Day 64: How much do you know about South America?

I love studying. I especially love history and geography. And since there’s going to be a little more lock down time left, I’ve decided to start studying countries grouped by continent. South America seems like a good start. This week I want to memorize the following pertaining to South America: history geography country capitals country flags famous people culture cuisine My favorite resources to study … Continue reading Day 64: How much do you know about South America?

Day 19: Adopt an International Student!

If you think being trapped at home, worried about this pandemic, unsure about the future is stressful, imagine doing it in a foreign country. My students are troopers. We’ve trudged ahead and continued our classes via Zoom. Everyday before class I ask them how they’re feeling and if everything is okay. They’ve stayed very positive, but many are worried about how this quarantine will stifle … Continue reading Day 19: Adopt an International Student!

QUARANTINE CHALLENGE #2: Brush up on your geography (and other educational topics)

How many countries can you locate on a map? How many U.S. state capitals do you know? How much history have you studied? If you’re looking for a productive way to spend your time, why not try one of the many educational tools designed to help students with geography, history, chemistry, mathematics, and other educational topics. These are just a few of my favorites: Geography … Continue reading QUARANTINE CHALLENGE #2: Brush up on your geography (and other educational topics)