Have you ever wondered what kind of spelling personality you have? The Scripps National Spelling Bee starts on May 24th and in celebration we’ve set up this quiz to help you know what spelling personality you have! Take the quiz to find out if you are a die-hard orthographic junkie or a non-conforming spelling individualist!
May 18 is Monroe County Museum in Alabama Located just down the street from the childhood home of Harper Lee, the author of the famous novel To Kill a Mockingbird, the Monroe County Museum is the home of the famous courtroom in which part of the novel was set. The museum offers school field trip tours and teacher workshops about the history and context of the novel. It is also open to the public. Matchstick Marvels Tourist Center in Iowa This quirky museum features models of famous buildings, modes of transportation,… MORE →
There are few things that unite people as much as a shared passion. Today, in honor of “Bike to Work” Day, we want to combine two loves — cycling and reading. We found a mix of fiction and nonfiction texts that will not only inspire your bicycle experiences but will also give you perspective on how cycling has been perceived throughout history.
Happy Mother’s Day! How are you celebrating? Breakfast in bed? A handmade card? For many people, an even bigger question than what to do for Mother’s Day is where to place the apostrophe in Mother’s Day. Some people write “Mothers’ Day,” based on the logic that it… MORE →
“It’s not how much we give,” said Mother Teresa, “but how much love we put into giving.” This statement is liberating and beautiful, but it sets a high standard on Mother’s Day. Buying Mom a blouse at the mall might be convenient, but creating a heartfelt gift… MORE →