An excellent piece from Boston Magazine by Scott Jones, the brilliant Chef de Cuisine at No. 9 Park and Ben Wolfe, a post-doctoral fellow at Harvard University (with an awesome passion for molds, cheese, fungi and salami). We've been lucky enough to have Ben in our classroom teaching about his area of expertise - always a treat! Classroom Teaching, Food, Ben Wolf, Harvard Universe, Awesome Passion, Post Doctors Fellows, Excel Piece, Boston Magazines, Fungi Amongi
I realize this is blue gill fungus, but it also looks like hat trim inspiration to me! Ruched underbrim of shibori-streaked silk, anyone?
Hygrocybe Miniata, commonly known as the Vermilion Waxcap. It is a cosmopolitan species, that is found worldwide ~ By Ken Beath
Assignment idea for teaching prepositions. Give kids an object (Lego piece or toy) and they have to go around and take photos of them in, behind, in front of etc different objects.
Frog life cycle puzzles - image from a blog post about teaching the butterfly, frog, chicken, and plant life cycles! Lots of ideas and links to online games and videos.