Beetlejuice - Beauty & The Beetle PART 2
Examines the use of irony and personification.
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Calculating a 15% Tip Using a Proportion
In this video, a teacher explains percentages and proportion using a "real-life" example of calculating a tip on a restaurant bill.  The teacher demonstrates calculating 15% of 30 using a proportion.  ( 2:33)
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Converting Mixed Numbers to Improper Fractions
This slide show set to music shows a mixed number being converted to an improper fraction.  The directions appear in print.  ( 1:05)
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Alphabet Road--"F" Is For Farm--"My Farm Story"
My Farm Story: Children, get to answer questions about where milk comes from in their own words. There is so much to see and learn that their answers often change. A variety of questions are asked about farm life throughout video. Teachers can use this as a time to answer questions in group setting. This is a good resource for the early childhood classroom to use in conjunction with a lesson/unit on farms and after reading non-fiction texts on this topic. (4:09)
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Author(s): The Economist

Simple rules for dealing with orders of magnitude and decimal points in decimal numbers: values ten times bigger than the order of magnitude you are looking at go to the left, ten times smaller go to the right, and less than 1 to the right of the decimal point.

Note: in many European countries, a comma is used instead of a decimal point. For instance in France and Germany two and a half (in other words 2.5) can be written as 2,5. This is important to bear in mind, for example, if
Author(s): The Open University

Learning about Things that Float - with Curious George
The children use "a box of junk" to create different boats.Â  One boat is made from straws, another from paper towel rolls, and the third from a pie pan.Â  The children take their boats to a small pool to find out if they float.Â  Some work and some do not.Â  The children discuss why they did or didn't work.
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Cancer Research UK - Shops
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Author(s): Roy Hughes

CongrÃ¨s GÃ©nÃ©ral de la SFP Bordeaux-2011
mercredi 6 juillet 2011
â€¢ AnnÃ©e mondiale de la Chimie Jean-Marie LEHN (UniversitÃ© de Strasbourg) Prix Nobel de Chimie

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CongrÃ¨s GÃ©nÃ©ral de la SFP Bordeaux-2011

â€¢ NuclÃ©osynthÃ¨se stellaire, StÃ©phane GORIELY, Belgique, (UniversitÃ© Libre de Bruxelles)

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TitreÂ : SML Nancy 2011 - Quand, pourquoi et comment dÃ©clarer des suspicions dâ€™effets indÃ©sirables mÃ©dicamenteux ? Bilan dâ€™activitÃ© du RÃ©seau Lorrain de Pharmacovigilance.
Intervenant(s)Â : Nadine PETITPAIN (Service de Pharmacologie, hÃ´pital central â€“ CHU de Nancy) et Pierre GILLET (Professeur â€“ Service de Pharmacologie, HÃ´pital Central - CHU de Nancy)
RÃ©sumÃ©Â : Objectifs : - Impliquer les professionnels de santÃ© dans la pharmacovigilance, et plus particuliÃ¨r
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Identification and mobility Control: Police sciences, technology, and international cooperation in W
Dr. Ilsen About takes us through the fascinating development of technology used by police in the early 1900's to allow for the identification of criminals internationally, known as 'distant identification'. This development began before the establishment Interpol's forerunner. The attempt to develop an international language and index to identify criminals that were moving across borders saw several ups and downs. Migration scholars and NGOs have often sought to disassociate popular association
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About the Presentation

The state of Hawai'i plans to obtain 40% of its electricity from renewable energy by 2030. Balancing intermittent wind with fossil fuel plants can be expensive, slowing adoption. A social and technical infrastructure for temporary reductions in load (demand response) enables 4% greater wind harvesting at 10% less operating cost. This webinar will focus on an investigation that applied a stochastic unit commitment optimization to account for unce
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Winning the Clean Energy Race
Dr. Steven Chu, US Secretary of Energy
Wednesday November 30, 2011

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On November 30, 2011, over 50 professors and students from RISD, MIT, and Harvard met to hear about Dr. Annette Kimâ€™s latest research project and to discuss how to bring about greater synergies between the visual design and social science research ends of urban planning. SLAB: sidewalk laboratory is her research project that employs critical cartography to unveil greater knowledge about this important public space and to propose changes in plann
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Degree programmes CNN advert
Studying here gave me the confidence to start my own business," Tony Wheeler (MSc05), Founder of LonelyPlanet, explains in London Business School's latest CNN TV advert

Art a GoGo Podcast #1 - 2005-06-13
Podcast numero uno. Our maiden voyage! Please visit our blog at www.artagogo.com/blog for show notes.
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Art a GoGo Podcast #2
In podcast #2, we talk about the King Tut exhibition at LACMA, Tim Hawkinson, art in the news, and more... Please visit us at www.artagogo.com/blog for show notes.
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Art a GoGo Podcast #4 - Almost Live from the Getty Museum in LA
Art a GoGo visits the J. Paul Getty Museum in LA. Soundseeing tour of the Getty...we talk about three current exhibitions, including Rembrandt's Late Religious Paintings. Please visit our blog at www.artagogo.com/blog for show notes. Thanks for listening!
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Heroes have a way to a will
How is Penn State helping firefighters, police, and other emergency personnel protect themselves as they devote their lives to protecting others? The University responds to the call through the Wills for Heroes program. Students, faculty, staff, and alumni of Penn State Law volunteer their time to help emergency responders prepare wills. The free program, started after the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, gives peace of mind to Pennsylvania's heroes and their families.
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