October 21, 2020

Keep your Eye on the Story! Many parents contact us because they have a child that seems reluctant to write. We get it. Of all subjects, writing encompasses punctuation, grammar, style. At the same time, we have to be aware of clarity issues, and whether we are approaching the subject with a sense of depth

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June 12, 2020

What makes a character good? One common piece of advice given to writers is to make their characters, especially their main characters, “relatable.” It’s easy to understand why. You want your readers to be able to connect with the characters you create. When you read a book, you like to imagine yourself in the main

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October 6, 2013

By Tyler Keen – Young Guest Reviewer to Beyond the Box Learning I am a big fan of graphic novels. My favorite feature about them is the fact that they always are entertaining to the eye. Our mind is always drawn to pictures and paintings, which makes graphic novels interesting and fun to read. A few

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