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The Collection. David Rumsey Historical Map Collection. Global Incident Map Displaying Outbreaks Of All Varieties Of Diseases. OER Commons. Educational content on ASO. Developed by Education Services Australia through The Le@rning Federation, the education collection is designed to help teachers and students make the most of the wide range of moving image resources on the site.

educational content on ASO

The clips in this collection are accompanied by teachers’ notes created by specialist curriculum writers. Expert curators’ notes also provide useful background material. Clips in this collection have been selected for their educational value and any clips that are considered potentially disturbing carry clear classification warnings. There are currently 1065 clips with teachers’ notes. These clips are identified by the symbol. Browsing by category These categories provide useful entry points for locating clips with educational content. Transl8it! - understand SMS text message slang & chat lingo shorthand.

The Little Red Yellow Black Website-an introduction to Indigenous Australia. Activities & toolkits - Partners in Prevention. The activity ideas and toolkits listed here can be used to support a respectful relationships program.

Activities & toolkits - Partners in Prevention

Some can be incorporated into programs run with children and young people. Others may be better suited to prevention training with teachers, youth workers, early childhood educators, sporting club volunteers and other staff. These activities are intended for use in a whole of school approach to respectful relationships education, rather than for use in isolation. Activities on there own, without appropriate support, training and opportunity to reinforce the message of gender equity are often ineffective.

As material on relationships and abuse aimed at children and young people may lead to disclosures of abuse to any teacher or staff member at the school, it is important that all staff are trained and confident to respond to such disclosures before introducing these resources. For more information on how to meet best practice, visit the Best Practice page. Things to consider: Domestic Violence Resource Centre Victoria. Battle of the Internet Giants. By the way, in the 1 seconds you've been on this page, these internet giants have profited $2363, and around 50% of that went to Apple.

Battle of the Internet Giants

Love it? Embed it on your website or blog: Static image preview <a href=" target="_blank"><img src=" border="0" width="600" height="315" /></a><br /><span style="font-size: 12px;">Click above to view the interactive version [h/t <a href=" Stocks</a>]. </span> Animated GIF preview. The Great Illustrated Encyclopedia. List of Internet encyclopedias. "The Tesla Collection" - the most comprehensive compilation of newspaper and periodical material ever assembled by or about Nikola Tesla. National Map. Search millions of free academic articles, chapters, and theses. Home - Springer. Bioline International Official Site (site up-dated regularly) Scientific Search Engine - www.OJOSE.com - Online JOurnal Search Engine - Where science meets the web :-)

Welcome to Open Library (Open Library) VADLO. WorldCat.org: The World's Largest Library Catalog. The World Factbook. The Office of Public Affairs (OPA) is the single point of contact for all inquiries about the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).

The World Factbook

We read every letter, fax, or e-mail we receive, and we will convey your comments to CIA officials outside OPA as appropriate. However, with limited staff and resources, we simply cannot respond to all who write to us. Contact Information Submit questions or comments online By postal mail: Central Intelligence Agency Office of Public Affairs Washington, D.C. 20505 By phone:(703) 482-0623Open during normal business hours. By fax:(571) 204-3800(please include a phone number where we may call you)

THE BRITISH LIBRARY - The world's knowledge. Smithsonian Institution Research Information System. United States Department of Agriculture. Digital Special Collections. Country Information Page. Maillardet's Automaton at The Franklin Institute. In November of 1928, a truck pulled up to The Franklin Institute science museum in Philadelphia and unloaded the pieces of an interesting, complex, but totally ruined brass machine.

Maillardet's Automaton at The Franklin Institute

Wellcome Images. Online science. Games Check out our free online games including the ever-popular Launchball and brand new Ouch.

Online science

Codebreaker Challenge Set by GCHQ. Inspired by Alan Turing. FRABOOM - Online Children's Museum - Museum Exterior. A Handbook of Rhetorical Devices. Robert A.

A Handbook of Rhetorical Devices

Harris Version Date: January 19, 2013 This book contains definitions and examples of more than sixty traditional rhetorical devices, (including rhetorical tropes and rhetorical figures) all of which can still be useful today to improve the effectiveness, clarity, and enjoyment of your writing. Note: This book was written in 1980, with some changes since. United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) - Home page. Charles Darwin - The Australian Connection. What Is a Totem Pole. Totem poles are sculptures carved from large trees, such as the Western Red Cedar.

What Is a Totem Pole

In North America, totem poles are part of the cultures of many indigenous peoples of Alaska, British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest. Totem poles serve many purposes beyond their beauty, and their meanings are as varied as the cultures that make them. Some totem poles represent stories or important events. On these poles, each figure on the totem represents part of a story. Encyclopedia of British Neo-Romanticism. The World Factbook. Papua New Guinea: Maps, History, Geography, Government, Culture, Facts, Guide & Travel/Holidays/Cities. Papua New Guinea occupies the eastern half of the island of New Guinea, just north of Australia, and many outlying islands.

Papua New Guinea: Maps, History, Geography, Government, Culture, Facts, Guide & Travel/Holidays/Cities

The Indonesian province of West Papua (Irian Jaya) is to the west. To the north and east are the islands of Manus, New Britain, New Ireland, and Bougainville, all part of Papua New Guinea. About one-tenth larger than California, its mountainous interior has only recently been explored. Five Visual Dictionaries and Thesauri for Students. Like all teachers I have found that the right visual aids can make all the difference between students understanding a term or walking away shaking their heads.

Five Visual Dictionaries and Thesauri for Students

This pattern is carries over to learning new vocabulary words and or seeing the connections between similar words. Here are five visual dictionaries and thesauri that can help your students learn new vocabulary words. Got Brainy is a site that I've used since it launched a few years ago. Got Brainy features two sections; Brainy Flix and Brainy Pics. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Whereas recognition of the inherent dignity and of the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world, Whereas disregard and contempt for human rights have resulted in barbarous acts which have outraged the conscience of mankind, and the advent of a world in which human beings shall enjoy freedom of speech and belief and freedom from fear and want has been proclaimed as the highest aspiration of the common people, Whereas it is essential, if man is not to be compelled to have recourse, as a last resort, to rebellion against tyranny and oppression, that human rights should be protected by the rule of law,

ATNS - Agreements, Treaties and Negotiated Settlements project. Urbanisation. World Digital Library Home. The Victorian Law Handbook - Fitzroy Legal Service. Australian Bureau of Statistics.

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Home - eMelbourne - The Encyclopedia of Melbourne Online. SBS - Multimedia.