• Instructional-design Theories and Models: A New Paradigm of Instructional Theory, Volume II (Instructional Design Theories & Models)

    Instructional theory describes a variety of methods of instruction (different ways of facilitating human learning and development) and when to use--and not use--each of those methods. It is about how to help people learn better. This volume provides a concise summary of a broad sampling of new methods of instruction currently under development, helps show the interrelationships among these diverse theories, and highlights current issues and trends in instructional design. It is a sequel to Instructional-Design Theories and Models: An Overview of Their Current Status, which provided a "snapshot in time" of the status of instructional theory in the early 1980s. Dramatic changes in the nature of instructional theory have occurred since then, partly in response to advances in knowledge about the human brain and learning theory, partly due to shifts in educational philosophies and beliefs, and partly in response to advances in information technologies. These changes have made new methods of instruction not only possible, but also necessary in order to take advantage of new instructional capabilities offered by the new technologies. These changes are so dramatic that many argue they constitute a new paradigm of instruction, which requires a new paradigm of instructional theory. In ...

    • ASIN: 0805828591

  • BUILDING THE PRO STOCK & LATE MODEL SPORTSMAN MANUAL - COVERING: Chassis Set-up, For dirt & Asphalt Tracks, Stock front stub modifications, Flat vs banked track set-ups, Adjusting the car at the track

    BUILDING THE PRO STOCK & LATE MODEL SPORTSMAN MANUAL - COVERING: Chassis Set-up, For dirt & Asphalt Tracks, Stock front stub modifications, Flat vs banked track set-ups, Adjusting the car at the track.............................................................................................................................................. Rear suspension systems that hook up complete step-by-step build up of a low cost chassis and car for the pro stock/sportsman rules. Uses a 1970-81 stock Camaro front stub with a fabricated perimeter frame. Steve Smith designed the chassis and furnishes blueprints in the book for building it. He discusses at every step the reason for component choice and how suspension theory was put into practice. Full of helpful tips and professional tricks. Include: 1. For dirt and asphalt tracks. 2. Stock front stub modifications. 3. Complete chassis set-up. Flat vs banked track set-ups. 4. Adjusting the car at the track. Chapters include 1. RULES, 2. CHASSIS DESIGN, 3. CHASSIS CONSTRUCTION, 4. FRONT SUSPENSION, 5. REAR SUSPENSION, 6. SHOCK ABSORBERS, 7. THE BRAKING SYSTEM, 8. TIRES, 9. CHASSIS ADJUSTMENT, 10. SAFETY, 11. SUPPLIERS DIRECTORY.

    • ASIN: B0728F71DQ

  • Meccano 6028598 20 Flight Model

    Use your imagination as you explore the world of real engineering with the Meccano 20 6028598 aerial rescue set. Build 1 of the 20 aerial models, including a helicopter. Then take it apart and build a different one. After that it’s up to you and your imagination to create a vehicle of your own design! this real working aerial rescue set comes with 406 parts, including 2 ergonomic tools and easy-to-follow instructions. Explore the mechanical wonders of the world with the 20 6028598 aerial rescue set.

    • Brand: Meccano
    • ASIN: B019K8J4OK
    • UPC: 778988237120

  • Build It! Volume 3: Make Supercool Models with Your LEGO® Classic Set (Brick Books)

    This series of visually rich instruction books for LEGO® creations is perfect for children ages 5 and up. Inside you'll find a range of creative models to put together--from neighborhood scenes to exotic animals to a busy airport, and much more, created using the LEGO® Classic set 10698, or bricks you already have at home. Each book in this interactive series contains 3-5 “dioramas” featuring a diverse range of models. Full color, step-by-step diagrams guide you through the process, enhancing the fun.

    • ASIN: 194332882X

  • Build It! Volume 2: Make Supercool Models with Your LEGO® Classic Set (Brick Books)

    This series of visually rich instruction books for Lego® creations is perfect for children ages 5 and up. Inside you'll find a range of creative models to put together--from dinosaurs to desert scenes, from boats and bridges to bustling city scenes, and much more, created using the Lego® Classic set 10695, or bricks you already have at home. Each book in this interactive series contains 3-5 “dioramas” featuring a diverse range of models. Full color, step-by-step diagrams guide you through the process, enhancing the fun.

