Samuel and Lisa are together at last
At the completion of this lesson you will be able to answer questions about the conversations in which agreements are made and you will be able to recognize the formulas.
Kevin B. Anderson, Janet Afary on The Seductions of Islamism
Kevin B. Anderson and Janet Afary on their book The Seductions of Islamism: Revisiting Foucault and the Iranian Revolution
Slice through a Houston Storm using TRMM Data
A moving plane slices through cloud data from a storm over Houston revealing a surface of constant precipitation density colored by ground rainfall amounts. Data measured by instruments on TRMM.
Largest College Leisure Pool Helps Texas Tech Students Beat The Heat
Texas Tech students are keeping cool this summer at the Texas Tech Student Leisure Pool. The pool represents the largest leisure pool on a college campus in the United States. The pool features a 645-foot lazy river, 25-person hot tub, spray pad and bubble couch. The pool opened in 2009.
2011 Refugee Conference - Senator Kate Lundy
Senator Kate Lundy, Parliamentary Secretary for Immigration and Multicultural Affairs, addresses the 2011 Refugee Conference at UNSW.
Our World - University of Michigan
This is our world, What we choose to do with it is up to us. Right now, our world needs victors — students, faculty, staff, and alumni who believe in something greater than themselves. This is where they are made. Come join the Leaders and Best. The victors valiant. Come to Michigan. #VictorsValiant
Preserving the Maya Biosphere Reserve
The Mayan Biosphere Reserve was created with the goal of conserving natural biodiversity and cultural values while simultaneously benefiting the lives of communities living within it.This 3:33 video is an overview of this area and how it is being destroyed by those who don't abide by the law and what is being done to protect the rainforest.
"A Gentle Introduction to Programming Using Python, January IAP 2008"
" This course will provide a gentle introduction to programming using Python™ for highly motivated students with little or no prior experience in programming computers. The course will focus on planning and organizing programs, as well as the grammar of the Python programming language. Lectures will be interactive featuring in-class exercises with lots of support from the course staff. This course is offered during the Independent Activities Period (IAP), which is a special 4-week term at MIT
Ziek in de klas: in het Frans reageren wanneer iemand ziek is
Op het einde van deze les kun je: Gepast reageren wanneer iemand je vertelt dat hij/zij zich niet lekker voelt.
Current Research III
Three “young Turks” of computation science, in the words of moderator John Guttag, discuss recent, and quite varied, research.
The traditional approach to characterizing neurological diseases in large populations assumes “there is an average brain that represents us all,” says
Polina Golland, and th
Mother Theresa Biography
This four minute video is an overview of this Romanian nun. Provides good depth, but some students may have a problem with the accents. Very good overall.
Pictures of Geometric 3D Figures
A visual demonstration of some three-dimensional geometric figures using photograph is the purpose of this 1:43 long video. No narration and so sound can be muted.
Volume of a Cylinder
This 22 minute video does a great job of showing how to think about a cylinder as a special kind of box where the bases are just circles. This helps students understand the volume formula for a cylinder, as it is just base times height. All steps involved with finding the volume are explained using a narrator and a smart board.
Completing the Square and Quadratic Formula
This nine minute video uses a narrator and a smart board to provide examples of completing the square to solve a quadratic
equation, when the coefficient of x-squared is not 1. The problem is
also solved using the quadratic formula.
Weapons of the Middle Ages
In 1807, William Congreve created the Congreve Rocket which was used in the Napoleonic Wars. In this four minute video the narrator reviews the history of the use of rockets as weapons through history and how they worked and range.
How Not to Lose Weight
Discover the 5 fads not to follow when trying to lose weight is the purpose of this one minute video. A bit off-hand and for older students. A preview is a must.
Jump Rope Jam
This 2:43 video is for advanced students and shows how to use a jump rope to create high intensity workouts. A jump rope is not necessary for this exercise. Caution is urged as this is for those who have the conditioning and dexterity to utilize its benefits.
A Boy and His Toys - a Narrated eBook
This is a narrated eBook with images about a boy who loses his toy and goes on a journey. The words appear on the screen as they are being said. (06:41)
Global Firms in the Industrializing East
Singapore has transformed itself into an economic powerhouse along the Pacific Rim. In the early 1960s, multinational companies attracted by a highly skilled and cheap labor force turned Singapore into a major manufacturing center. Just a generation later, companies in Singapore delegate labor-intensive work to Malaysia and Indonesia while bringing in new business in research, development, and finance. (27:49)