Monthly Archives: January 2020

10 Must-Read Classics for High School

 

1 – A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens

2 – Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

3 – Lord of the Flies by William Golding

4 – Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis

5 – Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell

6 – No Fear by Shakespeare

7 – The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain

8 – The Hiding Place by Corrie Ten Boom

9 – To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

10 – The Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan

 

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10 Must-Read Classics for Middle School

 

1 – Across Five Aprils by Irene Hunt

2 – Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling

3 – Holes by Louis Sachar

4 – Little Britches: Father and I Were Ranchers by Ralph Moody

5 – Prisoner B-3087 by Alan Gratz and Jack and Ruth Gruener

6 – Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor

7 – The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank

8 – The Giver by Lois Lowry

9 – The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien

10 – Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls

 

10 Must-Read Classics for Middle School

13 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Quotes on Education

 

13 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Quotes on Education

1 – At this point, I  often wonder whether or not education is fulfilling its purpose.

2 – Education must also train one for quick, resolute and effective thinking.

3 – Education must enable a man to become more efficient, to achieve with increasing facility the legitimate goals of his life.

4 – Education must enable one to sift and weigh evidence, to discern the true from the false, the real from the unreal, and the facts from the fiction.

5 – Education which stops with efficiency may prove the greatest menace to society.

6 – I have the audacity to believe that peoples everywhere can have three meals a day for their bodies, education, and culture for their minds, and dignity, equality, and freedom for their spirits.

7 – I too often find that most college men have a misconception of the purpose of education.

8 – Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education.

9 – Knowledge is a process of piling up facts; wisdom lies in their simplification.

10 – The complete education gives one not only power of concentration, but worthy objectives upon which to concentrate.

11 – The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education.

12 – To save man from the morass of propaganda, in my opinion, is one of the chief aims of education.

13 – We must remember that intelligence is not enough. Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.