    • ASIN: 1943328811

  • Optimization Models

    Emphasizing practical understanding over the technicalities of specific algorithms, this elegant textbook is an accessible introduction to the field of optimization, focusing on powerful and reliable convex optimization techniques. Students and practitioners will learn how to recognize, simplify, model and solve optimization problems - and apply these principles to their own projects. A clear and self-contained introduction to linear algebra demonstrates core mathematical concepts in a way that is easy to follow, and helps students to understand their practical relevance. Requiring only a basic understanding of geometry, calculus, probability and statistics, and striking a careful balance between accessibility and rigor, it enables students to quickly understand the material, without being overwhelmed by complex mathematics. Accompanied by numerous end-of-chapter problems, an online solutions manual for instructors, and relevant examples from diverse fields including engineering, data science, economics, finance, and management, this is the perfect introduction to optimization for undergraduate and graduate students.

    • Brand: imusti
    • ASIN: 1107050871

  • Miniature Painting Kit with Bonus Wargamer Regiment Miniature Paint Brush - Acrylic Model Paint Set with 50 Bottles of Non Toxic Model Paints - Mega Paint Set 3 by The Army Painter

    INCREDIBLE Set of 50 Meticulously Selected Paints for Models and Miniatures - The Perfect Warpaints Range for Beginners and Enthusiasts Wargame Painters - Plus a FREE Durable Regiment Detailing Paint Brush!The Army Painter Mega Paint Set 3 is a complete package with all the colors you will ever need for painting your armies of Warhammer 40k figures, military models, board game figures, Dungeons and Dragons, and other wargame miniatures.39 Acrylic Paints with strong pigment and creamy consistency, perfect for painting highly detailed miniatures. You can easily apply them into the creases and nooks of mini figures. These acrylic paints won't chunk on you!5 Metallics that are well-known for their high-concentration of metallic flakes and superb coverage and 4 Quickshade Washes - This miniature and Warhammer 40k paint set comes with 4 of the famous Quickshade washes: Strong Tone, Dark Tone, Soft Tone and Flesh Wash.2 Effects Paints with realistic colors - The Effects Paints will shade your model paint miniatures flawlessly and still let the colors come through. The GLISTENING BLOOD is a glossy paint for blood or gore. The DRY RUST is stapled on metal areas for that orangey-red brownish rust effect.Includes a Detail Paint Brush Handmade in Europe - To make this Mega Paint Set 3 a real...

    • Brand: The Army Painter
    • ASIN: B01MTXRUUT
    • UPC: 685867165019

  • The LEGO Trains Book

    Learn the model-making process from start to finish, including the best ways to choose scale, wheels, motors, and track layout. Get advice for building steam engines, locomotives, and passenger cars, and discover fresh ideas and inspiration for your own LEGO train designs.Inside you'll find:-A historical tour of LEGO trains -Step-by-step building instructions for models of the German Inter-City Express (ICE), the Swiss “Crocodile,” and a vintage passenger car -Tips for controlling your trains with transformers, receivers, and motors -Advice on advanced building tech­niques like SNOT (studs not on top), micro­striping, creating textures, and making offset connections -Case studies of the design process -Ways to use older LEGO pieces in modern designsFor ages 10+

    • ASIN: 1593278195

  • Your Design Medical - Set of 3 Episiotomy/Perineal Laceration Suture Simulators Trainer Kit

    Let Your Design Medical help you become the best medical professional you can be, today! This set of three episiotomy suture training models are made with lifelike 'skin' to provide students with realistic suturing practice, a great way to learn practical surgery techniques. The simulators allow for a variety of perineum repair experiences without worrying about time constraints or the safety of a live patient. They are ideal for teaching with an instructor or to allow the student to practice individually in a clinical setting before a patient experience, or even to be used as a homework aid. As well as providing a portable simulator the lifelike texture gives an opportunity for the student to develop a feel for instrument handling, tension on suture and the advantages of one method of knot tying over another. The Episiotomy Suture Simulators Set includes: Midline Suture Simulator Left Mediolateral Suture Simulator Right Mediolateral Suture Simulator

    • Brand: Your Design Medical
    • ASIN: B072QC7J73
    • UPC: 601202454228