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I'm a middle school teacher and science and books are two of my favorite things! (Chocolate and coffee are pretty high up on the list as well)

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Sunday, June 8, 2014

Man and Beast | The Moth

Man and Beast | The Moth:  Alan Rabinowitz - he was a young child whose terrible stutter prevented him from talking to anyone but animals.  As an adult, Alan's promise to an old jaguar in a zoo comes to life in the jungles of Belize.  Listen to his amazing story now on the Moth.

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MY HERO Teachers Room : Frequently asked questions about The MY HERO Project.

MY HERO Teachers Room : Frequently asked questions about The MY HERO Project.:  This link will bring you to a page with stories about many different people, animals and even some fictional characters from stories - that are all heroes.  You may recognize many of the names of heroes that other people have written about.  Who is your hero?

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The My Hero Project - Alan Rabinowitz

The My Hero Project - Alan Rabinowitz: Read more about Alan to learn why he is Luke Matthew's hero.  After reading this, consider submitting your own essay about someone you admire for their efforts to take care of the Earth!

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Belize Audubon Society

Belize Audubon Society:  Learn more about the Belize Jaguar Preserve that Alan Rabinowitz helped found!

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Alan Rabinowitz - Wild Eyes

As a child, Alan Rabinowitz could not speak because of his stutter - unless he was talking to animals. Listen to this amazing story of how a young boy's dream became a reality that changed the world.

Monday, June 2, 2014

Sister Ink | June 2014

Sister Ink | June 2014: "It’s time for hot summer reads. Whether you’re into witches, gargoyles, forbidden love, or just, ya know, saving the world, there’s something for you! If you only read one book this summer, make it We Were Liars by E. Lockhart. The New York Times Book Review calls it “a ticking time bomb of a novel.” Take a peek. But if anyone asks you how it ends, just LIE. "

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