Korpela is family services manager at the Jeremiah Program of Austin, a nonprofit that supports single mothers in and around Austin, Texas. It's a good idea, Korpela said, to balance stationary activities such as sitting through a virtual class lesson with opportunities for youngsters to move their bodies and experience new things through their senses, like using measuring cups in the sink. … [Read more...] about Back to school: 7 ways to win at online learning
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During this lockdown, while everything else was shut, the one thing that gave us solace was the entertainment industry and the variety of content available online. And musicians seem to have utilised this opportunity to the fullest to release multiple singles and independent music. Singer Armaan Malik was also not left behind, and his latest release Beech Raaste has over 2 million views on YouTube now, in less than two weeks of its release. Malik says that this song has been under works for the last two years and the final version was recorded during the lockdown. “It’s been amazing to be a part of the record and to be involved in every aspect of it. We initially wanted to shoot a proper music video for it, but given the current scenario, we decided it would be best to choose the animation route,” says Malik. … [Read more...] about I won’t do a show until we know for sure that Covid-19 is on its way out: Armaan Malik
He has now claimed 230 wickets at 20.01 in his four seasons at Essex, including 18 five-wicket hauls and four ten-fors, but speaking after the match, he acknowledged that the UK's impending exit from the European Union, and the changes to the Kolpak ruling that that will entail, have effectively ended his chances of qualifying to play for England. … [Read more...] about Simon Harmer closes door on England ambitions, but would welcome SA talks
Also missing from the guest list will be Meghan’s estranged father Thomas. The source said: “David wants to make it special for Harry but also keep it casual and low-key with some fine wine, great food and intimate company." … [Read more...] about Prince Harry and Prince Charles have special bond meaning door remains open for return
Malik Bey, 11, (left) stands with his sisters in front of St Francis Xavier School on Thursday as parents meet to fight the school's permanent closure. 'Give them a shot,' said Bey's father, Malik Bey Sr. 'My son has been coming here since kindergarten and he's in sixth grade now. This is what he knows, and the kids are who he knows. Let's leave them together' … [Read more...] about More than 140 Catholic schools have been forced to close due to the coronavirus pandemic and hundreds more could follow as church leaders and families beg for federal aid
Audible, the audiobooks company owned by Amazon, has been headquartered in Newark since 2007 and has made an effort over the past 13 years to integrate itself into the community. As the economic devastation of the coronavirus became evident in Newark, a city that has seen decades of disinvestment, Audible began reaching out to its community partners, such as the nonprofit Newark Alliance and the office of Newark mayor Ras J. Baraka, to plan a response. In early April, the company launched Newark Working Kitchens, a program to reopen struggling restaurants by paying them to cook meals and deliver them to the neediest residents in the city. … [Read more...] about The creative way Amazon’s Audible is helping restaurants survive COVID-19
And finally, Lyon winger Bertrand Traoré is available to the highest bidder, with Newcastle, Leicester, Everton and Palace all reported to be interested in bringing the Burkina Faso international back to England following his spell at Chelsea. The 24-year-old recently missed the decisive penalty that cost his side the French League Cup final against Paris Saint-Germain. … [Read more...] about Football transfer rumours: who could be on their way out at Juventus?
"I always think it takes a certain soul to be able to reach out to someone who they don’t really know that well and speak from the heart but you did that for me and from that moment a close friendship was founded." … [Read more...] about Louise Redknapp pays tribute to close friend Caroline Flack with moving throwback photo of late star
Yes, this is perhaps one of the oldest tradition which followed on this day—kite flying. Get hold of those tri-coloured kites at once and make sure your extra cautious with the manjha (thread) as it can give you many cuts on hand. Let the spirit of freedom fly high with these colourful tri-coloured kites in the sky. Hail the independence, countrymen! … [Read more...] about Independence Day special: Innovative ways to celebrate your freedom!
Dietitian Sophie Medlin says that if you'e experiencing bloating that isn't linked to eating, or you have it first thing in the morning then you should see your GP. … [Read more...] about Why you feel MORE bloated in the heatwave – and 6 ways to ease it