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Fun with Fonts

I really love font. I did a short lesson on Font with the 7th graders, see below. If you, too, love font and haven’t seen Helvetica, I highly recommend it. (I did not show it to my class as not … Continue reading

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Fun with Slides

We start out the year in Study Skills and Technology class by going over some very basic GoogleApps skills. In this lesson I wanted the kids to practice using Slides.

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Happy Birthday to Me!

Needless to say, this made my day…

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I’m not one to post back-to-back entries, I’m usually good for one a week but if you didn’t see the new ad for Chiptotle, take a couple of minutes and watch it. This is…

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Amazing things happen to those who compost

Amazing things can happen to those who compost! Check out this story my colleague forwarded to me– a woman found her long lost wedding ring growing on a carrot!! “The couple believe the ring fell into a sink back in … Continue reading

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The Compost Drive Begins

The last time I tried composting I failed miserably. I was living in Santa Cruz, California and the city offered reduced priced worm bins to residents. Within weeks of setting up the bin all of my cute little wrigglers were … Continue reading

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Watch that garden grow!

This year I had the great luck to be moved to the 7th floor of our beautiful campus, a room with a balcony & a great view: The balcony was ugly and unused. I’ve always wanted to have a garden.  … Continue reading

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