Listen to a story about the Christmas season and why it’s sometimes stressful! You’ll also learn how about a common vowel sound in English that doesn’t exist in many other languages!
Halloween is a community event. It’s a combination of an ancient pagan festival from northern Europe and a religious holiday created by Christians in ancient Rome, but its name comes from Scotland. Now it’s a day when children wear costumes and get free candy! On October 31, kids put on costumes and go door-to-door […]
Listen to a story about a dilemma I had at Thanksgiving dinner this year! You’ll also learn how to hear and make the reduced form of the preposition “of.”
Everyone enjoys celebrating Easter because it is a sign that spring is coming after a long, cold winter! Everywhere you go around Easter time you can see pictures of bunnies, eggs, baby ducks, chicks, and lots of pastel colours! What do you do on Easter Sunday? While children are asleep, the Easter Bunny visits […]
Every year on March 17, people pretend they’re Irish! People dress in green, drink Irish beer, eat Irish food, dance to Celtic music and try to have as much fun as possible! The Chicago river is turned green for the day! St. Patrick’s day started as a religious holiday in Ireland to celebrate the feast […]