Monday, April 30, 2018

Do We Have School Today?

Do we have school today?

Polaris Career Center:  Check the Polaris Career Center website.  Often the high school will be closed, but adult classes will remain open.

English and Pathways for Healthcare Professionals:  if Cleveland State University is closed, there will be no class.

You can sign up to receive school closing alerts for your phone or check the Internet:  

Fox 8 News

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

America's Independence from Great Britain

Past Progressive (Continuous) vs Simple Past Tenses

Online excercises to practice:

Class Activity:

Write down as many past progressive sentences as possible while watching a segment from the movie Hugo.  

Orphaned and alone except for an uncle, Hugo Cabret (Asa Butterfield) lives in the walls of a train station in 1930s Paris. Hugo's job is to oil and maintain the station's clocks, but to him, his more important task is to protect a broken automaton and notebook left to him by his late father.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Using Past Participles

The following videos can help you practice some common past participles.