I’m 15 and Quarantined in Italy—You’d Be Surprised What I Miss
When his teachers told him school in Italy was canceled for a week, he was thrilled. Then a week became longer and then it became lockdown. A 15-year-old teenage boy describes what he misses most and what he’s learned about himself during this experience. #yourteenmag #pandemic #covidvirus #quarantine #virusanxiety #teensandcovid #teenisolation #boredteens
Learn how to estimate remaining daylight.
Determine the Remaining Daylight on Your Fingers Use this simple trick to measure the remaining daylight without a watch. Count the finger widths between the sun and the horizon. Each finger is equivalent to 15 minutes, with each hand totaling an hour. When the sun dips low enough that only two hands fit, it's time to search for a suitable campsite and assemble a shelter (if you're near the poles, the sun will hover over the horizon for a longer period of time)
Life hacks are yes, at this point kind of hack-y, but why comb through a stupid amount of Tumblr pages just to find the best ones when you can add to this list? Vote on these awesome life hacks and even weigh in on what you think are the best, newest, funniest, and most useful life hacks on the Int...
Achieving Goals By Promoting GRIT In Your Classroom
Achieving Goals By Promoting GRIT In Your Classroom. What Does It Mean to Have GRIT? How Can Teachers Promote GRIT With Their Students. This blog post features tips, activities, and strategies, that teachers can immediately share with students. Includes ideas for reflective writing, a collaborative poster, and a hands on approach to promoting a growth mindset. #GRIT #classroomtips #growthmindset #middleschool