Insightful

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.

QUESTIONS:

Why isn’t evaporated milk a gas?

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

QUOTES:

“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

IMAGES:


"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

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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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