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Book Club Update

With the upcoming exams and intensive summer sessions, the Book Club is officially over for the Spring term. However, we will restart again in September.Have a fantastic summer with lots of book reading! Advertisements

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How do you Study?

With the upcoming exams not only here but at the local schools and University, understanding how you learn and retain information, will help you pass. The following article provides excellent and useful information on how to maximize your learning. How to Study – The Different Ways of Learning By Rick Aurtus There are three main …

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Common Grammar Mistakes

While learning new grammar rules and when to use the appropriate spelling of a word is not the funniest aspect of learning a language, it is a must. There are even some grammar rules that native speakers have difficulty with. Take a look at the article below, and become familiar with these frequent grammar mistakes. …

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Exam Schedule

Yes, it is that time of year!! Get ready for the upcoming exams. Take a look at the schedule below and be ready to come pass that exam!! Class                            Date of Exam Monday/Wednesday                       June 13 Wednesday Afternoon                    June 13 Tuesday/Thursday                         June 14 Friday Afternoon                            June 15 Friday/Saturday Evening                June 15 …

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Active Learning

If you walk into any ALC classroom, you are more than likely to find our students up and moving around. From practicing a conversation, to miming an action, we don’t let our students sit down for long!! Take a look at some of our “action” shots. Check back frequently as we will be adding new photos …

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June 6th Book Club

During next week’s book club, we will be watching Dracula! The movie was released in 1931, so it is one of the earliest versions. It is a fantastic move and a great way to end our reading of the book.

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Have you ever dreamed of exploring the world?

Are you thinking about moving to a faraway country?  Do you want to work, study or just live abroad? Come chat with Caroline!  American Language Center Monday, May 28th 6:30 to 7:30 pm My name is Caroline Zickgraf. I am originally from a very small town in Michigan in the US, but I have lived …

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Vampires

We had some very interesting conversations in the Book Club yesterday. First, we talked about vampire bats!!!! Eek!!! Are they real??  Not everyone believed they exist….but they DO!! Take a look at the video by following this link:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zFpos6Bg6tc **Warning parts of the video are a bit gruesome*** We also discussed cultural values that we …

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Anyone who says they have only one life to live must not know how to read a book. ~Author Unknown

What do you think of this quote? Do you agree or disagree?          

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We have chosen our books!!

Beginning 5 has chosen: Intermediate levels have chosen: We are ordering these now, and will let you know ASAP when you can purchase them  :=)

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