Ivy's life was as cruel as the storm. She didn't ask for that to come but fate was not so kind to her. There were so many things that she was asking herself. What fault had she done to be in this situation?
Kimberly stared at Sandra. She was toying with her glass of champagne, the left hand holding the card of their wedding invitation. She looked like an innocent girl in her green jumper. Kevin, her fiance' was thinking. Perhaps he knew that he is the pawn to be offered to the king.
She couldn't decide what to do. But her love for her family took over and she found herself agreeing to an arranged marriage. Perhaps it could work?
Clowns are supposed to be happy people. They are the life of a party. They make people roll with laughter, but why should a clown like him be sad? There is a shroud surrounding the life of this clown. He has a sad story behind those clown smile. A story that must be told.
Today was her wedding day yet the scene she was witnessing was a scene she loathed seeing. There she was and she was like a witch with her blood red lips and red polished pointed nails. And she felt that raw pain again starting to sprout. Will she never leave her in peace?
Life has many mazes. It's the irony of life that makes one wonder why they are happening and yet without these, one will never learn what life is all about. Life experiences are the best teachers that teach us how to live a better life. Whatever they are, one must live them and learn from them.
They met at the wrong time and the wrong place. And the priest was saying, "Thou shalt not commit adultery." And Rafael wanted to flee the church. He was not deaf, he was listening and he heard every word of the priest. But what he heard that moment didn't damp the feeling he had kept for the woman.
Janine still couldn’t believe that she had fallen for a lawyer. She, who had been a former student activist, who hated lawyers with vehemence. Just looking at the court is enough to send embers into her heart. She loathed everything about lawyers but there she is, sacrificing, waiting for Jerome .
Nobody is perfect. Everyone makes a mistake. But often times it is so hard to blurt out a mistake in the past. There is always fear. What if....? But then sometimes, it is better to be honest and reveal a secret that has been hidden years and years ago in order to make a relationship stronger.
This short story is based from a true to life story of sisters who were very close to one another until that that they are nearing their 60s. They are inseparable and they are often mistaken as twins.
Trisha and Jim got married at a very young age. Trisha was only twenty and Jim twenty-one. They married not because they wanted to. They were forced into it because she was pregnant. She stopped earning and Jim’s parents provided them with everything - a mansion, an abundance of food, and...
Teaching the syllables is easy if you have allowed room for the learners to master the sound of the vowels. Mastery of the sound is very important because it is the basic step when teaching reading to beginners.
This step-by-step guide to teaching reading to beginner reading will make reading for very young kids easier and faster.
Making a mask is one of the fun activities for children. Whether you are teaching children to make a mask for a birthday party, Halloween Party, Christmas Party or other parties, guidance is needed.
Teaching proper greetings and polite expressions to young kids doesn't need to be a daunting job. If you create a pleasant and polite environment, the children will easily adapt to the lesson.
We cannot stop natural disasters from occurring but we can at least do something to minimize damages. Earthquakes can be very destructive and what we need are some precautionary measures.
Children love to learn new things and are excited when they see new things. When teaching the rooms of the house it is more fun if you use a nice doll house where the children can see the rooms.
One of the lessons that children learn in preschool is the parts of the house. To make learning more effective, use different activities, Children learn better with different class activities.
Tutoring is a booming business in the Philippines. It is easy to start one if you know the ins and outs of teaching as well as how to handle young kids. Read the tips that I will share with you.
Fraction means part or parts of a whole. This is a difficult lesson that is hard for kids to grasp but if you use concrete objects to present the lesson it becomes easier for them to understand.
Very few young kids know about distances. They don't understand how things should be far or near and they don't have idea about the distances of things. Near, nearer, nearest, etc, can confuse them.
Teaching sets to young kids has a lot of fun and interesting activities for the kids. Be sure that you are using effective teaching techniques so that the young kids will learn their lessons better.
Directions and positions is a long lesson and could be very confusing to the kids that is why it takes time before they can understand the uses. Practical examples in their daily life is recommended.
Teaching sizes has many angles to take into consideration. You have to teach the sizes first then let them compare each sizes so that they will better understand how the sizes are used.
Teaching the secondary colors to the kids is easier than when you taught the primary colors. It is because they already know the three colors. If you show them colorful objects, they will have fun.
Colors, colors and colors. Kids love colors. This is one of the easy lessons for young kids. It is easy for them to grasp the subject since they already know some of their colors from home.
Teaching shapes to young kids is a fun activity. If you got the right teaching materials plus various activities, the young kids will have more fun and learn better.
Young kids love numbers. They love counting too. Kids always tell how old they are using their fingers. These are signs that the young kids can easily learn numbers.
Going to school for young kids is often a struggle. There are times when they love going to school until suddenly they change moods and start to hate school. And then you give up on it.
Teaching basic reading to non-English speaking children is like a race in a hurdle. But it can be fun if you know where to begin and you know how to teach young children.
When e is with a or another e, the sound of e becomes long. Words like see, tea, seat, bee, have the long e sound. Concentrate only on the words with ea and ee to avoid confusing the young kids.
Th could be hard or soft. It could also be initial, medial or final. But for young kids; you only teach the simple topics so as not to confuse and bore them.
Digraphs nk and ng are digraphs found at the end of words. Before introducing the words with nk and ng; remember to teach the children how to blend the letters to form a distinct sound.
CH and SH are both voiceless, sh sounds sssh while ch sounds tsh. If you pronounce these consonant blends, there is no vibration in the vocal chords.
The R blend is the contrast of the L blend so it is good if you pair both blends in the activity sheets that you let the children do. Contrast is a good way to teach the kids about word association.
When we put together two consonants, we form a sound called consonant blends. The l blends are initial blends because they are found at the beginning of the word like fl in flower and bl in black.
For beginner readers, a three sentence story could be a difficult task. Only then can it be made easier if the teacher knows how to make it simple for the kids to tackle.
Before you teach your kid to love books; you must love books yourself. The children learn from the things they see around them. What they see around is what they learn so start while they are young.
Reading sentences could be a daunting task to young kids. Do not let the children read the sentences straight from start to finish. Instead, break the sentence into words.
Teaching the phrase to young kids could be a difficult task especially if they just started reading words. There are strategies in doing this to make it easier and more effective to the young kids.
CVC is the acronym for consonant vowel consonant or the three-letter words such as bag, keg, sip, and sun. Before you can teach children to read CVC words; the kids must have memorized the letters.
Letter K has the same sound as C. Make sure that you are explaining this to the children so that they will not get confused.
Letter Nn is often mistaken as Mm so you have to find a way to explain the difference of the two letters.
Bb is often confused with Dd so make sure that you are explaining how the letter is written and how it is sounded.
This is the 10th article that I wrote about teaching the letters of the alphabet. After 5 vowels and 4 consonants in a row, teaching the next letter is not anymore as hard as the first.
Get ready for a very interesting letter for today's lesson. The curvy Ss has a lot to amuse the kids.
Teaching Letter O is fun because this is the letter that most kids easily memorize. It is important to show by hand action how O is sounded to enhance better learning.
Teaching letter A will be more fun to the kids if you use different activities and techniques. Learning made the fun and interesting way is more effective than merely memorizing.
The hardest part of a teacher's job is in how to handle different types of kids. It is the job of the teacher to think of good strategies on how to handle kids.