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Health, Fitness and Frustration

Does hard work pay off?

‘It will never happen for me’, ‘my body just doesn’t respond’, ‘I’ve tried everything ‘, ‘I just have bad genes’, ‘I’ll never look like that’ 436 more words


Tuesday Poem-Emily Dickinson

To Make A Prairie (1755)

To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee,
One clover, and a bee.
And revery.
The revery alone will do, 6 more words


Dorian Gray & The Fallacy of Hedonism

Oscar Wilde’s famous novel The Picture of Dorian Gray remains a literary classic that’s been adapted into numerous texts and films. Originally published by Wilde in 1890 during the English Victorian era,  742 more words


Learning Groups: Thinking, Pedagogical Documentation and Collaboration

For many years now, I have been interested in the essence of group encounters with children.  By this I mean, contexts of learning that are group based rather than individual encounters of learning.   1,647 more words

Early Childhood Education And Care

Aesthetic‐Usability Effect Products

Week One – Activity

Aesthetic-Usability Effect can be seen in everyday products. For example, the wrist watch; while the watch has a common attribute of telling time in easy motions of glancing at their wrist, when a design is more aesthetically pleasing the individual is willing to become better attached to the product and brand. 373 more words


Aesthetic-Usability Effect

Week One – Question One

The article Aesthetic-Usability Effect (Lidwell, Holden, & Butler, Aesthetic‐Usability Effect, 2003) is an informational document that educates the reader on how a well presented and aesthetically pleasing designs are often more accepted by the individual. 411 more words