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Collaborative Reading: Building Successful Readers Together

>>Student: Jazmin feels like she’s going to get into a good college and–>>Crystal: Because we do collaborative reading, we are helping every scholar feel successful, regardless of the reading level.>>So who is it about? >>Student: Jazmin.>>Crystal: Being able to synthesize the big ideas, form opinions, and share those. Those are skills that any contributing citizen …

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My philosophy for a happy life | Sam Berns | TEDxMidAtlantic

My philosophy for a happy life | Sam Berns | TEDxMidAtlantic

Translator: Bob Prottas Reviewer: Ariana Bleau Lugo Hello everyone. I’m Sam, and I just turned 17. A few years ago, before my freshman year in High School, I wanted to play snare drum in the Foxboro High School Marching Band, and it was a dream that I just had to accomplish. But each snare drum …

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The Van Allen Belts Are Lethal, This Is How Astronauts Fly Through Them

There’s an invisible, magnetic force field surrounding our planet, protecting us from harmful solar wind that could annihilate Earth. But, this protective blanket is also a swirling ring full of deadly radiation. And to leave Earth’s atmosphere, astronauts have to pass through it. The Van Allen belts are rings of energetically charged particles that have …