4 01, 2020

British Independent Schools

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What do you know about British independent schools? Most children at independent schools are day pupils but there are boys and girls who attend eight hundred independent schools in the UK as boarders. They work, play, eat and sleep in their schools. They learn to live in a community and think of their school as

30 11, 2019

American Pen-friend E-mail about School Lessons

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Writing Practice You've got American pen-friend e-mail about school lessons. Read and write back. Hi Oksana, Thanks for your letter. It was very interesting to read about your school. In the USA we don't have as many subjects as you do. Of course, we study English a lot. We read stories and books, watch videos, listen

20 11, 2019

Learning English Is Important

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Why it's important to learn English Learning English is important, isn't it? Remember the words bridge - міст communicate - спілкуватися communication - спілкування find (found, found) - знаходити useful - корисний helpful - готовий допомогти practise English - практикуватися в англійській мові work hard - наполегливо працювати exchange - обмінюватися international - міжнародний improve your English - покращувати своє знання англійської мови satellite

12 11, 2019

My Experience in Learning English

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Practice in Writing Write My Experience in Learning English English is very important today. It's like a bridge that connects people, nations and countries. It's a language of bussines, commerce, politics, sport, fashion, culture and glamour. Without knowledge of English you won't be able to find a good job and reach success in your future

7 11, 2019

Reasons People Attend Colleges and Universities

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Have practice in speaking People attend college or university for many reasons (for example, new experiences, career preparation, and increased knowledge). Why do you think people attend college or university? Use specific reasons and examples to support your answer. People attend colleges and universities for various reasons such as gaining more knowledge and enhancing their

4 10, 2019

Famous Educator Jaime Escalante

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Reading Comprehension Level A2/B1 Do you know? Jaime Alfonso Escalante Gutiérrez was a celebrated Bolivian teacher and one of the most famous educators in America during 1980s and 1990s. He began teaching mathematics to troubled students in a Los Angeles school and became famous for leading many of them to pass the advanced placement calculus

28 02, 2019

‘Luck’ by Mark Twain, Adapted Part

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Read an adapted part of the story "Luck" written by Mark Twain Level A2 ''Luck'' is a short story written by Mark Twain in 1886 and published in Harper's Magazine in 1891. As you might guess, it's all about luck. 'Luck' by Mark Twain, adapted part About forty years ago, I was an instructor in the military academy

21 02, 2019

What Makes a Good Teacher?

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There’s no doubt about it: teaching is hard work. What makes a good teacher? Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a fire. — William Butler Yeats One of the first characteristics of a good teacher is a keen interest in his / her subject and a passion for continuous

19 02, 2019

What Makes a Good Student?

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Do you know what makes a good student? Teaching is a difficult job. The teacher's reward is knowing that you have the opportunity to have an impact on a student’s life. However, not every student is created equal. Most teachers will tell you that they don’t have favorites, but the truth is that there are

5 02, 2019

School Report for Myself

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Writing Your school and an English school are going to have a student exchange scheme. The English school would like you to write a school report for yourself so that they can find out all about you. Your report should include the following points: Give personal details (name, age, form / class, etc.). Descibe your