Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone – Teen Review

A teen review of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling. “It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.” Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s stone is the first book to the Harry Potter series; the book is about just […]

Keeping Rigor High Before a Break

It is two weeks until Spring break, state testing begins a few weeks after we return, students are tired, and let’s face it, teachers are tired.  How do you overcome the tiredness and the apathy to keep the rigor high until the break?    First take a deep breath and know that you are making […]

The Maze Runner – Teen Review

A teen review of The Maze Runner by James Dashner “He began his new life standing up, surrounded by cold darkness and stale, dusty air.” The Maze Runner is a very detailed, fast paced, and intriguing book. Thomas finds himself in the “Maze” with a large group of boys and no other memories of his […]