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by Vanessa Tilley
Sun May 12, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Happy Birthday, Will
Replies: 5
Views: 98

Re: Happy Birthday, Will

Happy birthday!
by Vanessa Tilley
Sat Apr 27, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Happy birthday Prof Rorey!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 78

Happy birthday Prof Rorey!!!

Happy birthday! I hope you have a fantastic day :wub:
by Vanessa Tilley
Tue Apr 23, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Happy Birthday Kendra!!
Replies: 5
Views: 174

Happy Birthday Kendra!!

Wishing you the happiest of birthdays today!! ❤️❤️❤️
by Vanessa Tilley
Mon Apr 22, 2019 12:24 am
Forum: Story Book
Topic: Rumplestiltskin - Creative Task
Replies: 7
Views: 206

Rumplestiltskin - Creative Task

There are numerous variations of Rumplestiltskin in several cultures, but the only difference in most of the variations of the story is the name. The original German name of the imp character is Rumpelstilzchen which means little rattle stilt and is a cross between the German word stilt , which as i...
by Vanessa Tilley
Mon Apr 22, 2019 12:20 am
Forum: Story Book
Topic: Rumplestiltskin - Puzzle Task
Replies: 0
Views: 69

Rumplestiltskin - Puzzle Task

Rumplestiltskin is a German fairy tale that was brought to us, once again, by those Brothers Grimm. Rumplestiltskin begins with a miller who tells the king that his daughter is able to spin straw into gold. The king becomes intrigued and brings the girl to the castle to put her to the test. He tells...
by Vanessa Tilley
Mon Apr 22, 2019 12:19 am
Forum: Story Book
Topic: The Frog Prince - Creative Task
Replies: 6
Views: 169

The Frog Prince - Creative Task

Creative Task: A Charming Prince The Frog Prince is one of those fairy tales where there is little variation except for how the frog is turned back into a prince. One thing that isn’t discussed much though is just how the prince looked when he was transformed? We all know the prince is charming and...
by Vanessa Tilley
Mon Apr 22, 2019 12:16 am
Forum: Story Book
Topic: The Frog Prince - Puzzle Task
Replies: 0
Views: 71

The Frog Prince - Puzzle Task

The Frog Prince, also known as The Iron Heinrich, is a German fairy tale that may extend all the way back to ancient Rome. The version that most of us know comes from the Brothers Grimm. The Frog Prince begins with a spoiled princess who is playing with her golden ball when it falls into a nearby we...
by Vanessa Tilley
Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Happy Birthday, Astaria!
Replies: 3
Views: 232

Re: Happy Birthday, Astaria!

Happy birthday!!
by Vanessa Tilley
Sat Apr 13, 2019 4:03 am
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Happy Birthday, Adaleine Shuster!!
Replies: 4
Views: 171

Re: Happy Birthday, Adaleine Shuster!!

Happy birthday!!!
by Vanessa Tilley
Tue Apr 02, 2019 10:14 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Quick Quotes
Replies: 43
Views: 2017

Re: Quick Quotes

At once the Witch halted, and several foxes crashed into her calves, their wet noses swiping the backs of her knees.
-The Waking Forest by Alyssa Wees

I mean who walks in with foxes :wub:
by Vanessa Tilley
Tue Apr 02, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Happy Birthday, Arielle
Replies: 4
Views: 228

Re: Happy Birthday, Arielle

Happy birthday!!!
by Vanessa Tilley
Tue Apr 02, 2019 1:15 am
Forum: General Class Discussions
Topic: So, What Are You Taking?
Replies: 21
Views: 7480

Re: So, What Are You Taking?

I am so behind on this one. :P

For Spring term, I am asking Magic in Famous Mysteries, Care of Magical Creatures, Role Playing, Survival, and Societies in Ruins
by Vanessa Tilley
Tue Apr 02, 2019 12:54 am
Forum: Music Talk
Topic: Reading Music
Replies: 1
Views: 109

Reading Music

I come from a musical family on both sides. My great grandmother played guitar and sang in church and all of my dad’s family plays some type of instrument and most sing. Even my husband enjoys playing guitar. I was not born with the ability to by an instrument. I really wanted to play piano but my g...
by Vanessa Tilley
Mon Apr 01, 2019 12:21 am
Forum: Story Book
Topic: Snow White - Creative Task
Replies: 7
Views: 306

Snow White - Creative Task

The eastern version of Snow White we will be looking at is an Albanian tale called Marigo of the 40 dragons collected by Johann Georg von Hahn. In this tale, Marigo’s evil schoolteacher becomes her equally evil stepmother after her real mother’s death. Like Snow White, Marigo too finds herself alone...
by Vanessa Tilley
Mon Apr 01, 2019 12:19 am
Forum: Story Book
Topic: Snow White - Puzzle Task
Replies: 0
Views: 120

Snow White - Puzzle Task

Snow White dates all the way back to the 19th century and the version most of us know today is the one told by the Brothers Grimm in Grimms’ Fairy Tales. Like Cinderella, Snow White has an evil stepmother, the evil Queen. She becomes very jealous of Snow White after a magic mirror tells her that Sno...
by Vanessa Tilley
Mon Apr 01, 2019 12:16 am
Forum: Story Book
Topic: Cinderella - Creative Task
Replies: 8
Views: 341

Cinderella - Creative Task

There are also several eastern versions of Cinderella. One of them is called Ye Xian and was written by the Chinese poet and writer Duan Chengshi. The setup of the story is largely the same, except the fairy godmother is replaced by a guardian spirit sent by her mother in the shape of a magical fish...
by Vanessa Tilley
Mon Apr 01, 2019 12:15 am
Forum: Story Book
Topic: Cinderella - Puzzle Task
Replies: 0
Views: 109

Cinderella - Puzzle Task

Cinderella, also called The Little Glass Slipper, is a classic fairy tale told throughout the world and it actually dates all the way back to the 7th century BC in Ancient Greece and the Greek geographer Strabo. While the story is told throughout the world, the version most of us are familiar with i...
by Vanessa Tilley
Sun Mar 31, 2019 10:48 pm
Forum: Book Talk
Topic: Part of your World
Replies: 1
Views: 101

Re: Part of your World

So, I would most likely have a different answer to this question every month since I keep falling in love with new books each month. I would say currently that I would love to be a part of the Ravenspire world by C. J. Redwine. It is an amazing world filled with famous fairy tale characters with int...
by Vanessa Tilley
Fri Mar 22, 2019 2:11 pm
Forum: Music Talk
Topic: Music to Clean to
Replies: 1
Views: 109

Music to Clean to

Hello everyone! It is almost spring or at least that is how it feels around here so it is time to start Spring Cleaning in our house. I enjoy listening to upbeat songs to help get me in the mood to clean.

Do you find songs help you do mundane tasks like cleaning? If so, what are your go to songs?
by Vanessa Tilley
Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:24 pm
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Happy Birthday, Prof. Amy Lupin!
Replies: 8
Views: 445

Re: Happy Birthday, Prof. Amy Lupin!

Happy birthday!!! I hope your birthday is as amazing as you!

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