Experience, and learning from experience, will be a major theme throughout this unit. The model of experiential learning developed by David Kolb is increasingly well known and used as a conceptual basis for the design of all sorts of processes from curricula to consultancies (Figure 32
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Sometimes you may want to make several calculations in succession, and the order in which the calculations are performed may or may not be significant. For example, if you want to add 12 + 7 + 13, it makes no difference which of these two processes you adopt:

add the 12 and 7 first, to give 19, and then the 13, to give 32;

or

add the 7 and 13 first, to give 20, and then add this to 12 to give 32 again.

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The Art of Claude Monet in Motion
Beautiful paintings by French impressionist Claude Monet set in motion. (03:51)
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## Activity 21

Without using your calculator solve the following calculations.

• (a) 3 + 5 Ã— 2 = ?

• (b) 12 âˆ’ 6 + 6 = ?

• (c) 6 + (5 +
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The footprints in the above Carbon Trust and National Statistics studies are for an average UK citizen. But footprints vary for different individuals and households. For example, another study showed that, on average, people aged 50 to 64 have heavier footprints than all other UK age groups, mainly due to their high spending on car and air travel, eating and drinking, and medical and financial services (Haq et al., 2007, p. 7).

The National Statistics study showed that the UK regions wi
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Terra Foundation Lectures in American Art 2019 - A Contest of Images: American Art as Culture War (1
Dr John Blakinger talks about demonstrations against the Whitney Museum of American Art related to its connections with the tear gas manufacturer Safariland. In November 2018, an image of migrants fleeing tear gas at the US-Mexico border ricocheted across the internet, inspiring protests against the Trump administrationâ€™s immigration policies but also against a more unlikely target: the Whitney Museum of American Art. The artist-activist collective Decolonize This Place stormed the museum in
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Marie Curie Biography, Part I
This is an animated biography of Marie Curie, a pioneer in the field of radioactivity, from the Discovery Channel Education series. This series is aimed at older elementary school children.
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A Cultural Overview of Greece
This is a slidecast of the culture of Greece. 'Greece is located in Southern Europe and shares borders with Albania, Macedonia, Bulgaria, and Turkey as well as the Aegean, Mediterranean, and Ionion Seas. Much of the topography is mountainous with ranges that extend into the seas as peninsulas or chains of islands .'
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Taller de creaciÃ³n e investigaciÃ³n artÃ­stica (2012)
La construcciÃ³n de conocimientos parte del aprendizaje de experiencias cotidianas, de la observaciÃ³n directa de nuestro entorno y, sobre todo, de una extensa muestra de producciones artÃ­sticas realizadas a lo largo de la historia. La asignatura tratarÃ¡ de iniciar y promover, por medio de una activa participaciÃ³n del alumnado, las tareas bÃ¡sicas de creaciÃ³n e investigaciÃ³n artÃ­stica. Por lo tanto, la disposiciÃ³n del alumnado a la investigaciÃ³n y a la aportaciÃ³n creativa constituirÃ¡ u
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Portrait figure of Elisabeth Frink (1956) by Frederick Edward McWilliam, West Walk, Town Centre, Harlow, Essex. General view from the east. Photographed by Steven Baker 2015.

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The constitutional dimension of the EU has been continuously developing. It is influenced by changes both in the membership of the EU and by a desire to develop and strengthen the EU. Part of this development is reflected in the negotiations towards the adoption of a new EU constitution. This part of the unit has given you the opportunity to appreciate the complexity of this process. Whether the proposed new EU constitution merely consolidates existing legal provisions or whether it brings ab
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Protecting the Future of Food One Seed at a Time
The varieties of wheat, corn and rice we grow today may not thrive in a future threatened by climate change. Cary Fowler takes us inside a vast global seed bank, buried within a frozen mountain in Norway, that stores a diverse group of food-crop for whatever tomorrow may bring. Run time 17:06.
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Social work learning practice
This free audio course, Social work learning practice, focuses on the importance of people's backgrounds and experiences in the field of social work. It identifies the diverse ways in which service users and social workers define themselves, helping you to understand how the two groups perceive each other and relate successfully to each other. An understanding of how people make sense of their experiences will help you to define yourself, and your own place within the process.Author(s): Creator not set

Allen, J. (2006) â€˜Claiming connections: a distant world of sweatshops?â€™ in Barnett, C., Robinson, J. and Rose, G. (eds) A Demanding World, Milton Keynes, The Open University.
Barnes, D.K.A. (2002) â€˜Invasions by marine life on plastic debrisâ€™, Nature, vol. 416, 25 April, pp. 808â€“9.
Barnett, C. (2006) â€˜Reaching out: the demands of citizenship in a gl
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If we present the list in a different way .Figure 1), you can also see that this process is not linear. It is not simply a case of beginning with an analysis of the assignment and ending with a consideration of your tutor's comments. It involves frequent revisiting of earlier stages, checking and reflecting: two steps forward, one step bac
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9.71 Functional MRI of High-Level Vision (MIT)
We are now at an unprecedented point in the field of neuroscience: We can watch the human brain in action as it sees, thinks, decides, reads, and remembers. Functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) is the only method that enables us to monitor local neural activity in the normal human brain in a noninvasive fashion and with good spatial resolution. A large number of far-reaching and fundamental questions about the human mind and brain can now be answered using straightforward applications of
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Air strikes leave Douma burning as UN envoy arrives in Syria
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe As air strikes leave Syrian residents of Douma fighting for their lives, the United Nations special peace envoy arrives in Damascus. Nathan Frandino reports. More from Syria: http://smarturl.it/SyriaAttack Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial
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