The Weekly Blog Round-Up

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Week of 6/25/12 – 7/01/12

Adult Education Center (AEC)
Power Point Lessons
Art in the Village
ESL Vocabulary: Family
No Classes Wednesday 7/4 & Thursday 7/5
Fourth of July lessons

AEC Annex (AECX)
Lab Link: Independence Day!
Hot weather advice from the Lab

Athens Drive (ADHS)
Fourth of July
Outdoor Summer Movies on Hillsborough Street
NO CLASS July 4th & 5th
Brooks Ave Church of Christ (CHOC)
Independence Day in the Triangle
Summer Concert Guide
Great Lakes for Boating in Wake County
Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church (FVUMC)
How to Pronounce AH vs UH: American English
North Carolina Festivals

Garner United Methodist Church (GUMC)
Summer Schedule at GUMC
Stay cool this weekend!
What are your goals, Level 4?
Comparison/contrast Essay by Viridiana
Phrase Verb Practice Online

Highlands United Methodist Church (HUMC)
Important Reminder!
Free Tae Kwon Do Class for Children!
Hispanic Family Center (HFC)
What we do with Money
Independence Day! The 4th of July is America’s Birthday
Be Careful – Heat Waves Can Be Deadly
Reminder – No classes on Wed / Thurs.

Millbrook High School (MLBK)
No classes on July 4 and 5 for Independence Day!
July 4 is Independence Day!
Congratulations to Millbrook’s newest citizens, Alma and Monica!
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Officer visits Millbrook Citizenship students!
Northern Wake Campus (401N)
Beach Fun in Raleigh For the Family
No Classes – July 3 & 4
Reedy Creek Middle School (RCMS)
Independence Day Fun–The Muppets!
Pronouncing Letter R
Independence Day Events in Cary

St. Andrews Presbyterian Church & St. Philip Lutheran Church (SAPC)
4th of July HOLIDAY – no class Wednesday & Thursday
Household Chores = Housework
4th of July Celebration in downtown Raleigh – FREE

Western Wake Campus (Millpond)
No Classes July 2-6
Present Perfect Simple vs. Present Perfect Progressive
Free Concerts This Weekend

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Week of 6/18/12 – 6/24/12

Adult Education Center (AEC)
Summer Solstice – June 20th
Improve your reading skills (great practice for ERV!)
Money – video lessons and a game website
AEC Annex (AECX)
PM Semester Ends
Morning Lab Link: in/at/on
Safety during hot weather and first aid emergencies
Uniting NC: the Welcome Movement

Athens Drive (ADHS)
Carolina Railhawks vs FC Edmonton – SOCCER
North Carolina is home!
Past Perfect
Brooks Ave Church of Christ (CHOC)
North Carolina is our home
Learn About Health With Level 4 Students

Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church (FVUMC)
North Carolina is Home!
/I/ Pronunciation
Blood Pressure Clinic
Garner United Methodist Church (GUMC)
Uniting NC: the Welcoming Movement
Essays by Viridiana and Yurizan (ERV)
Essays by Viridiana and Yurizan (ERV)-2
Characterization in Amy’s Class

Highlands United Methodist Church (HUMC)
Have vs. Has
$10/Hour Job Opportunity for High Level English Speakers and Readers!
Health Clinics for the Uninsured
English Lesson: Food
Part-Time Job Opportunity (Penzeys Spices)
Job Opportunity and/or Online Job Application Practice (Harris Teeter)

Hispanic Family Center (HFC)
Count and non Count food
Diversity is part of North Carolina
Song selection for this week – Summertime – Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong
Millbrook High School (MLBK)
Learn “Baseball idioms”
Summertime is here!
North Carolina is home!
Northern Wake Campus (401N)
4th of July – Independence Day
4th of July Celebration – Raleigh – FREE
People in North Carolina
GET… and its different meanings
Health: Illnesses (Aches and Pains)
Rooms in a House

Reedy Creek Middle School (RCMS)
Peak City Pig Fest
Run, Bike, Walk, & Hike on Cary Greenways!
Biography.com–Franklin Chang-Diaz
St. Andrews Presbyterian Church & St. Philip Lutheran Church (SAPC)
4th of July – Independence Day
Occupation – Jobs
Phonics – low level
North Carolina – home to many
Asking Questions
Western Wake Campus (Millpond)
Another, (The) Other(s), Each Other, Every Other
Important Information
North Carolina is Home!

