Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers at CSUN
The rock legends perform at Cal State Northridge's Plaza Del Sol in a benefit concert for the KCSN radio station. CBS Los Angeles news report, October 29, 2011. Used by permission.
Cain shrugs off Reuters/Ipsos poll
Nov. 8 - Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain shrugs off a Reuters/Ipsos poll showing his support is declining among Republicans after a fourth woman accused him of sexual harassment. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Diversity Lecture: Jeannette Walls
Author Jeannette Walls speaks about the lessons she's learned since writing her book "The Glass Castle." Sponsored by the Bob and Aleicia Woodrick Diversity Learning Center at Grand Rapids Community College.
NTC begins reconciliation with Tuareg
Nov. 7 - Libya's interim authorities start reconciliation talks with the country's Tuareg nomadic tribes, who are considered of vital importance to regional security in Libya's oil-rich south. Nick Rowlands reports.
"The Incorrigible Children Of Ashton Place" written by Maryrose Wood--Book Trailer
Found running wild in the forest of Ashton Place, the Incorrigibles are no ordinary children: Alexander, age ten or thereabouts, keeps his siblings in line with gentle nips; Cassiopeia, perhaps four or five, has a bark that is (usually) worse than her bite; and Beowulf, age somewhere-in-the-middle, is alarmingly adept at chasing squirrels. Luckily, Miss Penelope Lumley is no ordinary governess. Only fifteen years old and a recent graduate of the Swanburne Academy for Poor Bright Females, Penelop
An Introduction to Mizubenomori, Japan
A Japanese college student introduces Mizubenomori, Japan, in this selection. A slide show of photos is shown with narration provided by the student. ( 1:52)
This square is dominated by Great Manshead Hill and is mostly peaceful moorland, without roads or buildings.
A Clemson Tiger Is Passionately Curious And We Earn Our Stripes
:30 Determined Spirit TV Spot for Basketball Season - Go Tigers! http://www.clemson.edu/
Millions of butterflies begin annual migration to Mexico
Nov. 22 - As Monarch butterflies migrate to Mexico's forested mountains in Michoacan, biologists fear droughts in the U.S. and Mexico will affect their numbers. Elly Park reports.
Veterans Day | Teachinghistory.org
This site features thoughtful lessons and resources for Veterans Day. The teaching ideas cross multiple disciplines and include teaching guides, quizzes, videos, and activities related to the history of U.S. Veterans.
The Jetstangs rap some lyrics to help people learn to use fractions, decimals, percents, ratios, etc. The four minute video needs to be reviewed before showing to make sure it does not move too rapidly for students to follow.
Wine Rules: Tricky pairings of wine with Halloween treats
Oct. 28 - In this premiere episode of Wine Rules, Ray Isle, Executive Wine Editor at Food & Wine, shares a few creative tricks to pair Halloween treats with grown-up drinks.
"Math Snacks" Atlantean Dodgeball
Ratio errors confuse one of the coaches as two teams face off in an epic dodgeball tournament.
See how mathematical techniques such as tables, graphs, measurements and equations help to find the missing part of a proportion.
Atlantean Dodgeball addresses number and operations standards, the algebra standard, and the process standard, as established by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM). It guides students in:
Understanding and using rati
One-Sided Limits - Free Math Video by Brightstorm
A limit is the value that a function approaches as the input of that function approaches a certain value. In Calculus, sometimes functions behave differently depending on what side of the function that they are on. This video explains how a one-sided limit is the behavior on one only one side of the value where the function is undefined. (3:02)
Micro Local Business Enterprise Outreach
The Micro Local Business Enterprise Outreach Presentation from October 27, 2011
2011 Blue Devils Drumline
This video is from the 2011 drum corp, Blue Devils. The video could be used with a lesson for younger children about drums or percussion instruments, or inspire older students who are learning how to play the snare and tenors. (08:58)
The '43 Group and Battling Anti-Semitic Groups in Britian
This 15 minute video has interviews The 43 Group was an English anti-fascist group set up by Jewish ex-servicemen in the immediate wake of World War II when, on their return to London, they encountered British fascist organisations. The activities of these fascist groups included antisemitic speeches in public places, inciting racial hatred, and from the rank-and-file fascists, violent attacks on London Jews and Jewish property. The 43 Group worked to try and stop this hatred. A good video to sh
UNESCO gives Palestinians full membership
Oct. 31 - The United Nations' cultural agency decides to give Palestinians full membership of the body, a vote that will boost their bid for recognition as a state at the United Nations. UNESCO is the first U.N. agency the Palestinians have sought to join as a full member since President Mahmoud Abbas applied for full membership of the United Nations on Sept. 23. The United States, Canada and Germany voted against Palestinian membership. Brazil, Russia, China, India, South Africa and France vote