Zombies Love Brains Preview


Zombies Love Brains I'm so happy to share this preview image of the latest book I've illustrated: Zombies Love Brains! Written by Colin M Drysdale, Zombies Love Brains has been an incredibly interesting project to work on. I've been doing the illustrations over [...]



NoRedInk NoRedInk is an interesting service that can be a lot of help for teachers. This is especially true if you find yourself in a situation like I have. Because, I have to admit to being swamped by students' writing [...]

Zombie Stickers on Line


Zombie Stickers on Line If you use the popular communication platform Line, you definitely want these fun, Zombie-themed stickers. Just click any of the images below and off you'll go to the land of the dead with Zombie Mike's hilarious walkers. The [...]

Planet Money


Planet Money Planet Money is an amazing podcast on NPR. And you don't have to work in finance to appreciate it. In fact, you don't even have to be very good with money to reap the benefits. Unfortunately some of my international [...]



Quizlet Quizlet is an AWESOME little app I downloaded a while back but didn't use much. Recently my friend Valeria (such a cool name) reminded me about it so I checked it out. And I have to say it's now one [...]

Ten Tips to Remember New Words


Ten Tips to Remember New Words No tip trick or method is ever going to work unless you put in the work to make it effective for you. That being said, here are some techniques that can work for most people [...]

Good Study Habits


Good study habits Good study habits do more for learning in any situation than any fancy app, worksheet or trick that's out there. It works for everything. If you want results you have to be consistent and apply yourself to [...]

Student Levels


Student Levels Student levels shouldn't be particularly difficult to assign. However, more often than not there is a fair amount of confusion surrounding assigning and explaining levels. So, I would love your feedback on this. As a mental exercise I found it [...]

The Memory Palace


The Memory Palace Memory Palace is an amazing monthly podcast I came across recently. It's been around for a few years, so I started with the very earliest episodes. They are simply brilliant, in part because of their brevity. Many of the early [...]

Vocabulary Spelling City


Vocabulary Spelling City Vocabulary Spelling City is a fun app I found through the website of the same name. You can check it out here: Spelling City. The app is free and easy to use and only takes a minute [...]