Ny Ani Smith

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5 Homemade Stain Removers That Actually Work

There's a reason the word "stain" rhymes with "pain." Even the most fastidious housekeepers dread dealing with stains, and top-of-the-line stain …

8 Glorious Ways to Use Pizza Dough (Besides Making Pizza!)

Earlier this week Emma shared her tutorial for making what I think is the easiest pizza dough out there. Two pantry ingredients plus water, a few …

The real stuff of schooling: How to teach students to apply knowledge

Larry Ferlazzo is a veteran teacher of English and Social Studies at Luther Burbank High School in Sacramento, California. He has written seven books on education — including a few on student motivation, and writes extensively on education issues, including authoring a teacher advice blog for …

What Are Differences Between Project-Based, Problem-Based & Inquiry Learning?

This week's "question-of-the-week" is: What are the differences between Project-Based, Problem-Based and Inquiry Learning?

What the Heck Is Project-Based Learning?

So the elevator opens up, a guy walks in and out of the blue asks you, "What the heck <i>is</i> project-based learning anyway?" I don't know why he would ask …

Pedagogy

Using the Check and Line Method to Enhance Reading Comprehension

STUDENT OBJECTIVES<p>Students will<p>Complete assigned reading<br>• Relate prior knowledge to the reading<br>• Comprehend the reading<br>• Retain new information<p>Instruction …

Teaching

How The Activity Learning Theory Works

<b>How The Activity Learning Theory Works</b> by <b>Steve Wheeler</b>, Associate Professor, Plymouth Institute of EducationThis is number 8 in my series on learning …

Loading Homework Shows Diminishing Returns in Math and Science, Study Says

Homework improves students' math and science performance, up to a point. But many students may go over that point, a new study finds.

Schools 'failing to expel students who bully teachers' as verbal abuse in the classroom soars by a third

Schools must push for "zero tolerance" policies on teachers being bullied by students, a top schools union has said<p>Schools are failing to expel threatening pupils who bully teachers, a union has said, as a report showed verbal abuse in schools had risen by a third in just one year.<p>Eight in ten …

Education

The Top 50 Best Books for Teachers

There are a LOT of great books for teachers out there. Picking just fifty is no easy feat but we’ve done our best to cover the best books for …

22 Dark Spot Correctors For Every Budget

Home Work

After I got married I moved into my husband’s apartment, and now I’m in the midst of redecorating it. While on the hunt for a new rug and chairs—pieces to warm up the place—I was oddly inspired by the Proenza Schouler spring and pre-fall collections. The wide-legged gaucho pants, rich suede …

The Top 10 Skin-Perfecting BB and CC Creams

The right beauty balm for every skin concern.<p>Multitask your makeup and skincare regimen with tinted treatments that pack a powerful punch. Laced with potent ingredients to repair damage, reverse the clock and protect against pollution and the sun, these are the all-in-one beautifiers that you'll …

Skin Care

Batik Fabric from Crayons

Create beautiful, one-of-a-kind batik fabric using a surprising material: crayons! A fun project for kids of all ages.<p>Get the instructions for ––> …

Bottle Greenhouse and Other Creative DIY Greenhouse Ideas

If you’re like me, the first warm days of spring hit and you want to start planting. I’ve come up with some creative ways to get plants going faster …

Gardening

Lemon Cream Pie Bars

<i>I wrote this post as part of the Plugrá Butter Brigade. Thanks, Plugrá, for sponsoring this post and for making my favorite butter!</i><p>When I was little, …

These are easier than you think. And I give you some step by step photos to make it easier.

Easy Pad Thai Recipe - Cheater Version!

Easy Pad Thai Recipe – Cheater Version!<p>posted by<p>In this Easy Pad Thai Recipe:<p>Cheater sauce! Enchance store-bought pad thai sauce with fresh, …

French Toast

Classic Fried Chicken

Season the chicken generously with salt and black pepper; place on a baking sheet, cover loosely with plastic wrap and refrigerate 1 hour.<p>Mix the …

Barbecue Chicken with Mac and Cheese

Recipe courtesy of<p>From:<p>Total:40 minPrep:18 minCook:22 min<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories499 calorieTotal Fat18 gramsSaturated Fat9 …

Easy Teriyaki Chicken Recipe

Tip<p>How to Store Chicken<p>Raw or cooked chicken can be stored in a refrigerator for a few days, though it’s important to prevent raw chicken juices from …

Asian-Marinated Baked Chicken Recipe

Tip<p>How to Store Chicken<p>Raw or cooked chicken can be stored in a refrigerator for a few days, though it’s important to prevent raw chicken juices from …

Korean Grilled Chicken Recipe

Tip<p>How to Store Chicken<p>Raw or cooked chicken can be stored in a refrigerator for a few days, though it’s important to prevent raw chicken juices from …

Sandwiched: Fried Chicken and Honey Butter on Biscuit Sandwiches

More<p>Fried Chicken<p>Digging into the cluckin' awesome world of our favorite fried food.<p>To this day, the combination of Colonel Sanders' "11 Secret Herbs and Spices" and the fluffy biscuits with honey butter are pure ambrosia to me. The sight of Kentucky Fried Chicken's red-and-white striped bucket …

Easy Buffalo Wings Recipe

Tip<p>How to Store Wings<p>For wings, follow the same rules as any other type of poultry. Ensure that chicken remains in its original packaging (which …

Chicken-Fried Chicken and Pickled Pepper Sandwiches Recipe

1<p>Place the buttermilk in a large, shallow dish; set aside. Combine the flour, sugar, measured salt, paprika, measured pepper, baking powder, and …

Cooking

Slice-Baked Potatoes

When Marlboro Man, the kids, and I were in Colorado last month, we ordered Twice-Baked Potatoes one night. Instead of the traditional twice-baked …