University of Surrey Learning Skills portal
The University of Surrey Skills Portal is a classified collection of quality materials designed to enable students to develop information literacy, research and study skills. It has been built using Openly licensed resources including several from Leeds Metropolitan University.
Expending Energy: Physical Activity for Health and High Performance Sport (Professor Carlton Cooke -
Professor Carlton Cooke joined Leeds Met in 1990, whilst working as a principal investigator on the pioneering Allied Dunbar National Fitness Survey. He became a Reader in 1993 and Carnegie Professor of Sport and Exercise Science in 1998, followed by his appointment in 2004 as Associate Dean and Head of the School of Sport, Exercise & Physical Education. His research interests range from physiological and biomechanical aspects of high level sports performance to physical activity, exercise and
Alamance County Parade of Heroes, Honor 9/11 First Responders
Representatives of several Alamance County police, emergency and fire departments - including Elon University Campus Police and Town of Elon police and Elon Fire and Rescue - were part of a procession that began at Magnolia Cemetery.
Penn Connects 2.0
Anne Papageorge, Penn's vice president for Facilities and Real Estate Services, says the first phase of the campus blueprint, called Penn Connects, made the goals of President Amy Gutmann's Penn Compact real. In the past half-dozen years, Penn Connects projects have literally transformed the University. New construction, such as the Annenberg Public Policy Center, Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, and Weiss Pavilion changed the skyline of campus. Significant renovations to the Music Buildi
Play - a four letter word or the key to learning? (Professor Pat broadhead - Inaugural Lecture)
Over my time in education, I have seen play in educational settings lose its status, more especially as children progress into reception classes and into key stage one. I have seen young, active learners, often boys but not always, labelled as ‘naughty’ and ‘inattentive’ when the requirements of educators, fuelled by government policy, have required that they become ‘stationary learners’. As play is once again becoming ‘fashionable’, (evidenced by its recurring status in the medi
Concept Question: Strain on a fluid element (another example)
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Independencia de Mexico - La Columna de la Independencia
Durante las fiestas del Centenario de la Independencia nacional, Porfirio Díaz inauguró uno de los monumentos emblemáticos de todo el país: la Columna de la Independencia. Este vídeo es bueno para una lección cultural en clases de español. También, se puede usar para una clase de historia. (1:00)
Astronaut Completes Triathlon in Space
Expedition 33 Commander Suni Williams participated in the Malibu Triathlon while in space using exercise equipment aboard the International Space Station.
ISS Update - Sept. 18, 2012
The International Space Station video update for Sept. 18, 2012.
Reply to "Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day?" by Louis Untermeyer (poetry reading)
Alas, I'm never going to sound like a boy again. I remember reading this poem some years ago but could never find it again - until now. The first picture is of Christopher Marlowe, who was born in 1564. He said,"all they that love not Tobacco and Boys are fools." He was almost exactly the same age as Shakespeare. They were certainly good friends, at least, but whether they were more than just good friends, who knows? They might have collaborated on some of the plays. It's one of them conspi
Spanish decision needed on Spanish bailout: French Finance Minister
Sept. 17 - France's Finance Minister, Pierre Moscovici, says Spain needs to decide if it needs a bailout. He adds that France is not in favour of a 'Grexit'.
Ecological Succession Second Set-100 High Frequency Words MSUToday: World Medicine (Complete show) This Day in History November 2: Spruce Goose Flies Breakingviews: Franco-German politics of BAE/EADS Dirty Money Lab Study- Bay News 9 Story 002 Freezing the Liquid Metal Mercury - SOLID Revolución Mexicana - La intervención norteamericana en Veracruz (clip corto)
This video will discuss the basics of succession in the environment.
This is set 2 of 100 high frequency words. Each word appears on the screen in large print as a child's voice says the word aloud. This would be a great large group or small group activity. (3:29)
The MSUToday team takes a look at how Spartans are making a difference in healthcare around the world, from a malaria ward in Africa to a free medical clinic in a mountain village in Peru. Watch the latest premiere of MSUToday: World Medicine at 9 p.m. ET Friday, March 16, 2012. Time/date subject to change. Check your local listings. More at www.msutoday.msu.edu
The Hughes Flying Boat, the largest aircraft ever built, is piloted by designer Howard Hughes on its first and only flight. Built with laminated birch and spruce, the massive wooden aircraft had a wingspan longer than a football field and was designed to carry more than 700 men to battle. (1:00)
Sept. 25 - EADS and BAE can't merge unless Paris and Berlin settle their differences. The tension is typical of EADS' complex history say Breakingviews. The BAE deal offers a golden opportunity to clear the air.
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Native American Region Rap
Mercury is a very interesting element but it can be hard to come by. More than likely your chemistry teacher doesn't have a large sample of mercury for you to see. In this video you can see liquid mercury freeze in some snow, and then see how dense mercury is when a large ball bearing floats in liquid Hg (02:50).
El 21 de abril de 1914, buques norteamericanos ocuparon el puerto de Veracruz. Los Estados Unidos intervenían en la Revolución mexicana. (.31)
Second Set-100 High Frequency Words
MSUToday: World Medicine (Complete show)
This Day in History November 2: Spruce Goose Flies
Breakingviews: Franco-German politics of BAE/EADS
Dirty Money Lab Study- Bay News 9 Story
002 Freezing the Liquid Metal Mercury - SOLID Revolución Mexicana - La intervención norteamericana en Veracruz (clip corto)
Freezing the Liquid Metal Mercury - SOLID
Revolución Mexicana - La intervención norteamericana en Veracruz (clip corto)