Flocabulary

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Photo credit: Flocabulary Cooking With Nouns is a sample of one of the hip-hop songs created to teach educational content. This is not the best representation of their work.¬† However, they also offer the following samples, which many of which are much better examples: How The Nervous System Works – Science Types of Rocks – […]

Conjunction Junction

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Photo credit: Disney Conjunction Junction is the iconic song that was once played in between Saturday morning cartoons. It focuses on the conjunctions and, but, & or. This clip also explains to viewers what conjunctions are used for. Photo credit: Philinter Education Center Grammer Bytes! has a good page with help for what coordinating conjunctions […]

Wonderful Writing Techniques

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Photo credit: Ted-Ed Kate Messner shares “How to Build a Fictional World“, on Ted-Ed, to help writer’s understand the rules that are required to suspend the audience’s sense of disbelief. Nalo Hopkinson describes “How to Write Descriptively“, on Ted-Ed, to help writers create an engaging world that reader’s can viscerally experience firsthand. Nadia Kalman teaches […]

Reading/Math Practice [Free 1 Month Trial]

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¬†Photo credit: AdaptedMind AdaptedMind has a site for kids to practice their 1st to 6th grade reading and math skills. A one month free trial is offered. Disclaimer: Be aware, that after the 1 month free trial, it is $9.90/month. Parents, if your kids love these games, then it can be a good value. However, […]