WPC: My Favorite Place

I have many “favorite places” in the world, too many to choose from, so I am restricting this post to my home town, Des Plaines, Illinois. My favorite place here is the public library. It is within walking distance so I usually walk there, sometimes three times a week or more than once a day! […]

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CFFC: Double-U

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge continues its alphabet with the letter W. The requirements are that the word starts with w and has at least two vowels. Windows with wrought iron bars (Antigua, Guatemala) willow trees (Chicago Botanic Gardens) wheels (Bicycle with folding chairs, Quebec City, Canada) warhead or weapon (Minuteman Missile National Historic Site, South […]

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W is for (teaching) Writing

June 9, 2015 W is for (teaching) Writing. I love to write and find it easy to express myself in writing. However, for most children, writing is neither intuitive nor easy to learn. This is especially true for ESL students. The population I have been dealing with, which is not only an ethnic but also […]

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