Lois Dalphinis

Where We Live

Since the emergence of civilization as we know it, humanity has used earthly resources.  In building homes and becoming settled, we have found ways to protect ourselves from forces of nature: I’m sure these forces may have seemed quite scary at times, like storms or even just cold winters….it’s natural.   As we developed I […]

Cyber Safety

An interactive infographic, covering 5 important topics: Cyberbullying Identity Theft Plagiarism Computer Viruses General Internet Safety

Taking Liberties

‘Explore issues such as detention without charge, monarchy versus republic, votes at 16, euthanasia and equality at work’, with this interactive from the British Library.

History of Life: as we know it

Citizenship

The Process of Learning

 

Paper Sizes

The dimensions of the A series paper sizes, as defined by ISO 216, are given in the table in both millimetres and inches (cm measurements can be obtained by dividing mm value by 10). The A Series paper size chart gives a visual explanation of how the sizes relate to each other – for example A5 […]

Giving Feedback

Positive Delivery of Feedback Supportive: Delivered in a non-threatening and encouraging manner. Direct: The focus of the feedback is clearly stated. Sensitive: Delivered with sensitivity to the needs of the other person. Considerate: Feedback is intended not to insult or demean. Descriptive: Focuses on behaviour that can be changed, rather than personality. Specific: Feedback is […]

Practice and improve your typing skills online

  Typing apps Typing Club : Master touch typing using this free game / educational program. Type Scout : A typewriter training app to improve your typing skills. Typing Test – Speed Hero : Find what’s your WPM (words per minute) speed, improve your typing skills and practice typing. Typing Word Game: Type the words you see […]

Slogans

The Strapline There are many ways to make a presence felt or remembered;  for example, in business or product design, having a catchy slogan or strapline can enable effective expression of what is unique or most important about your business. WHO PUTS STRAPLINES TOGETHER / WHAT IS THE PROCESS ? There is no real science to writing the great strapline. […]

Building for Inspiration