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IST663 Module 7: If You Lecture, Make it Great

Wow, time has flown by and this is my last blog entry for Motivating 21st Century Learners. It’s been a lot more manageable than I thought! 1,003 more words


Review: The Cuckoo's Calling - Robert Galbraith / J.K. Rowling.

I can’t lie, I read this because it was in the Waterstones sale and curiosity got the better of me because it was J.K. Rowling behind it. 279 more words

Book Review

Reviewed: "Insurgent" by Veronica Roth

The benefit to waiting until a series of books is all released, and then shelling out the cash for a matching hardcover set, is that one doesn’t need to wait impatiently for the next book to be released. 485 more words


Ginny Potter Reports Live from the Quidditch World Cup

Pottermore has announced why they’ve decided to split The History of the Quidditch World Cup. In Part 2, Ginny Potter is reporting on the 2014 World Cup from the Patagonian Desert in South Africa! 66 more words

Harry Potter Universe

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 (2011)

Image courtesy of juliooliveiraa’s flickr stream. Copyright of CreativeCommons.

Budget: $250 million (shared with part 1)
Worldwide gross: $1,341,511,219

2011 saw the climatic ending to the Harry Potter film series,  Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 was eighth and final instalment and the second of two cinematic parts based on the novel by J.K. 342 more words

Award Winning Movies

"Live" Quidditch Report 4/16

From the offices of the Daily Prophet on Pottermore comes Live Quidditch! Ginny Weasley writes “live” reports of the match between Norway and Fiji. Although the match is unfortunately not real, Muggle Quidditch is a real thing having first started on the campus of Middlebury in Vermont. 18 more words

Books I'm Reading

I apologise for the lack of book related post yesterday! I had it all written up but forgot to schedule it… Oops! Here it is now for you though. 974 more words