With the budget of the Lawton Public School system being slashed to the bone, student supplies are at a bare minimum and parents are left to shoulder the expense of basic school supplies for their students.
Last Saturday, after we had a delicious dinner somewhere around Central Mall, we decided to forgo a movie and take a trip to the bookstore. It's something I can do for hours but the boys are a little less patient so I convinced them with the promise I would buy them a "graphic novel" -- or comic book as they are known to non geeky people.
Kids, there are nights that they will go to sleep and nights that they won't. 'The Rabbit Who Wants To Fall Asleep', a story written by Swedish author Carl-Johan Forssen Ehrlin, employs psychological and positive reinforcement techniques to help induce sleep for kids.
We’ve been hearing bits and pieces about various elements of ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron,’ from the origins of Ultron and Vision to who Andy Serkis might be playing in the film. But we haven’t heard a whole lot about what’s up with Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver, the super-powered twins teased at the end of ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier.’ What we do know is that they’re going up against the Avengers. What we haven’t known is why…until now. Plus, Marvel has released a bunch of photos from the upcoming sequel, in case you felt like Hulking-out.
Young-adult entertainment goes through phases and we're currently waist deep in the "sci-fi dystopian" phase, where 'The Hunger Games' is the obvious high watermark. Although 'Divergent' will make a run at the throne in a few weeks, 'The Maze Runner' is taking aim at Katniss and company later this year, and the new poster looks strategically designed to tap into your love of that franchi