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Genetic Engineering Scenarios

CRISPR-Cpf1 is a genetic engineering enzyme (identified technically as an endonuclease) used in a new process where it is going to be simpler to deliver to the cells whose genes need modifying. 34 more words


Viet Nam

Life is different. I’ve exchanged ferry, dolmuş, and tram rides for a motorbike. I miss Turkey and the comfortable lifestyle I grew into. Change ain’t easy but it ain’t an option. 40 more words

The Vacations

The contemporary world in the art lesson - a content and language integrated lesson idea (CLIL)

I’ve written before on this blog about how I have worked contemporary issues around the theme of immigration into my art and culture lessons. Immigration as a social theme is one that has always been with us. 692 more words

Top 5 Friday: Graphic Novels

This week’s topic for Top 5 Friday is top graphic novels.

One problem.

I don’t think I’ve ever read a graphic novel, or at least I haven’t read one since I was in primary school. 458 more words

Top 5 Friday

Random Musings: Graphic novel reviews, Laika and The Arrival

On November 3, 1957, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik 2 into orbit with a single passenger on board— a small dog called Laika. She was the first living creature to venture into space. 708 more words

Homework for Thurs 8/10

Dear all,

Please make sure you complete the diary entry for next Thursday.  If you’re not sure what to do, please find guidance on the key points below. 93 more words


Close to the Wind by Jon Walter

Watching images of humans piling up on the borders and shores of Calais, Hungary and Greece these past few months I’ve struggled to communicate to my children the scale of the situation faced by these refugees. 805 more words

New Books