US History Overview 1 of 3: Jamestown to the Civil War
Mr. Khan of Khan Academy focuses on the beginning of colonial history. This is very brief; instructor needs to supplement with more information. Mr. Khan admittedly skips over a large block of years. This segment is Jamestown to the Civil War (18:28)
Sea Surface Height Anomalies Showing the Onslaught of El Nino: August 1, 1996 to August 3, 1997
TOPEX-Poseidon altimeter sea level anomaly in the Pacific from August 1, 1996 to August 3, 1997
Babbage: August 10th 2011
The possible closure of the IPO window, the long-awaited demise of Minitel in France and the disappointing performance of Nintendo's 3DS
Medieval Castle History (Great Britain) Animation - 3 of 3
This is a ten-minute animation of life during medieval times. It appears to be a vintage film as the colors appear faded and the animation seems dated by today's standards. However, the video might be good for visual learners of that time period.
Getting Started in iPass
This video explores the possibility of having ports in space the transport people from Earth into outer space. This video explains how it may work as well as featuring excellent audio. The importance of facts is a constant.Running time 11:45 minutes
Developing Relational Trust in Schools through a Consensus Process
It has been well established in recent years that the development of relational trust among the adults in a school community is essential to student achievement (Barth, 2001; Bryk & Schneider, 2002; Hoy and Tschannen-Moran, 2003). This study explored the relationship between specific consensus strategies and the development of relational trust. To help in this exploration, two elementary principals, their superintendent, and six staff members from one of the principal’s schools were interviewe
Journey North: A Global Study of Wildlife Migration and Seasonal Change
Journey North engages students in a global study of wildlife migration and seasonal change. K-12 students become involved in citizen science and share their own field observations with classmates across North America. They track the coming of the seasons through the migration patterns of monarch butterflies, robins, hummingbirds, whooping cranes, gray whales, bald eagles— and other birds and mammals; the budding of plants; changing sunlight; and other natural events. Find migration maps, pictu
[Suresh 180] Where nest the golden birds in each branch
[Suresh 180] Where nest the golden birds in each branch जहाँ डाल डाल पर सोने की चिड़ियाँ करती हैं बसेरा (Jahan daal daa par sonay kee chidiyan kartee hain basera...
Order of Operations
Created by Chris Collins for middle school students at St Paul Academy and Summit School
Declaration of Independence and Revolutionary War
The Revolutionary War was America the start of America's
struggle for independence from British Rule. This three minute video presents this event. For older students. Has a read along script running on the bottom of the screen. A word wall is needed with this video as there are many difficult words. Best for elementary students as an overview.
Learn with Pictures and Video S3 #6 - Top 20 Mexican Spanish Verbs 4
Learn Mexican Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! You’ve always wondered, will you dream in Mexican Spanish? After learning Mexican Spanish in Mexico for only a short while and learning even more Mexican Spanish vocabulary, you have seen and done more than you would have ever imagined — and with such ease. Not only have you been studying [...]
Sell October, buy January crude contract, says Henwood
Aug. 18 - Reuters Commodities Specialist Christopher Henwood says bearish views of the economy should push near-term crude futures lower, while a winter premium will lift prices in January.
Big fish sucks up little fish
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2011/07/born-to-be-viral-big-fish-sucks-up-little-fish.html
Danica's persuasive text
Buenos Aires Fashion week sizzles
Aug. 22 - Argentine designers show off their spring/summer collections. Alicia Powell reports.
U.S. Day Ahead: July producer prices seen edging up
Aug. 16 - U.S. producer prices are likely to have increased by 0.1 percent in July, compared to a drop in June of 0.4 percent, according to Reuters Correspondent Jason Lange.
Conquering Technophobia: A Classroom Veteran Warms to Digital Tools
Jim Wilson, a self-described "old guy" and star of theEdutopia video Conquering Technophobia, has gone from grumbling about his school's technology-integration initiative to embracing it. Laptop computers and other gadgets are now tools that he uses just about every day in his English classes at Freedom Area High School, outside Pittsburgh.There have been bumps along the way, and -- Wilson will be the first to tell you -- there are surely more to come. But he's pleased with what comput