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“You are giving me such a headache.”

Today we talked about truth. How do we sift through the material we are flooded with on a daily basis and figure out what is the truth? What assumptions do we make in the judgment of truth? In light of … Continue reading

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“Fortunio”

A cut-out animation using old Japanese and Korean maps by Jerome Boulbes and Anne Viel.

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8th graders draw maps of the world

Today I asked my students to draw a map of the world from their memory. They needed to label as much as they could possibly remember but didn’t need to sign their names on the map. They were to work … Continue reading

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