Another Article

I guess I spoke too soon. Just hours after I said yesterday that only one of my articles had been published on FluentU, I got a notification that they'd published another. It's about books that have been made into movies, and how to use them in classes. It's aimed at English teachers, but even non-teachers may find it interesting. At the very least, you can critique my choices--which movies did I forget? Thanks for reading! Read more [...]

Sitzbook Book Review: ‘The Book Thief’ by Markus Zusak

When I see the title of this post, it's hard not to think that the word "book" appears too many times, but that's just how it is. I read this book a little bit ago. It's listed as my book for July, but I got a bit behind (and still am), and I actually read it mostly in September when I was visiting Colorado. But I had even tried to start it at the end of last year, but when I saw that it was over 500 pages, I decided to save it for this year's Sitzbook project. And here we are. I was in a bit Read more [...]