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Zuki: Talk-talk

Zuki makes the happiest noises when she sits down to eat. She chirps and whistles.

Even her little laughs sound like a sparrow.

I’ve been slowly approaching speech lessons with her. 590 more words


Fun with Rhymes and Tongue Twisters

Be silly with your little ones!  Kids love rhymes and tongue twisters!   Anytime you speak or sing to your children helps to develop their language and listening skills.  216 more words


Building Blocks of Language Learning

Sometimes you have to go back to the basics.

I have been studying French for the past eight years, and I don’t consider myself fluent. My friend recently asked me to teach him, but I haven’t done much to keep up my skills for a year now. 280 more words

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The Lunchbox Note and Storytelling: Lifetime Lessons  from Jennie Fitzkee

Reblogged from A Teacher’s Reflections:

Lunchtime in the classroom with fifteen preschoolers is very busy.  Once containers are opened, hot foods are heated, milk straws are inserted into their boxes, and napkins are found, things change.   325 more words


Fall Scavenger Hunt (with free printable!)

We are huge fans of scavenger hunts in our little family! Who doesn’t love a good scavenger hunt?! I did this super fun activity with my little boy the other day and it was a huge hit! 289 more words

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Italian phrases

Bold is Italian – English

Ciao. Hello and Good-bye (Informal)

Si. Yes.

No. No.

Per favore. Please.

Grazie. Thank you. 118 more words

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Key phrases and greetings

  1. Arrivederci – formal way of saying goodbye.
  2. Parla inglese? – do you speak English?
  3. Buongiorno – good morning
  4. Buona sera – good evening…
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