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Jackson-Via on the #HourOfCode map.

We are very excited to be participating in the 2014 Hour of Code!

Find us on the map:

and jvjackrabbit is now a curator of the… 18 more words


The One That Got Away

Thanksgiving doesn’t exist in China or New Zealand, so there are actually quite a few people I’ve forgotten to thank over the years. There’s my first English tutor who taught me everything from the five vowels to the correct pronounciation of “dog.” There’s my first crush who taught me how fucking sour humiliation tastes. 184 more words


Guest Post: Step-by-step drawing

Here’s our first guest post by Annick!

If you’re also interested in sharing your school art or craft projects, feel free to contact us and submit a guest post! 252 more words


Teaching Thanksgiving to the Taiwanese

How do you share a holiday that has a messed up origin story, but has many positive connotations today? That was the question I had to argue in my mind for the two weeks leading up to Thanksgiving. 284 more words


Talking about Ferguson to Japanese 4th graders

**Disclaimer: I did not start this discussion! Believe me, I tried and failed to stop these children.

**Disclaimer 2: Most of the questions and statements are translated sentences from myself and the JET, Japanese English Teacher, who worked with me. 1,069 more words

Real Happenings

[room 329] thankful turkey farm

Yesterday we had a short day at school. Since it was the day before Thanksgiving and the kids weren’t going to do a whole lot more than be crazy anyway, we talked about all the things and people that we are thankful for. 81 more words