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Marcom Projects

Overview
Works: 2,402 works in 3,238 publications in 1 language and 10,066 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Nonfiction films  Documentary television programs  Case studies  Documentary films  Instructional films  Short films  History  Nonfiction television programs  Juvenile works 
Classifications: HQ774.5, 303.385
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Most widely held works about Marcom Projects
 
Most widely held works by Marcom Projects
Succeeding as a teacher( Visual )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program shows a wealth of strategies to use in the classroom to engage all students and to increase student achievement. Vivid classroom scenes incorporate current research to show how to structure and pace a solid lesson, including modeling, role-playing, teaching a new skill, providing feedback and practice, assigning homework, and using assessments. Viewers will be able to use strategies such as questioning and problem based learning to deepen student understanding
Music and movement( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the time they are born, human beings are predisposed to learn and enjoy music. Children especially are open to it, and research increasingly has shown that exposure to music and especially participation in making it - by singing and playing simple percussion instruments - is invaluable in helping childrens brains develop the - neural bridges - that make them stronger
Educating Peter by Thomas C Goodwin( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Peter Gwasdauskis, a child with Down syndrome, was mainstreamed into a public school, he had a lot to learn about dealing with differences-and so did his classmates. Filmed over the course of the third-grade school year, this 1992 Academy Award-winning documentary vividly captures Peter's achievements and frustrations as he makes a place for himself among his peers. The program features interviews with Peter's parents, teachers, fellow students, and aides, and also illustrates how his classmates' wary tolerance grows into sincere acceptance as they actively involve themselves in his process of socialisation. "You think that you're teaching Peter things, but really Peter's teaching you things. We might be teaching him stuff like how to do things, but he's teaching us more how to think and how to react to other problems." - Peter's Classmate. An HBO Production.--Kanopy
Preschoolers( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Examine how newborns fit into the sensorimotor stage - tracing cognitive development from simple reflexes to beginnings of thought. Explore infant intelligence, information processing and memory. See the progression of infant communication from crying--to giggling--to euphoric babbling and their first words. Understand how language is learned and how caregivers can use infant-directed speech to foster cognitive development"--Marcom Projects
Human body series( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[P1]. "This video explores the characteristics of the skeletal and muscular systems, discusses the different types of muscles and joints in the human body, and gives examples of how we use them everyday. Other terminology includes: tissue, periosteum, compact bone, marrow, calcium, cartilage, immovable joints, spongy bone, vertebrae, muscle fibers, skeletal muscle, smooth muscle, cardiac muscle, and involuntary muscle." -- [P2]. "This program discusses the importance of monitoring the cardiovascular system and explains the process of respiration in the body. Animations demonstrate how the organs in the heart work to pump blood throughout the body. Other terminology includes: blood vessel, artery, pulse, vein, aorta, septum, atrium, ventricle, capillaries, pulmonary circulation, systemic circulation, coronary circulation, blood pressure, sphygmomanometer, plasma, red blood cells, white blood cells, platelet, lungs, and alveoli."-- [P3] "Graphic demonstrations explain the processes of digestion and excretion. The categories of nutrients are summarized using examples of the foods we eat. Other terminology includes: proteins, amino acids, carbohydrates, vitamins, stomach, mechanical digestion, chemical digestion, ingestion, esophagus, peristalsis, small and large intestines, nephrons and kidneys." -- [P4] "Students will learn the three main types of neurons and how they travel through the body's nerve network. Diagrams explain how information is received using our sensory organs and then processed by the central and peripheral nervous systems. Other terminology includes: stimuli, response, nerve impulse, sensory neuron, motor neuron, interneuron, effector, synapse, senses, hormone, adrenal glands and adrenaline."--Container
Nutrition( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complexities and concerns of nutrition are simplified by use of the food pyramid and the focus of good eating in each stage of childhood. The family is the centre of attitudes and eating habits for the beginning years and serves as a resource in later years. When the child makes choices based on the understanding of good nutrition and enjoys a variety of foods, the foundation of good nutrition can be set for life
Integrating media into the classroom( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A two-part series in which educators and media specialists with firsthand experience of the challenges of integrating media into the classroom share their in-depth knowledge
Blue eyed by Bertram Verhaag( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This programme shows how a group is participating in a workshop entitled Experienced racism, ran by the American educator, Jane Elliott. They are following a programme called Blue Eyed. Comments are given by both 'brown-eyed' and 'blue-eyed' people
Science anytime, anyplace( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This series presents teachers with ideas for a number of activities and experiments to teach children the basic concepts of science." -- Container
Rainbow serpent( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program focuses on resistance against the white invaders. Reminiscences of descendants are woven through the story drawing on the continuity of the Aboriginal warrior tradition. Also explored are early aspects of Sydney life."--Container
