Using Poems to Improve English Language Reading

April is National Poetry Month. Reading Poetry is an excellent way to learn new vocabulary and to improve reading skills. Here is an example of a poem that may be good for learning some spring vocabulary. 166 more words

Afghan Family

Once a week I get to go into the home of an Afghan family who lives here in Richmond. They came here a year and a half ago on a special immigrant visa (SIV) to escape the tumult of their homeland. 367 more words

Brain Food

A library is a magical place to chill, oh and most importantly, to read. Our challenge is to find a book that we will enjoy.  Picture books work well but reading is a wonderful experience. 156 more words


What I have learned in 365 days

Hey everyone,

Hope everyone is feeling ok and if you not, well that is ok too as you’re only human. Well, guess who has been blogging for nearly a year! 369 more words


Opinião - Ruínas (Hugo Lourenço)

Ouvi falar deste livro através dum canal de Booktube. Conta a história de dois homens – o Daniel e o Ricardo e um terceiro, o narrador. 289 more words


Time study - part 1

On a recent incentive trip with business partners, a good friend and high achiever said something that caught me off guard.  We were on a Caribbean cruise and were casually talking about watches.  313 more words