Sunday, June 26, 2016
Sunday, June 19, 2016
Easy Everyday English, a relatively new website that she is a volunteer marketing specialist for, at one of her retirement parties last Friday. EEE, for short, the evolving website does look like a good fit for our summer classes with their focus on listening and speaking skills. It is easy to navigate. The word lists are both organized well and explained simply. Many of the words come with clickable pronunciation or graphic help. You may want to check it out here: www.easyeverydayenglish.com.
Sunday, May 22, 2016
Sunday, May 15, 2016
As the faculty in the San Marcos evening program gear up to hold their once-a-semester ESL Recognition Night event, their program for the event is ready for all to see, enjoy, and perhaps feel inspired enough to tell each other to come and check out the event.
Sunday, May 8, 2016
Anu Garg, one of the Web's most persistent wordsmiths, offers a word a day by email. If you are disciplined enough to check online daily, the website is here: http://wordsmith.org/words/today.html. A recent article by Dr. Debra Josephson Abrams reintroduces Anu Garg to us, then describes how she is inspired by his A.Word.A.Day to create an integrated skills activity that engages students in a fun and collaborative way. You can read her article here: http://exclusive.multibriefs.com/content/puzzling-for-learning-a-crossed-stick-a-cross-tick-acrostic/education.