31 8 / 2014

positivelypersistentteach:

ughjxnna:

OH MY GOD THIS CARD

I feel like this is a card postsfromthemrs would buy.

31 8 / 2014

30 8 / 2014

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24 8 / 2014

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21 8 / 2014

20 8 / 2014

siphotos:

Thirteen-year-old sensation Mo’ne Davis, who plays for Philadelphia’s Taney Dragons, has become the first Little Leaguer to grace the national cover of Sports Illustrated. The 5-foot-4 inch, 111-pound eighth grader is not only taking the Little League World Series by storm, but also she has captured the nation’s attention. 
SI STAFF: More information on Mo’ne Davis cover GALLERY: View all of SI’s 2014 Covers 

siphotos:

Thirteen-year-old sensation Mo’ne Davis, who plays for Philadelphia’s Taney Dragons, has become the first Little Leaguer to grace the national cover of Sports Illustrated. The 5-foot-4 inch, 111-pound eighth grader is not only taking the Little League World Series by storm, but also she has captured the nation’s attention. 

SI STAFF: More information on Mo’ne Davis cover 
GALLERY: View all of SI’s 2014 Covers 

(via inothernews)

16 8 / 2014

allisonunsupervised:

I liked a little thing I made up for the first day of class. 

Partly inspired by the growth mindset posts that were going around #education last week, I was casting about for ways to introduce those ideas to some groups which didn’t make a whole lot of progress last year. This turns out to be kind of a step before that lesson, and I’m sure something similar has been presented a million times before, but I love the concrete visual and the way it addresses the self-defeating habits of many of my students. 

Turns out there are lots of clips of weightlifting grandmas on the internet, but I found this very short clip of a lady named Winifred Pristell deadlifting 262 pounds last year when she was 74. She has an eponymous website with a bio that explains how she came to weightlifting after a health scare in her sedentary, obese 40s.  I decided to use her story.

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16 8 / 2014

math-girl:

coloursinaflower:

teachercreatedmaterials:

Great sentence frames for students to use during discussions in class.
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It would be great to build these as a class and add to them through the year

Spent this week at a mathematical discussions PD, and I really want to make some sentence frames to put on my walls.

math-girl:

coloursinaflower:

teachercreatedmaterials:

Great sentence frames for students to use during discussions in class.

(via)

It would be great to build these as a class and add to them through the year

Spent this week at a mathematical discussions PD, and I really want to make some sentence frames to put on my walls.

16 8 / 2014

amazign:

djprincessk:

stop-hammerkind:

srsfunny:

Glass Blower: Sculpting A Horse From Molten Glass

WHAT

#this bitch just said let there be horse and there was

i thought this was a gif of a man fighting a giant angry slug

amazign:

djprincessk:

stop-hammerkind:

srsfunny:

Glass Blower: Sculpting A Horse From Molten Glass

WHAT

#this bitch just said let there be horse and there was

i thought this was a gif of a man fighting a giant angry slug

(via tpolisher)

16 8 / 2014

ughjxnna:

OH MY GOD THIS CARD

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