Essential Easy Guitar Chords for Beginners
For many beginners, learning easy guitar chords is a great way to get comfortable with your instrument. Chords are also the building blocks you'll need to learn to play many of your favorite songs. Grab your guitar and dive into this essential guide to the basic guitar chords you need to know.
A chord is a group of notes that create a harmony when they are played together. There are two ways you can play a note on the guitar. You can produce a note by holding the guitar string down at a spe
4 Fundamental Tap Dance Steps for Beginners
Good dancers can make even the most complicated, strenuous techniques look effortless and fluid. If you've ever watched an experienced dancer perform a tap routine, you probably watched in disbelief as their feet turned into a blur of movement that seemed to move independently from the rest of their body. Sometimes the sound effects are even more impressive; when done well, tap dance is a musical art form that creates its own rhythm.
Do you want to train your own feet to create this unique mixt
5 Beautiful Mother's Day Poems in Spanish
Mothers love a genuine and creative gift. Writing a poem, or even simply reciting a poem, is a great addition to any Mothers Day present or greeting card. If youre learning Spanish or have a Spanish-speaking mother, here are five Mothers Day poems in Spanish that will melt her heart!
5 Beautiful Mothers Day Poems in Spanish
A mi madre
Eres una mujer muy fuerte
Traes bendiciones y buena suerte
Me ayudaste a crecer como una mariposa
Y esta es la razón por la que te
5 Fiction Writing Contests for High School Students
Do you have the gift of the written word? There are a variety of fiction writing contests available for high school students that are an ideal way to show off your writing. Think how hard you have worked and the confidence youve gained in your writing. Its time to share it with the world!
Our favorite high school fiction writing contests include:
Skipping Stones Youth Honor Awards
Skipping Stones magazine recognizes high school students that are working to promote multicultural, enviro
TakeLessons Community Shout Outs Week of 11/10/14
Each week, TakeLessons students and teachers send us their shout outs. Were thankful to be a part of this positive and thriving community, so wed like to share these messages with you. Here are the shout outs we received this week:
Arlys A. in Minneapolis, MN, wrote, "I'd like to give a shout out to my student, Molly D. who just completed a very successful run of the Cole Porter musical, Anything Goes, at her high school. Molly not only won the role of Bonnie, but was also a co-student dire