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Week of 6/11/12 – 6/17/12
Adult Education Center (AEC)
Father’s Day is Sunday, June 17th
Congratulations to our new U.S. Citizen!
Phrases with “MAKE”
AEC Annex (AECX)
ESL Lab Registration 6/18/12
Water, water, everywhere…
Lab Link: Don’t, Doesn’t, Didn’t
Athens Drive (ADHS)
The Mail Box
The Saturday Market

Brooks Ave Church of Christ (CHOC)
Great Lakes for Walking in Wake County
Negatives (Part 3): Commands and “do” as the main verb
Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church (FVUMC)

Garner United Methodist Church (GUMC)
Dictionaries Online
Kids Bowl Free…EVERY DAY this summer!
Grocery vocabulary practice for Angela’s class
Highlands United Methodist Church (HUMC)
Part-Time Job Opportunity
Health Clinics for the Uninsured
Important Announcement!
English Lesson: Food
Job Opportunity and/or Online Job Application Practice

Hispanic Family Center (HFC)

The Power of “Will”
Father’s Day
Congratulations to our newest America Citizen
Dance with my Father Song
Millbrook High School (MLBK)
Flag Day is June 14
New U.S. citizen shares USCIS interview experience
Father’s Day is June 17. Practice phrases with “make”
Final summer registration is Monday, June 18
Northern Wake Campus (401N)
Father’s Day
COINS – Learning and Counting
YES or NO Questions
No More Registrations For The Summer
Reedy Creek Middle School (RCMS)
Questions with the verb “to have”
Summer Sertoma Series “Summer Pops”
St. Andrews Presbyterian Church & St. Philip Lutheran Church (SAPC)
USCRI NC Open House – June 20
Western Wake Campus (Millpond)
Registration is Tomorrow
Little, A Little, Few, A Few, Many, Much, A lot of, Lots of
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Week of 5/30/12 – 6/06/12

Adult Education Center (AEC)

Easy Articles in English!
Explore North Carolina!
Kids’ Program about Milk Making!
Adverbs of Frequency

AEC Annex (AECX)

Lab Link: Present Perfect
Make some “small talk” on First Friday in Raleigh!
911 or 919? Dial carefully!

Athens Drive (ADHS)

Friday Family Flicks!
Tell Your Own Story

Brooks Ave Church of Christ (CHOC)
Sunday in the Park Concert Series
Negatives (Part 2): How to use “do not” and “does not”

Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church (FVUMC)

Fuquay Flea Market
“Kitchen” – English Vocabulary

Garner United Methodist Church (GUMC)

FINAL Summer Semester Registration 6/4/12
Continuous Tenses: Past, Present and Future
Learn Something New Online at gcflearnfree.org

Highlands United Methodist Church (HUMC)
Come Celebrate World Refugee Day!
Free Concerts in Cary!

Hispanic Family Center (HFC)

It’s hot – Let’s go Swimming
A new Link full of Links!
This Week’s Song is “Stronger”

Millbrook High School (MLBK)
ESL Citizenship Summer Class 2012!
Visit the North Carolina Executive Mansion in June!

Northern Wake Campus (401N)

What County Do You Live In?
Using “They’re – There – Their” Correctly

Reedy Creek Middle School (RCMS)

Preparing for the Citizenship Test
Registration Reminder June 4th
Cary Compost Bin Sale

St. Andrews Presbyterian Church & St. Philip Lutheran Church (SAPC)

World Refugee Day – Saturday, June 16

Western Wake Campus (Millpond)
Tongue Twisters
Art Classes for Children in Cary

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Week of 4/16/12 – 4/22/12

Adult Education Center (AEC)

2012 International Fashion Shows

Earth Day 2012

Practice Alphabetizing in English!

Clothing Vocabulary

Clothing Videos

AEC Annex (AECX)

Lab Link: Comparative Adjectives

“Respect your Mother!” Earth Day Celebrations This Weekend

Lab Link: Superlatives

LAST REGISTRATION MONDAY 4/23!

