By Laura Bone As a parent, I am always looking for ways to help my children grow into the best people they can be. Like it or not, we probably all have a wish list of character traits we hope to instill in our children. It isn’t easy to intentionally parent and choose between the … Continue reading Importance of Exposing Your Child to Different Cultures
Hello everyone! We are so excited to see you all back in school! Today's post is VERY special! Mr. Godk, our new Fourth Grade teacher coming from Brazil, has joined us in reading a story to you! How awesome is that?! As he is getting ready to travel to the US to teach our students … Continue reading Read aloud: O planeta dos pirralhos
Hello everyone,I'm so happy to be back! Here’s a new story for you: O ratinho, o morango vermelho maduro e o grande urso esfomeado. A little mouse is trying to eat a delicious strawberry before a hungry bear finds it. Do you think the mouse will be able to eat first? Let's watch the video … Continue reading Read aloud: O ratinho, o morango vermelho maduro e o grande urso esfomeado
Hey everyone, It's so good to be back! As we are warming up to go back to school, here's a new story for you: Banho sem chuva. A monkey named Mico Maneco really wanted to go to a party. However, his friend gave him one condition to go. Will he be able to do it? … Continue reading Read aloud: banho sem chuva
Hello everyone, Missing school already? 😀 Even if you're not, here's something for you to keep practicing everything you learned in Portuguese so far: All the Portuguese teachers at Majestic Fields worked together to create a Summer bundle for you guys with Comic books, Word search activities, songs, videos, reviews and more! We hope you … Continue reading Summer bundle: Portuguese!
Hey guys! I just made another video with a new cool story to share with you. It's about a friend's request, and a crazy turn of events... One day, the mouse asked a rooster for a favor, that he would take a banana to a goat. The question is... Can the rooster resist? Will he … Continue reading Read aloud: "A banana"
Hello everyone! With everything that is going around lately, we all decided it would be so fun to have us, teachers, read our students stories. And it's my pleasure to read you a beautiful, fun story in Portuguese. "Um novo amigo" tells the story of a boy, Duda, who didn't have any friends nearby to … Continue reading Read aloud: "Um novo amigo"
Hey there! As you all know, we have been invited to represent our DLI Portuguese program in this year's DSU International Festival. It's going to take place on March 28, in the afternoon: We have decided to sing the song "Caranguejo não é peixe", and here is the link to the song we'll be singing: … Continue reading DSU International Festival – Song & Slides
Hello everyone! Since we are talking about the weather in our Science topic of the month, I'm sharing these two videos with you. They are songs with very helpful vocabulary for kids to remember some verbs and adjectives that are common to each season. Let's get them checking those out! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IEKJ-TkWAok https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i9X2K4sfPE0 Hope you enjoy … Continue reading Weather: Seasons in Songs
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AJtyoLazYrQ Here's the video so the kids can practice on our Christmas song this year! It'll be so much fun!