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How to Photograph Snowflakes—With a Really Cheap Camera

A morning tip for today. And probably tomorrow, too.<p><b>Somehow,</b> Russian photographer Alexey Kljatov, whose Flickr is well worth your time, takes absolutely beautiful of snowflakes, a subject notoriously hard to capture. And he does it with a two-hundred-buck auto-zoom camera. Meaning that, yep, with a …

Metacognition: The Gift That Keeps Giving

Many teachers we know enjoy teaching students how to wield one of the most powerful thinking tools: <b>metacognition</b>, or the ability to think about your …

Pedagogy

On-the-Spot Scaffolding for Students

Just to be clear: Scaffolding a lesson and differentiating instruction are two different things. Scaffolding is breaking up the learning into chunks …

Pedagogy

24 Questions to Enhance Students Reflective and Critical Thinking Skills

August 31, 2014<br>Reflection is a fundamental skill from which is branched out all other thinking skills. Reflection is a form of meta-thinking, a …

Tons of Great Free Downloadable Classroom Posters and Educational Infographics

November 2, 2014<br>Looking for some very good resources for educational infographics and classroom posters? We got you covered. The Pinterest board of …

Is Homework Helpful? The 5 Questions Every Teacher Should Ask

The National PTA recommends 10–20 minutes of homework per night in the first grade, and an additional 10 minutes per grade level thereafter (i.e., 20 …

30 Techniques to Quiet a Noisy Class

• Focus their eyes on the speaker<br>• Be quiet<br>• Be still<br>• Empty their hands<br>• Listen.<p>There is also the "three fingers" version, which stands for stop, look, and …

Teaching

Photoshop Artist Creates Wacky Animal Hybrids that are Mostly Cute and Sometimes Terrifying

Photoshop artist and photographer Sarah DeRemer likes animals, but she doesn’t like them just the way they are. Sure, a seal is cute… and a pug is …

Ten Websites for Science Teachers

1) Understanding Science<p>UC Berkeley's Understanding Science website is a "must use" for all science teachers. It is a great resource for learning …

This Free App Uses Your Smartphone’s Camera to Do Your Math Homework for You

Your smartphone’s camera might fall short of the typical DSLR in just about every respect, but there is one thing it now do that not even your …

No, You Can’t Teach Your Baby To Read

This week, in a courtroom in Carlsbad, California, a battle is waging between science and belief. The government is pushing back against a company that claims to teach babies to read at 10 months.<p>First, some background. Media that purports to teach babies skills like reading and language are …

Using LEGO to Build Math Concepts

Alycia Zimmerman<br>Friday, December 27, 2013 <br>Here are some of the many ways that I use LEGO to boost engagement while introducing my students to a wide …

Candy Wrappers Arranged Neatly

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No, I will never tire of industrial spaces. When James van der Velden of BRICKS Amsterdam emailed to let me know he has completed a few new projects, …

30 Cozy Bedrooms You'll Want to Lounge in All Day

This Is the Most Expensive Listing in America

It's not located in New York City, San Francisco, or Los Angeles, but in Hillsboro Beach, Florida.<p>A lavish 60,500-square-foot mansion in Hillsboro Beach, Florida, which is located between Boca Raton and Fort Lauderdale, is on the market for a whopping $139 million. According to the <i>Wall Street</i> …

Your Favorite Rooms of the Week

See what's trending on Pinterest.<p>See what's popular on our Pinterest boards for the week of August 18, 2014. Follow us onPinterest for more decor inspiration.

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A Peek Inside Sarah Jessica Parker's Greenwich Village Townhouse

What does a stylish, spacious home in Greenwich Village go for these days? Well, if its current owners are the quintessential NYC family - Sarah …