Help, I've got the flu!
Op het einde van deze les kun je: Na het lezen van een tekst bepaalde symptomen en remedies benoemen.
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Sarah Dunwell receives an honorary award from Leeds Metropolitan University.
Sarah Dunwell, founder of the award-winning Create Foundation in Leeds, has been awarded an honorary Master of Business Administration degree from Leeds Metropolitan University as part of the summer graduation ceremonies. For more information please visit http://www.leedsmet.ac.uk
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Launch of Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network: Dr Paulo de Martino Jannuzzi
Ministers and distinguished high-level representatives from around twenty countries formally launched a new Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network in Oxford on 6 June. Dr Paulo de Martino Jannuzzi, Brazil.
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Math Trick: How to Check the Nines Facts
In this video, a child works out the nine times tables on a piece of paper and demonstrates a trick for checking each fact.  The sum of the digits in the product will equal nine. ( 2x9=18, 1+8=9; 3x9=27, 2+7=9). (03:42)
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What comes to mind when you think of the Dean of Students Office?
Hear what Illinois State students have to say about being involved with the Dean of Students Office!
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Virtual Maths, Cylinder Voids - Calculating volume
Interactive simulation with exercises and video demonstrating the use of auger piling and showing how to calculate the volume of cocrete needed to fill the cylindrical voids.
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The Quest for Cultural Authenticity and the Politics of Identity [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Sami Zubaidi | For the BRISMES annual lecture, Sami Zubaida will explore the question of changing identities. What constitutes authenticity in different spheres of culture is contested between political and religious groups and ideologies. Discourses of difference between Muslim/national cultures and â€˜the Westâ€™, and the resistance to perceived cultural invasion have featured prominently in these contests, over the generations from the inception of modernity to the prese
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Transition of the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI)
Nicholas Coppel is RAMSI's Special Coordinator, a position he has held since March 2011. Here he is speaking about the transition of the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands and what it means for the country's peace and stability. Nicholas Coppel is a senior Australian career diplomat with previous postings to Papua New Guinea (Deputy High Commissioner), the Philippines (Deputy Chief of Mission) and the United States of America. He has held a number of senior positions in the Departme
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La novela El Asedio de Arturo PÃ©rez Reverte - entrevista
Aquí tienen una entrevista de Arturo Pérez Reverte sobre su libro El Asedio. Este video es un fragmento de un programa de la serie Página 2. 2:49
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The next ten years are likely to be momentous for the history of Europe. However, in the same way that no social scientist was able to predict the collapse of the Soviet order, it is pointless to speculate on possible but improbable scenarios. At this point it is only possible to project toward the future on the basis of the existing parameters; the more accurate and detailed our knowledge of the present trends is, the more likely our forecasts are to have some success.

Europe is at a c
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Education is obviously one of the crucial dimensions in any attempt to develop a future European identity or at least more understanding and convergence among Europeans. If the school made the nation, it should also be a key factor in promoting Europeanness. Observers of the school scene in Europe acknowledge the existence of a growing sentiment of interest for European themes (institutions, politics, peoples, languages). Furthermore, the EU-based exchange programmes have recognised the impor
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European unification was begun by the social democratic and Christian democratic leaders of the Western European states who had fought each other during the Second World War. The idea was to create a community of states that would guarantee peace and prosperity. The process turned out to be long and arduous, particularly after the federalist failures of the Congress of the Hague (1949) and the European Defence Community (1953). The main emphasis was on economic co-operation, and the project w
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Bangladesh opposition on hunger strike
July 13 - Bangladesh's opposition party and its supporters begin an eight-hour hunger strike in protest over police allegedly injuring their chief whip, and the abolition of their non-partisan, caretaker government system. Nick Rowlands reports.
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Hundreds rescued from migrant boat
July 13 - Italian coastguard officials carry small children from a boat packed with migrants after the overcrowded vessel ran into trouble off the Italian island of Lampedusa. Nick Rowlands reports.
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The art of the protest in Yemen
July 13 - On the sidelines of daily protests in Yemen -- women and children hold a craft exhibition to call for their own kinds of change. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
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One of the assumptions that is made in order to justify social workers making such life-changing judgements is that some people are vulnerable and therefore need decisions made on their behalf. This assumption is not held by everyone and is often challenged by groups and individuals representing service users and by service users themselves.

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Sue Lyle interviewed children from a school in Swansea that had run a ‘mixed abilityâ€™ and ‘mixed genderâ€™ project designed to improve pupilsâ€™ literacy. The tasks in the project were designed so that pupils were collaboratively involved with the activities and texts being studied.

Children expressed the view that there were some benefits gained from working in this mixed-ability, collaborative way. One pupil explained this was ‘… because you get more info
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A Diamond Poem
A resource for the teaching of Irish
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Face-to-Fossil
This Web article is part of OLogy, where kids can collect virtual trading cards and create projects with them. Here they meet Deena Soris, who interviews the fossil of a Protoceratops. The more-than-20 questions answered by this dinosaur fossil include: You look fabulous. How old are you?How do scientists guess an extinct dinosaur's speed?Is it a thrill to have a frill?So what happened?One day you're happily munching away on thick, tough plants, the next you're history?How did you go from being
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