Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Service; Memories and TV; Simpsons

 photo DSC020622.jpgNew description of first thoughts on "Service," second on the right, Parvine Shahid:
http://sandradodd.com/service (addition to existing page)

Memories related to TV viewing, featuring writing by Karen James, instigated and reported by Ronnie Maier
http://sandradodd.com/t/memories (new page)

Philosophy, kids, banking, death, omnipotence and The Simpsons
http://sandradodd.com/strew/simpsons (page updated, cleaned up)

the photo is a link

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Make-Your-Own Thinking Sticks

I got tired of making Thinking Sticks and I can't ship them overseas anymore without crazy-high shipping costs. Until I get around to making online randomizers, I'm sharing the word lists and directions. You don't need to use sticks and sharpies; there are other options. Some suggestions are in his first link:

Instructions in English and in French

Here is an introduction with links at the bottom to lists in French, Dutch and German and four English lists: American, British, Canadian and Australian.

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Judgment, failure, self-regulation

These topics sound negative, as a group. Coincidence.
 photo TreebridgeJanine.jpg
Not new, but never announced, it seems. (And some recent additions.)

Failure (to get unschooling, to support or maintain it)

Nice new bit about self-regulation, from Sarah Carley Thompson, second from the bottom

Click the photo for lighter ideas.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Mindful of words; Support, "Free rein"

Word-art and a quote (me, from a post otherwise not worth saving) added here:

How support for change is better than support for people remaining the same (new, second item)

Some thoughts about "free rein" (not "free reign")

photo by Chrissy Florence, and it's a link