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To Boost Higher-Order Thinking, Try Curation

<b>Listen to this post as a podcast:</b><p><b>If no one has ever encouraged, pushed, or insisted that you build more higher-order thinking into your students’</b> …

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This one goes out to the online shopping addict who loves to return stuff.

Hi, my name is Jessica Wang and I have a bit of an online shopping problem.<p>It’s not that I buy too much, although that case can be made, but I …

Clothing

The Charlie Outlet Adds 9 USB Ports to Your Wall - Technabob

If there’s one thing most of us can use more of these days, it’s USB ports. After all, just about every rechargeable device made ends up connecting …

These are the best apps you've probably never heard of

Have you ever wondered what products or apps you’re missing out on? It’s easy to find the most popular ones in a particular category—but what about the hidden gems? One of Product Hunt’s community members David Spinks has the same question. So, he asked other users: <i>What’s one app you use a lot that</i> …

Apps

5 Ways for Students to Create Multimedia eBooks

Writing a multimedia ebook or magazine can be a good way for students to illustrate and or further explain portions of fiction and non-fiction …

Want to Raise Mentally Strong Kids? Do These 3 Things (Most Parents Don't Do Any of Them)

All kids have the ability to develop mental muscle. We just need to teach them how.<p>Challenges, hardship, and setbacks are inevitable. Teaching kids to build mental muscle helps them become resilient. It's also the key to helping them reach their greatest potential in life.<p>But, it's easy to get so …

Self-help

A downside to being popular in high school, study says

<b>(CNN) —</b> Rachel Narr wasn't popular in high school. She was no wears-pink-on-Wednesdays "Mean Girl." She wasn't the cheerleader who dated the quarterback.<p>But she said that she had strong friendships, and one exceptionally close comrade meant a lot to Narr during her teen years.<p>When it comes to that …

Psychology

Facebook ‘Messenger Kids’ lets under-13s chat with whom parents approve

For the first time, Facebook is opening up to children under age 13 with a privacy-focused app designed to neutralize child predator threats that plague youth-focused competitors like Snapchat. Rolling out today on iOS in the U.S., “Messenger Kids” lets parents download the app on their child’s …

Social Media

Google just launched three new photography apps

Part of the company’s new ‘Appsperiments’ program<p>Google just announced three new photography applications: Storyboard (Android only), Selfissimo! (iOS and Android), and Scrubbies (iOS only). The releases are part of a new “appsperiments<i>”</i> program that Google just launched.<p>The new program was …

The IFDISK Is a Versatile Flash Drive for Your iOS Devices - Technabob

Flash drives are a convenient way to store files and transfer them between computers. But moving data swiftly between laptops and Apple mobile …

Gear & Gadgets

These Classic Nintendo Consoles Play Thousands of Arcade and Other Systems' Games - Technabob

Do you love to play classic arcade games? Don’t have the space for a big arcade cabinet, or the time to futz about installing and configuring …

The Physiology Behind Generalized Anxiety Disorder

In a jittery episode of AsapSCIENCE, creators Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown explain via whiteboard animation, the physiology behind generalized …

Hack 'n' Slash

Hack ‘n’ Slash is a puzzle action game about hacking — reprogram object properties, hijack global variables, hack creature behavior, and even rewrite …

Voice & Motion Activated Stickers Are Perfect for Office Pranksters - Technabob

Too many of today’s pranks are cruel or downright mean. I prefer old school pranks, which are a bit more lighthearted, and not likely to end with you …

Pranks

Flyte Kids Luggage Scooter

Flyte is a combination of a compact piece of luggage, a pull along trolley case and a scooter. It easily folds out from a travel case into a fun rock …

Kindle Publishing

Publishing a Kindle Book<p>Writers have been waiting for this day for years: a self-publishing platform that is easy to use and lets them take their …

WRITING YOUR FIRST BOOK PART 2: THE FIRST SENTENCE | Sentences, Editor and Authors

There’s no denying that the first sentence in a novel is the toughest and makes you want to pull your hair out. Personally, I’m not a big fan of …

8 Foreshadowing Laws: How to Foreshadow Plot Right | Novels, Writer and Infographic

Pixar’s Rules Of writing - GREAT advice for any one taking a creative writing class or for someone trying to beat writer's block. | Writing | Pinterest | Story…

Pixar’s Rules Of writing - GREAT advice for any one taking a creative writing class or for someone trying to beat writer's block.

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Character Archetypes: Enriching your Novel's Cast | Characters, Learning and Prompts

Character archetypes share core truths about people's personalities, goals, fears and weaknesses. Learn how to use them well in your own fiction.

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It's impossible to figure out how to outline any one aspect of your story in isolation. Instead, learn 3 ways to "bob and weave" from one to the next.

HOW TO NAME YOUR CHARACTER | Graveyards, Character development writing and Character development

I once had someone tell me that naming a character is the hardest part of planning a novel. I can see that, definitely. We all should know how …

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13 Steps To Evil – How To Craft Superbad Villains Is HERE! | Female villains, Superbad and Craft

I know, I know. I can hear the groans of ‘about freaking time, Sacha. What took you so long? It’s not like you’ve been writing for 7 years straight, …

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HOW TO WRITE A PLOT OUTLINE | Creative writing, Outlines and Learning

Writing a plot outline for your novel is a super important, my friends. It’s the blueprint of your story and the overall driving force that your …

8 ½ Character Archetypes You Should Be Writing | Infographic, Characters and Novels

Character archetypes present important guidelines for creating a well-rounded cast that can provide optimum help for advancing your hero's journey.