The Great American Food Waste

Hi Everyone, Well it’s Memorial Day weekend, the unofficial start to summer!! Volunteers have been busy putting over 37,000 flags on the Boston Common in memory of all the people who served and died in our armed forces. The flags will be on display until late Monday afternoon. Today we talked about what the world eats…

Inspire and Advise

Hi Everyone, What a beautiful, sunny and warm day it is! This is graduation season at the many colleges and universities here in Boston and Cambridge. The graduation ceremonies all full of traditions, and a way to honor and congratulate all the students. In addition to awarding diplomas to students, there are also commencement speeches that offer advice and inspiration to graduates…

The Sounds Of Silence

Hi Everyone,   Today we started with a quick review of the 8 parts of speech used in English – and practiced some examples in sentences and then did a fun exercise telling stories with random parts of speech.     Our topic today was – the sounds of silence. We discussed and described what…

May Is Bike Month

Hi Everyone, May is Bike Month!  We started off today with some of the advantages of biking – like, it’s fun and good exercise, less polluting, cheaper, and sometimes quicker. The disadvantages are it can be dangerous riding on roads with cars, can be uncomfortable in bad weather, and sometimes hard to park safely. The…