In April several groups of Kindergarten students visited the SSIS Garden to plant marigolds and poppies. Photos are here, on Flickr.com. Enjoy!
Good Habits, Good Students
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I have been teaching secondary school English since 1980 in the United States, Morocco, Switzerland, Austria, Canada, the Netherlands, and China in public, private, and international schools. I am also the author of Good Habits, Good Students: A Complete Guide for Students Who Want to Succeed.
After living and teaching in Suzhou, China since 2004, I returned to Salem, Oregon in July 2015.
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