A Magical Read For All TLC Students Do you like mystery and adventure? Would you like to travel across space and time to visit other worlds? Would you like to meet some Aliens with special powers? If you answered “yes” to all of these questions, then RUSH to your nearest library or bookstore […]
Not all of us get the chance to be a Superhero, but we can all IMAGINE what it would be like to be one! Here is a trailer for a story one of my students is writing about a whole team of superheroes. Enjoy! Super Fluffy Team Mystery #1 When you get done watching, write your […]
TLC Tutoring students now have access to this great resource to help them improve their spelling, reading, and writing skills. Each student will receive a password so that they can log into the site and complete their individual assignments. Teachers and parents will also be able to track the progress of their child (children). […]
The whole family got together to observe it!
We are here in Pitosi, Missouri, getting ready to view the total eclipse!!! We will be looking through our telescope with a special lens and wearing protective sun glasses.
Our family is camping in our RV near St. Clair, Missouri, to see the solar eclipse on Monday, August 21st. St. Clair is one of the cities n the USA that is on the path of “totality”. This means the moon will hide the sun completely there, so it will be totally dark around 1:30 […]
Dear Student Authors: This post for YOU! As you write your adventure stories about super heroes, click on the link below to review what we have been talking about in our lessons. Planning My Story About Super Heroes Happy Writing!
“I’m so hungry I could eat a horse!” Have you ever heard or read this phrase? Of course, we hope that no one would really ever want to eat a horse. The speaker or writer is just trying to emphasize the fact that they are VERY HUNGRY. Writers use hyperboles like this to emphasize important points and to make their stories more interesting. If someone reads […]
Pecos Bill Pecos Bill is a fictional character brought to life in some folktales about Texas and the Old West. He is another American folk hero just like Paul Bunyan. The people who told stories about Pecos Bill really liked to exaggerate, too. They made up some very exciting stories! Click below to watch some movies about him: The Adventures […]
June 28th is Paul Bunyan Day! Paul Bunyan is an American folktale hero. There are many stories about this legendary lumberjack and his blue ox, Babe. The stories about Paul are filled with exaggerations about how big and strong he was and what he did. Watch the Walt Disney movie about Paul Bunyan by clicking […]