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โ€œThere's no such thing as someone else's war; Your creature comforts aren't the only things worth fighting for; Youโ€ฆ
Sure, there is a lot of news I find overwhelming, but this makes me feel like I understand a new corner of the univโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซVenemous giant Sonoran centipede (Scolopendra heros) impaled on a barb to roast in the sun. Whoโ€™d do such a thing?โ€ฆ
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Its interesting that Finland can go to school only 5 hours per day and yet fit in 15 mins of recess every hour, butโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿซ this. ever have a day like this? Because I did. Every second of today felt like this.'s "extreme" new gun laws that all those armed extremists are protesting? -Background checks. -Limit on #โ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿซ @Walmart Yes! @o0DrIntrovert0o Reply and coffee, in any order. @teachsarahvand @DrPsyBuffy @girlziplocked I mean, thatโ€™s how I understand birth control to work, but... he didnโ€™tโ€ฆ @Mr_Andrew_Allen @thebiospace Iโ€™m okay with baby Jarjar... not baby Jabba @DrPsyBuffy @girlziplocked My doctor a few years ago actively discouraged me from getting an IUD because I havenโ€™tโ€ฆ
@PixScienceCo @marisabcrane American Kestrel - โ€œQuick and feisty, acrobatic and graceful, you are single-minded and determined. Yโ€ฆ got "You Are an American Kestrel!" on "What bird are you most like?". What about you?โ€ฆ morning. i would already like a hug
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซMight I suggest that, unless you know a decent sample size of children, you do not make generalizations that all kiโ€ฆ
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@thebiospace look whatโ€™s on sale at Walmart! family let me sleep in this morning. I repeat: ALL OF THEM (even the cats) LET ME SLEEP IN! And they started thโ€ฆ public #schools are NOT failing โ€” theyโ€™re struggling under reduced funding...Standardized testing is NOT an effโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซYep. And I tell them to be good, no parties, and that I love them.
I've gone from being labelled as an inadequate teacher to being told by HT "I love what you do", and "You can teachโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซYoungest, through tears, after Gandalf falls following the fight with Balrog, โ€œ*sniff* ... you fools.โ€ I had to remโ€ฆโ€™re going to have a busy weekend watching all these movies.Also, weโ€™re watching LotR and the youngest just looks me dead in the face and says, โ€œIs there a way to destroy theโ€ฆ wasnโ€™t too hot by the way. Theyโ€™re just a giant wimp.The little humans begged for HOURS to have hot chocolate. I hand them their mugs after dinner and the oldest says,โ€ฆ @PixScienceCo So glad my step kids were *mostly* past that stage when we met. ๐Ÿคฎ
Today in Cnidarian life cycles - the spectacular stages of moon jelly reproduction! Planula larvae โžก๏ธ Scyphistomaโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซEvery team is a reflection of its leader. Iโ€™ve been touched today and my heart is full.
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿซ @noscals Wait... huh?!
@PixScienceCo I think science is the correct answer. ๐ŸคฃWhat's one difference between assessing a Science and Engineering Practice (SEP) and assessing a skill? The reason students are using it.
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿซin an attempt to explain why one must fail to reject a null hypothesis if the calculated chi-square value is smalleโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซWhat idiot would think a hashtag like warrenisasnake would dissuade me from liking her? If anything now I want to kโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿซ @Blackmudpuppy Literally my exact thought when I saw this.
I believe, it is a very rare goldgaroo, often blending within a pack of retrievers, or wallabies
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซTeachers... I challenge you to not look at your phone the entire school day tomorrow. Then at the end of the dayโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซI wrote this thing and since I don't really have a platform I publish through anymore, it would be awfully helpfulโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿซ @moralesandbee Itโ€™s be interested to hear too!
I deeply hate writing sub plans for multiple days in a row. The third day of math lessons always says, "I dunno, maโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿซi have to take my stuffed fren sebastian. and my new stuffed fren koala. on our walks. or one of them will get jealโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซLife is good ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซToday we started electrostatics in class. I didnโ€™t know until recently that it is possible to charge table tennis bโ€ฆ
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@PixScienceCo People suck. Iโ€™m sorry but youโ€™ve gotta do what you need to do! Hope your semester gets off to a greaโ€ฆ Summit: A FREE online conference for teachers -
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซTeachers need to be paid more. That's it. That's the tweet.
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My dad asked if I wanted all his records when they were cleaning out storage, Umm, yes? I was hoping to find my broโ€ฆ @Thomas4192 @PixScienceCo This is my favorite to do!Ok, Twitter. I'm counting on you! Please help me share my art with the world! Retweet, like, leave a reply, whatevโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿซ @PixScienceCo I hate working with fruit flies, but they look so cool!
