Please? Thank you!

A1 Elementary Asking politely for what you want is a skill that is important to learn from the very beginning. It is also important to learn how to say, “Thank you!”. In this lesson, we practice polite ways to ask for what you would like and watch a story about a certain pigeon who learnedContinue reading “Please? Thank you!”

The Amazing Solar System!

A1 Elementary In this lesson, we talk about the stars and planets in the Solar System. Do you know the order of the planets? Did you know that we can feel the sun and see its light so brightly because it is Earth’s closest star? Join us for a fun vocabulary lesson learning more aboutContinue reading “The Amazing Solar System!”

“It’s all good.” Let’s be cool like Pete the Cat!

A1 Elementary What do you do when something frustrating happens? Do you get mad? Do you cry? Or do you say, oh no, and keep going? We all know that sometimes we can make messes, mistakes or something can go wrong, but Pete the Cat teaches us to stay cool, keep going and remember thatContinue reading ““It’s all good.” Let’s be cool like Pete the Cat!”

What’s it like to be a fly?

A1 Elementary What is life like for a fly? We take time in this lesson to talk about flies and read a really fun story called The Fly by Petr Horacek. Get your fly swatters ready and let’s learn more about this often misunderstood and underappreciated creature. Special thanks to the author, Petr Horacek, forContinue reading “What’s it like to be a fly?”

Sharing with our friends is the best!

A1 Elementary In this lesson, we talk about how nice it is to and in which ways we can share with others by reading Olivier Dunrea’s Gossie published by Houghton Mifflin Company. Gossie is a little gosling who one day loses her favorite bright red boots but ends up with a new friend! We alsoContinue reading “Sharing with our friends is the best!”

“Fall”-ing Leaves

A1 Elementary This lesson is a review of colors, the seasons and provides practice answering “Wh” + “How” questions. There is also a really fun craft project in this lesson where we all make forest leaf creatures! You will need: a piece of paper, a pair of scissors, colorful leaves, some pinecones, seeds or nuts,Continue reading ““Fall”-ing Leaves”