Thursday, July 29, 2021

Holding the Bag: EXTRAL The Lincoln Memorial

Thu 7/29  NO CLASS--Teacher's Meeting!!!

Fri 7/30 9:00-10:15 am Zoom ID: 597 738 4168, Password: 226317 https://bit.ly/maecit

Friday July 30, 2021 LAST ZOOM CLASS

Monday August 16 9:00 am -- Class starts at Milpitas Adult School

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Fun Story Time: Lincoln Memorial

USCIS: Lesson Plans


Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Holding the Bag 15: A Very Special Letter

Wed 7/28 9:00-10:15 am Zoom ID: 597 738 4168, Password: 226317 https://bit.ly/maecit

Thu 7/29  NO CLASS--Teacher's Meeting!!!

Fri 7/30 9:00-10:15 am Zoom ID: 597 738 4168, Password: 226317 https://bit.ly/maecit

Friday July 30, 2021 LAST ZOOM CLASS

Monday August 16 9:00 am -- Class starts at Milpitas Adult School

ONLINE REGISTRATION for ESL/Citizenship and HSE programs for the 2021-22 school is now open!
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Holding the Bag by Ana Gianola
Negasi is a taxi driver from Ethiopia who has been in the U.S. for many years and has a family. He accidentally becomes involved in a robbery and faces a moral issue. (Buy here)


CHAPTER 15
fortunate
faraway
immigrant
normal
enclosed
successful
letter
election
economy
country
weather
routine
envelope
broken


Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Holding the Bag 14: More Interviews

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Friday July 30, 2021 LAST ZOOM CLASS

Monday August 16 9:00 am -- Class starts at Milpitas Adult School

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Selena ordered pizza. When she opened the box, she found money, not pizza, inside. what happens next?

Holding the Bag by Ana Gianola
Negasi is a taxi driver from Ethiopia who has been in the U.S. for many years and has a family. He accidentally becomes involved in a robbery and faces a moral issue. (Buy here)


Monday, July 26, 2021

Holding the Bag 13: An Interview for the Newspaper

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Friday July 30, 2021 LAST ZOOM CLASS

Monday August 16 9:00 am -- Class starts at Milpitas Adult School

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VOA Learning English: English in a Minute: Straight from the Horse's Mouth

Holding the Bag by Ana Gianola
Negasi is a taxi driver from Ethiopia who has been in the U.S. for many years and has a family. He accidentally becomes involved in a robbery and faces a moral issue. (Buy here)


Friday, July 23, 2021

Holding the Bag: Week Three Review

Mon to Fri 9:00-10:15 am Zoom ID: 597 738 4168, Password: 226317 https://bit.ly/maecit

Friday July 30, 2021 LAST ZOOM CLASS

Monday August 16 9:00 am -- Class starts at Milpitas Adult School

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City of Mount Vernon, WA - Government Television: Community Policing 101: Reporting A Crime 

Games 4 ESL: Currency Quiz

Citizenship

Holding the Bag by Ana Gianola
Negasi is a taxi driver from Ethiopia who has been in the U.S. for many years and has a family. He accidentally becomes involved in a robbery and faces a moral issue. (Buy here)


CHAPTER 13    
stories
relatives                                           
spending

Thursday, July 22, 2021

Holding the Bag 12: At the Police Station

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English in a Minute: Get a Grip

  • Negasi finally "gets a grip" and goes to the police



Holding the Bag by Ana Gianola
Negasi is a taxi driver from Ethiopia who has been in the U.S. for many years and has a family. He accidentally becomes involved in a robbery and faces a moral issue. (Buy here)


Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Holding the Bag 11: A Sleepless Night

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VOA English in a Minute: Sleep Like a Rock
How does a rock sleep? And how do you sleep like one? Find out in this week's episode of English in a Minute!

  • Does Negasi sleep like a rock?  Why or why not?
Also watch:

VOA Learning English: How Stress Affects Mental Bandwidth
New research shows how a lack of money, food or even time can affect decision making and the ability to act.
  • Does stress help or hurt Negasi's ability to make a decision about the money?  Why?


Holding the Bag by Ana Gianola
Negasi is a taxi driver from Ethiopia who has been in the U.S. for many years and has a family. He accidentally becomes involved in a robbery and faces a moral issue. (Buy here)