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Conversation Portrait | Who Is Mark Twain?| LIVE from the NYPL

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If the Moon Were Only 1 Pixel - A tediously accurate map of the solar system

If the Moon Were Only 1 Pixel - A tediously accurate map of the solar system | Interesting stuff | Scoop.it
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Escritura en las aulas de Primaria y Secundaria

En este taller analizaremos la realidad de las aulas y ofreceremos estrategias para hacer de la lectura y la escritura actos lúdicos y gozosos. Dirigido por tanto a profesores de Educación Infantil, Primaria y Secundaria y a estudiantes de las diferentes disciplinas de formación del ...
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free online courses

Browse free online courses from the world’s leading universities supported by museums, libraries and cultural organisations.
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BookDrop

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A fantastic resource. Converts pdf files to mobi AND synchronizes your Dropbox folder to your Kindle. Great find.

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Paroles en l air (Palabras en el aire) Sylvain Vincendeau - YouTube

Film transmitido en el programa de Caloi (Caloi en su tinta)
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Silent movie. All levels. Try and think what's in the paper plane and/or write down your own message on the paper plane.

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Oktapodi (2007) - Oscar 2009 Animated Short Film - YouTube

http://www.oktapodi.com/ http://www.oktapodi.com/makingof/ How adorable are these octopi? In Oktapodi, these two cuties help each other escape the clutches o...
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Very short silent film. Take notes and try and re-tell the story of the octopuses with as many details as you can. (A2+)

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Riding Light --The universe at Warp 1

In our terrestrial view of things, the speed of light seems incredibly fast. But as soon as you view it against the vast distances of the universe, it's unfortunately…
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Tools for Teaching English

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Useful tools for English as a Second Language
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30 cortometrajes para educar en valores - Educación 3.0

30 cortometrajes para educar en valores - Educación 3.0 | Interesting stuff | Scoop.it
Selección cortometrajes para educar en valores en el aula y en casa.
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135 Free Philosophy eBooks

135 Free Philosophy eBooks | Interesting stuff | Scoop.it
This page features a growing list of Free Philosophy eBooks, presenting essential works by Aristotle, Hegel, Kant, Nietzsche, Wittgenstein and many other philosophers. You can generally read these texts on your Kindle, iPad & iPhone, or web browser.
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Las rayas y la puntuación de los diálogos - Néstor Belda

Las rayas y la puntuación de los diálogos - Néstor Belda | Interesting stuff | Scoop.it
7 normas básicas sobre sobre el uso de las rayas y la puntuación de los diálogos.
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Histography - Timeline of History

Histography - Timeline of History | Interesting stuff | Scoop.it
Histography is an interactive timeline that spans across 14 billion years of history, from the Big Bang to 2015
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7 reasons your diet isn't working

7 reasons your diet isn't working | Interesting stuff | Scoop.it
You’re saying no to the office feeders, resisting takeaways and eating kale, but the weight just isn’t shifting. So what are you doing wrong?
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Why the modern world is bad for your brain

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Multitasking is an essential skill in the era of email, text messages, Facebook and Twitter. But, argues neuroscientist Daniel J Levitin, it’s actually making us less efficient
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Voyelles antérieures et voyelles postérieures [illustration] - Espace de la francophonie et des sciences de l'éducation

Voyelles antérieures et voyelles postérieures [illustration] - Espace de la francophonie et des sciences de l'éducation | Interesting stuff | Scoop.it
F Les voyelles antérieures sont les voyelles dont le point d’articulation est situé sur la partie avant du palais. Ex. : [i], [e], [a], [y], [œ]… F Les voyelles postérieures sont les voyelles dont le point d’articulation est situé sur la partie arrière...
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12 cortos para trabajar la Violencia de Genero en el Aula - Inevery Crea

12 cortos para trabajar la Violencia de Genero en el Aula - Inevery Crea | Interesting stuff | Scoop.it
El próximo día 25 de Noviembre se celebra el día internacional contra la violencia de género, un problema ante el que no podemos cerrar los ojos desde nuestras aulas y sobre el que debemos trabajar con ahínco desde nuestras aulas para conseguir su...
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El Arbol Umdoni - YouTube

En el corazón de Sudáfrica, Nandi y su hija Mbali viven solas y trabajan muy duro en los campos. Un día, su rutina se verá interrumpida por algo que les camb...
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Rating attractiveness: Study finds consensus among men, not women

Rating attractiveness: Study finds consensus among men, not women | Interesting stuff | Scoop.it
Hot or not? Men agree on the answer. Women don't.

There is much more consensus among men about whom they find attractive than there is among women, according to a new study by Wake Forest University psychologist Dustin Wood.

The study, co-authored by Claudia Brumbaugh of Queens College, appears in the June issue of the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology.
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Resources for Learning About Empathy on Valentine's Day

Resources for Learning About Empathy on Valentine's Day | Interesting stuff | Scoop.it
Empathy is an important skill. In honor of Valentine's Day, Matt Davis has gathered a variety of great resources to help teachers bring lessons about compassion and caring into the classroom.
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Why Is The Dollar Sign A Letter S?

Why Is The Dollar Sign A Letter S? | Interesting stuff | Scoop.it
The letter S appears nowhere in the word "dollar", yet an S with a line through it ($) is unmistakably the dollar sign. But why an S?
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The Secret to Raising Smart Kids

The Secret to Raising Smart Kids | Interesting stuff | Scoop.it
HINT: Don't tell your kids that they are. More than three decades of research shows that a focus on “process”—not on intelligence or ability—is key to success in school and in life
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