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The Arrow-Shooting Slingshot: Y'Know, (DEFINITELY NOT) For Kids!

50 Things You Don't Need To Know  Definitely could've gone the rest of my life without reading the last one, but very interesting...ish

50 Things You Don't Need To Know Definitely could've gone the rest of my life without reading the last one, but very interesting...ish

from Teachers Pay Teachers

Literary Devices/Figurative Language Quiz

Literary devices (figurative language) QUIZ! Matching and multiple choice! Students must know definitions of the devices and be able to recognize examples of each literary device.

Three-time former National Spelling Bee participant Karla Miller challenges The Post newsroom to a spelling and vocabulary contest as the new rules this year require competitors to know definitions of words along with being able to spell them.

If you look up the definitions of the words in their titles, it is incredible. Knowing where they came from to where they went.

from She's Novel

Simplify Your Process Using Scrivener's Writing Tools

Did you know that Scrivener features several built-in tools that can simplify your writing process and make your limited writing time even more proficient? It's true! With other word processors, you're forced to open up the internet if you need to check the definition of a word or search for a piece of vital information. And once you have the browser open, there's no telling what other sites you might find yourself on. For me, the temptation to check social media or blog stats at…

from Kids Activities Blog

40+ Fun Christmas Treats

I know it is 100 degrees in south Texas but this made me smile...definitely plan to do this with the grandkids!