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New teachers: Let's hear you roar!

You will hear the story often from veteran teachers. When they were new and young, they had all these great ideas to use in the classroom. 1,019 more words


A True Story Told While Using English Food Idioms

The thing about food idioms, a true story, for ELT & ESL readers:

Remember people telling you there is no such thing as a free lunch? 161 more words

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ESL Kids Activities Online - Interactive Vocabulary Quizzes, Online Vocabulary Games

Fun, colorful, and free language arts games for elementary kids! Build vocabulary, strengthen memory, and practice information processing! http://www.english-4kids.com/interactive.html

Writing: PSLE writing versus Real Writing (Part 1)

I always stress that there is a difference between writing for the PSLE and writing for the real world. For the purposes of acing the PSLE, there are certain strategies and “rules” to follow to minimise the time spent on writing and maximising the returns. 455 more words

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reading novels

reading novels
stories become real
and my mind rests

The poem is by Ellen Grace Olinger.

Jan Karon is a favorite author.

The pictures are from wpclipart.

Language Arts

What's up with the characters' names in Harry Potter?


What’s up with the character names in Harry Potter? Seriously, where did author J.K. Rowling come up with some of those?

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