How to Write a Biography for Children
How to Write a Biography for Kids. Part of the series: Writing and Education. Write a biography for kids by thinking about what a child would enjoy learning about a person, covering important achievements, creating an outline and getting help from a child reader. (02:12)
Improving Reading Comprehension
This video describes methods for increasing reading comprehension such as removing distractions, setting a purpose, being an active reader, and summarizing and self-quizzing after reading. ( 1:37)
Nina Simone singing "Love me or leave me"
This video shows photographs of the singer through out her life. (b1933-d2003). Nina Simone was not just a fabulous musician but a Civil Rights activist.
B.B. King and Buddy Guy singing "I can't quit you baby"
This live video shows two blues ledgends playing together live at B. B. King's Blues Club. (2:59)
Virtual Maths Data Handling - Light Survey
Exercises and resources for conducting a Light Intensity Survey. "To measure the levels of light in a particular area, we need to use a device called a Light Meter, which measures the intensity of light in the vicinity of the sensor and displays the reading."
Job Interviews is one of several Futures workbooks which help students choose and prepare for their careers. Like the other workbooks in the series you can dip in and out doing the exercises which are most relevant to you. You might want to include the exercises or the output in your personal development plan or e-portfolio. Interviews are still the most commonly used method for assessing a person’s suitability for a job. In the UK 99 per cent of employers use selection interviews to recruit
Politics in 60 seconds. Party whips
Professor Philip Cowley defines a polical concept in 60 seconds for those with a spare minute to learn something new. This videocast focuses on the role of the party whips. Warning: video does contain bloopers and out takes. May 2010 Suitable for Undergraduate study and Community education Professor Philip Cowley, Professor of Parliamentary Government, School of Politics and International Relations Professor Philip Cowley is Professor of Parliamentary Government at The University of Notting
Crony Capitalism Revisited (Is Keynesianism What We Think It Is?) Class of '64 Memories - Henry and Martha "Eloping Freshmen" Jane Goodall - What Separates Us From Apes Congenital Heart Defects: Could the Developing Heart Hold the Key to New Therapies? Virtual Maths Data Handling - Light Meter tool The restaurant industry : business cycles, strategic financial practices, economic indicators, and f "This study supports the view that the cyclical fluctuations of the growth of the restaurant industry can be projected by measuring and a Digitizing Heritage or reconstructing Imagination [Digitalizando la herencia o reconstruyendo la ima Learn how to Write an Essay - Choosing Genre, Topic and Scope Peer Responses Teachers Demonstrate Effective Descriptive Feedback to Their Class Using Moon Journals-Part 2 Preview clip: Dude, Listen to This!-Boys' Writing Club Group How to Draw a Cartoon Scene How to Draw Anime
The Henry Hazlitt Memorial Lecture. Recorded 9 March 2012 at the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama. Includes an introduction by Joseph T. Salerno. Audio version of this lecture includes a Question and Answer period. [52:45]
The Class of '64 celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. To commemorate this momentous milestone, we invited a few alumni to come back to campus and share their memories—some fond, some funny, some bittersweet—of their time at URI. For more information on URI Alumni visit: advance.uri.edu/alumni/
The topic of this video may be controversial to some. Please view it with an open mind. If anything, the video will provide food for thought and enlightening conversation. Remember, this is the viewpoint of one scientist.
Jane Goodall hasn't found the missing link, but she's come closer than nearly anyone else. The primatologist says the only real difference between humans and chimps is our sophisticated language. She urges us to start using it to change the world.
By: mcgheek Andrew M. Atz, M.D., Chief of the Division of Pediatric Cardiology at MUSC's Children's Hospital, and Kyu-Ho Lee, M.D., PhD, a developmental biologist at MUSC's Cardiovascular Developmental Biology Center, discuss how better understanding the gene signaling involved in the embryonic development of the heart could lead to new adjunctive therapies for congenital heart defects. Learn more about Dr. Lee's work in the November 2013 issue of Progressnotes at MUSChealth.com/progressnotes
Light Meter simulation tool
This PhD thesis on the restaurant industry by Jeong-Gil Choi was submitted to the Faculty of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in 1999. Continuing from previous studies, it developed business cycle models for the restaurant industry and examined financial practices of the high and low performing firms in the US between 1970 and 1998.
To advance the theme of digital conservation of heritage and tie it to museums, we report on two case studies of digitising archaeological sites; the first is the remains of a typical Scottish Crannog typical of the sixth-century BC., and the second is a UNESCO protected site in the Middle East (the desert castle of Qusayr Amra, Jordan), which dates back to early 8th century. Then we relate both to our investigation into embodiment, interaction and metaphor in virtual environments.
Write an Essay - Choosing Genre, Topic and Scope is a short video that goes over the basics of how to get started. Nothing complicated and lacks real life examples. The related videos on the site carry the topic further, but all of them are limited. Would best be used to review for students who already know how to write an essay.
Throughout the writing process, peer response can help young adolescents develop as thinkers and writers. In this session, participants explore strategies for structuring peer interactions and for teaching students to respond positively and productively to each other’s work. (58:25)
In part 2 of this video, the teachers allow the students to discuss on how the teachers gave feedback on the moon journals. The teacher charted what the students noticed on feedback the teachers gave each other. Then the teachers observe a peer feedback session between the students. Using appropriate and respectful vocabulary, two teachers share their own moon journals and give each other feedback. Students deepen their appreciation of the value of descriptive feedback and gain insight
Ralph Fletcher examines what inspires boy writers. Are we creating life long writers? Are we teaching kids to write for pleasure? This short video addresses the need to encourage our students to work together in clubs and write for pleasure. (2:01)
This expert, Matt Moskal, keeps it simple by drawing basic shapes to create a scene. In this video a man throwing a ball to a dog. Step by step examples are given. English captions. (2:22)
How to Draw Cartoon Characters. Tips from a professional illustrator and graphic artist in this free video on drawing. A good video to get students introduced into cartoon type drawing. Moves slowly, but does not really give enough insights into the proportions to be of great help. Run time 03:47.
Class of '64 Memories - Henry and Martha "Eloping Freshmen"
Jane Goodall - What Separates Us From Apes
Congenital Heart Defects: Could the Developing Heart Hold the Key to New Therapies?
Virtual Maths Data Handling - Light Meter tool
The restaurant industry : business cycles, strategic financial practices, economic indicators, and f "This study supports the view that the cyclical fluctuations of the growth of the restaurant industry can be projected by measuring and a
"This study supports the view that the cyclical fluctuations of the growth of the restaurant industry can be projected by measuring and a
Digitizing Heritage or reconstructing Imagination [Digitalizando la herencia o reconstruyendo la ima
Learn how to Write an Essay - Choosing Genre, Topic and Scope
Teachers Demonstrate Effective Descriptive Feedback to Their Class Using Moon Journals-Part 2
Preview clip: Dude, Listen to This!-Boys' Writing Club Group
How to Draw a Cartoon Scene
How to Draw Anime