google990b509abfd8eb11.html The Lins Corner: Where Kids are our Priorities

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Sep. 24th, 2016 This week's work for online reading group

This week's critical reading passages 

Finish the whole test, so from page 5 to 8.

This week's vocabulary from Vocabulary Workshop
Level C unit 9

Practice till you think you master at least 80% of the words.
Choose definition, vocabulary sentences, synonyms or antonyms
but you don't need to do them all.
Send me your results through g-mail.

Full Text of "The Invasion From Outer Space"

discussions 

Some study tips :

Forget What You Know About Good Study Habits from the New York Times

Why Can Some Kids Handle Pressure While Others Fall Apart ? from the New York Times

Grammar notes/links : 

Some popular scary short stories : 

The Story of An Hour by Kay Chopin

Top 10 Jobs Titles Barely Existed Years Ago #infographic 

The Top Jobs In 10 Years Might Not be What You Expect  from Fast Company

Student Science 

The Little Prince  The Children's Classic Novella
Voted Best Book of the 20th Century in France

Try Something New for 30 Days Matt Cutts from TED talk  

Most frequently tested grammar rules and vocab. words. 

You Can Learn Anything from Khan Academy

It's happening NOW : The Future of Learning 

Science Fair ideas from Cogito  : See how the kids come up with their ideas/what problem they want to solve and what/how they did it.

Good reads 

10 Educational Channels from Youtube

The learning network form the NY Times 

Top 100 Inspirational Quotes from Forbes

Top 10 Skills We Wish Were Taught at School, But Usually Aren't 
from Lifehacker

Saturday, September 17, 2016

Sep. 17th, 2016 This week's work for online reading group

This week's critical reading passages 

Finish the whole test, so from page 9 to 11.

This week's vocabulary from Vocabulary Workshop
Level C unit 8

Practice till you think you master at least 80% of the words.
Choose definition, vocabulary sentences, synonyms or antonyms
but you don't need to do them all.
Send me your results through g-mail.

Grammar notes/links for the SAT/ACT : 


   
40 Excellent Short Stories for Middle School

Indoor Seeds Starting   Gardening is a lot of fun. Try and see for yourself.

Cool Jobs : Paid to Dream  Science News for Students

Top 10 Jobs Titles Barely Existed Years Ago #infographic 

The Top Jobs In 10 Years Might Not be What You Expect  from Fast Company

Student Science 

The Little Prince  The Children's Classic Novella
Voted Best Book of the 20th Century in France

Try Something New for 30 Days Matt Cutts from TED talk  

Most frequently tested grammar rules and vocab. words. 

You Can Learn Anything from Khan Academy

It's happening NOW : The Future of Learning 

Science Fair ideas from Cogito  : See how the kids come up with their ideas/what problem they want to solve and what/how they did it.

Good reads 

10 Educational Channels from Youtube

The learning network form the NY Times 

Top 100 Inspirational Quotes from Forbes

Top 10 Skills We Wish Were Taught at School, But Usually Aren't 
from Lifehacker

This Week's Story : For the Precious Little Ones K to 2nd grade

The Tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter

Read the Story online

Aesop's Fables from Library of Congress  (Read online)

Aesop's Fables from BBC - School Radio

About Me

My photo
Conducts online group lessons. Mentors inquisitive students across the states, guides and learns with them. Finds the best materials at the lowest costs to help students get a top-notch education. Main focus : Problem solving, critical thinking, SAT harder/hardest problems prep, independent projects, academic consultant (Find the better fit.) My best state/national level students push themselves, not the other way around.