Monroe: Era of Good Feelings?
James Monroe - Learn about the presidency of James Monroe and the Monroe Doctrine. Despite a relatively easy presidency, Monroe created much controversy during his time in the office based on the issue of slavery. The Missouri Compromise discussed.
Fall Colors by Obie Leff
Song about what happens in fall. Obie sings about the leaves changing colors and the couds and wind coming to change the weather. Words are shown at the bottom of the screen. Easy melody to pick up. (2:14)
Watch this animation to see how earth's continents may eventually change to alter the surface of the earth. No audio. Run time 0:26.
Beginner's Guide to HTML
Whether you're looking to change the layout of your blog, or simply want to insert some funky effects into your website, HTML has long been the standard way of doing it. We're going to go through a little basic code to help you get going. You need to open notepad to work through this process.
Correlates of Desistance
There is no question that life in America has changed drastically in the past fifty years. Given the importance of examining historical change inherent in the life course perspective, it is important to determine how changes in the social structure over time impact individuals. Therefore, the goals of this data analysis exercise are to examine changes in marriage and employment over the last fifty years. The purposes are to identify the changes that have taken place, and to hypothesize how these
Nicholas Stern is IG Patel professor of economics and government at LSE and chairman of the ESRC Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy.
Basic Definition of a Percent Number
The instructor, Ron Cox, discusses the basic definition of a percent number and how to change the percent number into a fraction number. This is part of a larger video segment called Living With Percents. (6:12)
What is a Wiki?
A short explanation of what wikis are and how they can be used to coordinate a group. A wiki can be used to coordinate information-everyone can change what apears on the webpage by using an edit and save button. (3:52)
Noticing: Conscious Discipline®
Awareness is a better agent of change than consequences. Helping children become aware of their actions by using the skill of noticing will strengthen their frontal lobes. Discusses the differences between noticing and judging. (8:19)
Detailed video explaining the rainforest biome. Gives an explanation of what is found in the rainforest. Only 6% of the Earth's surface is covered by rainforest. This video shows the climate that a rainforest has, the location of rainforest and the two different kinds of rainforest, tropical rainforest and temperate rainforest, and where they can be found. Run time 03:39.
Learn to Speak French - Genders and the Plural
This is a quick video telling you what the words for 'the' and 'a' are in French. They can change according to the gender of the noun that comes after them.
Making of Project Genie
Professor Hugh Montgomery (Director, UCL Institute for Human Health and Performance) has interests beyond his groundbreaking research at UCL-- he is also helping to shape the way children view the issue of climate change through Project Genie. Originally conceived of as a storybook to teach schoolchildren about climate change, Project Genie has evolved into an animated film and a curriculum for use in schools. http://www.projectgenie.org.uk/
The Children of the World Choir
A short video about working together to change the world. (:30)
CBS: World Response To Obama Presidential Win
How will President-elect Barack Obama change the world's opinion of the U.S.? Katie Couric speaks with CBS News chief foreign affairs correspondent Lara Logan about this historic win.
Geography: Climate and Vegetation
An introduction to climate and vegetation in world regional geography. IU Southeast Instructor: Clint Franklin
100 Greatest People - Friedrich Nietzsche - 01/04 Nietzsche was not at all what people thought he was. Nietzsche has had a bad name since Hitler came to power, embraced his philosophy and used at a foundation and justification for Nazism and the superiority of the Arian race. In truth, Nietzsche would have been appalled by Hitler the beliefs and practices of the Nazi regime were distortions of his teachings or in some cases the direct opposite of what he ta
Nietzsche was not at all what people thought he was. Nietzsche has had a bad name since Hitler came to power, embraced his philosophy and used at a foundation and justification for Nazism and the superiority of the Arian race. In truth, Nietzsche would have been appalled by Hitler the beliefs and practices of the Nazi regime were distortions of his teachings or in some cases the direct opposite of what he ta
Types of Resume Formats
This video tutorial describes the most common types of resumes commonly used in the public and private employment sectors. While it is geared towards military career transitions, it applies to anyone looking to make a job change. Grades 9-12. (12:18)
Why is the Baptist Religion is Failing
What happens when you have a Baptist, some Jews, a couple Catholics and a Mormon in an area together. This is a specific example on why the Baptist faith is diminishing rapidly. The message here seems to be a common theme amongst the Baptists. It is time for that to change. Hopefully the damage done can be reversed.
Changing Mixed Numbers Into Decimals
A math teacher explains that a mixed number is a number that contains both whole numbers and fractions. The math instructor shows how to change mixed numbers into decimals by creating a simple fraction and turning the fraction into a percentage on a whiteboard.
Learn How to Change Fractions to Decimals to Percents
This five-minute video, which uses a little humor, explores how to change fractions to decimal numbers, then to percent numbers. This video is a clip from a larger segment called Living With Percents.