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Douglas at Christmas 1969 (Age 5)

I have long remembered this photo from my childhood but I realized I hadn’t seen it in a while. Thankfully, my sister found a collection from my mother while she was back in Ohio recently. This one turned up along with several others. I used … Continue reading

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How to Grow Sodium Chloride Crystals at Home via Crystalverse [Shared]

How to Grow Sodium Chloride Crystals at Home Sodium chloride, or table salt, has a cubic crystal structure. But the salt we use for cooking normally looks more like sand. Indeed, table salt is often used in kids’ experiments to … Continue reading

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As schools reopen, trauma-informed teaching might be more important than ever via Mashable [Shared]

As schools reopen, trauma-informed teaching might be more important than ever via Mashable Over the course of the 2018-19 school year, seven parents of students at McGee’s Crossroads Elementary School, which straddles farms and suburbs near Raleigh, N.C., died. Students … Continue reading

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Procedural butterfly generator via Boing Boing [Shared}

Procedural butterfly generator | Boing Boing Daniel Anderson created a procedural butterfly generator. Simply click the button for another adorable low-poly lepidopteran. A suggestion: my little son’s been collecting them with the iPhone screengrab tool. Let us download specimens! Read and … Continue reading

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Home School: Send Your Kids to Design School With Free Lessons From the Frank Lloyd Wright Virtual Classroom via Departures

  While we won’t call entertaining and educating kids stuck at home an easy task, we can at least say there are plenty of places stepping up to fill the virtual void. That includes museums offering virtual tours, destinations providing virtual views, … Continue reading

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Home School: Children’s Education Challenge Cards

Dyson engineers have designed these challenges specifically for children. Ideal for home or in the classroom, they encourage inquisitive young minds to get excited about engineering. Read Challenge Cards An interesting link found among my daily reading Related Posts: Home … Continue reading

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A bunch of Amazon kids shows are now free even if you’re not a Prime member via TechHive

Attention parents with school-aged kids who have way too much time on their hands: Amazon has opened up 40 of its most popular family shows to stream for free to all, meaning you don’t need to be a Prime member to enjoy … Continue reading

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FREE Audiobooks for kids (and adults) from Audible

No need to download or log in or anything. Click the book and start listening immediately! Maybe it’s time you finally read/listened to one of those classics, like Frankenstein, that you have always been meaning to read. — Douglas   … Continue reading

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Cherish These Vintage Book Art Cards and More From Douglas E. Welch Design and Photography [For Sale]

Cherish These Vintage Book Art Cards and More From Douglas E. Welch Design and Photography [For Sale] Also Includes totes, throw blankets, pillows, tops, tees, iPhone cases and much more! Available exclusively fromDouglasEWelch.com/shop/217   Greeting Card Features   Custom printed … Continue reading

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Diver at the California Science Center via My Instagram

Have you been to the California Science Center in Los Angeles? Other science centers? What was your favorite exhibit? Diver at the California Science Center Visiting with our Italian family. California Science Center Web Site — Follow Me on Instagram! … Continue reading

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20% OFF Everything Today! — Engine, Engine, Number Nine…Engine 3751 Tees, Totes, iPhone Cases, and more!

20% OFF Everything Today! Engine, Engine, Number Nine…Engine 3751 Tees, Totes, iPhone Cases, and more! Directly from my Instagram Photos Available exclusively fromDouglasEWelch.com/shop/115 See my entire catalogDouglasEWelch.com/shop/ Unisex T-Shirt Features  Plain color t-shirts are 100% Cotton, Heather Grey is 90% … Continue reading

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Hmmm…I think I recognize these people via Instagram

Hmmm…I think I recognize these people.  My sisters Donna and Denise and me in about 1966-67.  and Follow Me   Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook Related Posts: Douglas Portait in Toonpaint Event: All-day podcasting workshop at … Continue reading

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Build a Bristlebot That Moves without Electricity From Scientific American – Find a link on TechnologyIQ via Instagram [Photo]

Build a Bristlebot That Moves without Electricity From Scientific American – Find a link on TechnologyIQ – Follow my profile link. #technology #kids #project #bristlebot #learning #education #children via Instagram Follow me on Instagram Find more bristlebot info and parts … Continue reading

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