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Divide and Conquer: 24 Wall Partitions

Hide exercise equipment, create a private reading nook, make a temporary spare bedroom, or give yourself a permanent extra room without hiring a contractor –– frick, is there anything a room divider can’t do? Well, probably, but let’s focus on what they do, what they do well, and the ones that do …

Have students roll a die to determine how they will show their math thinking. Nice. From the teacher blog Beyond Traditional Math: http://ow.ly/sf8jm

Theatre Seasons 2014

Australia’s theatre companies have dished up a smorgasbord for 2014. There are lashings of stars and classics, sex and comedy, music and …

Senioritis -- or an Opportunity for Growth?

The Genius in All of Us<p>Whether talking with seniors and staff at public high schools or greeting undergraduates in my college courses, the response …

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Recycled Wine Bottle Light - Wine Gift, Gift for Mom, Mothers Day Gift, Gift for Her, Wine Decor, Wine Bottle Lamp, Wine Bottle Decor

Lighted wine bottle lamps are a thoughtful and unique Mother's Day gift for any special woman in your life, or wine lover on your list, and make a beautiful accent to any room. Whether the lights are on or off, these lighted wine bottles add a gorgeous splash of class to any space. Perfect for any …

Women's Sewing Pattern for Outdoor Soft Soled Shoes Footwear PDF Pattern - Upcycled Recycled Repurposed INSTANT DOWNLOAD

Want to learn how to make beautiful shoes? Look no further! Pictures, explanations, tips, & tricks are all included in this fabulous pattern deal!!<p>One PDF pattern, with all 5 styles ALL INCLUDED. Three strap, Toe strap, One strap, Lace Up, and Basic Flat Styles all included.<p>DOWNLOAD INSTANTLY after …

Readers Theatre With Jan Brett

OVERVIEW<p>In this lesson, students in grades 1–2 interact with the book <i>Hedgie's Surprise</i> by Jan Brett and create a Readers Theatre that is performed …

Shakespeare

WORKSHEETS<p>Help students experience Illyria with performance-… Read more<p>WORKSHEETS<p>Introduce Romeo and Juliet to high school students… Read …

Barack Obama urges North Korea to end 'belligerent approach'

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Planning Story Characters Using Interactive Trading Cards

OVERVIEW<p>The boundaries of literacy are expanding to include many different popular culture texts. Finding classroom applications for these texts can …

Dance Is Like Thought: Helen Keller Visits Martha Graham’s Studio

From Craig Brown’s <b>Hello Goodbye Hello: A Circle of 101 Remarkable Meetings</b> (<i>public library</i>), which gave us that wonderful daisy chain of encounters between Rudyard Kipling, Mark Twain, and Helen Keller, comes another moving meeting of great spirits, this time between <b>Helen Keller</b>, iconic …

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Fractured Fairy Tales

Grades <b>2 – 4</b> | Lesson Plan | Standard Lesson<p>After examining recipes written based on students' favorite fairy tales, students research a recipe …

Teacher to Teacher Ideas in the Top Teaching Blog

Blog Post<p>Use these printables to help your students create quick, cute projects for Mother's Day guaranteed to bring a smile to any mom's face.<p>By …

A Photo Collection of Britain's Strangest Traditions

Mapping Characters Across Book Series

OVERVIEW<p>In this lesson, students are introduced to a character from a literature series. The class critically looks at the character and his or her …

Media Literacy: Examining the World of Television Teens

OVERVIEW<p>Students are immersed in popular culture. As educators, we have an opportunity to engage them in literacy activities that make use of this …

Mind Pictures: Strategies That Enhance Mental Imagery While Reading

OVERVIEW<p>In this lesson, a three-pronged approach is used to help students create mental images while reading. The first approach develops schemata …

Memories Matter: The Giver and Descriptive Writing Memoirs

OVERVIEW<p>In this lesson that tightly integrates personal writing, research, and thematic response to literature, students discuss the importance of …

Multimedia Responses to Content Area Topics Using Fact-"Faction"-Fiction

OVERVIEW<p>Young learners are very inquisitive and eager to learn about the world around them. One enjoyable way to do so is by reading books that blend …

Secret Teacher: we can't be outstanding every day, so why judge us on that?

Priorities. We don't always agree on them, we sometimes lose sight of them, we often get them wrong, but I think we can all agree on one thing – we …

The Orphanage Soundtrack

The Orphanage - One, Two, Three / Knock, Knock, Knock

London's secret spots mapped

For the past year, we've been asking London's smartest bloggers for their secret London tips. Below, we've brought together over one hundred of their …

Explore our map of secret London spots – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 5:30 pm, April 5, 2013 in Maps, Secret London<p>We’ve been collecting the favourite spots of London’s bloggerati for over a year, and we’ve …