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How does dark chocolate help stop heart disease?Andrew Dunlap
Could undertale exist?Alex Porter
who invented wordsKeyerra Lagasse
How do brains work?Alexa Hernandez
Filet spinnerMaria Holiday twinn
how many people are in the worldQuinn Leonard
Why is there more girls than boys?Allen Chen
Where and when where steel roller coasters madeDANA BENIT
Why is there waves in the oceanGreg Lach
Why do your eyes only see a specific color at a time and not all of them mixed together?Space Space
why do we only see rainbows after rain. .
Why can't you wear white after labor day?Lindsay Kinsky
how did people learn to create factories?Carly Krushinski
How do humans sleep with their eyes openLindsay Kinsky
why is the sky blueLindsay Kinsky
what was the first word madeLindsay Kinsky
What makes fidget spinners so addicting?Lindsay Kinsky
Why is the giant squid called the krakenColin O
why does quicksand make u sinkcarson clumpner
can i person die by just looking at the sun??gabrielle stephens
IS MINE CRAFT REALJACOB BARTOLOMEO
Who invented cars?Gabrielle Stephens
I wonder if I could get superpowersconner hildebrant
What is Undertale?triniti beach
how do plans flytriniti beach
when will zombies take over the earthbella boyd
What is the worst virus ever to exist?Makena L
What is the mummification prosess?Makena L
How did the humans come into existence?Makena L
hwo is faster mario or sonicMario The Amazing
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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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If you had a choice between chewing on a wad of tree sap, a mouthful of rubber bands or a stick of gum, which would you choose? If the answer seems obvious, you may be surprised. All three have more i...
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