Daily Archives: April 6, 2012

Mighty Minds! – A Musical That Makes Learning Fun!

The students are in a panic! It’s time for testing! The teacher needs help fast, and there’s only one thing to do. “Hello, Mighty Minds? Come quick!” In a whirlwind of action, the cape-clad Mighty Minds race to the rescue with clever dialog and songs that help the students get fired up about learning. Discover how reading can be F! U! N!; how a little “Conga Math” can solve problems; how knowledge is power! This 20-minute musical for Grades 2-5 is packed with learning fun and a castload of parts for everyone to get involved. Add John Jacobson’s choreography and Mark Brymer’s heroic orchestration for learning that will last long after the curtain closes! Includes 6 original songs. Available: Teacher Edition, Reproducible Pak (vocals, lyric sheets, dialog), Preview CD (vocals only), Performance/Accompaniment CD, Classroom Kit (Teacher, Repro Pak, P/A CD). Performance Time: Approx. 20 minutes. For Gr. 2-5.

Vegas 58:today By Smith,keely (cd)

*Artist: SMITH,KEELY *Genre: Vocals *Release Date: 12-APR-2005

Everyone Has A Story By Gifford,kathie Lee (cd)

*Artist: GIFFORD,KATHIE LEE *Genre: Vocals *Release Date: 12-MAY-2009

Blue Microphones Snowball Plug & Play Usb Microphone White +

The Snowball is a direct plug and play mic that connects to either a Mac or PC–no additional software is needed. With its dual capsule design and unique three-pattern switch (cardioid, cardioid with -10dB pad, and omni), the Snowball can handle everything from soft vocals to the loudest garage band–and its ideal.Features:Great for podcasting. Plug-and-play design, no software required. Professional studio-quality performance, record both vocals and instruments. Mac and PC compatible. Blues renowned circuit and unique two-capsule design. Switchable mic patterns for a variety of recording applications. Includes custom mic stand and USB cable. System Requirements:Windows: Vista or XP; USB 1.0 or 2.0; 64MB RAM (minimum).Macintosh: Mac OSX; USB 1.0 or 2.0; 64MB RAM (minimum).This Bundle also Includes:Coby CV215 Folding Deep Bass Headphones/Isolation Jammerz Earphones Combo in Black.CAD Audio Microphone Pop Filter..

Robot Builder’s Bonanza, 4th Edition

The Bestselling Robotics Books–Now with New Projects and Online Tools!Have fun while learning how to design, construct, and use small robots! This richly illustrated guide offers everything you need to know to construct sophisticated, fully autonomous robots that can be programmed from your computer. Fully updated with the latest technologies and techniques, Robot Builder’s Bonanza, Fourth Edition includes step-by-step plans that take you from building basic motorized platforms to giving the machine a brain–and teaching it to walk, talk, and obey commands.This robot builder’s paradise is packed with more than 100 affordable projects, including 10 completely new robot designs. The projects are modular and can be combined to create a variety of highly intelligent and workable robots of all shapes and sizes. Mix and match the projects to develop your own unique creations. The only limit is your imagination!Robot Builder’s Bonanza, Fourth Edition covers:Parts, materials, and toolsBuilding motorized wooden, plastic, and metal platformsRapid prototyping methodsDrafting bots with computer-aided designConstructing high-tech robots from toysBuilding bots from found partsPower, motors, and locomotionRobots with wheels, tracks, and legsConstructing robotic arms and grippersRobot electronics and circuit makingComputers and electronic controlMicrocontrollers–Arduino, PICAXE, and the BASIC stampRemote control systemsSensors, navigation, and visual feedbackRobot vision via proximity, light, and distanceNew@ FREE online content at:www.robotoid.comMy First Robot tutorial lessonsProject parts finderAnimated, interactive learning toolsHow-to videos, robot e-plans, bonus articles, links, and morePlus, go to:www.mhprofessional.com/rbb4 for:Downloadable programsRBB app notesBonus chapters

GarageBand for IPad

GarageBand for iPad is truly a revolutionary tool that inspires the music maker in anyone by making song creation simple and fun. In this book you’ll see how to use GarageBand’s unique tools make it easy to explore the musical concepts of rhythm, chords and melody?even if you’ve never created your own song before. You’ll see how to quickly create music using iPad’s revolutionary and fun Touch Instruments, as well as how to record your own voice, guitar and more. Once you’ve laid down your tracks, you’ll discover how to edit, arrange and tweak the sound of your song so that you can share your masterpiece with the world. Robert Brock heads the digital audio production department at the Conservatory of Recording Arts & Sciences in Tempe, Arizona. He is an Apple mentor trainer and an Apple Distinguished Educator. When he’s not teaching music and audio production, he can usually be found on stage playing piano or at home with GarageBand on his iPad, pretending he really knows how to play guitar and drums.