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who invented instagramPaige White
Who invented snapchat?cate zoltowicz
who invented schoolali manis
how many pepole make baceballsNathan Rolf
How did earth startOlivia Johnson
Will there be robots instead of humans in the future?Riya Aneja
how does the human brain make a thoughtZach Leuthart
Who is the worlds most dangerous hackerAlyssa Henson is AWESOME
WHY DO PEOPLE DYE THEIR HAIRJo Dragon
how the universe was made?jose mojica
why do people get retnis pigmentosa?maria wheelock
who inspired scott cathwon to make the game five nights at freddy's?Javier Mayorga
who inspired scott cathwon to make the game five nights at freddy's?Rodrigo gurdian
were do crocodiles and aligators livemariandrea robelo
WHO INVENTED THE DABLiam Burke
Who made the alphabet?anna nicole
Why is the Earth RoundJuan Pablo Valle
What is the meaning of life?Liam Burke
how are casinosEduardo Gutirrez
HOW BIG IS DINASOUR EXCREMENTMarcelo Farinas
why is 6 the devils numberantonella velasquez
how does your brain workHanna Arnlod
why do we breathJavier Mayorga
What IS a black hole?Marquela Simpson
How many books are there on earth?Parvati Benz
why are cheetahs so fastHolly Foti
why do pepole smell their armpitBrian Contreras
How can you get 1,000,000,000 dollars from the bank if you had to trade it?Parvati Benz
What do birds poopBOY SON
How many stars are in the universe?Parvati Benz
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Books friends are the very best friends.Just a week ago, my good book friend introduced me to Patience Mason as Teri knows of my interest in ABC books, particularly when teaching classification as a rhetorical mode (a post for anot
Since it is raining outside today, I decided to go to one of my favorite resource sites to do a search for “rain” to see what I could find!The resources and ideas just flooded in …A few of them were the ones I expected …But some were so much more …Here are just a few of the many resources found when I searched
While I was attending the NCFL Conference, someone asked me if I knew the Wonder of the Day from Wonderopolis that day ….I had to sadly admit that I did not know …But I quickly found out:While in a 4th grade classroom today, I gave an instruction to students getting
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Can You Travel the World Without Leaving Home?
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How Do Streets Get Their Names?
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