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My Heart's Delight

I have been working on more education…yes, I am a life-long learner and have discovered that my life is driven by learning. I will soon be a certified Reading Teacher and Literacy Specialist. 203 more words


Dream Time Stories

Hello everyone,

Posting from my phone again! Our topic this term is Australia. As a class, we read some classic ‘dream time’ stories. Children then made up their own ‘dream time’ story about an Australian animal. 56 more words

Ode to Children's Writers

I (Cathy) finished my third Kate Morton novel yesterday, The Forgotten Garden. Intriguing style. Here is the synopsis shared on http://www.austcrimefiction.org

When thirty-eight year old Cassandra Ryan discovers her grandmother Nell’s secret – that she was not the biological child of her parents, but a foundling – she is intrigued. 350 more words


About Teaching the 5 Paragraph Essay

How important is it to teach the 5 paragraph essay to English learners?  Read a discussion in “Why We Still Won’t Teach the 5-Paragraph Essay” at  6 more words

*Lesson Planning

HW 12-02-16

Dear parents/guardians,

On Friday the children were given two home works.

  • The usual English scrapbook letter f.
  • Writing skills English homework – The First Booklet, 1 page dots letter a (marked page).
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