Category: Reading


Wuthering Heights Annotated 0

Annotating Books: A Roundup

Today’s roundup focuses on the importance of annotating a book. I first learned the skill of marking in books from Mortimer Adler, who writes: There are three kinds of book owners. The first has all...


Black Eyed Peas and Ocoee Middle School Keep Kids Reading

The Black Eyed Peas’ flash mob for Oprah inspired this fantastic reading video by the staff and students at Ocoee Middle School in Florida.  Enjoy it, and be sure to share it with your...


Can U Read This?

Does this mean we should stop teaching students to spell? 🙂

Gateway to the Great Books 0

Virginia Woolf on How to Read

One of my New Year’s resolutions is to jump start a disciplined morning schedule that includes regular prayer, exercise and intellectual growth. For intellectual growth I’ve chosen to read from Britannica’s Gateway to the...