Curriculet Curriculet frees up my time outside of the classroom - no more collecting reading questions, trying to spot-check them, giving points for writing something down, whether or not they actually did the reading or understood it. - Jessica Rice, English Teacher at Summit Preparatory High School With Curriculet, I can not only change our reading instruction on a classroom level by flipping the instruction, but also influence reading instruction on a departmental level by encouraging the department to expand the curriculum: we can read MORE in less time with Curriculet. - Kate Baker, English teacher at Southern Regional high School I cannot WAIT to share this with my colleagues. This is going to revolutionize the way I can teach info texts, short stories, and excerpts from novels! - Morgan Toal, English teacher at Lakewood middle school
How To Access THE HIDDEN WIKI (Deep web, secret Internet) (Some of this was copied from BB.com, I'm just bringing it to TBN) For those who don't know, the deep web represents a gargantuan part of the internet which is not accessible through regular searches via google or other search engines. Searching on the Internet today can be compared to dragging a net across the surface of the ocean. While a great deal may be caught in the net, there is still a wealth of information that is deep, and therefore, missed. The reason is simple: Most of the Web's information is buried far down on dynamically generated sites, and standard search engines never find it. Here are some facts on The Deep Web:
10 Illusionary Flowers! Humans see faces in inanimate objects all the time, but these flowers take it to the next level… Nature is beautifully mind blowing! The Funny “Monkey Face Orchid” (Dracula Simia) The Hilarious “Naked Man Orchid” (Orchis Italica) The Crazy “Hooker’s Lips” (Psychotria Elata) 30+ Websites to Download Free Photos If you are a blogger looking for free photos to use in your blog posts or a designer looking for free photography to use in your designs, then check out the websites below and you will find the best free stock photos. All of the photos that you will find on the websites below are free to use for commercial purposes, without asking permission or they need attribution so make sure you check before you use a photo. If you enjoyed this post please subscribe. Unsplash
40 Super Smooth Fonts for Clean Web Design A few weeks ago, we have showed you some fresh and high class fonts. Sometimes, a web design should need a cleaner approach; it provides a clear presentation of content. Typography plays a major role in this type of design. But it needs a right selection of font for effective use of typographic element. If you are one of those who are struggling to find the right font for their clean designs, here are 40 of them that are both clean and beautiful.Museo Sans
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37 Ways to Tie a Scarf Hello there! Welcome to The Knot Library. Are you ready to knot, twist, tie, tuck, loop, braid, fold, and fluff with Scarves Dot Net? We compiled over 50 (and counting!) Pencil vs Camera: Incredible images mixing photography and pencil drawings must be seen many, many times to be believed Visual artist's dream-like pieces are intended to help people "forget their daily troubles" Ben Heine Innovative artwork that blends photography, pencil drawings, “imagination and reality” is wowing art aficionados both online and offline. Remarkably, Ben Heine was inspired to create the distinctive pieces - known by the collective title of ‘Pencil vs Camera’ - while writing a letter. Currently exhibiting his work at The Art Movement Gallery in London until June 17, Ben is quoted as explaining: “Reading my letter before putting it in the envelope, I saw in transparency the television behind the paper.
Free Downloads: Tons of Vintage Illustrations from the British Library I just stumbled across a link to the British Library's Flickr page, which has over a million (seemingly) copyright free images and illustrations available for browsing and download. The topics range from natural history and scientific illustrations to tons of guys with great looking facial hair... ... to historical branding... ... and plenty of great woodcut type and landscapes and, you know, stuff like this:
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How to Make Cinemagraphs — Still Photos that Move Like Movies Yup, that picture moves. Nope, you’re not going crazy! ‘Cause who said photos can only feature “still” life? The Top 100 Photography Blogs - Photography Colleges Learning the art of photography is exciting, especially because so many resources are available to beginner photographers online and off. Some of the best of these resources are blogs, and they highlight gear, techniques, inspiration, and more that can help you learn to be a better photographer. Read on to discover 100 of the best photography blogs out there. General For general interest photography, be sure to check out these blogs.