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|Goldfinch Painting & Book - Masterpieces?|
Camille Gizzarelli, BellaOnline's Art Appreciation Editor
Carel Fabritius’ 1654 painting is undoubtedly a gem, but is Donna Tartt’s book by the same name a literary masterpiece?
|Lacaille's skies – Arts|
Mona Evans, BellaOnline's Astronomy Editor
Much of the southern sky wasn't visible to the ancient Mediterranean civilizations. Instead of representing the ancient myths, the constellations were invented long afterwards by European explorers and astronomers. Some of Abbe Lacaille's inventions are tributes to the arts.
|Baby Boomers - Teaching Adults|
Patricia Pedraza-Nafziger, BellaOnline's Distance Learning Editor
Baby boomers were born between 1946 and 1964 and adopted their name because more babies were born in the year 1946 than ever before. This was a result of couples postponing marriage and childbirth during the Great Depression and World War II.
|What to do if you do not get into graduate school|
Nicole Amos, BellaOnline's Graduate School Editor
If you have applied to graduate school and did not get in you might be feeling not only disappointed, but also lost as to what to do next. Don’t give up! Explore the possible reasons why you were not accepted and then you can plot a course to move forward.
|The Intent of the Carpetbagger|
Rebecca Graf, BellaOnline's History Editor
The world had changed for the South. Overall life as it had been was over. A new world awaited Southerners whether they liked it or not with the main areas being politics, economics, and social aspects. Carpetbaggers arriving showed how dramatically life in the south was going to change.
|Increasing Learning with Disabilities|
Celestine A. Jones, BellaOnline's Learning Disabilities Editor
Students with learning disabilities have the ability to learn. They just learn differently. Student learning can be increased by simple cause and effect strategies.
Beverly Mackie, BellaOnline's Math Editor
Long and short car trips require games and activities to keep little ones happy. Here are few to add to your bag of tricks.
|Building Exhibition Panels|
Kim Kenney, BellaOnline's Museums Editor
There are many ways to construct exhibition panels in-house for temporary exhibits. Here are three options to consider in your museum.
|The Importance of Subitizing|
Amy Tradewell, BellaOnline's Preschool Education Editor
Subitizing is being able to automatically identify the quantity of a set of objects without actually counting the objects. This is a very important skill in terms of number sense.
|Homework, Soccer, and Meaningful Reform|
Maeve Maddox, BellaOnline's School Reform Editor
The only meaningful school reform will address the reality that not every child wants to be a brain surgeon: public school instruction should be adapted to the needs of two very different types of student: the academic-oriented and the nonacademic-oriented.
|Site of the month. www.ver-taal.com|
Angeles Fernández, BellaOnline's Spanish Language Editor
Free Spanish resources. www.ver-taal.com offers lots of free Spanish language exercises.
|Preparing for Success with Tourette's Syndrome|
Celestine A. Jones, BellaOnline's Special Education Editor
Students with Other Health Impairments can achieve success in school. Tourette's Syndrome can have an effect on student performance. A few simple strategies can decrease stress and increase a positive outcome in the classroom.
|September Gospel Study|
Brenda Emmett, BellaOnline's Teaching LDS Editor
Are you looking for ideas for Family Home Evening? Here are some ideas to inspire you for the month of September.
E D I T O R R E C O M M E N D E D |
Math Board Game - Addition - Subtraction - Time
The two-sided game board reinforces addition and telling time on one side and the other side is for the subtraction game. Each game has its own deck of cards, simple to follow instruction sheet, and offers variations for different learning levels, one on one, and team play.
Highly recommended product, if you really want to improve your Spanish. While watching the video you have the option to read, in subtitles, the words in Spanish and, if you also chose it, you can read the translation (in English) for it. Simply... ˇGenial!
Visual Link Spanish
Spanish language, interactive lessons. You can try 11 lessons for free. I´ve been recommending this course for several years, as I find it very intuitive.