Use this infographic on your whiteboard or as a handy reference file on your tablet or class workstation. This infographic will help explain some of those tricky homophones... plus a little bit of valuable advice about not letting your pen work faster than your head. Also listed are some of those 'word words' that are useful to know when we are discussing our and other people's writing. #literacy #education #grammar
WORD OF THE DAY: Eunoia is the shortest English word containing all five main vowel graphemes. It comes from the Greek word εὔνοια, meaning "well mind" or "beautiful thinking." It is also a rarely used medical term referring to a state of normal mental health.
On January The Epiphany marks the and final day of Christmas. It is a national holiday. A big tradition for Epiphany is la befana, a witch on a broomstick who brings candy and coal to children in their stockings the night before.