Tag Archive: middle school

Solution for Struggling Young Readers

Zach reading

Understanding Struggling Readers ~ Large portions of struggling readers actually have a powerful imagination. Their minds quickly wander as they attempt to read books. (Examples are musicians, artists, and yes…young writers.) ~ For others it can be a combination of several problems: motivation, confidence, patience, understanding the purpose of reading, and eventually negative thoughts whenever …

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Paranormal Activity: Stivers Middle School, Dayton, Ohio

Stivers Middle School

Every middle school in the world has a Middle Room with terrifying powers, causing paranormal events to happen at the school. Stivers Middle School used to have there own swimming pool in the center of the school, which also was the Middle Room. Legend says that a teacher had treated one of her students better …

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Paranormal Activity: Rapid Run Middle School, Cincinnati, Ohio

Rapid Run MS

Every middle school in the world has a Middle Room with terrifying powers, causing paranormal events to happen at the school. The Middle Room at Rapid Run Middle School is the auditorium. When the auditorium had been getting some repairs done, one of the workers fell off a ladder and died. Ever since then, the …

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Book Scavenger Hunt

Kayci Book

With a consecutive streak of Florida summer rainy days, I had to get my four kids out of the house before they went berserk. I decided to take them to BAM (Books-A-Million) and setup a scavenger hunt to keep them busy for an hour. (I have three middle schoolers and one high schooler.)  I made …

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Psychological Thrillers: The Next Genre Craze

My books are in the psychological thriller genre for grades 4th, 5th, middle school, high school, and adults.  A psychological thriller is a heart-pumping mystery, a semi-dark format, a mind-game storyline, with villains that can be anyone, anything, or any emotion, which creates a setting for characters that skirts the line between what is real …

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