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ESL Students Clown Around at the Circus

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus comes to Houston every July, and we love taking groups of ESL students to see the “greatest show on earth.” It’s always a crowd-pleaser, and this year was no different. 84 more words

English As A Second Language

What I learned when I tried to learn French.

I thought learning French in time for my trip would be doable. I mean, Jamie became semi-fluent in Portuguese in a few weeks in Love Actually— 137 more words


"Intensive" English course = energizing exhaustion!

Before starting my “big girl” job in August, I’m using my summer to teach an intensive English course… for beginners. Lord have mercy. Because of the way funding and organization worked, I got my textbooks about two weeks before class started. 571 more words


Introducing Present Perfect - A Lesson Idea

GUEST POST BY JULIA, JENNIFER & KATHARINA (my trainee-teacher students)

If you like this lesson idea, please leave a comment, share, or ‘like’ the post using the buttons below! 556 more words


I'm going to Spain

I’m going to Spain. To encourage english conversation. Because Jesus told me to. Or at least, I think He did. Some days, I have doubts. Today is one of those days. 280 more words


Hello, my name is Meghan.  My boyfriend, Matt, and I will be leaving the states for Taiwan on September 9th and we want you to be a part of our adventure. 140 more words