Perseverance for beginners


Cool wee video, and it’s true, I wish someone had told me this when I was starting out
And another version :


The original is here :

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Come for the commotion, stay for the emotion : Starred Up


Finally a movie worth seeing, especially as it stars Cookie from “Skins”!

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Nothing compares to Sinead O’Connor

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Academic English Learning Resources

http://www.ucd.ie/englishanddrama/undergraduatestudies/onlineresources/

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Personalised Learning

http://www.personalizelearning.com/2014/04/what-do-you-mean-by-personalization.html

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Toilets toilets toilets toilets toilets

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November 20th was World Toilet Day

Resources from the amazing Larry Ferlazzo : http://larryferlazzo.edublogs.org/2009/11/21/the-best-resources-for-learning-about-world-toilet-day-the-issue-of-public-sanitation-in-the-third-world/

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Close reading can be fun or awful

http://blogs.edweek.org/teachers/classroom_qa_with_larry_ferlazzo/2014/11/response_close_reading_can_be_fun_or_awful.html
http://blogs.edweek.org/teachers/classroom_qa_with_larry_ferlazzo/2014/11/response_close_reading_is_a_life_skill.html

http://blogs.edweek.org/teachers/classroom_qa_with_larry_ferlazzo/2014/11/response_teaching_close_reading_-_part_three.html

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