10 April

An ounce of PREVENTION is worth a pound of CURE

By |2020-04-16T09:29:28-04:00April 10th, 2020|Fun Facts, Home School, SAT, ACT, PERT, HSPT, Summer Jump start, Uncategorized|

​An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure Our body has its own defense force. It has its own chain of command. The immune system is what prevents [...]

22 March

Social distancing in the time of crisis

By |2020-06-17T22:01:12-04:00March 22nd, 2020|Decoding, Reading Comprehenion, Drumbeats, FPLA Winning Strategies, Fun Facts, Home School, Summer Jump start, Wordly wonders|

Social distancing in the time of crisis The coronavirus is terrorizing the town. We can defeat the enemy in the language that it listens. Covid-19, a coronavirus, is the cause [...]

20 March

What are viruses, and why are they elusive and deadly?

By |2020-06-17T21:46:14-04:00March 20th, 2020|Brain teaser, Decoding, Reading Comprehenion, FPLA Winning Strategies, Fun Facts, Home School, Inspirational Quotes, Math-e-Magics, SAT, ACT, PERT, HSPT, Summer Jump start, Wordly wonders|

Call it shocking, unbelievable, disgusting, or shameful the fact remains the same. According to the National Science Foundation data, 65% of fourth-graders read below the grade level. Reading is a fundamental skill, needed to learn any other subject including Math.

17 March

FPLA Action Plan for COVID-19 Crisis

By |2020-06-17T21:46:14-04:00March 17th, 2020|Brain teaser, Decoding, Reading Comprehenion, FPLA Winning Strategies, Fun Facts, Home School, Inspirational Quotes, Math-e-Magics, SAT, ACT, PERT, HSPT, Summer Jump start, Wordly wonders|

Call it shocking, unbelievable, disgusting, or shameful the fact remains the same. According to the National Science Foundation data, 65% of fourth-graders read below the grade level. Reading is a fundamental skill, needed to learn any other subject including Math.

11 December

Tips To Make Group Tutoring A Success

By |2019-12-14T04:57:50-04:00December 11th, 2019|Brain teaser, Decoding, Reading Comprehenion, FPLA Winning Strategies, Fun Facts, Home School, Inspirational Quotes, Math-e-Magics, SAT, ACT, PERT, HSPT, Summer Jump start, Wordly wonders|

Call it shocking, unbelievable, disgusting, or shameful the fact remains the same. According to the National Science Foundation data, 65% of fourth-graders read below the grade level. Reading is a fundamental skill, needed to learn any other subject including Math.

15 October

Economy of Efficiency demystified

By |2019-12-14T06:35:41-04:00October 15th, 2019|Brain teaser, Fun Facts, Home School, Math-e-Magics, SAT, ACT, PERT, HSPT|

Look at every appliance, any technology, and many vehicles sold new today, and you’ll hear all sorts of claims about how more efficient that new thing is compared to its older versions. With those claims of better efficiency, you sometimes hear that the new technology will “pay for itself over time.” What does that mean, and how do we calculate that?

10 June

Where physics meets biology: Pigment colors and structural colors

By |2019-12-19T02:08:16-04:00June 10th, 2019|Brain teaser, Fun Facts, Home School, SAT, ACT, PERT, HSPT|

Where physics meets biology: Pigment colors and structural colorsYou may be wondering what physics has to do with biology? Well, here I will provide you an example to show the [...]

6 June

Tips for parents to detect learning disabilities in children

By |2019-12-19T02:16:17-04:00June 6th, 2019|Brain teaser, Decoding, Reading Comprehenion, FPLA Winning Strategies, Fun Facts, Home School|

Tips for parents to detect learning disabilities in childrenMultiple studies have demonstrated that early intervention lessens the impact of learning disability.  Therefore, it is important to detect learning disabilities early. [...]

4 June

Biology of Life: Living under extreme conditions

By |2019-12-19T02:22:14-04:00June 4th, 2019|Brain teaser, Fun Facts, Home School, SAT, ACT, PERT, HSPT, Summer Jump start|

Biology of Life: Living under extreme conditionsWhile humans and other organisms are facing consequences of global warming, there is lot to learn from organisms living under extreme conditions on earth. [...]

1 June

The Chemistry of oral hygiene

By |2019-12-19T02:25:48-04:00June 1st, 2019|Brain teaser, Fun Facts, Home School, Inspirational Quotes, SAT, ACT, PERT, HSPT|

The Chemistry of oral hygieneAre you intrigued by what chemistry has to do with oral hygiene?There is a lesson to be learned from cultures where people rinse their mouth with [...]