Kristi Wagner

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These Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes Are Basically Burritos—But Way Healthier

You'll never want to eat sweet potatoes any other way.<p>When I'm at a loss for what to make for dinner, I often turn to Southwestern flavors and …

Sweet Potatoes

Crock-Pot Brown Sugar & Balsamic–Glazed Pork Tenderloin

• 1 teaspoon ground sage<br>• 1/2 teaspoon salt<br>• 1/4 teaspoon pepper<br>• 1 clove garlic, crushed<br>• 1/2 cup water<br>• 2 pounds pork tenderloin<br>• 1/2 cup brown sugar<br>• 1 tablespoon cornstarch<br>• 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar<br>• 1/2 cup water<br>• 2 tablespoons soy sauce<p>Mix together the seasonings: sage, salt, pepper and garlic, and rub over the …

Recipes

10 Healthy Slow Cooker Recipes for Meal Prep — Recipes from The Kitchn

When you're meal prepping for the week, there's no need to do all the work. Let the slow cooker help you out and you'll be rewarded for your lack of …

Slow Cookers

How to Bullet Journal

10 Imaginative Scenes for Teaching Children to Visualize as They Read

Picturing what’s happening in a text while reading or listening — making “brain movies,” as some experts call it — is a cornerstone of reading …

What Type of Learner Are You? (Infographic)

From 'visual learners' to 'kinesthetic learners,' figure out what learning style best suits you.<p>Everyone has their own way of doing things, especially when it comes to absorbing new information. What might work for you won't for the person next to you. That’s why it’s important to understand your …

These secret Netflix codes unlock hidden show and movie categories

The recommended content on your Netflix account comes from a complicated algorithm analyzing your viewing history.<p>And unless you are sharing your …

Documentaries

10 Free Tech Tools & Websites Every Teacher Should Know About

Photograph courtesy MaxPixel. Public domain<p>Confession: I was a late tech adopter.<p>I didn’t own a computer until I was in college. I couldn’t record on …

The Best Nonfiction & Fiction Books About Immigration

<i>“What are the best fiction and nonfiction books about Immigration & the Immigration Experience?” We looked at 712 of the top books, aggregating and</i> …

17 New Authors of Color Writing Much-Needed Stories for Kids

I read a wide array of books with my children that includes everything from classics to new releases to nonfiction. I also aim to fill my children’s …

Writing

Let Me Teach You How I Quickly Made This Shark Week Collection!

With Shark Week here, I thought it would be fun to put together a Shark Week Collection in Destiny Discover.<p>Collections allow us to curate …

Genre Services | Follett

Genre flipping is an increasingly popular way to support literacy efforts and engage school library readers. Follett now supports genrefication.<p>If …

School Libraries

You Will LOVE Creating New Genre Signage For Your Library Too!

As you know, we have been having so much fun creating new library branding and signage using Buncee's new backgrounds, stickers, animations and more. …

Genrefication…Ready, Set, WAIT! Where Do I Start?!

After learning about genrefication and the effects it can have on student ease and circulation numbers, I was on board. Our circulation numbers have …

Books to Inspire Coding & Robotics

I have been running a Coding and Robotics Club at school for a couple of years now. I started with coding and last year picked up a large number of …

Web Tool Wednesday: Creative Book Trailer Ideas

Tom Spall 7:30 AM 5/10/17 , animoto , Book Trailers , creative , educreation , google , padlet , piktochart , powtoon , presentation , QR Codes , …

How To Cite Social Media In Scholarly Writing

<b>How To Cite Social Media In Research</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>Back in 2012, we shared <b>how to cite a tweet.</b><p>We followed that up with <b>how to cite an app.</b><p>So when …

20+ Online Art Classes to Take Your Creativity to New Heights This Week

School might be out for the summer, but that doesn’t mean you can’t learn something new. Creative online classes pick up where conventional schooling has left off by sharing helpful artistic approaches and tutorials on industry-standard software. Plus, new courses are being added all the time; this …

Using “Google Story Builder” To Encourage Students To Study English Over The Summer

I’ve previously posted some of the activities I’ll be doing with my class of Beginning ELLs over the last two weeks of school:<p>Today, I thought I’d …

Destiny Tips and Tricks For Librarians!

As librarians, we are always looking for little tips and tricks. One thing we might need help and advice with is our library management system, …

This template supports STEM teachers and librarians in working collaboratively to create lessons that build science practice and STEM inquiry skills in alignment with state and national science standards, and that address the Common Core literacy shifts around close reading and building textual evidence.

This template supports STEM teachers and librarians in working collaboratively to create lessons that build science practice and STEM inquiry skills …

A Snowy Time With Our First Graders.....eBooks, PebbleGo, Interactive Snowflake Creators, Art, and Great Fun!

The holidays have passed, we are into a new year, and right in the middle of a very cold, snowy winter.<p>It is the perfect time for my first grade …

How to start a book blog

When I was 13, I started up a little blog called The Book Addicted Girl, devoted to reviewing children’s and YA books. I really had no clue what I was doing: all I wanted was a place to gush about books I loved and, hopefully, to gush with some fellow book lovers. Creating The Book Addicted Girl is …

Book Trailer Resources

Digital Storytelling Wheel for Teachers

April 14, 2017 For those of you who haven't seen it yet, here is one of our popular visuals we published last year. Digital storytelling wheel …

Why Teachers & School Librarians Should Unite!

MS librarian Rachel Grover's favorite role is instructional partner, working with teachers across disciplines to extend and enhance the curriculum. …

Elementary, My Dear Mighty Girl: 25 Books Starring Mighty Girl Detectives

A Mighty Girl's top picks of mysteries starring Mighty Girl detectives for children and teens.From uncovering a mystery to the hunt for clues, from …

And Just How Does Rainbow Loom Fit Into The Library And School?

Every day I add one of these fun, bright colored bracelets to my collection.<p>They show up on my desk, get slipped into my hand when walking through …

7 Twitter Tips for Teachers

Reading Time: 5 minutes.Are you a teacher using Twitter? As a first blog on our new .co.uk domain, I thought it was best