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Resourcing the curriculum - The Spanish Conquest of the Americas

“When the Spanish reached the valley of Mexico in 1519, they were amazed at what they saw.” – Wood, Tim. The Aztecs. London: Hamlyn, 1992. 595 more words

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The best answer

The internet has totally changed the way that we access facts, and the speed at which we can find them. It’s not even a challenge! Google can  often even give the answer without even having to click onto another website! 295 more words


Upcoming online course: "Working with Sources and Information"

I would like to announce that I will be teaching the following online workshop next month:

Working with Sources and Information

4 June–11 June 2016… 229 more words

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Third grade students guess April's Scientist of the Month!

Congratulations to the third grade students who correctly guessed April’s Scientist of the Month! The students have become increasingly independent throughout the year in their researching skills. 38 more words

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Space and Settlement in the Middle Ages conference, TCD

I’ll be presenting a paper on challenges often met during the conservation of medieval monuments and places at the seventh “Space and Settlement in the Middles Ages… 166 more words

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Exercises for students

This post is for students to (a) learn how to discern fact from fiction in all literature and (b) explore possible research topics.

(A) Fact or fiction? 769 more words

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Spotting Bad Science

Here is an interesting infographic for spotting bad science from science educational site Compound Interest.

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