Category: Teaching


Failing to Teach Failure

Here’s an interesting article on the power of failure from the website: I Won Science Fair with a Failed Project: The Skill of Presenting Failures. I’ve tried to teach my students to let...

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Beowulf Teaching Resources

The new Beowulf movie may not have been the cinematic classic you’d been hoping for, but it may get your students interested in the original Old English poem, so here are some teaching resources...

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Translate that Christmas Carol

For a fun Christmas/vocabulary activity try having your students translate these verbose Christmas carol titles back into their original form: Example: Soundless Nocturnal Timespan (answer: Silent Night) Move Hitherward the Entire Assembly of Those...