In this space we’ll be uploading a series of interesting images or quotes, which we think are unusual, thought-provoking or just plain amazing. They can be used as starter activities to engage your students  – or just enjoy viewing them.

Make sure you let us know if you like them. If you have any suggestions you’d like us to add then please let us know.


Why isn’t evaporated milk a gas?

When you feel down, why do people ask what’s up?


“Accept challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory” ~ George S. Patton“Each problem that I solved became a rule, which served afterwards to solve other problems” ~  Rene Descartes“If you don’t like their rules, whose would you use?”
~ Charlie Brown“In the book of life, the answers aren’t in the back.”   ~ Charlie Brown

“Education’s purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.” ~ Malcolm S. Forbes

“Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.” ~ Denis Waitley Dr

“Tell me and I’ll forget. Show me, and I may not remember. Involve me, and I’ll understand.” ~ Native American Saying

“Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don’t recognise them.”   ~ Ann Landers

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

“The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives.”   ~ Robert Maynard Hutchins

“To me, education is a leading out of what is already there in the pupil’s soul.” ~ Muriel Spark

“There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.” ~ William Shakespeare

“It is our choices…that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” ~ J. K. Rowling

“Take the attitude of a student, never be too big to ask questions, never know too much to learn something new” ~ Og Mandino


"The red band signals a chemical reaction that follows fertilization. Inside the egg is the germ of a blue morpho, one of the world's largest butterflies, with a wingspan of five to eight inches."

Creative photos by Chema Madoz

Author Oleg Dmitriev

One response to “Insightful

  1. The photograph of the butterfly egg is amazing and actually prompted me to look for more information on the internet. Thanks for sharing.

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