Solar Eclipse: When the sun, moon, and earth line up, and the moon blocks the sun. Don’t look at the sun today. Look at some beautiful sky-scapes instead.
I’m giving blood, wanna come with? said my sister. See how she practically twisted my arm to force me. I most seriously hate the sensation of the needle piercing my skin. But. After one second, it stops hurting. And. I’ve been walking around smiling all day.
“I got to the end of 12 pages. I’m done writing, right?” Students sometimes need a little help with organizing their papers. Do the words say what Student meant to say? Are all the ideas about SubTopic A near each other, or are they mixed in with SubTopics B & C? If so, was that… Read More Student, did you read what you wrote?
Numerator: top number in a fraction Denominator: bottom number in a fraction Complementary Angle: 2 angles add up to make 90 degrees, or a squared corner. Acute angle: any angle less than 90 degrees.
I was asked to make a short video of fractions for a middle grade class. Fun! I used https://plotagoneducation.com/ for characters and scenery.
A completely different group of people has brought me the same sad news: The USA is becoming a not-good place to make babies. Maternal Mortality Is Rising in the U.S. As It Declines Elsewhere Deaths per 100,000 live births http://www.npr.org/2017/05/12/528098789/u-s-has-the-worst-rate-of-maternal-deaths-in-the-developed-world
Trigger Warning for talk of death. Babies are good. Dead mommies: not so good. The rate of Texas women who died from complications related to pregnancy doubled from 2010 to 2014, a new study has found, for an estimated maternal mortality rate that is unmatched in any other state and the rest of the developed… Read More Hey, Baby!