Date: Sat, 17 Apr 2004 20:26:54 -0400

Author: Machele Cable

Subject: Re: Videos of demonstrations

Post:

We did these all digitally, specifically designed for the web...so no
video tape. The advantage to the CD is that you don't have to stream the
video across the net. Let me know id you still want a CD (the CD has
lots of other stuff, including images and drawings that can be used for
test and lectures).

Chele

Beth Stoeckly wrote:

>Hi Chele,
>
>If these are the film clips on the Wake Forest website, they are very
>nice. If you have a video, it would be really nice to see them in a
>bigger scale than a RealPlayer window. Also, I imagine that without the
>constraints of slow connection speeds, you might run some of the clips a
>little longer. So, yes, I would really like to see the video ASAP.
>
>Of course I would be very happy to cover postage and blank tape. You
>can tell me how much, or I can send an actual blank tape if you prefer.
>If you're willing to trust me, my mailing address is
>
>
>Beth Stoeckly
>3463 State St. PMB 152
>Santa Barbara, CA 93105
>
>If you want to verify that I'm legit, the course description is at
>http://explore.berkeley.edu/UCExt/courseview.asp?secid=172&value=6. It
>is taught through UC Berkeley Extension Online. It is temporarily
>closed to new enrollment because we had some delays getting out a new
>edition of the course guide to go with the new edition of the textbook
>before the bookstore ran out of the old edition of the text. It should
>open again within days.
>
>Thank you very much for your email.
>Beth
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: owner-tap-l@listproc.appstate.edu
>[mailto:owner-tap-l@listproc.appstate.edu] On Behalf Of Machele Cable
>Sent: Friday, April 16, 2004 8:12 AM
>To: tap-l@listproc.appstate.edu
>Subject: Re: Videos of demonstrations
>
>Beth,
>For this year's addition of the Physics Resouce collection I've been
>doing, I've included about 150 demo videos on it. These are one's that
>we've done here in-house at WFU. They're not high quality and
>"professional", but for most, they surfice. The PRC is free and
>copy-able as long as you use for free. I'll have them in the PIRA
>Resource Room at the AAPT summer meeting...or, if you need one NOW, I'd
>be willing to mail you one.
>
>Chele
>
>
>Beth Stoeckly wrote:
>
>
>
>>Hi everyone,
>>
>>I am teaching a distance learning version of Concepts of Physics. It
>>is equivalent to a one quarter course satisfying part of the science
>>distribution requirement for humanities and social science majors,
>>i.e. a survey course with no math beyond algebra.
>>
>>We have been offering students the opportunity to rent a video of some
>>
>>
>
>
>
>>lecture demos. The publisher is now unwilling to let us continue
>>renting, and wants students to buy it - at a price higher than the
>>textbook. And, frankly, it isn't exactly what I want anyway.
>>
>>Can anyone recommend a videotape or DVD or standard lecture demos? I'd
>>
>>
>
>
>
>>really like one that includes things like the bowling ball pendulum,
>>the monkey gun, the tablecloth pull in mechanics, but also some heat,
>>waves, optics and electricity and magnetism.
>>
>>Any suggestions?
>>
>>Beth Stoeckly
>>
>>
>>
>
>
>

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