Who am I, and what am I made up of?: English Literacy Classes

During our initial meet with the children, we found that their English proficiency was limited to a two-sentence introduction of their name and age. In many cases, when struggling to understand a question that was posed towards them, such as, “do you like animals?”, they would respond once again with their name and age. As such, our first module has …

How well do we know English? Testing skills: English Literacy Classes

Last week marked the commencement of our English Literacy Classes with children from House of Blue Hope, and Marziya Golden Manor. For our first lesson, we gauged each child’s starting point through individualized reading and writing activities and games. While articulating their thoughts didn’t come easy, we noticed how so many of them bounced about in excitement when their teachers …