August 8, 2019
by Nora Nagy
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Beyond the Moon: Space projects for the language class

In our latest post on space travel we boldly go where no language class has gone before: to the outer regions of our solar system! Double page illustration from Paul learns to plan (The Thinking Train Series) written by Herbert Puchta … Continue reading

July 11, 2019
by Nora Nagy
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Moon Landing 50: “One small step for (a) man, one giant leap for mankind”

The moon has sparked our imagination since the beginning of time, inspiring poets, philosophers, scientists, explorers and engineers to meditate on and study it in detail. This month, Helbling Readers Blog goes on a trip to the Moon to celebrate … Continue reading

May 17, 2019
by Nora Nagy
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The Age of Innocence in the English classroom

We are all aware of the benefits of extensive reading, but some of us may feel unsure about how to approach longer texts in class. How should we scaffold the reading for our students and how much time should we dedicate … Continue reading

May 9, 2019
by Nora Nagy
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The Invisible Man in the English classroom

We are all aware of the benefits of extensive reading, but some of us may feel unsure about how to approach longer texts in class. How should we scaffold the reading for our students and how much time should we dedicate … Continue reading

April 18, 2019
by Nora Nagy
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A Connecticut Yankee in the English classroom

We are all aware of the benefits of extensive reading, but some of us may feel unsure about how to approach longer texts in class. How should we scaffold the reading for our students and how much time should we dedicate … Continue reading