Kristin Chase

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Top 20 Websites Spanish Teachers SHOULD know about! And USE! :)

This is my first experience “blogging” but I feel that there are many people out there doing the same and I wanted to become part of this …

Knowledge from the Blended Learning of Foreign Languages MOOC

By May 13, 2013 in Professional Development<p>I have now been following the LTMOOC for about three weeks. It is not what I expected, as it revolves …

Technology Tools to Use in the Foreign Language Classroom – Wordle

Now that you have set goals to integrate technology in the foreign language classroom (if not make sure you do, as that is the first step you should …

Comics in The Classrooms- Great Tools and Tips

Using comics in the classroom is a great way to get students engaged and increase their motivation. Now with web2.0, there are several web tools that …

Vialogue- Create Dialogues around Videos

Vialogue (Video + Dialogue ) is an online video with a group discussion feature. Vialogue allows users to interact with videos by adding time stamped …

Cheesy Cauliflower Sauce

One of the questions I’m frequently asked about following an oil-free diet is “What do I use on baked potatoes or steamed vegetables or grits if I …

Yogurt Vinaigrette with Honey and Basil

Blended fresh (or frozen) raspberries give this vinaigrette body so there’s no need for oil. Umeboshi vinegar, a Japanese condiment made with …

Virgin Sangria

Super Veggie Lentil Taco “Meat”

Related Recipes<p>Demi-glace is a classic French brown sauce with hundreds of uses. Leftover demi-glace can be spooned over egg or roasted-vegetable …

11 Fantastic Ideas for DIY Jewelry Organizers

Spring is officially here and you know what that means: time to break out the brightly-colored attire and its corresponding bling! If you’re anything …

40 Brilliant DIY Organization Hacks

How’s that spring cleaning going? Avoiding it in favor of two back-to-back brunches? Sounds familiar. But here’s the thing, you might already have the things you need to start getting organized. Here are 40 brilliant ways to repurpose, sort, store, and tidy, all in the name of organization.<p>1. …

How To: Make a Colorful and Modern Mudroom -- from Scratch!

Don't have a mudroom? No problem! Here's how to make one out of thin air (and some other materials, of course).<p>Give yourself about a day for this fun …

Six Space-Saving Kitchen Gadgets You'll Love

Space-saving in kitchens is imperative for many. Here are some gadgets that recently caught my eye that do just that. Now I’m wondering how I’ve …

How to Clean a Mattress

Staff Reviewed<p>You spend about a third of your life on your mattress, so this is one household item you should take careful steps to keep clean. …

Cleaning

DIY Storage Solutions for Your Everyday Clutter

Storage is a basic element in any home. Closets, shelves and furniture all combine to keep life’s daily necessities in tip-top order. But no matter …

How To Keep A Clean House - 20 Minutes A Day

When I first learned to clean my own place, I thought Saturday had to be an all day clean-a-thon. I didn't really have a concept of how to balance …

7 Ways to Become a Better Teacher This Summer

Summer break is a lot of things for teachers. It’s a needed and well-deserved respite from the classroom grind — no papers to grade, no calls from …

The Best Web 2.0 Applications For Education In 2013 – So Far

It’s that time of year again when I start posting mid-year “The Best….” lists. There are over 1,100 lists now. You can see them all here.<p>As usual, in …

Game-Based Learning Ideas from ISTE

SimCity Edu<p>We have all been awaiting the release of SimCity Edu, and you can now pilot it this summer in anticipation for use in the classroom this …

Play

<b>4. Easel.ly</b> is a fairly easy way to create an infographic, a visual depiction of information. The tool offers set themes that can be dragged onto a …

Lake Street Dive: A String Band With SoulFolk Alley

Imagine you're strolling down a dark and steamy alley. In the distance, you think you overhear Adele jamming with some combination of country and bluegrass pickers. As you round the corner and get a look at the band, you realize it's actually Lake Street Dive: singer Rachael Price, drummer Mike …

How-To: Strawberry Margarita Jell-o Shots

If you’re the kind of person who likes your strawberries with Jell-O, tequila, limes, and salt, then this is the tutorial for you (or if you’re the kind of person who just likes your Jell-O shots in sweet, little, edible vessels, then this tutorial is also for you).<p><b>More:</b><p>MAKE | How-To: Caramel Apple …

How-To: Homemade Strawberry Fruit Rollup

Relive your fruit snack-filled childhood with this handy tutorial from fifteen spatulas, which shows you how to make homemade strawberry fruit rollups from just three ingredients.<p>[via frickyeah1990s]<p><b>More:</b><p>MAKE | How-To: Dried Fruit Rolls<br>• MAKE | Recipe: Make Homemade Fruit Leather<br>• MAKE | How-To: Dry …

Homemade

Rice Paper Rolls With Red Curry Peanut Sauce | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

First, make the sauce. Just put all of the ingredients into a small blender and blend until smooth. Add a few tablespoons water if needed, to thin. …