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A Capella Science: Creative Science Delights

Do you teach high school science? Do you like a capella music? Do your students? How about parodies? Amazingly clever lyrics? If you like any of these you really need to see the YouTube channel A Cappella Science. 142 more words

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El Deafo

Bell, Cece. 2014. El Deafo. Colored by David Lasky. New York, NY: Abrams710209 ISBN 9781419

Plot Summary

Meningitis robs a 4 year old “rabbit” named Cece of her hearing, but it is powerless against her personality. 929 more words

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A fishy story

I had a last minute replacement this week, so armed with my trusty board pen I entered the arena and…

Firstly we had a good laugh drawing our picture to elicit vocabulary on the theme I’d chosen, in case you’re wondering the students were aged 14-15 years old. 177 more words

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Librarians as Teacher-Leaders

When talking about teaching and learning teachers do not immediately think about a school library. Most teachers see a library as just a place filled with shelves of books and a librarian as someone who is cataloguing, collecting and issuing books. 1,338 more words

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Earth and Beyond: Teaching Ideas

If you are having difficulty thinking of unique and fun ways to teach about Earth and space, this link will help you. There are a variety of resources that will assure you that you will teach this lesson perfectly. 75 more words

Positively Personalising the Present Perfect

An affirming way of practising the present perfect – as you can see students were first asked to write three of their achievements ( for some this was arriving on time in class!), they then asked questions to find each other’s achievements and reported back to the class. 25 more words

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101 Social Studies Websites for Teachers

Although the title of this may seem a little overwhelming, this site is actually one of the most organized and helpful websites for teachers who are looking for social studies lessons. 68 more words