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  • Open House at Destiny Dance Center
    Destiny Dance Center opens to the public during Christmas
    Have you been looking for a Ballet Studio with Christian perspectives? Would you like to enroll your daughter, son (yes, boys do take ballet, acro and tap for bodily coordination in athletics and other arenas), or a relative in an exercise...
  • Movie Reel
    5 important love lessons I learned from movies
    THE MOVIE: BRIDESMAIDSThe Lesson: Hitting rock bottom can be a good thing.In the hit film Bridesmaids, the protagonist Annie (Kristin Wig) is suffering through a hard time in her life while her best friend Lillian (Maya Rudolph) is happily engaged...
  • Three areas of differentiation
    What is differentiated instruction?
    As a teacher, you have to differentiate your instruction. This means taking the time to get to know your learners so you can create lessons that will connect with them individually.A teacher’s goal each day is to implement the best learning...
  • Life lessons from grandparents can lovingly remain for generations
    Life lessons from grandparents can lovingly remain for generations
    My grandparents realized I could do anything I wanted in life long before I knew. If you’re fortunate to have loving grandparents and wise enough to listen to them, there are plenty of lessons to learn.My maternal grandfather called these...
  • Buddha
    Recurrence causes pause for total awareness
    Have we ever wondered how our reoccurring circumstances, relationship similarities and challenges enter our lives without us really trying to find them again? By reviewing the state of our emotional body and examining the principles of "...
  • Lessons we learn from Leah in the Bible
    Lessons we learn from Leah in the Bible: Excellent for those who aren't loved
    Leah entered into a marriage with Jacob who didn't love her. Leah was the "trick" that Laban played on Jacob who had been a trickster himself. So Leah was married but was unloved. Jacob loved Rachel, his other wife, but she was...
  • The Common Core Writing Book K-5
    Book review: 'The Common Core Writing Book' by Gretchen Owocki
    If your budget allows for one professional book purchase this year, an investment in The Common Core Writing Book by Gretchen Owocki (2013) will give you a resource rich in common core writing content, writing craft, lesson management, and...
  • Ballet student
    Don't get stuck with the wrong dance teacher.
    In almost any discipline or classroom, finding the right teacher can mean the difference between igniting a student's passion or creating a burning desire to run. Naturally, this holds true in the dance studio -- maybe even more so, since it...
  • Basketball1
    Lasting lessons basketball taught me part one; an introduction
    Ken Jones my high school basketball coach was a true student and scholar of the game. In addition to teaching us as much as he could about the fundamentals of basketball, he was also interested in the psychology of sports and wanted to teach life...
  • The Olympics teach us life lessons
    Why We Love the Olympics and Sports Events
    I don’t give two hoots about most sports.However, I love that every few years so many people rally around their national teams for the Olympics, or even their favorite teams for an event like the SuperBowl, in such a huge way. The reason for...
  • Secrets For Revenge
    Secrets For Revenge
    It's not easy being a victim.When one has been victimized, it can lead to a path that many cannot handle.For young Milton, this could be the case.In English Ruler's "Secrets For Revenge," the precocious teen has hard choices to...
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    Piano lessons for profit
    If you love music and you know how to play the piano, this will be a great business to start. There is low cost involved to start. Many people, who play piano, usually have a piano. If you don’t, you can rent out a space in a music store and...
  • Poster on lds.org/youth
    New and exciting tools on lds.org
    Albuquerque social media sites are buzzing with excitement over the news of new tools on lds.org, the official website of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. New functions have been recently added to the 'Tools' section on the...
  • Excavation(s) II
    Explorations in Clay: An instructional art series
    Aspiring artists and those just out to learn something new can begin molding their own creations at the Casselberry Art House Explorations in Clay adult art classes.Instructor Richard Munster has a strong background in functional pottery which is...
  • 10 lessons kids can learn from dads
    10 lessons kids can learn from dads
    In many families, moms and dads balance one another, each offering different guidance to their kids. Moms are often more protective while dads often encourage kids to push the limits.President of the Love and Logic InstituteDr. Charles Fayfeels...