Category Archives: Reading

Three Wise Men

In Christian tradition the Magi (pronounced /ˈmeɪdʒaɪ/; from the Greek: μάγοι, magoi, usually translated as “wise men”, although it probably meant “astronomer” or “astrologer”… that is why they were following a star), also referred to as the (Three) Wise Men, … Continue reading

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Graded Readers for the 2nd Term (2010-11)

You MUST buy the books (they are inexpensive: only about 6€ each). Photocopying books is ILLEGAL. You must respect copyright law, writers and editors! Authors make a living from it and lose revenue when you photocopy: COPYING is STEALING! …And … Continue reading

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NY Times: Parents Struggle with Cyberbullying

The following article by JAN HOFFMAN was published on The New York Times online last Friday 4th December: As Bullies Go Digital, Parents Play Catch-Up Ninth grade was supposed to be a fresh start for Marie’s son: new school, new children. Yet … Continue reading

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ESO 1 – Graded Readers Test Change of Date

Eso 1 Students, Your Graded Readers Test scheduled for Wednesday 1st is postponed to THURSDAY 2nd DECEMBER, as on Wednesday 1st at 11.00 you are attending the “It May Happen to You” conference held at our school Assembly Hall. No … Continue reading

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Living with Teeenagers

For two years Julie Myerson was the anonymous author of the ‘Living with Teenagers’ column for the Guardian newspaper in which she detailed the lives of a family with three teenage children. In 2008 she put all her articles together and published … Continue reading

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Graded Readers for the 1st Term (2010-11)

You MUST buy the books (they are inexpensive: only about 6€ each). Photocopying books is ILLEGAL. You must respect copyright law, writers and editors! Authors make a living from it and lose revenue when you photocopy: COPYING is STEALING! …And … Continue reading

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The New York Times: To Move Ahead, Spain Needs Its Mojo Back

By Rob Hughes JOHANNESBURG — Spain dealt comfortably enough with Honduras at Ellis Park Stadium. But beating one of its former colonies, 2-0, is far from convincing proof that the Spaniards are anywhere near to being the potential world champions … Continue reading

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