Kerri Bryer

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Fantasy Novels? Why Not Read Them Free?

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Small Changes in Teaching: The First 5 Minutes of Class

Four quick ways to shift students’ attention from life’s distractions to your course content.

Teaching

Harry Potter Fans Will Freak Out Over These Butterbeer Cupcakes

<i>The following post was originally featured on Sugar and Soul and written by Rebecca Hubbell, who is part of POPSUGAR Select Food.</i><p>These <b>Harry Potter Butterbeer Cupcakes</b> will cast a spell on your taste buds and leave you in a state of geeky bliss!<p>It's that time of year again! Every December Matt and I …

3 Google Scholar Tips Every Student Should Know About

November 13, 2015<br>As a research student you probably are already doing a lot of research in Google Scholar which you should given the power and …

Including Tier 2 Vocabulary Instruction in Curricular Materials

Vocabulary has long been correlated with reading comprehension. It makes sense: if students don’t understand the words, how can they be expected to …

Teaching

Obama Wants Students To Stop Taking Unnecessary Tests

Today, President Obama and the Department of Education released a Testing Action Plan, calling on states to cut back on "unnecessary testing" that consumes "too much instructional time" and creates "undue stress for educators and students."<p>In a video posted on Facebook, President Obama added, "I …

NaNoWriMo Prep: 30 Tips for Writing a Book in 30 Days

Sometimes it’s a lone writer who’s been putting off a story idea for too long, and decides it’s now or never. Sometimes it’s a pair or a group …

Writing

Curiosity Machine- A Great Website to Boost Students Creativity

September , 2015 <i><br>Curiosity Machine</i> is an interesting website that connects scientists and engineers with children inspiring them to be creative …

5 Reasons Internal Dialogue is Essential in Fiction (And How to Use It in Your Story)

<b>Today’s re-blog is certainly for writers—But—readers also might want to explore why the characters in books need to think :-)</b>Kristen Lamb's …

Creative Writing

Level Up to Lose Weight

I know a lot of people who want to lose weight but are stuck, like I was in 2005.<p>They want to get healthy and fit, but can’t seem to stick to a diet …

Weight Loss

Two Important Google Slides Updates Teachers Should Know about

August 7, 2015<br>Google has recently released two interesting updates to its Google Slide mobile app. Both of these updates are geared towards enhancing …

How to plot a series: 8 steps

Plotting just one novel is challenging, never mind plotting a multi-book arc. Having structure and a plan helps. Here’s how to plot a series in 8, …

10 things secondary teachers need to know about the new primary English curriculum

This list, although aimed at secondary English teachers, may well be of use to primary colleagues and others. Let me state from the off that I’m not …

PBS LearningMedia Provides Some Great Educational Resources for Teachers

August, 2015<br>PBS LearningMedia is provides teachers with a variety of educational resources and professional development opportunities to help enhance …

Different Solutions

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Privacy

30 Really Smart Summer Parenting Hacks

Your mind is the most powerful tool you have for the creation of good in your life, but if not <i>used</i> correctly, can also be the most destructive force …

Some Great Lesson Plan Tools for Teachers

Pick a tasteful color palette here to give your materials a creative polish.<p>Find images, videos, audio, docs, and other digital materials with the …

ASCD EDge: A Professional Networking Community for Educators

Discontinuation Notice<p>The ASCD EDge® online community closed on July 1, 2018.<p>If you have arrived at this page through a link to one of these URLs, …

How To Be More Innovative in 21st Century Learning

Today’s college students may benefit from an exciting array of subjects to study. But they seem to miss the most important education of all: how to …

Free Crochet Pattern: Sturdy Market Tote

One of my favorite, favorite things about summer is hitting up the farmer’s market. For me, it’s not only about the fresh, local produce, it’s about …

Crochet

Announcing a New Writing Contest (Over $400 in Prizes)

by Joe BuntingToday, I’m thrilled to announce The Write Practice Writing Contest, our first official writing contest in over two years.But first let …

Creative Writing