Wednesday, February 14, 2018


Log into Spelling City to practice our words.

Count Canadian money.

Monday, February 5, 2018


You voted to study SIGNS! I have never had a class vote for that before.

Here is a set of flash cards and games on Quizlet.

Watch this.

Friday, February 2, 2018

A Letter from School

Hello, students!

Watch this space. Sara has asked me to put the story on the blog for her.  I have to ask New Reader Press for permission. Stay tuned.

Meanwhile, click the Spelling City link to practice our words and sentences.

Fill in the word.

Friday, January 12, 2018

Our Needs Assessment

Thank you for voting.

We want to study:

  • the clock
  • signs
  • money and banking
  • the doctor / health
  • the library, and go there in good weather

Friday, December 15, 2017

Maria Gets Sick

Look at us read!

We can now read Maria Gets Sick.

We can do MOST of the activities in Kelly's activity pack.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

We Can See Detroit!

Click PLAY. >> Click FULL SCREEN. The slides change every 5 seconds.

Sunday, November 26, 2017

We Made Gingerbread Cookies!

Here is our LEA book just waiting for us to create the story.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Gingerbread Man

Hello, class!

You told me you do not want to study shopping for clothes next. You do not want to learn more about preparing for winter. You want to make gingerbread cookies!

Okay! We will learn about fractions and Canadian culture from this. We will practice giving and following instructions.

Here is the story of the gingerbread man.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

A Cold Winter Day

There is no computer lab this week.

That's okay!

We can read A Cold Winter Day.

We made videos for our new friends in Calgary.

We know how to use Flipgrid!

We wanted to walk to the riverfront to show our friends.

It was raining.

We can do it next week!

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Mark Goes to the Dentist

We can read.

Mark Goes to the Dentist.
Spell the words.

Don't forget to LOG IN with your password.

We learned about free dental care for our children.

We learned about St. Clair College Dental Clinic.  It's $25 for exam, x-ray and cleaning.  Fillings are not expensive.

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Food from Home

We can read "Food from Home."

Log into Spelling City to take the spelling test.

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Food Basics

We can read a flyer.

We can find prices per LB or EA or KG.

We can categorize foods into healthy and not so healthy.

We can categorize drinks into healthy and not so healthy.

Log into Spelling City to spell the week's words.

Then play a game.

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Call the Landlord

You can call the landlord.

You can write a note.

You can read a note about the time and day.

You can put the date on a calendar.

Spell the words and play a game.

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Kitchen and Bathroom

Hello, students!

Please spell our words.

Then play a game.

Or, go to the I CAN READ area.

Saturday, September 16, 2017

My House or Apartment

Hello, students!

Please introduce yourselves on our new Flipgrid!

I went first.

On Friday, we will spell and play games with our HOUSE vocabulary.

If you want, you can listen to "Jack's Apartment" and read along.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

What Do We Want to Study?

We voted.
We want to study the house, food, then people and family.
We have a book.
It is about us.
We can read it!
Spell the words.
Play a game.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

It's ESINC Day Once Again

Thursday is

Information for 
Newcomers to


Log into Spelling City to work with our words.
Unscramble sentences

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Summer in Windsor

We know:

  • Fireworks Night is June 26 at 9:48 p.m.
  • To bring a chair or a blanket
  • Sandpoint Beach is on Riverside Drive (bus 2 + 1.1 km walking)
  • There is free parking across the street
  • We can watch a free movie in a travelling dome
  • It stops in Windsor July 7-11 at the foot of Goyeau
  • Summer Fest has rides, games and food that are not free
  • The music is free
Log into Spelling City to play games with the words.

Thursday, June 1, 2017


You learned 16 new words for fruit!

We can read flyers.
We know $1.99 ea means each.
We know $1.99 lb means pound. Oh, America!
We know $2.49 kg means kilo. O, Canada!
We even know about bags of lemons and boxes of berries.
We know the picture in HandsOn! isn't a mango. It's a papaya. But we forgive them.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

A Problem at Work

You know all the parts of the body.

You know the five aches.

You can talk about other problems:
Now you can read the story of Abdi.

He hurts his back.  He gets a note from the doctor.

Spell the words.

Play a game.