December 25, 2017
by Nora Nagy
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Five literary Christmas scenes

When we think of Christmas, our memories often get mixed with scenes that we have read in books, poems or seen in films. We have five stories to share with you, all of which tell us about a different aspects … Continue reading

December 6, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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Holiday Reading Selection

The holiday season has arrived, and although we are still busy wrapping up the term and preparing for the holidays, we are also dreaming about the peaceful moments we will spend in the company of a good story. Let’s spread this … Continue reading

December 22, 2014
by Nora Nagy
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‘Twas the night before Christmas…

Let’s read this poem together before Christmas. This poem was written by the American author and professor Clement Clarke Moore, and it was published on 23rd December in 1823. It is the only poem Moore wrote in his life, but … Continue reading

December 17, 2014
by Nora Nagy
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Holiday reading recommendations

Use the Christmas holiday break to get your students to read. Here are some of our favourite festive reads.  If you think you still need some help on choosing the perfect book for a particular class or student, download our … Continue reading

December 12, 2013
by Nora Nagy
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Choose a book for the Christmas holiday

The holidays are just round the corner, and we are all looking forward to relaxing with our friends and families. Christmas is the perfect time to motivate our students to read more. When it comes to holiday reading, freedom to … Continue reading