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Dan's Rebus Collection (I made these)
Note:  I will put the answers at the bottom of this page.  One thing is that you need to know is that I have a very well equipped office at home.


Answers are here



Finding Binge Absolution in a Do-Si-Do

An funny audio essay on Girl Scout Cookies by Marc Acito
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=7608397

YouTube Videos
Expanding Table from Reclaimed Barn Wood
Geared Business Card
Business Card that turns into catapult
Penny Shooter Business Card (with ten penny magazine)
Sulfur HexaFloride Gas - opposite of Helium
Toilet Paper Launcher with Leaf Blower
Standing Waves using pendulums
Very cool marble machine

Hidden Compartments
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uAGYkc481KU
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M-KH7-3-6wc
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EeEk9Vkf-UQ


Cool Sites
http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2013/12/20/sunday-review/dialect-quiz-map.html?_r=0

Above is a New York Times link where you answer questions on how you refer to different items (sub, grinder, hogie, etc) and they then match you to a geographical region based on your answers.
 
Some cool science videos
http://www.sciencechannel.com/tv-shows/head-rush/




Answers to the Rebus Puzzles:

Christmas Rebus for my wife.pdf
     Here is your gift card to Barnes and Noble.  Look in the copier.
     Key terms - Ear, Island (minus Land), Oar, Gift, Barns, Noble, Look (says the boy),
                        Cop, Eyore

Term rebus.pdf
     The term is almost over, HooRay!
      Key terms -  Perm, Hiss, Ewe (female sheep), rover (Mars)

Time Rebus.pdf
     Well, my Junior Mints, time to be started.
      Key terms - Well, MI (abbreviation for Michigan), Junior Mints (a nickname for my
                         students), Time, Bee, Star, Teddy (-dy).  Grammar is off but it was my
                         first try and my students like it.

Wife's Year Rebus.pdf (given to her on her birthday)
     
Jennifer, I hope this year is a super good one.
       Key terms - Gin, Fur (fur tree), Eye, Hoe, Hiss, Ear,
Island (minus Land), Hay (A),
                         Soup, Rrrrr,  Good, (Good, Better, Best progression, One.

Snow Day Follow Up Rebus
         I do not want to startle all of you, but we need to move on.
          Key Terms: Eye, Doe (do), Knot, one + t, Tulips - Lips, Star + turtle - tur, You,
                            Butt, Whee!, Knee + d, To, Moo + V, On.