It’s Hot! It’s Not! It’s Hot (again)! The weather keeps changing, with predictable results. Welcome to the season of everyone sneezing on everyone else.
Working with a student today, on an essay about women in management, and how they are often treated differently than managers who happen to be men. This college student had never heard the this term: Glass Ceiling Therefore, we had to do a lot of background research for this paper and I came across some… Read More Boss vs Bossy
Many people find math difficult … but painful? Surprisingly, yes. (Img src: Shutterstock) The Public Library of Science journal PLOS One article title said it all. Read the article if you’re up for the ouchies. Surprisingly, brain scans show that ANTICIPATION hurts worse than doing the actual math. Math Anxiety Predicts Pain Network Activation in… Read More Tutor vs the Terror which is Math
What if zoos ordered – and rated – their animals from shipping companies? I personally would not use a bear as a fishing tool, but it the entire series is very creative.
What is pi? By definition, pi is the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. In other words, pi equals the circumference divided by the diameter (π = c/d). (https://www.livescience.com/29197-what-is-pi.html) What is pie? Delicious.
Want to improve your school’s overall grades? Just add 6 hours of music a week. “ But at Feversham, the headteacher, Naveed Idrees, has embedded music, drama and art into every part of the school day, with up to six hours of music a week for every child, and with remarkable results. Seven years ago… Read More Music for the Win
Happy Thanksgiving. Solution, huh? Don’t drink too much.
They are meeting in my computer lab. Very noisy with setting up Robot Wheels. Slinging Shakespeare quotes. “Whether it is better to suffer the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune…” “Cry havoc and let slip the hounds of war” “To be or not to be…” for three minutes, by heart. Color me impressed.
Today is Sunday, November 12, 2017, AKA 11-12-17. Tomorrow is…. wait for it… 11-13-17 A beautiful series of sequential prime numbers! Toot the horns, throw the confetti, set off the fireworks!