Search 83,234 tutors
FIND TUTORS

Heather E.'s Resources

Answers

Courtney, these are idiomatic expressions.  Below is an excellent explanation courtesy of www.Studyspanish.com ; An idiom is an expression that cannot be immediately understood by analyzing its literal meaning. A few examples of idioms in English are: to be "on the...

Answers

The Roman Army was divided into legions.  Within each legion or legio there were ten cohortes or cohorts.  Legions had a name and number like legio x gemina.  During the first three centuries of the Roman Empire there  were between 25 and 34 legions, containing 5000-6000 men...

Blogs

 I disliked Algebra...a lot.  It was heartbreaking to fail.  I had never failed anything before and I felt like a, well, failure. Practicing everyday didn't seem to improve my skills.  Back then there was no Khan academy to turn to.  There were books to read and my teacher to stay after with for extra tutoring.  Mr. B worked tirelessly to make me understand how... read more

Blogs

Lexile and You Does it seem like you are always hearing that word?  Your child is below his or her Lexile?  They need to be at a 540 or at a 1080?  What exactly is a Lexile and how can you make it work for you?   Lexile is a reading meta-matrix that actually takes reading material and assigns it "value".  The "value" is referred to as its Lexile... read more