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Why You Hate It, Why I love It

English is the class that everyone must take, but no one really wants to do. Grade 12 English is a mandatory course in order to enroll in university but many people wonder whether English should really be required. 711 more words

Academics

New Tomb?

Egypt Discovers more Tombs…

The Associated Press

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2006

CAIRO American archaeologists have made the first discovery of a new tomb in Egypt’s Valley of the Kings since King Tutankhamen’s was uncovered in 1922, Egypt’s antiquities chief has announced. 615 more words

Social Studies

My Husband teaching our son to read.

In the following video, my husband coaches Caleb (our oldest) in reading.

Black Homeschool

6 Learning Tips for Studying Smarter for GRE Verbal Section

Staying late in the night for those last few weeks before GRE? Trying to learn a new way to read fast a month before the GRE? 1,122 more words

GRE & GMAT

Sometimes I Forget Who I'm Talking To

I spend my work days almost exclusively with children and no adults, so sometimes I’m tempted to have a more intellectual conversation than they are capable of having. 234 more words

Kids/Teaching

Discourse Markers and ESL

Discourse markers are used in writing to help organize ideas. They are often those “little words” that native speakers use effortlessly as they communicate but are misunderstood by ESL speakers. 421 more words

English