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Postcards connecting the world - Postcrossing

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Learn Minecraft Hour of Code Grades 2+ | Blocks Moana: Wayfinding with Code 5 Movies That Accidentally Killed Innocent Characters There's a reliable economics to movie character deaths. If a heroic character is going out, you can bet it will be with plenty of slow-motion shots of his eyes looking to the heavens. Villains are more of a mixed bag. Top 5 Unexpected Plot Twists In Films (Warning: Spoilers!) To celebrate the release of THE PURGE, out on Blu-ray and DVD now, we take a look at the Top 5 Plot Twists we just didn’t see coming… Back in 1999, Hollywood Pictures brought us the physiological horror THE SIXTH SENSE. Starring Haley Joel Osment, Bruce Willis and Toni Collette, the film centres around a troubled, isolated boy, Cole, (Osment) who is able to see and talk to the dead, and an equally troubled child psychologist, Malcolm, (Willis) who tries to help him.

15 Best Brainstorming And Mind-Mapping Tech Tools For Every Creative Mind In order to be able to see a relationship between various ideas and information, we use mind mapping. This includes gathering thoughts, coming up with new ideas, project planning, and more to solve problems or have novel ideas. Today I compiled thea list of 15 mind-mapping tech tools that will help every creative mind be even more creative. If you like one particular tool I check out sites like Techradar, PCmag, Techriggs and CNET that have many insightful user reviews to get more information. 1. XMind

Two Browser-based Noise Meters That Show Students How Loudly They Speak Earlier this week on I featured an app called Too Noisy that shows students how loudly they are speaking. The app measures the volume of the noise in a room and displays a meter indicating whether or not the the room is too noisy. If you don't have an iPad, you can find the same basic features in the following browser-based tools. Bouncy Balls shows students the volume of the noise in your classroom by displaying a set of colorful bouncing balls. The higher the decibel level goes, the higher and more frequently the balls on the screen bounce. To use Bouncy Balls simply go to the website, click "begin bouncing," and then click the microphone icon to allow the site to access your computer's microphone.

Grab a cool username - random username generator The joy of random usernames! User accounts are ubiquitous these days - most of us have many, many user accounts spread across a lot of different sites. Next time you need to sign up, why not try for something other than jonno234 or bill533? Thinking of something original and fun can sometimes take a fair amount of thinking and imagination. 7 Disturbing Comics on DepressionRelationship Surgery The 7 comics below show how dark it can be inside the mind of a depression sufferer and the brave face they feel they have to put on day after day. The comics may be helpful to people who have a loved one suffering from depression and want to try to understand this devastating illness. 1.

The 30 Sexiest Gay Scenes In Film Whatever the catalysts that spark sexual reaction, we find them here, in the 30 sexiest gay film scenes—all of which, though wildly different, capture the raw and visceral experience of passion, leaving viewers feeling both deeply aroused and self-consciously voyeuristic. From the over-the-top hilarity of Wet Hot American Summer's gay romp to the pugnacious fervor that drives the titular anti-hero of Querelle; the quiet longing in Bent to the bacchanal hunger that destroys Caravaggio; the affirming naïveté of My Own Private Idaho to the boundary-pushing world-weariness of Edward II. It's all here, eager for your eyes, waiting for you to watch: 1.

Creative Ways to Connect with Others On Thursday, in this post, I shared different questions we can ask to connect with others (and ourselves). Today, I’m sharing a list of ideas about how we can create together — whether you’re creating with your child, spouse, best friend or anyone else. If you’re up for it, journal about your experiences creating and connecting.

The Maze Game – tekhnologic Svetlana Kandybovich from ELT-cation and Miguel Míguez from On the same page ELT have both written about mazes in the last few months. Svetlana wrote the post the a-maze-ing game, in which she describes using a maze as a low-prep activity to practice speaking and vocabulary. Miguel wrote pathways to accuracy, where he uses a maze to map out the lyrics of a song. As the students navigate through the maze, they learn lyrics and grammar structures related to a song.

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