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Learning to Read in a Foreign Language

Learning to Read in a Foreign Language Learning to read in a foreign language is difficult. Like, really difficult. It requires a lot of patience and repetition to be successful. Luckily, there are a few tips we here at FactSumo can offer you so you can kickstart your journey to mastering reading in another language,…

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How to Read Music Notes for Beginners

How to Read Music Notes for Beginners Reading music notes is a difficult task, but it makes playing instruments a lot easier! Sheet reading is a valuable skill in the music industry as well, and can open many doors. We here at FactSumo go through how to read music notes for beginners, and offer quick…

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Rethinking Punctuation: Splitting a Sentence

Rethinking Punctuation: Splitting a Sentence Episode Two Hello fellow teachers! If you’re just joining us for today, we here at FactSumo are doing a mini-series on how to teach punctuation in the classroom (in a meaningful way). We’re doing that by splitting–no pun intended–punctuation marks into easy and recognizable categories. We want punctuation to be…

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Octavius Valentine Catto

The History Of Octavius Valentine Catto Octavius Valentine Catto, an influential African-American leader in Philadelphia, worked tirelessly to help the U.S. realize its founding democratic vision and to provide equal rights for all. He successfully protested the segregation Philadelphia’s horse-drawn trolleys, fought to pass constitutional amendments enfranchising black citizens, and worked to bring new black…

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