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10 Beloved French Short Stories for Kids That Are Loaded with Language Lessons Hey, you! Slow your roll. One of the biggest mistakes that we can make when learning a new language is to take things too quickly. A little positive improvement does wonders for our self esteem and pretty soon, we’re reaching for the French translations of our favorite novels and newspapers, expecting to pick them up and understand everything from the off. When it takes us much longer to get into the story, it can be demoralizing and, confidence-wise, isn’t always a good idea.

Bead and Bauble Sun Catcher Ornaments Add some bling to a window or a patio with these chandelier crystals and pony beads! These bead and bauble sun catcher ornaments make a beautiful homemade gift for kids to give for Mother’s Day. They’d be great for kids to make for a teacher, neighbour or grandparent too. Developing Reading Fluency Developing Reading Fluency Fluent reading is reading in which words are recognized automatically. With automatic word recognition, reading becomes faster, smoother, and more expressive, and students can begin to read silently, which is roughly twice as fast as oral reading. But beginning readers usually do not read fluently; reading is often a word-by-word struggle. How do we help children struggling with slow, painstaking sounding out and blending?

French and Spanish practice online Lahna is a journalist who covers all odd events that take place in the city. A selection of her newscasts is featured on this page. Enjoy and stay informed! s h a r e t h i s p a g e Over 100 Free Audio Books for Early Readers November, 2014Unite for Literacy is a great website I discovered through Mattbgomz. The site features over 100 audio books for early readers. You can use these materials with your kids to help them improve their reading skills. These books can also be played on iPad so you can access them on the go. The audio books offered by Unite for Literacy are all free and you can use them right off the website. There is nothing to download and no registration is required.

5 French Books to read for beginners – Selfrench Hello folks! Comment ça va? Today I dressed a list of 5 French books to read, that are suitable for beginners to intermediate levels. Though reading a book is a major step when learning a new language, it is important to go through with it.

Homemade Watercolour Paints - 5 Kitchen Ingredients Kids can make their own homemade watercolour paints with 5 common, kitchen ingredients! If your kids love simple science activities and art, then they’ll love making these homemade watercolour paints. The hooligans love to paint so we do a lot of painting here in my daycare. Little Red Riding Hood Jump to navigation TeachingEnglish All around the world children love listening to and reading fairy tales in their mother tongue. Whatever the reason, fairy tales provide both children and teachers with a familiar starting point from which to explore stories in a second language. This kit contains a variety of resources, from text and tasks to illustrations, flashcards and presentations, for you to download and use in your classroom. You can also find computer based interactive materials for students on British Council's LearnEnglish Kids website.

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