Cultures similarities and differences( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explains how all cultures have different methods of expressing ideas and emotions through language and various forms of creative arts. We see how government structures, technology and religion have an important impact and a different impact on people
Food additives why so many chemicals?( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Do you know what maltodextrin is? No, it's not the winning word from the national spelling bee. It's probably in your corn flakes. Should you eat something that you can't pronounce? In the past few days, you've probably eaten several hundred chemicals during your snacks and meals. Some you may know all about, but there may be a lot you've never heard of and even a few you can't pronounce! Are all these chemicals safe? Which are healthy, and which aren't? And is it true that they can be found in even the simplest foods? From the history behind preserving foods to new concepts in enriching foods, this program presents examples of the many additives that are used to flavor, color, and preserve so much of what we eat. Food Additives takes a simple, factual look at the everyday trade-offs we make when we choose our food
Merrepen( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Merrepen palm tree is one of many plants that provide a life source for the people of the Daly River region in the top end of the Northern Territory. A group of women from the Nauiya community on the Daly River take us into their country to gather the precious Merrepen leaves and berries. With great humour and vitality, they show us how Merrepen leaves are stripped and made into fibre, and how these fibres are dyed into bright colours using the berries, bark, flowers and roots of the Merrepen, the Pandanus and other plants. The dyed fibres are then intricately hand-woven into versatile dilly bags, baskets and mats. Many of the women work together doing their elaborate dying and weaving at the Merrepen Arts Centre in the Nauiya community, and discuss the influence of the missions on their handcrafts. This beautifully photographed documentary includes striking landscapes of the Daly River area, and is narrated by Marrfurra, a young woman from the Nauiya community. Marrfurra looks into the future of Indigenous arts and culture in the area: "There are not enough elders left. Thats why we are painting our stories and making things. Thats why I work with the old people. They teach me and my sisters, aunties and cousins about our culture and traditions."
Healthy eating habits( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stresses the fundamental skills needed to plan, select, and prepare foods that make up a healthy diet
The hypothalamus and pituitary the master complex( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acquaints viewers with how the pituitary and hypothalamus work together to control many body functions. Highlights the homeostatic feedback mechanism involved with regulating water balance in the body. Examines the use of growth hormone in humans and other populations
Art of screenwriting : adaption( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program teaches highlighting the good parts and trouble spots, research, visualizing and dramatization, non-fiction vs. fiction, the echo effect, online reasearch vs. physical, changing directions, genre material, staying fresh and externalizing characters' thoughts. Subjects covered include:--What to include. --How to avoid the 200 page screenplay. --How faithful should you be to the original? --Is it easier to adapt fiction or non-fiction, trash or art? --Which books, plays and stories will make good movies. --How to rectify problems without alienating a book's fans?
Crook hat and camphoo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crook Hat and Camphoo are Alyawarra elders, from central Australia, who are concerned about the survival of traditional skills and culture. As Crook Hat says at the beginning of this outstanding film: "We are telling the old people's way. It's not just our way. We are trying to teach others what we have learnt." In this film, Crook Hat and Camphoo pass on knowledge and skills relating to the making of spears and spear-throwers (woomeras). The two elders go into the bush to find suitable tree branches for making spears and spear-heads, and use fire to straighten the branches. After peeling the bark and smoothing the wood, they use sinew from a kangaroo and tree resin to fasten the spear-head to the spear. Other wood is used for the spear-thrower or woomera, and again they use plant resin to make a comfortable grip for the hunter. As they make their spears and woomeras, Crook Hat and Camphoo reflect on the ingenuity of the old ways, and remember being taught by their fathers. Their need to pass on their knowledge is deeply felt and affects everything they do. This short film is a moving and eloquent reflection on the transfer of knowledge from elders to a new generation of Aboriginal people and to a wider world. --Kanopy
Making the monster special makeup effects( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ideal for Special effects artists & makeup enthusiasts. From the original Jack Pierce Tribute, this short production features a step-by-step demonstration featuring the makeup and application in creating the Frankenstein Monster. Learn the techniques of the special effects artists and visual effects techniques from Kevin Haney, one of the industries finest
Accounting and finance clips : depreciation, objectives and strategy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clips explain and illustrate key topics in finance using a variety of case study examples. Key Topics: 1. Financial objectives --2. Financial strategy --3. Return on capital employed --4. Financial targets. --5. Depreciation.--Kanopy
Gender and communication : styles and stereotypes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moment someone declares, "Its a boy!" or "Its a girl!" the biological make up of that child isnt the only thing established - a process of gendering begins and continues throughout that persons life. One aspect of that process is how we learn to communicate. Based on the premise that males and females learn different ways to relate, this program investigates how communication styles fall onto a continuum of what society deems as masculine and feminine and what it means to deviate from the norm
 
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