Thursday, November 17, 2011

Pronunciation Practice

Hello! This tree is Hollow:

Hello is how we greet someone,

Hollow is something with empty space inside like this tree.

These words sound very similar. Only one sound is different.

Today we are going to use a website that will help us pronounce small differences in English words.

Write down 5 pairs of words that are very close sounding. If you have time, type these 10 words in a comment box and share them.

Click on this link:

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Your First Job

In the comments box below, write about the first job that you had. If you talked about it in class, write what you talked with your partner about. See the first comment for an example.

If you have extra time after posting the comment about your first job. Practice filling out an online application for a job. It is not a real job application, just practice. Click on the link here:

Practice Job Application Online

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

What do you like?

What kinds of jobs do you like?  Do you like math and science?  Do you like fixing things or building things?  Do you like helping people?  Do you like computers?  

Click on this web address to read about different jobs:  What jobs do you like?

Thursday, November 3, 2011

Neighborhood House Video

Watch the video about Neighborhood House.

Click the Link here:

When the video is over, write a comment about the video.

How do you feel when you come to Neighborhood House?

Did you know that there is a program for youth at Neighborhood House?