Jane Austen: Lessons in Love
This two minute video explains actions of Jane Austen and how it was important at that time for a woman to marry and Austen fell in love with a rich man. This video deals with the impact of her subsequent rejection of her suitor on her writing. Let the video run and two others videos show that add more depth to her works. It would be of benefit to show all of these videos to gain a better understanding of her life. The time to show all the videos is about 5:30 minutes.
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Jane Austen's Life at Chowton Cottage
Jane Austen's Life at Chowton Cottage - Learn about Jane Austen's happy life writing at Chowton Cottage. (05:28)
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Glucose Song Sung to Tune of "Honey, Honey"
Tune- Sugar, Sugar, Honey, Honey explains how the body uses glucose. Slow animation, but younger students will enjoy the video. Key vocabulary words include glycolysis, glucose, fuel, monosaccharide sugar, lactate, and insulin (Running Time 2:45).
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The Harvest Moon
Although most think of the "harvest moon" as a bright full moon any time in the late summer or early fall, defined properly it is the full moon closest to the fall equinox in September in the Northern Hemisphere. THe slide show explains the history behind the "harvest" name for the moon, as well as why it appears larger in the horizon with its pale yellow, orange or red tinge. This slide show does not include audio.
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How to Write an Essay
How to Write an Essay. Part of the series: Academic Writing Tips. Writing an essay typically consists of composing an introductory paragraph, an elaborated body and a concluding paragraph. Write an essay with tips from a produced playwright in this free video on...
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Reading Words With Digraphs - Hooked on Phonics
This video contains digraphs -ch, -tch, -sh, -th, -mp, -nd, -ng. Each consonant group is shown on the screen and sounded out by a narrator. Then the sounds are shown in the context of a word which is spelled out on the screen. This is repeated several times, giving the viewer time to practice each sound and corresponding word. Good use of color to highlight sounds. (4:21)
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5.2.2 Opening up ideas: analysing the question

What do you need to know about your assignment? Most importantly, what it's about (i.e. the topic). Once you have worked this out, you are in a better position to gauge how much you already know and how much you will need to find out.

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Pythagorean Theorem Proofs
The Pythagorean theorem is one of the most well-known theorems in mathematics and is frequently used in Geometry proofs. The Pythagorean theorem states that in a right triangle the sum of its squared legs equals the square of its hypotenuse. (5:06)
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Lecture 26, December 3, 2012
Marketing - MKTG 25010 Audio Lectures - Lecture 26, December 3, 2012 - Kent State University > COLLEGES > College of Business Administration > COLLEGE OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION > Marketing > MKTG 25010 Audio Lectures > Lecture 26, December 3, 2012
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Franklin Roosevelt Biography
Franklin D. Roosevelt's life is explored in this fast paced video. Students may have to have polio explained to them. The Second World War's impact is shown, but not much about his promotion of improving the country's economic achievements.

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Editing Voice in Audacity-part 6
Sometimes there are pauses, clicks, ums, etc in your audio interviews.  To make your podcasts polished this video discusses and demonstrates how to edit out the parts that you do not want.
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How to upgrade the Apple Mac Pro - Upgrade Memory, Hard drive, PCI-e card on Vimeo
In just 5 minutes, Guy Cochran from the DVeStore shows how to upgrade three key components of the Apple Mac Pro. Memory (RAM) Hard drive PCI-e card are upgraded in the video.  Each step is demonstrated as Guy talks you through the process. (5:33)
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Tip 03: Keyboard Shortcuts
Watch Tip 03: Keyboard Shortcuts. Give your mouse a rest. Mac OS X gives you dozens of simple keyboard shortcuts and makes it just as easy to customize your own keyboard shortcuts. (01:00)
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About PSP Accessories
Some accessories for the PSP include color options, spare batteries and screen protectors. Buy extra memory for a PSP with help from a video producer.
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Introduction to Food Pyramid
This is a short video that provides an introduction to the food pyramid. It shows pictures of each food group and a variety of examples that belong in each group. This could be used as a fast, easy way to incorporate health education into a busy classroom. Visuals are good (0:46).
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4.1 Measuring and monitoring eutrophication

During the 1990s there was increased demand in the UK for effective methods of monitoring eutrophication. There was also considerable interest in the development of monitoring systems based on biotic indices. Several 'quality indices' based on a variety of organisms were explored. For monitoring tools to have practical application, they must satisfy certain requirements:

  • sampling must be quick and easy;

  • monitoring must be based on a f
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1.4 Decline of cardiovascular diseases in Western society?

Cardiovascular diseases may be the main cause of death across most of the world, but the mortality (death) rates have actually been declining since the 1970s in most industrialised countries.

‘…CHD mortality decreased by more than 50% between 1981 and 2000 in England and Wales. Approximately 40% of the UK decrease was attributable to the combined effects of modern cardiological treatments and almost 60% to [a]
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We Stand on the Shoulders of Giants - Labor Leaders
Tribute to historical leaders of the U.S. Labor Movement.An amateur video that morphs labor leaders' faces. Slides, text, and music are used.

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3.044 Materials Processing (MIT)
The goal of 3.044 is to teach cost-effective and sustainable production of solid material with a desired geometry, structure or distribution of structures, and production volume. Toward this end, it is organized around different types of phase transformations which determine the structure in various processes for making materials, in roughly increasing order of entropy change during those transformations: solid heat treatment, liquid-solid processing, fluid behavior, deformation processing, and
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Bob Murphy: The Fed's Stock Market Casino

Jeff Deist and Robert P. Murphy address the vital topic of Fed interference in financial markets. Are the global equity and bond markets a charade, engineered by monetary expansion and destined to collapse like a house of cards? Is the investing game basically rigged? How can Janet Yellen and financial elites keep markets from crashing without endless new rounds of quantitative easing? Why is und
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