Surviving thr 5th grade
Bats Swarm to Survive
This is an interesting video from National Geographic that showcases the act of bats swarming. It looks at the largest group of bats on the planet in Texas and explains why they live together in such large groups. This can be used to compliment the Common Core Test Exemplar informational text Bat Loves The Night. (02:24)
Dava J. Newman || Smart Suits to Enable Astronaut Exploration of Mars || Radcliffe Institute
Scan-Model-Innovate-Make-Explore! This talk by Dava J. Newman presents advanced spacesuit concepts for human exploration of Mars as well as how these smart technologies can be used here on earth to enable enhanced locomotion. To learn more about the smart clothes science lecture series at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, visit www.radcliffe.harvard.edu.
Tides with Tim and Moby
Take a night swim with Tim and Moby in this BrainPOP movie as they
discover how the Moon controls tides on Earth and how tides provide us with energy! The link also includes a quiz. (approximately 2:00)
J. Antonio Quiros, M.D. Physician Profile
Meet J. Antonio Quiros, M.D. Dr. Quiros is the Chief, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology at MUSC. He was awarded his M.D. by Escuela Autonoma de Ciencias Medicas, Costa Rica. He completed his Residency at Case Western Reserve University, and Fellowships at the Children's Hospital Los Angeles and Stanford University Hospital. His Specialties are Pediatric Gastroenterology. He is Board Certified in Pediatrics.
Mental Math Strategies --Make 10 Strategy
In this video, Mr. Almeida explains how to use mental strategies to add within 20 using the "make 10" strategy. This is one of the strategies suggested in the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics, 1.OA.6 and 2.OA.2. With practice, this strategy can help students gain fluency when adding within 20. Eventually students will memorize these facts, which is expected by the end of grade 2. This would be a great resource for teacher professional development or for direct instruction. (5:48)
Sander Gilman: Cosmopolitanism and the Jews
The newest buzzword for globalization is cosmopolitanism. As with many such reuses of older concepts, cosmopolitanism has a complex history, specifically in the German-speaking lands. It is this history and its relationship to the history of German Jewry from the Enlightenment to the Holocaust that will be examined — in a global and perhaps even cosmopolitan manner. (This paper was given on 2 October 2013 at the German Historical Institute London.)
Causes of the French Revolution - THC
Part of the History Channel show called Pint Size History where a man in a bar speaks about history. Here he lists the causes of the French Revolution. He also name main events and its legacy.
MANG6242 DIGITAL MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS
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StudySteps : Persoonlijke online wiskundetrainer StudySteps is een online leer- en oefenprogramma voor thuis, waarmee je persoonlijke hulp kan inroepen van ervaren online wiskundecoaches die je helpen bij het oefenen en instuderen van de leerstof. Klemtonen van StudySteps liggen …
StudySteps is een online leer- en oefenprogramma voor thuis, waarmee je persoonlijke hulp kan inroepen van ervaren online wiskundecoaches die je helpen bij het oefenen en instuderen van de leerstof.
Klemtonen van StudySteps liggen …
Using Asynchronous Instructional Audio Feedback in Online Envrionments: A Mixed Methods Study
This study explored how instructional audio feedback was perceived by English as a Foreign Language (EFL) and English as Second Language (ESL) students who participated in a collaborative online project involving two classes, one in Russia and the other in the US. Specifically, it examined: 1) the possible differences between EFL and ESL students' perceptions of audio and text feedback when receiving audio feedback from a non-native speaker (NNS) and 2) the possible differences in their percepti
The Quakers, the Dutch, and the Ladies: Crash Course US History #4
John Green teaches about some of the colonies that were not in Virginia or Massachussetts. Old New York was once New Amsterdam. Before the English got there though, the colony was full of Dutch people who treated women pretty fairly, and allowed free black people to hold jobs. John also discusses Penn's Woods, also known as Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania was (briefly) a haven of religious freedom, and William Penn dealt relatively fairly with the natives his colony displaced. Of course, as soon as P
Art Depicting Children
This video is set to beautiful music and shows Master works of Art depicting children. There is no text or naration to describe the images or to state the artist that created the image. A PowerPoint type presentation. (2:26)
Hoofdrekenen : Rekenhuisjes Werkbladen voor hoofdrekenen toto 1000 te oefenen. Als de leerling de oefening juist heeft, kleurt de cel goed. Je kan de bladen ook uitprinten en aan de leerlingen geven om in te vullen.
Werkbladen voor hoofdrekenen toto 1000 te oefenen. Als de leerling de oefening juist heeft, kleurt de cel goed. Je kan de bladen ook uitprinten en aan de leerlingen geven om in te vullen.
Korean War ( The war winds down ) 15/15
Korean War - The war winds down Video gives history of the war. See Korea as the soldiers saw it. Pictures are real and may be disturbing.
Sacrament of Marriage
Father James Longe gives a talk on the Sacrament of Marriage
Assessment in Math and Science-That Would Never Work Here, Either!
Workshop 7. That Would Never Work Here, Either!: Seeing Assessment Reform in Action, Part II (90 min.)
'Involving students in assessment is often the key to engaging them in learning. This workshop will continue to follow Barbara and Scott as they use assessment to encourage their students to improve their performance. Providing opportunities for students to assess their own work and that of their peers will be the focus of this workshop. Content Guides: Mary Hibert Neuman and Jude
Coastal Walk - Stop 13
The stretch of coastline between Slapton Sands and Start Point lighthouse is one of the most beautiful and interesting in the UK. In this podcast, we take you along the way, combining fascinating snippets of information about the natural history, geography, geology and history of the area. Presented by Dr Phil Bradfield, Open University tutor, this walk has something for everyone. This is the thirteenth stop on the walk.
Male Lions vs. Female Lions
This video from National Geographic Wild provides a look at lions' behaviors and the roles of male and female lions in their prides. (4:26)
Practical guide to good practice, A : managing environmental and social issues in the accommodations
This guide to good practice in managing environmental and social issues in the accommodations sector was produced by the Tour Operators Initiative for Sustainable Tourism Development (TOI). It "provides an overview of ten key environmental and social issues that are critical to the long-term success of the accommodations sector", including examples of what hotels are doing around the world. Links to further information are provided throughout. The 28 page guide can be downloaded as a PDF file i