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Fav TEDeD talks for kids

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Did you know that TED talks has a website dedicated to teachers and education? Here are a few...

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Van Gogh and Math – TED-Ed video

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Van Gogh and Math – TED-Ed video

I came upon this fantastic video on TED-Ed explaining the connection between Vincent van Gogh’s Starry Night and Math….      What do you think? 

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A video to start your Monday!

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A video to start your Monday!

I came across this amazing animation short that’s a fun way to start your Monday. This short was created by students! Yes students! How fantastic is that! Here is the description from their website: “Make It Sound FAT” is a short film of end of study of a group of seven student ESIA 3D , Lyon, France. A young man is drawn by a tornado.  He finds himself above the clouds.  A cloud band plays to influence the weather.  After the conductor fell asleep, the young takes control, which disrupts the climate …   Their website has behind the scenes images of the animation process. Happy...

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Happy Back to School! – “Strange Wonderful” Video

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In honor of the first day back to school, here is a video by Stephanie Swart titled “Strange Wonderful” about a tiny monster day dreaming her way through the school day.  Here is a link to Stephanie’s website is www.stephanieswart.com Strange Wonderful from Stephanie Swart on Vimeo. How many of you day dream during your day? 

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#TBT – How Crayola Crayons Are Made

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#TBT – How Crayola Crayons Are Made

Revisit How Crayola Crayons are Made featuring this iconic video from Sesame Street’s 1981-1982 season.  

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The Emoji Among Us – Video

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What is an emoji you ask? An emoji is the “a small digital image or icon used to express an idea, emotion, etc., in electronic communication.” We have all used them…you know the little thumbs up you add at the end of your text message. The word “emoji” literally means picture (e) plus character (moji) and was originally found in Japan. The first emoji’s were designed in the late 1990’s by Shigetaka Kurita. Enjoy this fun video called “The Emoji Among Us” Emoji Among Us: The Documentary from Dissolve on Vimeo. Do you give this video an emoji “thumbs...

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