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by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Thu Oct 01, 2020 4:08 am
Forum: Challenges
Topic: October - Numberlink
Replies: 0
Views: 10

October - Numberlink

https://i.imgur.com/61pdOT0.png Rules: Connect each pair of dice showing the same number with a single path. The dice/numbers must mark the ends of the path. The paths can only pass horizontally and vertically between squares, not diagonally. All squares must be used. Paths cannot pass through the ...
by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Thu Oct 01, 2020 4:03 am
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Finish the Quote
Replies: 18
Views: 351

Re: Finish the Quote

Without you, I doubt Percy could find his way out of a paper bag.
The House of Hades by Rick Riordan

Completed quote:
Faris uttered a small sigh, "Without you, I doubt Percy could find his way out of a paper bag."
by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Tue Sep 15, 2020 2:30 am
Forum: The Great Hall
Topic: Submit to SerpenTimes!
Replies: 2
Views: 4699

Re: Submit to SerpenTimes!

Is everyone settled into the new term yet? For those searching for more points, remember that the SerpenTimes deadline is a month away!
by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Sat Sep 05, 2020 2:02 am
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Happy Birthday Scarlet!
Replies: 10
Views: 215

Re: Happy Birthday Scarlet!

Thanks everyone! :wub:

I hope you enjoy your weekends, especially if you are lucky enough to have an extended weekend!
by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Thu Sep 03, 2020 12:39 am
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Finish the Quote
Replies: 18
Views: 351

Re: Finish the Quote

Romans screamed and scattered as a full-sized dragon charged through the forum---a beast even scarier than the bronze dragon figurehead on the Argo II . The Mark of Athena by Rick Riordan Completed quote: As she rode up to take a look, Romans screamed and scattered as a full-sized dragon charged th...
by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Wed Aug 26, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: Quidditch
Topic: Week 4 – Who do you root for?
Replies: 4
Views: 199

Re: Week 4 – Who do you root for?

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Tornados! :wub:
by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Tue Aug 25, 2020 3:22 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Book Bout - Epilogue
Replies: 6
Views: 280

Re: Book Bout - Epilogue

Congratulations to the Wanderers for a brilliantly fought bout!

Thank you Amy, Sky, and Tarma for putting together Book Bout! The fun tasks and interesting prompts made summer reading fly by.
by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Sun Aug 23, 2020 10:19 pm
Forum: The Bookshelf
Topic: Presenting Author - Rick Riordan
Replies: 16
Views: 2711

Re: Presenting Author - Rick Riordan

Title of the book: The Son of Neptune Author: Rick Riordan Series: The Heroes of Olympus Genres: Young Adult, Fantasy, Mythology, Adventure Short summary of the story: Link to above post Percy is alone and fighting off monsters until he makes his way into Camp Jupiter, where he meets Frank Zhang and...
by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Sun Aug 23, 2020 5:47 pm
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Farewell for now
Replies: 10
Views: 407

Re: Farewell for now

Thanks for all the time and effort you put into HOL all these years. I'll really miss collaborating with you, but I'm so excited about your new RL project. Keep in touch and take care of yourself! :wub:
by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Thu Aug 20, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Book Bout - Author Atlas
Replies: 6
Views: 300

Re: Book Bout - Author Atlas

https://i.imgur.com/HM3aD8w.jpg Joan Moriarity and Jonathan Kay, the co-authors of Your Move: What Board Games Teach Us About Life , are both from Toronto, Canada. They are represented by the red and yellow meeples. Eric Nierstedt is based in central New Jersey. I chose a pantheon building to repre...
by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Tue Aug 18, 2020 9:52 pm
Forum: Between the Pages
Topic: How Do You Dewey?
Replies: 2
Views: 158

How Do You Dewey?

Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC) is used to shelve non-fiction books in many libraries all over the world. There are ten main classes . Since the books are grouped by similar topic, browsing through the library shelves often leads to discovering even more interesting books to read. I typically fin...
by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Tue Aug 18, 2020 1:43 am
Forum: Diagon Dealings
Topic: Purchases from Shop Owners
Replies: 4
Views: 430

Re: Purchases from Shop Owners

There was some extra deliberating at the end, but the last purchases are now finalized! Flavius Jigger, the owner of Slug & Jiggers Apothecary The Dapper Dealmakers: 1 sale The Suave Sellers: 1 sale Madam Malkin, the owner of Madam Malkin's Robes for all Occasions The Dapper Dealmakers: 1 sale The S...
by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Sat Aug 15, 2020 1:54 am
Forum: The Great Hall
Topic: Submit to SerpenTimes!
Replies: 2
Views: 4699

Re: Submit to SerpenTimes!

The next SerpenTimes deadline is now two months away - October 15th ! The theme is Snake Eyes . Interpret as you wish! We're looking forward to seeing your perspectives . If you are interested in writing a column this upcoming school year, send in an application ! Enjoy the rest of your summer break!
by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Mon Aug 10, 2020 6:31 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Book Bout - Which Fictional World Would You Like to Relax in?
Replies: 6
Views: 282

Re: Book Bout - Which Fictional World Would You Like to Relax in?

For pure relaxation purposes, I'd go to Reverie from Under the Never Sky trilogy by Veronica Rossi. It is a universe that is far in the future. Everyone in Reverie wears a device called a Smarteye. This piece of technology allows the wearers to enter virtual worlds and do just about anything they wa...
by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Mon Aug 10, 2020 3:04 am
Forum: The Bookshelf
Topic: Presenting Author - Rick Riordan
Replies: 16
Views: 2711

Re: Presenting Author - Rick Riordan

Title of the book: The Lost Hero Author: Rick Riordan Series: The Heroes of Olympus Genres: Young Adult, Fantasy, Mythology, Adventure Short summary of the story: Link to above post Jason, Piper, and Leo are on a field trip to the Grand Canyon for Wilderness Camp when a storm hits. They are rescued ...
by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Tue Aug 04, 2020 11:05 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Book Bout - Which Fictional Artifact most Intrigues You?
Replies: 7
Views: 354

Re: Book Bout - Which Fictional Artifact most Intrigues You?

I would love to see and attempt to use the alethiometer from the His Dark Materials trilogy by Philip Pullman. An alethiometer resembles a golden compass or pocket watch with 36 symbols around the edge. There are six known alethiometers in existence, so it is a rare artifact. Only a handful of peopl...
by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Mon Aug 03, 2020 11:35 pm
Forum: Diagon Dealings
Topic: Florean Fortescue's Ice Cream Parlour - Word Cubes
Replies: 1
Views: 174

Re: Florean Fortescue's Ice Cream Parlour - Word Cubes

For those who haven't seen Word Cubes before, here is an example: https://i.imgur.com/2dbPC99.png Each cube contains 9 letters. Starting from any letter, you can move horizontally, vertically, or diagonally to any adjacent letter to make a word or phrase. Letters may be used more than once or not at...
by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Mon Aug 03, 2020 12:00 am
Forum: Diagon Dealings
Topic: Florean Fortescue's Ice Cream Parlour - Word Cubes
Replies: 1
Views: 174

Florean Fortescue's Ice Cream Parlour - Word Cubes

As an expert in ice cream, Florean Fortescue likes to sample all different varieties of ice cream from all over the world. The labels on his most recent shipment was hit by the mixing charm used to make his famous sundaes. See if you can help him figure out what each carton contains. https://i.imgur...
by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Mon Aug 03, 2020 12:00 am
Forum: Diagon Dealings
Topic: Florean Fortescue's Ice Cream Parlour - Umbrellas
Replies: 10
Views: 448

Florean Fortescue's Ice Cream Parlour - Umbrellas

Florean Fortescue recently renovated the outdoor seating area of the parlour. He is looking for a variety of cheerful and fun umbrellas to spruce it up even more. You may use the following umbrella template or create your own graphic. The maximum size for images is 600x600 pixels. Please include a b...
by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Sun Aug 02, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: Discussions
Topic: 2020 HOL Summer Beanstalk
Replies: 55
Views: 2992

Re: 2020 HOL Summer Beanstalk

42 beans to Prof. Tarma Amelia Black because she is the first person who comes to mind with the number 42. Thanks for all that you do and also for keeping an eye on my pets!

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