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Encyclopedia of World Biography

Encyclopedia of World Biography
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Электронная библиотека: книги, аудиокниги, аудио и видео тренинги, обучающие программы Women who changed the world •Biography Online A list of famous influential women, including women’s rights activists, poets, musicians, politicians, humanitarians and scientists. Sappho (circa 570 BCE) One of the first known female writers. Much of her poetry has been lost but her immense reputation has remained. Plato referred to Sappho as one of the great 10 poets. Cleopatra (69 BCE–30 BCE) The last Ptolemaic ruler of Egypt. Mary Magdalene (4 BCE–40BCE) Accounts from the Gospels and other sources suggest Mary Magdalene was one of Jesus’ most devoted followers. Boudicca (1st Century CE) Boudicca was an inspirational leader of the Britons. Hildegard of Bingen (1098–1179) Mystic, author and composer. Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122–1204) The first Queen of France. Joan of Arc (1412–1431) The patron saint of France, Joan of Arc inspired a French revolt against the occupation of the English. Mirabai (1498–1565) Indian mystic and poet. St Teresa of Avila (1515–1582) Spanish mystic, poet and Carmelite reformer. Susan B. Queen Elizabeth II

A to Z Teacher Stuff Human Anatomy Atlas “How does evolution happen? Through a gradual process called selection. Individuals that are better equipped to survive and reproduce pass those traits to their offspring. These “selected” changes accumulate over thousands of years. We tend to think of natural selection—”survival of the fittest”—but sexual selection works the same way and can be just as strong in shaping how species look and act”. The birds-of-paradise are among the most beautiful creatures on earth—and an extraordinary example of evolutionary adaptation. Repasa y comprueba lo que sabes sobre el aparato respiratorio de los mamíferos (en este caso del ser humano): (Picture from Wikipedia) Revise the respiratory system (Check the process where air travels in and out of the body, in this web by BBC). Activity on The respiratory system (Check the process where air travels in and out of the body. Test yourself on the respiratory system Revise the circulatory system

Flaticon, plus de 50 000 icônes libres de droits On vous présente régulièrement des moteurs de recherche d’icônes, des sélections ou des sites dédiés. Mais dans le genre, Flaticon est clairement au-dessus du lot. On y trouve pas moins de 57 000 icônes ! Et de nouvelles sont évidemment ajoutées régulièrement. Les icônes sont accessibles via un moteur de recherche, par packs thématiques, par catégories, par auteur et même en fonction des tendances du moment. Bio Cube The Bio Cube interactive has been changed to a new format: the Cube Creator. Summarizing information is an important postreading and prewriting activity that helps students synthesize what they have learned. The interactive Cube Creator offers four options: Bio Cube: This option allows students to develop an outline of a person whose biography or autobiography they have just read; it can also be used before students write their own autobiography. Specific prompts ask students to describe a person's significance, background, and personality. Mystery Cube: Use this option to help your students sort out the clues in their favorite mysteries or develop outlines for their own stories. Story Cube: In this cube option, students can summarize the key elements in a story, including character, setting, conflict, resolution, and theme. Create-Your-Own Cube: Working on a science unit? Students can save their draft cubes to revise later. Related Classroom & Professional Development Resources

Picture dictionary maker, vocabulary homework exercises to print, printable vocabulary worksheets with images and text Tools for Educators offers that you can make and print online for free. This vocabulary library builder allows you to make vocabulary handouts for students with both images and text . Currently available sets: These can handle some foreign languages as well. French teachers, German teachers, Spanish teachers and more can create printable vocabulary worksheets for foreign language classes as well. Once your vocabulary worksheet has been generated, go into the 'file' menu at the top left of the browser and choose print.

Règles de typographie française applicables à l'écriture d'articles, de comptes rendus de réunions, de projets, de messages électroniques ou de pages HTML Il est toujours agréable de lire des documents bien composés, sans fautes sémantiques ou syntaxiques, sans abréviations incompréhensibles, normalement accentués et ponctués. Les logiciels et matériels que nous utilisons actuellement permettent d'atteindre une qualité honorable. Il est très difficile dans nos diverses activités professionnelles de respecter la totalité des règles traditionnelles telles qu'elles sont exposées dans les Règles Typographiques en usage à l'Imprimerie Nationale (ISBN 2-11-081075-0) ou dans le Dictionnaire des règles typographiques de Louis Guéry, CFPJ Editions. Cependant, on peut se plier à quelques habitudes communes en matière d'abréviations, d'emploi des majuscules, d'accentuations, d'écriture des chiffres, de présentation, de ponctuation. Abréviations Règles générales On abrège après Jésus-Christ, par apr. Points cardinaux Nombres ordinaux

Famous Scientists - Biographies of World Famous Scientists A typical view of a scientist is that of a person in a white coat, conducting experiments. The truth is that a scientists can be defined as a person who is involved in the systematic and documented study of the phenomena that occur in nature but are not limited to just physics, chemistry or biology. They even indulge in studies related to the makeup of the earth and social scenarios where they study and try to understand the behavior of a group of individual of a particular species, sub-species or any other such classification. A.P.J. Little did Jainulabdeen and Ashiamma know that their son would grow up to be the first citizen of India. Aaron Klug A Nobel laureate in Chemistry, Aaron Klug needs no introduction of any kind. Abdus Salam One person who had made the Asian sub-continental nation of Pakistan famous for a reason other than cricket and politics, is Abdus Salam. Abraham Pais Born in a family of educators, Pais was a bright student since his childhood days. Ada Yonath Alan Kay . G.

English Grammar Online - free exercises, explanations, vocabulary, dictionary and teaching materials Le Dicomoche List of Top 100 Famous People A list of famous people, chosen mainly from the nineteenth, twentieth or twenty-first centuries. This list includes famous actors, politicians, entrepreneurs, writers, artists and humanitarians. Marilyn Monroe (1926 – 1962) American actress, singer, modelAbraham Lincoln (1809 – 1865) US President during American civil warMother Teresa (1910 – 1997) Macedonian Catholic missionary nunJohn F. More famous people More Famous people Famous historical figures: A list of famous people throughout the ages, which includes people from ancient civilisations to the present. 100 Famous Women: A list of 100 famous women from the arts, sport, literature, acting and politics. Famous People Through History Famous by Nationality Citation: Pettinger, Tejvan. See also: Famous People by Category Famous by religion