Monthly Archives: June 2012

Empathizing with a river

On Wednesday, my blog got 76 hits on a post I wrote nearly two years ago, about the Zambezi River. My blog averages 60-70 hits a day during the school year and has been down to about 25 hits a … Continue reading

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Unexamined mnemonics are bad for you

I just saw a great five-minute video called Is Pluto A Planet? that explains how the word “planet” has evolved over time. What I found fascinating is that kids in the early 1800s learned the 11 planets: Like most people reading … Continue reading

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