Lisa Gold: Research Maven Twenty-First Century Informational Literacy: Integrating Research Techniques and Technology ReadWriteThink couldn't publish all of this great content without literacy experts to write and review for us. If you've got lessons plans, activities, or other ideas you'd like to contribute, we'd love to hear from you. More Find the latest in professional publications, learn new techniques and strategies, and find out how you can connect with other literacy professionals. More Teacher Resources by Grade Your students can save their work with Student Interactives. More Home › Classroom Resources › Lesson Plans Lesson Plan Overview Featured Resources From Theory to Practice This lesson incorporates graphic novels to help students expand their reading, writing, research, and technology skills. back to top Research Report: Informational Graphic Novel Rubric: This rubric provides an overview of the graphic novel research project in this lesson.Research Report: Self-Evaluation of Graphic Novel: This sheet encourages students to reflect on their final graphic novels.
The Pragmatic Programmer: From Journeyman to Master: Books: Andrew Hunt,David Thomas Slashdot: News for nerds, stuff that matters Medieval Sourcebook Update Information 2006: In 2006 the Internet Medieval Sourcebooks and associated sourcebooks are undergoing a major overhaul to remove bad links and add more documents. 2. This project is both very large and fairly old in Internet terms. 2. 3. Note: This site aims to present medieval sources. Sourcebook Contents The Internet Medieval Sourcebook is organized as three main index pages, with a number of supplementary documents. Selected Sources This is the main entry to the resources here. Full Text Sources Full texts of medieval sources arranged according to type. Saints' Lives Devoted to Ancient, Medieval and Byzantine hagiographical sources. Supplementary Documents Help! Search the Sourcebook Search the full texts of all the Sourcebook texts physically located on Fordham servers, at ORB, or selected ancient, late antique, and medieval text databases. Sourcebook Accessions A listing of primary sources in all parts of the site in order of accession. Internet Sourcebook: Multimedia
Dressember @ NISS 2013 Babyproofing Your Marriage Journalism Warning Labels & Tom Scott Contents Not Verified It seems a bit strange to me that the media carefully warn about and label any content that involves sex, violence or strong language — but there's no similar labelling system for, say, sloppy journalism and other questionable content. I figured it was time to fix that, so I made some stickers. I've been putting them on copies of the free papers that I find on the London Underground. You might want to as well. The articles these stickers are attached to are used strictly as an illustration: I'm not passing judgment on the specific articles or journalists. Let's start with the obvious one. I'm not sure how these newspapers would fill their pages without these. Oh yeah, that's what they use. The Daily Mail's attempt to classify everything as either 'causing' and 'curing' cancer is already well documented, but there are plenty of wacky medical claims in all the newspapers. ...and we all know what happens when you do this. Enough said, really. Make your own! For the UK
Dive Into HTML5 How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk (9780380811960): Adele Faber, Elaine Mazlish: Books The Future of Work: How the New Order of Business Will Shape Your Organization, Your Management Style and Your Life: Books: Thomas W. Malone Science & Nature - Horizon Differences between the sexes | The mismeasure of woman | Economist.com IN THE 1970s there was a fad for giving dolls to baby boys and fire-engines to baby girls. The idea was that differences in behaviour between the sexes were solely the result of upbringing: culture turned women into ironers, knitters and chatterboxes, and men into hammerers, drillers and silent types. Switching toys would put an end to sexual sorting. That boys and girls—and men and women—are programmed by evolution to behave differently from one another is now widely accepted. The sensitivity of the question was shown last year by a furore at Harvard University. Even as a proposition for discussion, this is unacceptable to some. Baby blues and pinks In the past, it was assumed that a female was simply a male with hormones, says Tracey Shors, a professor of neuroscience at Rutgers University. This wash of hormones creates an organ that generates typically boyish behaviour, such as rough-and-tumble play. Within a year of birth, boys and girls also prefer different toys. Just behave
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