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Make Your Own Braided Rug

I've wanted to make rugs for as long as I can remember. Even in high school I want to make my own home decor. Rugs are a little intimidating because …

Vintage Revivals

I am so IN LOVE with today’s project I want to lick my wall. Remember last week when we chatted about overcoming a major project/idea fail? This post …

The Latest in Photo App Hacks -- An App That Teaches Your Cat Photography & More!

Late at night, we slide on our headphones and furiously type a succession of zeros and ones. It's by the end of the first Prodigy track that we …

Hacking

NCSCOS ELA Resources

Applied Educational Systems | Common Core Standards

Welcome to Change the Equation | Change the Equation

Change the Equation is taking a critical next step in our effort to strengthen STEM education. The corporate community is granting our game-changing …

Quilted Fabric

Friday, October 26, 2012<p>(Day 26 of a 31 Day Series)<p>To me this design looks like a quilt laying on a couch. Thus the name, quilted fabric. I love that …

Appliqué Like a Pro! Part 3/4 - Leaves, Stem, & Circles

Appliqué Like a Pro! Part 1/4 - Rectangles & Appliqué Basics

Using Quilting Panels with Precuts!

Make Three Totes / Purses With One Charm Pack!

Teaching Channel - high quality videos on Math, ELA and much more!

I just re-discovered the Teaching Channel, which has about 650 videos on a variety of topics, including 150 on Common Core. Search by subject, grade …

Common Core / Homepage

For full view, click play button and then click the icon in the bottom right hand corner<p><b>About this Video</b><p>This three-minute video explains how the …

ELLs are Everyone’s Kids: The Role of Collaboration in the CCSS

As I’ve been attending meetings in Washington, DC (such as last week’s Alliance for Excellent Education CCSS ELL briefing and TESOL International …

No Tears for Tiers: Common Core Tiered Vocabulary Made Simple l Dr. Kimberly's Literacy Blog

<b>The Common Core State Standards place an importance on academic vocabulary.</b> In addition to developing an advanced vocabulary, the CCSS calls for …