Pierre Le Gros the Younger, Stanislas Kostka Deathbed, 1703 - Smart History at Khan Academy
Pierre Le Gros the Younger, Stanislas Kostka on His Deathbed, 1703, upstairs at Bernini's Sant'Andrea al Quirinale Speakers: Frank Dabbell, Beth Harris and Steven Zucker. (04:33)
Caravaggio's Calling of St. Matthew, c. 1599-1600
Caravaggio's Calling of St. Matthew, oil on canvas, c. 1599-1600 (Contarelli Chapel, San Luigi dei Francesi, Rome) (06:22)
13.06.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Mittwoch – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Erstmals hat der Chef der UN-Blauhelmeinsätze, Hervé Ladsous, offen von einem Bürgerkrieg in Syrien gesprochen. Das Ausmaß der Gewalt habe massiv zugenommen. Den Vereinten Nationen lägen bestätigte Berichte vor, nach denen das Assad-Regime nicht mehr nur mit Artillerie und Panzern gegen die eigene Bevölkerung vorgehe, sondern inzwischen auch
Top 25 Spanish Questions You Need to Know #24 - Have you been to Madrid?
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! Another day, another train delay in Spain. As you wait on the platform, you strike up a Spanish conversation with a fellow passenger. He has a lot of interesting travel stories—this day suddenly got much better! In this lesson, you will learn the question Have you been to Madrid? in Spanish and [...]
Global Capitalism - June 2012 Monthly Update
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William Lloyd Garrison on Vimeo
This student created video provides a biography of William Lloyd Garrison who was a leader of the Quakers, and the Anti- Slavery society. He was the first abolitionist to want the complete end of slavery. It provides some good insights into his passion and his activities against slavery. It also mentions how he promoted women's suffrage and the removal of the North from the Union. NOTE: The video ends at the 5:50 mark but continues on until 8:27. (05:50)
Animated Lesson to learn all about Water Cycle
This is an interactive lesson to teach kids all about the Water Cycle. This includes good information about the water cycle, but the audio it completely automated making it sound a little funny and robotic. It can be easily paused for discussion and the words appear at the bottom of the screen. (00:53)
2D and 3D Presents at Pedro's Party (Interactive)
Students will learn that a certain group of objects can be organized in 2-D or 3-D groupings. Then the correct terminology of the properties of those objects will be introduced. Students have to label objects, group objects and organize a group of objects according to property categories.
Plant and Animal Habitats: ( An Interactive Game)
In this interactive game, students use facts on " plant and animal aliens" to place them into their correct habitats. ( This link is for an interactive game and may take a few minutes to load.)
Addends with Spiffy (Interactive)
The variable is the concept that enables arithmetic to be generalized. Algebra is a set of rules for manipulating symbols, and a way of thinking. Algebra concepts have been brought to primary classrooms since the new national standards have called for algebraic experiences to start early. This interactive involves addends.
This is an excellent lecture and slide presentation that explains this religion, its history and impact. Well worth watching. (17)
The Needs of a Plant: ( An Interactive Game)
In this interactive game, the main character, Sarah Jane, has been kidnapped and is challenged to grow the Rakweed plant to win her freedom. Students help Sarah Jane find sources of light and water in an attic in order to grow the plant. ( This link is for an interactive game and may take a few minutes to load.)
Alexa, Human, Social, and Political Sciences (HSPS) -- 60 Second Impressions
The '60 Second Impressions' are a series of one-minute films featuring current Cambridge undergraduate students. These students talk about what it's really like to study at Cambridge, live in a College, and take part in a wide range of extra-curricular activities. Alexa is from the USA, and is studying HSPS. In her 60 Second Impression, she talks about the diverse range of people at Cambridge and activities available, as well as her own career aspirations. To find out more about HSPS at Camb
Anita Zucker - A Legacy of Education
http://www.clemson.edu/media-relations/4317/zucker-family-to-help-build-clemson-landmark-education-in-lowcountry/ The Zucker Family Graduate Education Center, financed in part by a $5 million gift from Anita Zucker and her family, will foster collaboration and innovation in a place where students, university faculty and staff, and private industry will interact on a daily basis. With a shared vision, Clemson University will build a state-of-the-art education center at the Clemson University R
Commencement 2012 student profile: OSU SIFE
Oregon State University Students in Free Enterprise students Jennifer Villalobos, Drew Anderson and Kim Pendergrass discuss graduating and challenges of their successful organization.
Elementary Algebra is a work text that covers the traditional topics studied in a modern elementary algebra course. It is intended for students who (1) have no exposure to elementary algebra, (2) have previously had an unpleasant experience with elementary algebra, or (3) need to review algebraic concepts and techniques.
The PCR Song
"Scientists for Better PCR" produced this Bio-Rad Music video that is filmed in the style of a celebrity benefit. The music video is a commercial for a BioRad thermocycler, which is essentially a DNA copying machine. During the song, there are jokes about the particulars of reproducing the genetic material as well as terms students may need to become familiar. The value of the video is that the terms used provide insights into the uses of DNA and can provide students with an idea of how th
Learn all about Food Chain
This computer animation teaches younger children about food chains. Some vocabulary words in this video include: plant, animal, producer, sunlight, water, consumer, herbivore, carnivore, and omnivore. (03:02)
Great Scientists Aristotle
Dr Allan Chapman. Oxford University Professor and historian of science, presents engaging and accessible introductions to the complex theories and ideas of Aristotle. The video provides an excellent background to the scientist's life. A must watch for students who are learning about Aristotle or how being curious is an asset. Lots of good information. (20:29)