May 10, 2016
May 4, 2016
May 4 Is Star Wars Day!
To celebrate, go play the Jedi Trainer Game!
I don’t know why May 4th is Star Wars Day. It seems like such a random date. Nevertheless, I speak for Yoda and all the Jedi knights when I say, “May the 4th be with you!”
What do YOU think Yoda is saying on this book cover? Leave your caption in the Comments.
Sonja, STACKS Staffer
Yoda image © 2013 Lucasfilm Ltd. & ® or TM where indicated. All rights reserved.
May 2, 2016
Unscramble the Celebrity Names!
Can you unscramble the letters to figure out the names of these celebs? You should recognize a lot of these famous people from their STACKS interviews!
- Cjak Frifog
- Narka Abarr
- Acje Nnomar
- Rhaorisn Dfor
- Kacj Lckab
- Voed Maceonr
- Yzdneaa Lconema
- Wnroa Hlanbcard
- Alaur Amanro
- Npeyto Islt
Are you stumped? Here are the answers: Continue reading
April 28, 2016
Solve This Dog Show Logical Reasoning Puzzle
Okay, here’s a new logical reasoning puzzle. See if you can figure it out on your own. If you can’t, don’t worry. The answer is below. So grab a pencil and paper, and good luck!
(1) Five dogs are appearing in a dog show. (2) The Chihuahua appears first. (3) The Golden Retriever comes out right after the Great Dane. (4) The Poodle and the Golden Retriever both come before the Dachshund. (5) The Poodle comes out before the Great Dane. In what order do the dogs appear?
Here’s how to use process of elimination to solve it: Continue reading
March 31, 2016
April Fools’ Day Jokes
Tomorrow is April Fools’ Day and your Writing Prompt is to come up with the best April Fools’ joke ever. It can be a prank you pulled on someone, or that someone has pulled on you. Or it can be a prank you dreamed up, but might not ever actually do to anyone.
Leave your best April Fools’ Day pranks in the Comments, and have a fun-filled day of mayhem and foolery!
— Sonja, STACKS Staffer
March 11, 2016
Quick-Witted Girl Uses Inventions to Navigate Life in STUCK IN THE MIDDLE
This new comedy TV series follows 12-year-old Harley Diaz as she maneuvers her way through the bustle of being a middle child in a family with six other siblings: Rachel the self-involved eldest; Georgie, a basketball-playing teen; Ethan, Harley’s closest ally; invincible and indestructible twins Lewie and “Beast”; and the strong-willed youngest sibling, Daphne. The heartfelt and comedic stories of a big family find Harley devising creative ways to cope with – and stand out – in her family’s busy suburban Massachusetts household. Her ingenuity often wins the day for the Diaz family, even with many different personalities living under one roof.
Stuck in the Middle will air in its regular time slot beginning FRIDAY, MARCH 11 (9:00 p.m. EST) on Disney Channel. Will you be watching? Tell us in the Comments.
February 26, 2016
Which Dress Would You Wear to the Oscars?
The Academy Awards ceremony (also called the Oscars) is coming up, and to be honest, I haven’t seen very many of the movies, but the actresses always wear such pretty dresses on the red carpet! Which dress would YOU wear if you were nominated for an Oscar?
Photos by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for Turner
Vote for your favorite dress in the Comments.
February 22, 2016
Alpaca Create a Caption
Alpaca Flickr photo by Chris Jones
This alpaca is trying really hard to get your attention! What is this beauty saying?
I think it’s saying, “Check out my new haircut! #onfleek”
Leave your caption in the Comments!
February 5, 2016
Adventures in Babysitting, inspired by the hugely popular 1980s film of the same name, is an upcoming Disney Channel Original Movie starring Sabrina Carpenter (from Girl Meets World) and Sofia Carson (from Descendants). It is set to premiere in 2016 on Disney Channel.
In Adventures in Babysitting, a dull evening for two competing babysitters, Jenny (Sabrina Carpenter) and Lola (Sofia Carson), turns into an adventure in the big city as they hunt for one of the kids who somehow snuck away. Talk about a babysitter’s nightmare!
Are you excited for this new Disney Channel movie? Tell us in the Comments.
Sonja, STACKS Staffer
January 22, 2016
Did You Watch the High School Musical Reunion?
Before Austin & Ally, before Teen Beach Movie, before Liv & Maddie, there was High School Musical. This week, the stars reunited to celebrate the 10-year anniversary in a special telecast on Disney Channel. Did you watch?
(Disney Channel/Image Group LA)
Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Lucas Grabeel, Corbin Bleu, and Monique Coleman taped the nostalgic segments at a high school gymnasium in suburban Los Angeles.
The STACKS was there for High School Musical 3. I think it is safe to say, we were HUGE fans of High School Musical back in the day!
What do YOU think? Tell us in the Comments.