02 October 2017

ACTIVITY | Situations [Pt. 7]

Walking home from the park one evening, you discover the last unicorn and the last dragon (a baby dragon to be specific) huddled under the park bench and picnic table.

What do you do?

Write a story about it in the comments!

30 September 2017


Poetry has many genres like stories and has many types. Regardless the type of poetry, tone sets up the poem.

For this activity, read these two poems:

Jack Prelutsky: I Wave Good-bye When Butter Flies
Sylvia Plaith: Daddy

Follow-up Questions:

  1. What was the tone of Jack Prelutsky's poem?
  2. What was the tone of Sylvia Plaith's poem?
  3. How do they differ?
  4. What did you enjoy about each poem?
  5. What did you dislike about each poem?
  6. What are some similarities between the poems?
  7. Look for the metaphors. What could they possibly mean?
  8. Why did the writers write the poems?
  9. Which poem did you like best and why?
  10. Pick one of the poems and write a poem with the similar tones.

20 September 2017

ACTIVITY | Situations [Pt. 6]

You and your family are out on vacation in South America. You guys decide to picnic by a waterfall and swim next to an underwater cave.

Being one of the oldest kids and the captain of the high school swim team, you decide to check out the underwater cave. There, you discover a sea monster family.

Describe the story in the comments below.

04 September 2017

ACTIVITY | Situations [Pt. 5]

You find a trunk filled with ghosts.
As you inherited shortly after your grandparents passed away, it turns out that you come from a strong lineage of ghost hunters.

What adventures do you go through? Comment about it below!

23 August 2017

ACTIVITY | Situations [Pt. 4]

As you look through the antique chest of your great-grandmother, you notice a phial filled with green sparkling dust. You take it to your mother and father to ask about it. Your mother gives a shock look and said, "Why, that's the last of the pixie dust!"

What do you do? Write your story in the comments below!

07 August 2017

ACTIVITY | Situations [Pt. 3]

You are home alone playing video games. Suddenly, you are interrupted when you see an orb dart outside your door. Curious, you investigate it. The orb went down the hallway leading to the basement. You stop at the foot of the stairs as you observe more orbs fly downstairs.

Fairies! They live in your basement.

What do you do? Write the story in the comments.

19 July 2017

ACTIVITY | Situations [Pt. 2]

You are a night guard at a private high school. One night, you hear a noise and you must investigate it. You come to a particular classroom on the second floor. Peering through the doors of each door, you see a shadow creep into a classroom.

Sneaking up to that classroom, you see the figure open a teacher's locker and hide in it. What do you do? Write the rest of the story in the comments below!

03 July 2017

ACTIVITY | Situations [Pt.1]

What would you do if you discovered a secret room in your home?
What if there was someone living there the whole time?

Tell me in the comments!

24 May 2017

INFO | Top 5 Coolest Libraries

        1. Wiblingen Monastery Library
          • Ulm, Germany
        1. Austrian National Library
          • Vienna, Austria
        1. Abbey Library of St. Gall
          • St. Gallen, Switzerland
        1. Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
          • Toronto, Canada
        1. Stuttgart City Library
          • Stuttgart, Germany
        1.  Biblioteca Sandro Penna
          • Perugia, Italy