Athens Drive (ADHS)

ESL – Spring Cookout 2012

Athens Drive – Summer Semester

Brooks Ave Church of Christ (CHOC)

Grand Opening!!

Music Festival – This Weekend

Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church (FVUMC)

Pronunciation:R

Vocabulary: Hotel Reservations

Garner United Methodist Church (GUMC)

Summer Semester Registration 5/1/12

How to Make Comments on This Blog

Pronunciation: silent “w”

Congratulations, students!

“Respect your Mother!” Celebrate Earth Day in Raleigh

Highlands United Methodist Church (HUMC)

Free Art Festival: Artsplosure!

Price Tags

Hispanic Family Center (HFC)

Next Registration is April 23

Earth Day – Is it a holiday?

Songs – a Fun Way to Practice English

Millbrook High School (MLBK)

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services visits Millbrook!

Earth Day is April 22!

Northern Wake Campus (401N)

When To Use “FOR”

Reading – Levels 2 & 3

Reading -Level 1

Earth Day – April 22nd

Pronunciation “R”

Direct and Indirect Objects


Reedy Creek Middle School (RCMS)

Sertoma Series–FREE Concerts

Common Prefixes

St. Andrews Presbyterian Church & St. Philip Lutheran Church (SAPC)

Free Concert – Sunday, April 29

Level 2 – Reading

Earth Day – Reading – Level 1

UPCOMING SCHEDULE


Western Wake Campus (Millpond)

Either, Neither, Both, and Too

2012 Culinary Arts Showcase


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Week of   4/9/12 – 4/15/12

Adult Education Center (AEC)

Website for Busy Teachers!

Oh no, it’s Friday the 13th!

Crossroads Café Graduates!

AEC Annex (AECX)

REGISTRATION MONDAY 4/16!

Lab Link: Comparative Adjectives

Lab Link: Questions with Prepositions

“Al Norte Al Norte: Latino Life in NC”

Athens Drive (ADHS)

Cary Invasion vs Big Texas

Tag Questions

Brooks Ave Church of Christ (CHOC)

Practicing Vocabulary

Family Event at the J.C. Raulston Arboretum

Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church (FVUMC)

Writing Practice

WAKE Tech’s Culinary Art Show

Garner United Methodist Church (GUMC)

Last Week of Classes: April 16-19

Comparative Adjectives for Susan’s Class

Past Tense -ed Pronunciation

Highlands United Methodist Church (HUMC)

Reading Comprehension: At the Doctor’s Office

Wake Technical Community College Continuing Education

Hispanic Family Center (HFC)

HFC is alive with the sounds of English

New Nature Research Center at NC Museum of Natural Sciences

Millbrook High School (MLBK)

14th Annual Lebanese Festival on April 21 and 22!

Students, practice English online using these links!

Northern Wake Campus (401N)

CONGRATULATIONS ARZU!!

Summer Dates

WHEN TO USE “TO”

Concert – Sunday, April 29 – Joyner Park Amphitheater

Level 3 – Vision Boards

Reedy Creek Middle School (RCMS)

Free Tax Preparation

Earth Day 2012 – April 22

Spring Daze Arts and Crafts Festival

St. Andrews Presbyterian Church & St. Philip Lutheran Church (SAPC)

NOUNS – COUNTable AND UNCOUNTable

Area Codes 919 and 984 for Raleigh/Durham/Cary Area

Western Wake Campus (Millpond)

Listening Practice for Advanced Students

Angels Among Us 5K and Family Fun Walk

WTCC Is in the News

Why Bilinguals Are Smarter

Classes Resume Today



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Week of   4/2/12 – 4/8/12

Adult Education Center (AEC)

No Classes April 5th & 6th

Women’s History Month Celebration Tea

Easter: Sunday, April 8th

AEC Annex (AECX)

Spring Poetry by Faithe’s Students

Check out this Local Latina Artist’s Show + Opening

Congratulations to our students!

