Transportation Song by Peter Weatherall
This cute video shows different modes of transportation and displays the matching word. Some of the vehicles include motor scooter, bike, unicycle, yacht, and submarine. Some of the lyrics include "How do you get from A to B? Over land, through the air, or on the sea". This is a good teaching resource for a thematic unit on transportation and/or community members. It is beneficial for young elementary students and/or special education students and helps to build background knowledge. (2:12)
Sociology: Understanding and Changing the Social World, (Comprehensive Ed)
The founders of sociology in the United States wanted to make a difference. A central aim of the sociologists of the Chicago school was to use sociological knowledge to achieve social reform. A related aim of sociologists like Jane Addams, W.E.B. DuBois, and Ida B. Wells-Barnett and others since was to use sociological knowledge to understand and alleviate gender, racial, and class inequality. It is no accident that many sociology instructors and students are first drawn to sociology because th
Auburn University's GPS mapping of coastal utilities to aid hurricane recoveries
Auburn University researchers and students are mapping thousands of utility meters, valves and fire hydrants along Alabama's Gulf Coast -- a project that will help communities recover quicker after hurricanes. Walking along streets and beaches, they have covered 90 miles and recorded more than 12,000 utility points in Orange Beach and Gulf Shores, typing in the locations on advanced GPS units. http://www.auburn.edu
Spelen en leren Deze blogsite is een mini-database van educatieve spelletjes die leerkrachten secundair onderwijs voor hun lessen kunnen gebruiken. De spelletjes zijn allemaal serious games en zijn getest op hun educatieve waarde. Je vindt er …
Deze blogsite is een mini-database van educatieve spelletjes die leerkrachten secundair onderwijs voor hun lessen kunnen gebruiken. De spelletjes zijn allemaal serious games en zijn getest op hun educatieve waarde. Je vindt er …
Dave Ramsey: Establishing a Budget
This professionally-made video features Dave Ramsey discussing the importance of having writtten goals . He says that a written budget should be everyone's money goal and describes methods of creating a monthly budget. ( 2:43)
Introduction to Coaching - Raw Materials
The raw materials that make up the Introduction to Coaching Learning Activity which provides a brief history of the origins of coaching and explore some definitions. The differences between coaching, therapy and consulting and the importance of the acknowledgment of these differences will be discussed. Finally it will consider the skills need to be a coach and the benefits of coaching
Introduction to Coaching - Mini Lecture
A mini lecture which will introduce you to coaching. The lecture will look briefly at the origins of coaching and trace its history before clarifying what coaching is.
Coaching, Counselling and Consulting - Mini Lecture
A mini-lecture which will consider the differences between coaching, consulting and counselling before concluding by considering the characteristics of a good client.
Skills and Benefits of Coaching - Mini Lecture
A mini-lecture which considers the skills needed to coach and identify what differentiates a good coach from a great coach. It will explore the characteristics which are essential to build a coaching relationship and conclude by looking at the benefits of coaching from a variety of perspectives.
Introduction to Assertiveness - Raw Materials
The raw materials which make up a learning activity about Assertiveness. This provides an introduction to assertiveness. It will explore the difficulties in identifying assertive behaviour from that of passive and aggressive behaviour. It will introduce and explain the concept of direct and indirect aggression and explore the effect of assertiveness as part of communication skills. It will provide an opportunity to explore current knowledge of assertiveness and suggest resources for further st
UW 360 - March 2011: Neil Low, Murder Mystery Walking Tours
Tag along with UW Bothell alum Neil Low on his mystery walking tours of Pioneer Square, which also serve as inspiration for his crime novels. UW 360 profiles the fascinating people, programs and community connections that define the University of Washington. The show looks at a wide range of UW topics from solar energy, to heart tissue regeneration, to neighborhood farmer's markets - and much more. Samantha Rund The half-hour program is hosted by UW Alum Samantha Rund, who offers an insider's v
UW 360 - March 2011: Owl and the Woodpecker Exhibit
Tour the Burke Museum's "Owl and the Woodpecker" exhibit. UW 360 profiles the fascinating people, programs and community connections that define the University of Washington. The show looks at a wide range of UW topics from solar energy, to heart tissue regeneration, to neighborhood farmer's markets - and much more. Samantha Rund The half-hour program is hosted by UW Alum Samantha Rund, who offers an insider's view on each story. With an abundance of UW stories to tell, each episode will give v
Ras Lanuf rebels prepare for offensive
Rebels prepare to defend key oil town of Ras Lanuf in Libya, as the EU becomes increasingly concerned about its citizens still in the country
Gates apologizes for Afghan civilian deaths
U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates apologizes for the accidental killing of nine Afghan boys last week -- calling it a "setback." Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
U.S. may tap oil reserves
U.S. officials worried skyrocketing gas prices may dent the nascent economy recovery, say the White House is considering a release of oil from the strategic petroleum reserve.
Chatterbox "traits": A T&T Early Literacy research focus
This article will describe through a research lens the talk patterns of some selected young children in Trinidad and Tobago . It will also pose for discussion how these "traits" or patterns can […]
Chatterbox and Early Literacy in Trinidad and Tobago
*The main purpose of this module is to explore for ways in which teachers can develop Early Literacy in young children by making use of their chat skills; also how they can advice parents about […]