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postheadericon How to Create Genius Hour in School

How to Create Genius Hour in School

As students become increasingly disengaged and apathetic toward school, a new movement is sweeping the educational front. CNN recently reported on “Genius Hour,” a concept taken from Google’s 20% time program where employees can spend approximately 20% of their time working on their own ideas and creations. Why so important? The educators who have implemented this program have found newly inspired and invigorated students, who are more curious and less concerned about trying something new and possibly failing. “I learned that sometimes you don’t have enough time for all the…

postheadericon How to Create a Study Notebook

How to Create a Study Notebook

Study notebooks are good to have when you need to make note of particular topics, sections or pages in your textbooks or other resources to study from. Follow the steps below to make a notebook like that. Steps 1 Find a ruled notebook. Preferably one that is college-ruled. You may choose to purchase a notebook that is made for 3 to 5 subjects, which is most recommended, or have a different colored notebook for each subject you have to study for. 2 Make each section of the book a different…

postheadericon How to Create a School Petition to Change a School Rule

How to Create a School Petition to Change a School Rule

If you think any school rule is really unfair or just plain stupid, then read the article below on how to figure out your little “principal problem” just by getting some friends to sign their name on a piece of paper! Steps 1 Make a professional list. To make a petition list that looks professional so the principals know you mean business what you should do is go on Microsoft Word and make a table that takes up your whole page (3 across and as much as you can down,…

postheadericon How to Create a Princess Theme Room

How to Create a Princess Theme Room

Every girl is a princess but many little girls want to feel like a Disney princess occasionally (or always!). One of the best way to do that is to have a ‘princess themed’ bedroom, since most people want their bedroom to truly reflect who they are. Remember to get your parent’s permission before re-designing your bedroom! And moreover, have fun! Steps 1 First you need to clean your room and/or remove all things unnecessary and/or things that you plan to replace (like a broken bed). 2 Work on the walls…

postheadericon How to Create a Memory Book of High School Years

How to Create a Memory Book of High School Years

The high school years are an important stage in many people’s lives, and the memories of high school will be precious for a long time. The most important thing is to remember every part of it and that the point of making a memory book of high school years. Steps 1 Take the camera every day with you if you are allowed. Otherwise take photos just outside the school grounds, or at field trips and dances. Take lots of pictures of places and objects of sentimental value (ex: the W.C.,…

postheadericon How to Create a Hot Compress for Acne Treatment and Skin Health

How to Create a Hot Compress for Acne Treatment and Skin Health

Three Methods:Making a Wet CompressUsing Other CompressesTreating your Face After the CompressCommunity Q&A Tried everything to get rid of your acne? A hot compress can be used to open your pores and get rid of dirt and excess oil that may be causing your acne. A hot compress helps to decrease inflammation and improve blood circulation to the area. Use your compress a few times a week to improve your skin. Steps Method 1 Making a Wet Compress 1 Wash your hands. Always wash your hands before touching your face….

postheadericon How to Create a Home Office for Teenagers

How to Create a Home Office for Teenagers

Do you have lots of homework? Do you need a place to come and relax at the end of the day? Are you fed up of using a hardback book as a ‘desk’ on your bed? Even as a teenager, you can create your own office for homework, gaming and creating. 1 Ask whoever looks after you. Always check with your parents/guardians if it is ok to make a racket for a small while. Make sure your room has at least 1 windows for ventilation (or 1 vent). Make sure…

postheadericon How to Create a High School Survival Kit (Girls)

How to Create a High School Survival Kit (Girls)

A good emergency kit can save you from a lot of trouble by providing you with the essentials in those must-have moments. You can keep the kit handy in your locker or carry it from class to class with you. Steps 1 Find a small, portable bag. You will need a bag that you can use to carry around all your supplies. Just make sure that it is a small bag that you can carry around to all your classes but big enough to fit all the things you will…

postheadericon How to Cover up Blackheads With Makeup

How to Cover up Blackheads With Makeup

We all know what it’s like to wake up on a (usually important) day with a face full of pimples and/or blackheads. Luckily, there’s a surefire way to mask those pesky pimples and get on with your day with full confidence. Steps 1 First, wash your face with a light cleanser, or at least splash with cold water. 2 Apply your moisturizer of choice. If you don’t use daily moisturizer, just skip this step. 3 Put on your liquid foundation, covering all the discolored areas on your face. 4 After…

postheadericon How to Cover School Books Using Biodegradable Materials

How to Cover School Books Using Biodegradable Materials

Three Methods:Paper CoveringsCloth CoveringsNaked BooksCommunity Q&A It may be quick and easy to slap a plastic book cover on your textbook. But this is an opportunity to use and re-purpose biodegradable materials this academic year. And, to boot, maybe show a little artistic flair. Steps Method 1 Paper Coverings 1 Select biodegradable paper. This is paper which will compost, recycle, or decompose in a landfill. In general, this paper will not have a shiny coating and no other materials such as plastic in it. Ideally, such papers are labelled. 2…