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Thunder Road by Jim Cummings. The toast of this year’s American festival circuit, Thunder Road triumphantly debuts online today after winning awards at Sundance, SXSW, Los Angeles, and Palm Springs, including the coveted Jury Prize at both Sundance and LA.

Thunder Road by Jim Cummings

It’s hard to get stronger festival validation than what Thunder Road has received, and SotW will not present a contrarian position—the film is fantastic, and we’re happy to pile on when it comes to the praise (indeed, I already made my esteem clear as a jury member at SXSW this year). The plot description is simple: taking place at his mother’s funeral, Officer Arnaud goes up to give his eulogy, but, being a simple and plain-spoken man, he decides he needs a little help from a boombox and his friend, Bruce Springsteen. The appeal of the film is its winning combination of excellent craft with emotional storytelling.

Having seen it a few times now, my impression continues to shift between whether I’m more impressed or entertained by it. EnglishCentral. Teaching With YouTube: 197 Digital Channels For Learning. Teaching With YouTube: 197 Digital Channels For Learning If you don’t have a YouTube channel as an education provider, there’s a good chance you’re behind the times.

Teaching With YouTube: 197 Digital Channels For Learning

Nearly every major educational institution in the world now hosts its own collection of videos featuring news, lectures, tutorials, and open courseware. Just as many individuals have their own channel, curating their expertise in a series of broadcasted lessons. These channels allow instructors to share information and blend media in unprecedented and exciting new ways. From teaching Mandarin Chinese to busting myths about Astronomy, the educational possibilities are diverse and dynamic. Here are the top channels worth following based on views, subscriptions, and quality of content: General YouTube EDU: Launched in 2009, Youtube EDU centralizes content from over 100 universities and colleges, providing access to lectures, research, and campus tours. Physical Sciences Engineering & Technology Mathematics Mr. The Arts. “Q” Note : All Viralelt posts share the same structure.

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Teacher’s notes appear only on How to use Viralelt. This is done to keep “teacher text” to a minimum and avoid repetition. What typical “queue behaviour” is shown in the video? When there are two or more queues how do you decide which one to join? Do you ever move from queue to queue? Which three of the above questions are being discussed? Download “Question time” and the “Sitting comfortably?” Teaching With YouTube: 197 Digital Channels For Learning. English Video Lessons and Community - Go Speak English - Go Speak English. Creating visual content for my classes with two awesome free online tools. If you have been following my blog for a while you probably know how much I like exploring new tools to spice up my lessons.

Creating visual content for my classes with two awesome free online tools

We all know students prefer looking at a screen than at a book so, for this lesson I have decided to explore two new free online tools, which have a lot of potential for language teaching. 1. For a revision of the grammar for Would Rather and Prefer, I have used biteable.com. This is how this tool works Login for free.Click “create a new video”.Choose your scenes one by one and enter the text. 2. Log in for free.You can create a new presentation form scratch or upload a power point presentation.Choose a template.Share it or embed it on your blog. Watch the Best Short Films. Resources.

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MR. PEABODY & SHERMAN - "All About My Dad" Clip - UK. Movie Segments to Assess Grammar Goals. A Pale Blue Dot: The Ultimate Earth "selfie..." There is a bit more to the Pale Blue Dot that can be heard from Carl Sagan himself at this Library of Congress link.

A Pale Blue Dot: The Ultimate Earth "selfie..."

Take few moments it is worth listening to Sagan describe what he suggested to NASA as Voyager I was leaving the solar system and why he thought it was so important to take this photo. Now, read the words of his essay here. Go back to the THINK section and answer the remaining questions.There are several different versions of the Pale Blue Dot. Here is one from the Sagan Series and another from Zen Pencils. Filmy do nauki angielskiego z napisami. YouTube dla dieci i młodzieży - Technologia w edukacji.