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Colonial America Natural Resources--Magnetic and Flannel Board Materials

I love flannel and magnetic board materials.  I’ve used them for LOTS of things.  Here’s a set of Magnetic Flannel Board resources used by the early American colonists.  330 more words

Thematic Teaching

Long weekend

An afternoon with Lady Grey (tea) will make the greys go away.

If you’ve had a rough weekend, keep your head up. :)


Chilled Bones - Spring Fever

I am finding this weather to be intolerable. In fact I am quite put off by it as are many other people I know. I keep thinking of the garden and making plans, but this cruel weather persists. 619 more words


The Auxin Receptor(s).

A few weeks ago, I wrote about auxin. And how auxin signaling works. As promised in my last post, I’m going to tell the story of identifying the auxin receptor and a recent development in the story. 1,724 more words

Plant Biology

Peg's Picks: Books on Edible Gardening in the Washington DC Metro Area

A colleague asked if I could recommend books related to edible gardening. I quickly replied that I have a Books Page on my site but afterwards realized that those books are about gardening in general but specific to the Virginia, Maryland, Washington DC area. 640 more words


Back to Boyle

I went to Boyle yesterday for the Bank of Ireland expo. On the way I managed to stop and take a photo of the waterfall that is along the N4. 560 more words