2.5 Mind mapping The focus of this section has been on encouraging you to gather evidence about what qualities, knowledge and skills you have already. This is an important first step, especially if it helps you to realise that you have more than perhaps you realised. It is also an important step as it starts to make the case that it is important to value your qualities, knowledge and skills. If you value them, it is far more likely that other people will value them too. However, it is also important to
The focus of this section has been on encouraging you to gather evidence about what qualities, knowledge and skills you have already. This is an important first step, especially if it helps you to realise that you have more than perhaps you realised. It is also an important step as it starts to make the case that it is important to value your qualities, knowledge and skills. If you value them, it is far more likely that other people will value them too.
However, it is also important to
Collisions and Momentum: Bouncing Balls
As a continuation of the theme of potential and kinetic energy, this lesson introduces the concepts of momentum, elastic and inelastic collisions. Many sports and games, such as baseball and ping-pong, illustrate the ideas of momentum and collisions. Students explore these concepts by bouncing assorted balls on different surfaces and calculating the momentum for each ball.
Sideshow: dumbing down democracy - Lindsay Tanner
Lindsay Tanner in Sideshow, lays bare the relentless decline of political reporting and political behaviour that occurred during his career. Part memoir, part analysis, and part critique, Sideshow is a unique book that tackles the rot which has set in at the heart of Australian public life. 'Lindsay Tanner does us all a service in underlining the inadequacies inherent in the relationship between politicians and the media. These circumstances degrade public life and diminish our future. It must b
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Intellectual Property Rights for Educational Environments (IPR4EE) Template - Collaboration Planning
A checklist for working with partners when developing educational resources.
Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes, elipse
Interactive simulation demonstrating formula and calculation of area of an elipse
The first wins!
After reading an article about Justine Henin you can classify players in the world ranking. This involves revising numbers. In the next exercise you learn to use ordinal numbers.
What does ethical investment look like?
Alexis Cheang of F and C Investments explains whether ethical investment can ever be mainstream.
Tatars fear persecution in Crimea
Following the Crimea referendum, Inter-ethic tensions remain a concern for a Tatar regional leader. Gavino Garay reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has maintained i
Where to Begin? Sharing a Community’s War with the Young
‘How do we share the realities of what happened within our community during World War One with school children?’ As someone who is fortunate to work alongside a multitude of passionate amateur historians and community groups I find this question … Continue reading
Inequalities and Absolute Value Concepts -- Graphing Absolute Values
This module describes how to graph absolute values.
Very cute computer animated song. Would be great as a transition song for young learners because of the action involved.(2:13)
How Airplanes Work
This is a computer-animated, one-minute video that discusses the forces that enable an airplane to fly. (01:12)
Virtual Maths, Shapes Space and Measure, Surface of a semi cylinder template
Diagram and template for using a semi-cylinder to calculate area
Thermal Convection (turbulence)
The lecturer is Professor Detlef Lohse from University of Twente . You can find the lecture notes on the BSS2011 website under the link of "Lecture Notes": http://boulder.research.yale.edu/Boulder-2011/index.html
The Division of Labor and Social Order Ancient Mesopotamian Arts and Architecture
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This three-minute, student-made video tells about the geography and culture that was common in early Mesopotamian life including their early cities, pottery, and daily life. Some graphics are out of focus. This could be used as an example of what students could do. The opening page as a table of contents where you can find many other videos to help students understand this time period and people better. Lots of information. (03:26)
Ancient Mesopotamian Arts and Architecture