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Cool videos for curious minds of all ages.

Cool videos for curious minds of all ages.
Revisiting Juan Fontanive's mechanical, looping flipbooks: Vivarium. From the artist’s bio: Juan Fontanive makes films without using light. Often recycling the mechanical parts of found clocks and pushbikes as the portable containers of his ‘animations’. His interest lies in the beauty of sequential and repetitive movement… Pages fall in neat layers in the manner of a paper fountain, somewhere between film and sculpture - there is no ‘screen’ as such. We’ve enjoyed Fontanive’s kinetic sculptures before… remember these?

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National Geographic Campfire Stories Play all Hippo attacks, mountain mishaps, and maggots in your eye—National Geographic’s explorers have the best stories! Stock up on s’mores and grab a seat; explorers are sharing their funniest, craziest, and most hair-raising tales from the field. 1:21 1:18 This item has been hidden Today I Learned Play all Love crazy facts? We do too. Get ready to amaze your friends with some of the strangest facts you’ve ever heard. National Geographic explorers tell you new, obscure, and amazing things about the world (and beyond). 0:46 1:16 1:20 1:00 0:56 1:47 This item has been hidden

NOVA - Official Website The 100-Year-Old Idea That Could Change Flight Inspired by birds, bats, and the Wright brothers, engineers are building the next breakthrough in aviation. From NOVA Next | Feb 22, 2017 Key Brain Regions Found To Be Smaller in People With ADHD In the largest study of its kind, research shows people with ADHD have smaller brain regions—including the amygdala, which is responsible for regulating emotions. Writing (Punctuation and Grammar) Plants Punctuation - Can your pupils add the correct punctuation to these sentences? Contributed by Carol Vincent. Punctuation Posters - A set of 11 brilliant posters (in PDF), outlining the uses of different types of punctuation. Contributed by Neil Hedworth. Tarzan Punctuation - A SMART Notebook file, which children can read and then devise actions to represent each missing punctuation mark.

Behind the News Weekdays: 20/02/2017 watch What's your question? Have you seen or heard something in the news you'd like explained? It's a section on our website where you can let us know what topics you want us to cover. The Linnean Society of London Welcome to our education page! We hope you enjoy exploring our activities and resources. The Linnean Society of London is the home of Carl Linnaeus in the UK. Have Fun Teaching Sight Word Videos Playlist Play Sight Word Songs by Have Fun Teaching. These Sight Word Music Videos are all original, upbeat, and education. Each Sight Word Video teaches a single sight word by saying and repeating the word, spelling the word, and using the word in sentences. Alphabet Songs Nimbus - Welcome to Nimbus Capture! How to Create Screenshot There are 3 ways to capture your screen: a) With the help of the button in your address bar b) With the help of the context menu;

Seven Little Australians Study Booklet - A Literature Study for Years 5-7 In this teaching resource, students learn about all aspects of literature including themes, vocabulary, phrases, comparisons, characters and more. The booklet is broken into chapters to assist students to focus on key sections within the text. The booklet incorporates plenty of reading analysis, along with complementary writing exercises. About the text: Australia Australian History Trove Pictures of Australia Take a look at the Picture Australia site. This site will not be officially lauched for a while yet. I provides a single point of access to over 450,000 digitised images from pictorial collections of many leading cultural heritage institutions.

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4 Great Video Resources for Middle and High School Classrooms Videos are a great way to engage students while also bringing a variety of voices and perspectives into your instruction. Both captivating and informative, video is unique among other digital media in the way that it can so readily transcend the walls of your classroom. As the amount of video content on the Web expands, there is of course lots of great educational content that can help you bring the world to your students. But the web is a pretty big haystack, and it can be hard to keep up with what's new and find the best content for your class. Nevertheless, searching for great educational videos is worth it -- showing the perfect video or clip in a lesson, in just the right place, can make for a powerful learning experience.

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