March Workshops

March 2021 Schedule   3/1/21 Monday – The Write-Right Literacy Program (tutoring) | 6 PM-7:30 PM EST 3/2/21 Tuesday – The Write-Right Literacy Program | 6 PM-7:30 PM EST 3/3/21 Wednesday – The Write-Right Literacy Program (tutoring) | 6 PM-7:30 PM EST 3/4/21 Thursday – The Write-Right Literacy Program | 6 PM-7:30 PM EST 3/8/21 Monday –Continue reading “March Workshops”

Logophiles

Good morning, dfoww learners. Our Logophiles and Word of the Day (two-part) reading and writing workshops have been designed to help our students improve all areas of communication i.e., – listening, speaking, reading and writing. Having a robust vocabulary plays an important part in learning to read. Our objective is to introduce and familiarize ourContinue reading “Logophiles”

February Workshops

February 2021 Schedule   2/1/21 Monday – The Write-Right Literacy Program (tutoring) | 6pm EST-7:30pm EST 2/2/21 Tuesday – The Write-Right Literacy Program | 6pm EST-7:30pm EST 2/3/21 Wednesday – The Write-Right Literacy Program (tutoring) | 6pm EST-7:30pm EST 2/4/21 Thursday – The Write-Right Literacy Program | 6pm EST-7:30pm EST 2/8/21 Monday – The Write-Right Literacy ProgramContinue reading “February Workshops”

January Workshops

January 2021 Schedule  All online reading and writing workshops will be published by 12 p.m. EST.  1/12/21 Tuesday – Logophiles | Building Vocabulary 1/13/21 Wednesday – Word of the Day | Word of the Day 1/19/21 Tuesday – Logophiles | Building Vocabulary 1/20/21 Wednesday – Word of the Day | Word of the Day 1/29/21 Friday –Continue reading “January Workshops”

Affinity for Adjectives

Word Game  Adjectives describe or modify the meaning of nouns and pronouns to make them more specific.  Examples  • The astonished hiker sat on the wooden bench staring at the arresting colors of the stunning sunset.  astonished = adjective being used to describe the hiker  hiker = noun  wooden = adjective being used to describeContinue reading “Affinity for Adjectives”

Serendipity

Serendipity Correct pronunciation: \ ˌser-ən-ˈdi-pə-tē \ Definition: 1. a happy coincidence 2. an accidental and positive discovery 3. unexpected luck Serendipity is “good luck in making unexpected and fortunate discoveries.” – Vocabulary Dictionary  Part of Speech (POS): noun Why is it important to know a word’s part of speech? Understanding the different parts of speechContinue reading “Serendipity”

Logophiles

Word Game  Good morning, dfoww learners. Our Logophiles and Word of the Day (two-part) reading and writing workshops have been designed to help our students improve all areas of communication, including listening, speaking, reading and writing. Having a robust vocabulary is essential for these skills. Our objective is to introduce and familiarize our students with newContinue reading “Logophiles”

December Workshops

December 2020 Schedule All online reading and writing workshops will be published by 12 p.m. EST. 12/16/20 Wednesday – Logophiles | Building Vocabulary 12/17/20 Thursday – Word of the Day | Word of the Day 12/22/20 Tuesday – Affinity for Adjectives | Building Vocabulary Additional Announcements Currently we are still accepting applications for individuals interested inContinue reading “December Workshops”

Auspicious Learners

Word Game One way we build vocabulary is by word association. The goal of this word association game is to help our participants make connections between words. Synonym: a word or phrase that means exactly or nearly the same as another word or phrase in the same language Directions: 1. Select the group of wordsContinue reading “Auspicious Learners”