Summer is here!
...some ideas to keep your brain fit and your creative juices flowing!
Catchin' up with Eddie and Billy and Long John...
Who? Check out the book covers!
Here's a cool link to the College Board's 101 Great Books Recommended for College-Bound Readers. Can you believe it? That's you!
The lexile number listed on the right gives you an indication of the level of difficulty. Talk to your folks and high school buddies for some additional recommendations. And check out some of our favorites that are on the list...
...cause laughing is good for you!
Lateral Thinking Puzzles
Oh, no! They're back... Remember those pesky lateral thinking puzzles? The ones that challenged you to think outside the box by standing on the box with your brain outstretched and your nerves frazzled while your group laughed at your weird answer? Yah, those. Well, here's some cool links to keep practicing. Have fun!
Brains on the Beach...
Magazines - Not just for trashy celebrity updates anymore!
Sometimes short and sweet is just the ticket! Consider doing some on-line reading from some great 'zines this summer. Check out some Martin favorites below:
Smithsonian From the halls and archives of our Nation's Capitol comes a magazine with something for everyone.
Mental Floss Random facts and things you didn't need to know, but are kind of glad you do. Never know: You might end up on Jeopardy some day!
Reader's Digest Super quick reads plus jokes (and the odd celebrity or two)
Sports Illustrated Your excuse? I was reading it for its action verbs!