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This is another great article from the VOA Student Union website that I use in culture class to help my students compare and contrast cultures. This particular article explores the views toward disability and difference in their home country, China, and the United States, the country we’re studying. 75 more words
In English-Speaking Countries class, we discuss Canada. My students are Chinese and are always interested in learning about Chinese traveling to or settling in other countries, so this article seemed like a good connection. 54 more words
This article compliments the New Zealand fact sheet. When we discuss the Maori people, we take a few minutes to read this article in order to more deeply explore the background of the Maori and how some of New Zealand’s traditional culture interacts with its more modern culture. 38 more words
When I introduce Ireland to my students, we read this short selection about various aspects of Irish culture including food, dance, sayings, and pubs. Students answer comprehension questions on the second page. 23 more words
Many reasons exist for children stumbling on difficult words.
- It could be “the code,” the way that certain sounds correspond to certain letter patterns in English. 418 more words