The Logic of Logos and Catchphrases

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Catchphrases can be described as a phrase that attracts or is meant to attract attention; a phrase, as a slogan, that comes to be widely and repeatedly used, often with little of the original meaning remaining. Some sayings are now so commonplace we’ll say them but have no idea where they came from. Did you … Continued

Use Your Brain

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Learning and experiencing new things is a great way to challenge your brain. Whether you are 25 or 75, it’s always a good time to think about ways to keep your mind healthy. This means being curious about the world around you and learning new things. Keeping your mind sharp has also been proven help … Continued

Child Author

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Wendy Mass Visits Millstone School On May 18th, the Millstone Township Elementary School students along with their principal, Suzanne Guidry, welcomed visiting author, Wendy Mass to their school. The event was organized by Reading Specialist, Colleen Henkin and Reading Interventionist, Nicole Filippone. The event was funded by the Millstone Township Parent Teacher Organization. Wendy, a … Continued

MTFEE

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Millstone Township Foundation for Educational Excellence Awards $30,285.15 in Grants to Millstone Township Schools Millstone Township Foundation for Educational Excellence (MTFEE) awarded five grants today, totaling $30,285.15, to Millstone Township Schools. All grants will be implemented in the fall. Since 2002, MTFEE has awarded more than $560,000 to its schools. Following is a listing of … Continued

How to Fix Broken Makeup

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By Nicole Iuzzolino It is every makeup lovers worst nightmare. The moment that beloved eyeshadow palette hits the floor with an earth shat- tering smash, is the moment the images of dollar signs goes down the drain. However, it is not the end of the world. There are so many ways to fix broken makeup … Continued

Did You Know…

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By Pam Teel   …that in May 1886, Coca Cola was invented by Doctor John Pemberton a pharmacist from Atlanta, Georgia? John Pemberton concocted the Coca Cola formula in a three legged brass kettle in his backyard. The name was a suggestion given by John Pemberton’s bookkeeper Frank Robinson. Being a bookkeeper, Robinson also had excellent … Continued

The Science of Hands on Learning 

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By Pam Teel “Science class has come a long way since I was in elementary school,” one of the mothers of Ms. Topinka’s students stated. “I just remember reading a chapter, hearing the teacher’s monotone voice discussing the chapter, taking a test, and having a tough time staying awake in class all year.” I guess … Continued

Why Kids Want FC Sportika Academy

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If your child is of school age and likes sports, chances are they are eating, sleeping and breathing soccer. Playing it…watching the World Cup…discussing famous players. This is nothing new; soccer has been a long term rage throughout the world. It is a great team sport and has sent many a child to college for … Continued

The Millstone Times’ Student of the Month: Kathy Heller

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By Pam Teel Twelve-year-old Kathy Heller is in the eighth grade at the Millstone Middle School. Kathy is energetic and loves going to school. She loves to be involved in many different things in school. She is part of the band, chorus, cross country and track team, art club and Eagle Productions.  She likes the … Continued