Tag Archives: wikipedia

Reason #72: Resources for Homeschooling

As you may have noticed, homeschooling is on the rise in Canada and St. Thomas is no expectation. St. Thomas Public Library staff from the Children’s & Teens’ Department have definitely noticed the growing trend and have adapted their collection and services in order to best serve the needs of …

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Creationism and evolution

Creationism. The belief in intelligent design rather than evolution. That a supreme being created the world and everything within it. That the humans were created by a supreme being within the last 10,000 years. Not all those who believe in God are Creationists. Bill Nye, universally known as the science …

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If you have it, you can give it! BLOOD!

Blood is a specialized bodily fluid that delivers necessary substances to the body’s cells (in animals) – such as nutrients and oxygen – and transports waste products away from those same cells. In vertebrates, it is composed of blood cells suspended in a liquid called blood plasma. Plasma, which constitutes …

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You only sing when you’re winning

From a Catholic secondary school via the Royal Navy to cheering on your home team no matter of tactics or score A couple of months ago, St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School in London produced a ‘Lip Dub‘ video that was released onto YouTube. A ‘Lip Dub‘ video is one …

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The truth about me (according to my email)

If you have email, you have an inbox. The term comes from that time, long long ago, when people worked at desks with something called paper. There would be two trays or boxes, an in box and am out box. And you thought you wouldn’t learn anything today! If you …

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Death with dignity

I have been very lucky in life, my parents are both still living, even if sometimes they appear to be straight out of a George Romeo movie. I have not lost many people and for that I am thankful. How to handle death is a very personal matter. Some grieve …

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