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M is for Metaphor

Today we explore two words that appear at opposite ends of the language/reality spectrum but in fact have a great deal to do with each other and inform each other mutually. 758 more words


A for Asphyxiation

Hand embroidered work in progress today.


Play With Your Food!

Thanks to **Kim** for sharing this first amazing project where a dad (Tommy Perez) and his daughter (Zoë) explore typography, food, and the alphabet (see… 49 more words


Summer school, part I

As part of an occasional series, K and I will be responding artistically to a theme, loosely conceived. (See here for our previous project… 93 more words

Art And Design

Is recognizing patterns important for little kids?

I was working with a rising first grader over the weekend, using a hands-on parts-of-speech activity to help kids learn nouns, verbs, article adjectives, etc. The student’s job was to manipulate the parts of speech words over the appropriate words in printed sentences. 449 more words

Reading Readiness.

Gregg Daniels' Daughter Kaia Knows Her ABCs!

“… Now I know my ABCs… Next time won’t you sing with me?..”

Gregg Daniels and his wife, Dinara were teaching their 19 month old daughter, Kaia the alphabet song over the weekend. 131 more words


H is for Hermeneutics

You may know that I hail from an evangelical-charismatic background.  What you may not know is that I am continually challenged in conversations about the need to interpret our experiences and texts. 759 more words