Needle and ThREAD

Weekend Book Quotes

bookmark-2.jpgI think of life as a good book. The further you get into it, the more it begins to make sense. –Harold Kushner

Literature is my Utopia. Here I am not disenfranchised. No barrier of the senses shuts me out from the sweet, gracious discourses of my book friends. They talk to me without embarrassment or awkwardness. –Helen Keller

Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint. –Mark Twain

I am mortified to be told that, in the United States of America, the sale of a book can become a subject of inquiry, and of criminal inquiry too. –Thomas Jefferson

We shouldn’t teach great books; we should teach a love of reading. –B. F. Skinner

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  1. Why didn’t I have book marks like this one when I was teaching geometry????? My kids could have made them instead of scribbling in the margins of their notebooks when they got bored?????

  2. Hmmm…we need to talk. Can we design a project that could be used to teach geometry? Something that kids would have to use geometry to do, or that demonstrates a geometric concept. Certainly, lots of embroidery designs are “geometric,” but could a design be used to teach geometry?