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Explore the Moon's Phases

This self-paced activity lets students explore the phases of the moon. It is aligned to the CT grade 5 science curriculum.

Students can:

  • Use a slider to observe the moon as it transitions through its phases…
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What's your habit personality?

Gretchen Rubin—author of the bestselling book The Happiness Project—has turned her investigator’s eye to the “invisible architecture of everyday life” in her latest book, … 153 more words

Weight In Balance

Socrative Polling

An easy classroom polling solution which supports BYOD and mobile platforms, and doesn’t require student logins or accounts to use. www.socrative.com

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Did you know....

  • An estimated 200,000 of the 5 million Americans living with Alzheimer’s are under the age of 65. Many are in their 40s and 50s.
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Fog: It's Not Just a Weather Condition

I’m frequently asked, “how have you been” or “how are you feeling?” or “how was your day?” My most frequent response is a little foggy.” 335 more words


Ann Napoletan reblogged this on The Long and Winding Road... and commented:

A brilliant piece by Brian LeBlanc, who is living with young onset Alzheimer's. When I think back to my mom in terms of what Brian is describing, it all makes sense. The moments of clarity. The fog rolling in and out. Never knowing when it will come or go. Thank you, Brian, for helping us understand, because understanding makes us better caregivers.

What is campus sexual violence?

Preventing sexual violence on campus takes more than one department, office, club, team, administrator, professor, staff member, or student. It takes all of us, working together in big and small ways. 173 more words

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Long-Term Care: Extra Support When You Need It

The decision to place a loved one in a care facility is heart wrenching no matter the circumstances. When the time comes, we are filled with uncertainty, apprehension, and an overwhelming sense of guilt. 746 more words