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Practising Dialogue.

We went to the woodland and listened to the story about ‘The Three Little Pigs’. Then we worked in groups practising dialogue from the story. Do you know what dialogue is?


Who We Are, and What We Do

This is a promotional video for Cardinal Reading Strategies, LLC. It details the motivation behind what we do.

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America's Reading Problem

This is a video that every parent should see. It provides data from the National Association for Education Progress that details how tragic the reading scores are in the United States. 10 more words

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On the individual third person (why singular they isn't enough)

On my “Language” page, I note that I am unhappy with the use of singular “they” when talking about a specific person (though always deferring to a person’s stated pronouns where I know them). 410 more words


Surviving Summer Reading When Your Child Has Reading Difficulties

With the end of the school year rapidly approaching, most families are envisioning family trips and vacations that will allow many opportunities for bonding and life long memories. 1,078 more words

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Grammar Points

The finer points of grammar

On the left, our language teacher, Yang Yu, explains to us how to convey spatial relationships, using “inside” (里边) and three different verbal constructions: 1) something (在) something; 2) someplace 有 something; and, 3) someplace (是)something. 248 more words