Black in Korea: The GIF Edition Spring time in Korea is that wonderful time of the year before Satan comes back to his summer home..and makes it unbearable for everybody …it’s also the time of year when black people re-emerge from our respective one rooms and officetels to do hoodrat things with our friends… …and it’s much needed to0 since winter this year lasted 8 months… Anyway… Dewey Decimal Classification System The Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC) system was conceived to accommodate the expansion and evolution of the body of human knowledge. That's why 23 unabridged print editions and 15 abridged editions over nearly 139 years, as well as multiple Web editions since 2000 have been published—to ensure that you have current tools to manage contemporary knowledge organization projects. The four-volume unabridged edition is published approximately every seven years, reflecting the time the Dewey editorial team needs to implement changes across the entire classification.
Reading from Scratch - Spelling Rules ENGLISH SPELLING RULES Short and Long Vowels 1. To spell a short vowel sound, only one letter is needed: at red it hot up 8 - The Story of Ferdinand by Leaf/Lawson As a person who is against physical and verbal violence in solving disputes, these ASL clips are posted here to thank to all "bulls" - soldiers all over the world who died fighting for peace. This story has powerful pacifist messages. Submit and live. Unusual Words Unusual Words A by no means exhaustive list of rare, obscure, strange and sometimes funny words and their meanings that only seem to crop up in crosswords and dictionaries. Words that are used so seldom, you wonder who invented them and why. Home ~ The Stories ~ Diversions ~ Links ~ Contact THRSTY ΞΛRS Colman Buckley Thrsty Ears is back with some proper house vibes to pump you up for the weekend. :-) Hailing from Ireland, 25 - year-old Colman Buckley is not a newcomer to the game. He started making music seven years ago. Since then, he has released some techno tracks under the moniker Dualtec and in the past three years under the name Dog Days, teamed up with his friend Ray Taff. But it is only more recently that he started producing his own sound:
Books That Will Induce Thinking Here is the list of books that will officially induce mindfucks, sorted alphabetically by author. Those authors in bold have been recommended by one or more people as being generally mindfucking - any books listed under their names are particularly odd. You're welcome to /msg me to make an addition to this list. And finally, although he's way down at the bottom, my personal recommendation is definitely Howard Zinn's A People's History of the United States, as it turns the ultimate mindfuck: inverting the world-view of our entire culture, and it is non-fiction. Phonics games Phonics games will help your child to practise sounding out words, which will help them to read. Initially, children will learn basic letter sounds, such as "c-a-t" for "cat". Later they will move on to sounds such as "th", "sh" and "ch", then "oo", "oa" and so on. Once they recognise a few basic letter sounds, they will be able to work out what a written word says for themselves, a skill which they will be very proud to show off!
Making Inferences & Problem of the Day FREEBIE Okay, I'll admit it, I'm a total blog stalker! There are just so many awesome ideas out there, and sometimes, I find myself at the computer for hours looking for new and fun ways to teach the same ole', same ole' standards. I truly believe my teaching has gotten better because of teacher blogs. I have been teaching 1st grade for 12 years, and sometimes you just need some NEW ideas! If teachers are good at anything, it's "borrowing".
English Definition & Synonyms An English monolingual dictionary is useful for understanding a word meaning - not only for native English speakers, but also for those who are learning English as a second language. Whether you are translating from English into your mother tongue or you simply don’t know what a word means, you can always count on our English dictionary, with its definitions of common words, technical terms and idioms, many of them added by our community members. See the latest user contributions to the English dictionary and add your own:
These ‘Color Thesaurus’ Charts Let You Correctly Name Any Color Imaginable Ingrid Sundberg, a writer and children’s book illustrator, created a very useful infographic chart for anyone struggling with color names. The writer says that she loves to collect words that can help give her stories variety and depth. Show Full Text The Lexile® Framework for Reading There is no direct correspondence between a specific Lexile measure and a specific grade level. Within any classroom or grade, there will be a range of readers and a range of reading materials. For example, in a fifth-grade classroom there will be some readers who are ahead of the typical reader (about 250L above) and some readers who are behind the typical reader (about 250L below).
The 28 best tools for choosing a colour scheme The web is absolutely chock-full of colour scheme tools that promise to help you reach colour nirvana. Not all tools are created the same, though, and many are no more than basic rip-offs of the more popular or useful offerings. So to make things easier, we've rounded up some of the best tools for choosing colour schemes available today. They'll help save you having to sort the wheat from the chaff and enter colour heaven... 01.
20 Spectacular Houses Featuring Green Roofs 44 Flares Twitter 18 Facebook 0 Google+ 11 Pin It Share 15 Email -- 44 Flares × Green roofs, often referred to as living roofs, are the roofs that are either partially or completely covered with vegetation planted over a waterproofing membrane. There are several advantages both of environmental and financial matter that come with having a green roof.They serve several purposes such as absorbing rainwater, providing insulation as well as lowering the air temperature. There are lots of inspiring projects featuring buildings that have green roofs and we have selected a few that might raise your interest in the matter. 1.