Athens Drive (ADHS)

Raleigh Easter Egg Hunt

Lee’s Job

Brooks Ave Church of Christ (CHOC)

Volunteer Fair

Mini Spring Break

Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church (FVUMC)

Garner United Methodist Church (GUMC)

Vocabulary Posters in Shanna’s Class

Leisure Time Journals from Susan’s Class

No Class 4/12, but all are welcome at the Business Expo!

Highlands United Methodist Church (HUMC)

Practice English at the Highland United Methodist Church Garden on Saturdays!

Writing Practice: Skills and Plans

Reading Practice: Skills and Plans

Hispanic Family Center (HFC)

Jaimie’s Baby has Arrived!

Get Fit Dancing Salsa

Millbrook High School (MLBK)

Easter is April 8, 2012!

Taxes are due on April 17 this year!

Northern Wake Campus (401N)

Thursday – April 5 – No Class!

NAJOUA – Contest Winner

Reedy Creek Middle School (RCMS)

St. Andrews Presbyterian Church & St. Philip Lutheran Church (SAPC)

Western Wake Campus (Millpond)


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Week of   3/19/12 – 4/2/12

Adult Education Center (AEC)

April Fool’s Day!

Body Vocabulary ~ Videos

Wake County Public Libraries Book Sale!

The “Money Man” gives advice

Learning about Body Parts

AEC Annex (AECX)

Annex CLOSED 4/2-4/6; REGISTRATION 4/9!

Maggie’s Class: Past, Present and Future

ESL Lab Link: Synonyms and Antonyms

How to say “-ed” at the end of verbs

Athens Drive (ADHS)

Wake County Library Book Sale

Kelly’s Neighborhood

Brooks Ave Church of Christ (CHOC)

Tornado Safety

Books, Books, and More Books

Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church (FVUMC)

There Will Be No Classes Easter Week 04/2-5.

Professions and Jobs:

Poem Written by Our Student

Garner United Methodist Church (GUMC)


Highlands United Methodist Church (HUMC)

Write am, is, or are.

Saturdays at the Garden

Thinking About Your Future

Hispanic Family Center (HFC)

Last week of Spring Semester. Register for next Semester!

Grab your Baskets and go Easter Egg Hunting

Important Telephone Number Change

Present Simple – He, She and It – Remember the S!

Millbrook High School (MLBK)

Do you like books? Visit the Wake County Public Libraries 2012 Booksale & Festival!

Congratulations to Nieve on passing the USCIS Citizenship interview!

Spring is here! Spring vocabulary lesson

Do you want to learn about United States geography?

Northern Wake Campus (401N)

Reading: Wolves

April Fools’ Day – April 1st

Reedy Creek Middle School (RCMS)

Homework for Sylvia’s Class D: The American Southwest

Article: Breath-Powered Phone Charger Invented

Easter Egg Hunt & Eggstravaganza at Bond Park

Class D Student Shares Her Idea

Student Work: Class C

Homework for Sylvia’s class D: American Workplace Expectations

Welcome Spring!

India Fest: Saturday March 24th and Sunday March 25th

Annual Health Fair–FREE!

St. Andrews Presbyterian Church & St. Philip Lutheran Church (SAPC)

Things People Wear

Tools That People Use

Buildings

Western Wake Campus (Millpond)

Writing Letters

Do You Want to Go to University/College?

NPR: Rabies And Recovery

Typing Lessons On-Line

Free Crash Courses On-Line

Idioms with C

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Week of   3/19/12 – 3/25/12

Adult Education Center (AEC)

“To Be” and Describing People

Spring Break

St. Patrick’s Day

Consignment Sale!

Possessive Pronouns

AEC Annex (AECX)

Raleigh Library Book Sale!

Synonyms, antonyms and homophones for the LAB!

If you caught a leprechaun…what would you ask for?

Athens Drive (ADHS)

Brooks Ave Church of Christ (CHOC)

Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church (FVUMC)

Garner United Methodist Church (GUMC)

Highlands United Methodist Church (HUMC)

Hispanic Family Center (HFC)

Millbrook High School (MLBK)

Northern Wake Campus (401N)

Reedy Creek Middle School (RCMS)

St. Andrews Presbyterian Church & St. Philip Lutheran Church (SAPC)

Western Wake Campus (Millpond)


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