Wednesday, 29 October 2014

On Jian Ghomeshi

It's a strange and sad journey when one begins to question a person who has been a hero of sorts for many years.

 Ghomeshi speaking thoughtfully about the Ottawa
attacks a few days before being fired from the
CBC amid allegations of sexual violence.

Tuesday, 21 October 2014

On Teaching English

There are various aspects to the exceptional language that require constant attention in order to achieve success.

  • Grammar
  • Spelling 
  • Punctuation
  • Structure
  • Handwriting
  • Writing
  • Reading
  • Speaking
  • Listening
  • Group discussions

(My teaching planner with never enough pages.)

Saturday, 4 October 2014

On Language Arts

Incorporating art into language or vice versa is a great way to differentiate otherwise dry lessons.

(A juxtaposition of hands in an art/English lesson)