified computer technician in this video on computer wallpaper.
All About Animals
Video discusses animals and what they are all about. Animals are living things that need air, food, and water to live. Baby animals look like their parents and as animals grow, they change. Video is in cartoon form, it talks about what animals need to live, how animals are different, and how animals live in different places. (01:44)
Dope the semiconductor to create a diode or transistor. Watch the electrons change position and energy.
You've Got the Power
Would you want to live in a world without electricity? No computer. No lights. No video games. Electricity is a form of energy. People don't actually make energy. They just take one form of it and change it into another. This video tells you what it take to make electricity and how it gets to you. This video also addresses the transfer of energy from one form to another. Run time 11:50.
How Rivers Change the Land
From Dragonfly TV. Margaret and Elizabeth like to visit the Science Museum of Minnesota. The museum has a mini-golf course that was designed so kids can learn about rivers while putting. As they played, the girls began to wonder how real rivers work and what rivers do to the land. So after their game of golf, they packed up their canoe and headed for a local river. the canoe ride showed the girls how rivers meander; or twist and turn, and how the water deposits rocks and pebbles on the i
100 Greatest People - Friedrich Nietzsche - 03/04
Video continues with Nietzsche’s life in Switzerland. In this episode they discuss the madness that Nietzsche suffered from. Nietzsche was drugged and sent to live with his mother, here he died. Video then discusses the books that Nietzsche had written during his life. Picture does not change. Video is appropriate for high school students.
Targeting 14th Amendment
This video is about the 14th amendment and how the Republican Party would like to change the amendments requirement for citizenship. Gives statistics and would be a great start for a debate.
02:18 run time