@PixScienceCo I love the colors on them. I was super impressed by how bright and detailed the stickers and print were!This thing has figured out how to Saturday... @MicroLatchy Also dog and I both have anxiety so whenever I'm pacing my apartment she follows me around like we're marching in a mโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซI consider page 2 of google results the dark web.
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซItโ€™s T-r-a-c-i. Not y. If it was y, my email address and signature would say Tracy. Alas, it says Traci. & cute #Tardigrade ๐Ÿ”ฌ #WaterBear ๐Ÿ’ง #MossPiglet ๐ŸŒฟ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซHEY SIRI CANCEL MY PLANS THIS WEEKEND
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Northwestern graduate moving closer to home after spending time abroad
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No one: Absolutely no one: Me: tacos are the powerhouse of the shell
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซWhat a year this week has been.
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿซ @thebiospace We had a convo with the girls last night about war when they heard stuff on the news. They were shockeโ€ฆ Alright the people have spoken and they want more cat genetics. So, I present to you all "Cat Coat Genetics 101:โ€ฆ
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Kids losing teeth is absolutely disgusting. In other news, there is a tooth in a ziploc in my house right now andโ€ฆ @Herndon4Learnin Youโ€™re the best. I miss teaching with you!๐Ÿ˜ญ๐Ÿ˜ญ๐Ÿ˜ญ you can donate to the Australian Red Cross, link in the thread. Send some love for our Australian frens
@teachsarahvand Yep. Another one I hear all the time (from ppl who havenโ€™t been in a public school in 15+ years) isโ€ฆ Man T-Rexes looked so cool Scientist: Nah actually they looked like giant idiot birds Me: Oh bummer. They weโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซIt is precisely because of the words of Jesus and my commitment to trying to emulate his character in the world, thโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿซ"I am still a Christianโ€”but I refuse to be one without Jesus." The Kind of Christian I Refuse to Beโ€ฆ school Iโ€™ve ever been in, as a student or a teacher, teaches these things. teachers and pre-service teachers: this is a phenomenal piece. Give it a read if you have time! #oklaed๐ŸŽ ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Bullet wants Chuba to stay.
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿซโ€Imagine that DNA had a diameter of 1 m. Then the complex that copies the DNA would be the size of a @FedEx truck.โ€ฆ
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@thebiospace @PixScienceCo Itโ€™s the first one I stuck on my MacBook when I got it last summer! I have it printed in my classroom too ๐ŸคฃThank you @PixScienceCo am IN. LOVE. with my new stickers from Pixelated Science. And of course Iโ€™ll always love my nathanwpylestrangeplaโ€ฆ Blown. #microbiome #brain
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซFolx all over my timeline who grew up Iranian-American or Iraqi-American talking about how UNSAFE they were made toโ€ฆ
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Wonder where greenhouse gases come from? Here are two plots I put together showing the major sources, and the diffโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซNeed a tip for starting back after the break? Donโ€™t start your conversations at work with, โ€œ _____days until the neโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซThis is me. Iโ€™m the one crying. ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ #teaching #teacherlife
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซIโ€™ve decided that I will never get back to my original weight. After all, 6 lbs 7 oz is hard to achieve these days.
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿซ @thebiospace Same. But the thought of setting an alarm again? Kind of makes me want to throw up. @thebiospace I got SUPER excited on our drive back from NM because I remembered I get to see my students in a few dโ€ฆ
How do you teach Ss to recycle plastic? This teacher had Ss 3D print connectors and assemble a giant buckeyball madโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿซ"If every teacher would treat assignments as the first draft, give feedback on that draft & let kids revise their wโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซPSA: if you, like me, are resolving to take care of yourself, allow me to suggest some motivating reads. These areโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿซ @PixScienceCo I just ordered a couple stickers and a print. I canโ€™t wait to get them!
Healthy teacher habits for the new year (decade)... 1 Get enough sleep, 7-8 hrs 2 Exercise (12k steps & at leastโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซThis week's holiday project inspired by the kids - I'm designing 3D printed snappable ion bricks to help students lโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซWhat's the coolest thing you've seen while classifying @GorongosaPark wildlife photos for @WildCamGNP? I thought myโ€ฆ
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The beauty of physics (gravity vs force tension) in pendulum motion
Retweeted by Traci Kay ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸซI reminded husband that @KingJames is 10 days younger than me. He said, โ€œyeah, we graduated the same year as him.โ€โ€ฆ a friend of mine. Be safe and smart tonight! #okwx @NEWS9
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