Monthly Archives: March 2014

St. Patty Comes to China

Today, I introduced the holiday of St. Patrick’s Day to my students. They seemed to relate better to this holiday than they did to Mardi Gras (see earlier post from a couple of weeks a go). My students told me that … Continue reading

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English as She is Spoke

I know you have seen a lot of Twain this week, but he  has always been one of my favorite writers! I was so happy to feature him in my classes this week. Yesterday, I gave my students a lesson … Continue reading

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Must love Dogs AND Cats!

        So, I am loving this week of teaching, because the text is all about Mark Twain. One random fact I shared with my students is that he loved cats and dogs. His thought on both animals … Continue reading

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Witty Twain

This week we are talking about Mark Twain in my classes. I giggled at Twain’s wit and veracity as I prepared for my lesson this week! I thought I would share some of it with my readers! Hope it makes … Continue reading

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Happy Mardi Gras!

I shared the magical holiday of Mardi Gras with my students this week. Some of them said to me, “This is the craziest holiday we have ever heard of!” I have actually have not been to a Mardi Gras Parade … Continue reading

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Frosty and Miss Piggy go to School

I have not been able to post much lately, because of internet issues. This past weekend was sunny and beautiful. For the first time this year, it finally felt like spring was near. Today, though it is gray and dismal … Continue reading

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