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A Tale of Ten Homeschoolers- Evaluation Week!

Our last week of “school” has finally arrived- for real! And a new-to-us car (okay, SUV) has also finally arrived today! This past couple of weeks have been the longest days of our lives. 967 more words


Lesson 22

This was a great last lesson to the term! There were some amazing book costumes from the class: Mathilda, Asterix, Hermione Granger, Janet from the Secret Seven, the mammouth from How to Wash a Wooly Mammouth…among others. 102 more words


VERBA™ Storytelling

VERBA is an Apples to Apples clone game for language learners designed by the great folks who brought us the Picturae database. Aside from playing the game as-is following original rules (during which I monitor groups and deliver CI by asking students about their choices, etc.), I now use the white noun cards during storyasking/storytelling (e.g. 154 more words

Teaching With Compelling CI

Boardgames in the News: What's all this about a Hasbro-Mattel Merger?

In what is the latest of a long line of merger and acquisitions stories, it seems that the really big boys are now getting in on the act:  according to… 534 more words


★★★★☆ Apples to Apples; a creative word game where everything is made up and the points don’t matter.

Buy this game if: you’re looking for a highly creative fun party/word game that gets everyone involved. 

This game stands out because the player interaction and the freedom to think creatively. 410 more words

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A few years ago, my friend Maria and I made up our very own dictionary. The last time we were together, we were reminiscing about this and ended up creating another one. 390 more words


Sunday Coffee Date [Thanksgiving Edition, #56]

Feed toast and coffee! MMMM

If we were having coffee this afternoon, I would say, “Happy Thanksgiving!” I went back to South Dakota and my sisters were home as well. 494 more words

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