E-Portfolio Toolkit - Booklet
This E-Portfolio Toolkit is based on experience of developing the “Year Abroad E-Portfolio”, undertaken by the School of Languages at Leeds Metropolitan University. We use an E-Portfolio to assess our students on their period abroad because we think it encourages them to fully engage with culture(s) and language of the target country and to reflect on the resulting cultural and linguistic development. As part of our project, we have also developed a set of learning activities and materials,
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Major Lymph Nodes
Learn where the major lymph nodes are in the body. Uses a diagram to point out and properly pronounce each of the major lymph nodes in the body. Grades 9-12. 2:06 min.
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Why Study The Songs of the Old Testament with Peter Watts
Dr. Peter Watts draws attention to the number of songs and hymns that can be found in the books of the Hebrew Bible. The most famous collection of these is the Book of Psalms, but there are many more besides. Indeed, there are so many of these songs, and we know they were used in worship in the Temple, that Watts described ancient Israel as a 'singing culture.' Other videos that you may find useful include: Why Study Orality http://youtu.be/Bj-8Uy1BJIQ Why Study Rabbinic Judaism http://youtu
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Penguins: No Fail at Mealtime
January 29, 2013 — Japanese researchers, using cameras strapped to the backs of Adelie penguins in Antarctica, showed a perfect success rate at catching prey underwater. (02:02)
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Meet the (New) Director: Charles Poekel, "Christmas, Again"
Writer-director Charles Poekel has transformed three years of “fieldwork” peddling evergreens on the streets of New York into a sharply observed and wistfully comic portrait of urban loneliness and companionship. "Christmas, Again" screens Tuesday, March 24th and Saturday, March 28th at the New Directors/New Films. View screening schedule and purchase tickets: http://bit.ly/1C2Lttf
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OSMO links tangible objects to the iPad for new learning opportunities.

OSMO is an innovative add on for the iPad that allows you to use tangible objects instead of the screen as an interface between the user and software.  If you check out the video above you can see it in action to get a better idea of how it operates.

This add on allows for a range of new opportunities that can be appli
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Grand Canyon
Millions of visitors see the Grand Canyon each year, and that's becoming a problem. This video shows pictures of the Grand Canyon and discuss the troubles that are facing the Grand Canyon.Video is good quality and good for all students.
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Miwa Matreyek's Glorious Visions
Using animation, projections and her own moving shadow, Miwa Matreyek performs a gorgeous, meditative piece about inner and outer discovery. Take a quiet 10 minutes and dive in. With music from Anna Oxygen, Mirah, Caroline Lufkin and Mileece. Miwa Matreyek creates performances where real shapes and virtual images trade places, amid layers of animation, video and live bodies. (11:00)
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The House Finch
This video describes how to identify a House Finch as well as the
characteristics of the bird including location, behavioral habits, and diet.

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Thirteen Days of Looking at a Hummingbird
Shot over thirteen days, these vignettes show the activity around a hummingbird nest in an urban setting. The video was inspired by the poem "Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird."  No narration.  Just music and sounds from the setting.  Run time 07:18.

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HEA300 Session#11 Fall 2014
Health in Public Education with Robin Sinks Topic: Intentional Injuries and Violence www.youtube.com/csuDHTV (Please subscribe)
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Death Valley
Death Valley is the lowest, hottest, driest area in North America. In the summer, temperatures commonly run above 120° Fahrenheit. The hot dry air just sucks the moisture out of the human body. A person can lose over one gallon of water just sitting in the shade on a summer day in Death Valley. In this video segment from Nature, runners try to keep their cool as they race through Death Valley.  (01:54)
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Inner workings of StarDrive Propulsion
By: dplews This video shows the inner workings of StarDrive Mark I and how it creates thrust.
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2.3.1 The general view

Figure 16 shows a Voyager 2 image of a large region of Europa. Examine this image carefully, in order to answer Question 4.

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2 Looking for relationships

In this section, we are going to consider the relationship between quantities in two practical situations and see how to describe these relationships by writing down a general rule or a word formula.

Suppose you are planning a visit abroad. Your map marks all the distances between places in kilometres rather than miles. How can you work out what these distances are in miles?

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Compound Subjects - MindBites
This video is an excerpt of a lesson about compound subjects.  First, a sentence with a simple subject and predicate is provided.  Then, an example of a sentence with a compound subject is shown.  The narrator illustrates the sentences with her actions as well as explaining about the subject and predicate.
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Joan of Arc part 1
A United Streaming Video. This is the story of Joan of Arc, a national heroine of France and a Catholic saint. She led the French army to several important victories during the Hundred Years' War. Cartoon format. (5:30)
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Die Schöpfung (The Creation), Singt dem Herren alle Stimmen! by Haydn
This is a live performance of Sir Colin Davis conducting the London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus with soloists Sally Matthews, Ian Bostridge, Dietrich Henschel. They are on stage in a concert hall. The lighting, picture and sound quality are excellent.
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21eTeacher: Elaborate video
A video about the fourth E in Nortel LearniT's 6ES lesson plan model. In this section of the lesson plan the students are expected to work directly on the given assignment. It is their opportunity to demonstrate their application of new information and to present their findings or conclusions to others. It is a good time for submitting materials for evaluation, doing presentations and completing the project or assignment.  Run time 01:35.
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Daedalus and Icarus - Part One
After Athenian inventor Daedalus accidentally kills his nephew, he flees to Crete to be with his son Icarus. There he is employed by King Minos to build a labyrinth to imprison the beastly Minotaur. Since Daedalus knows the secret of the labyrinth, Minos imprisons the inventor and his son, and their only means of escape is with wings made from feathers and wax. Icarus flies too close to the sun and his wings melt, sending him to a watery grave. Daedalus blames Minos for his sons death, and he w
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