Build a Civilization

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¬†Photo credit: Clarus Victoria Clarus Victoria has developed a series of games for people to explore how early communities developed. Pre-Civilization Bronze Age is a game where you make choices in how you grow your community. You assign jobs to people in order to collect resources, ensure defense, and build a wondrous structure. You will […]

Incredible 1 Minute Spelling Strategies

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In support of the British Dyslexia Association’s sponsored Spell for Dyslexia Awareness Week, Nessy has created a series of spelling strategies that will help all students spell better. Photo credit: Nessy Learning LLC Strategy #1 – Mnemonics The story “sam and i dance” help people spell the word “said”, which is a tough word to […]

Multiplication Patterns

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Photo credit: Nessy Learning LLC Nessy provides multiple strategies for remembering how to multiply by zero.   Photo credit: Nessy Learning LLC Nessy provides multiple strategies for remembering how to multiply by four.   Photo credit: Nessy Learning LLC Nessy provides multiple strategies for remembering how to multiply by six.   Photo credit: Nessy Learning […]