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Weekly Feature:
New Year's Resolutions 
This week, Brad talks about resolutions past and future. Two interesting Internet resources to explore as well. December 31
Featured Web Site:
WebMath Online Math Problem Solving
Solve various Math equations using the WebMath Web page.  December 29

Weekly Feature: Christmas Eve in Vancouver 
This week, Brad gives us a picture of Christmas in Vancouver. December 24
New Quiz: Christmas in Canada
Ten question multiple choice quiz on Canadian Christmas traditions. December 23
Weekly Feature: A Christmas Tree Tradition 
This week, Brad tells us how his family obtains its Christmas tree each year. December 17
Weekly Writing Tip: Verbs Using "ed" Past and Perfect
Writing about your past makes using the "ed" verbs essential.  Teacher writing and worksheet examples provided. December 17
Certificate Tests Success: A Short Report
We've had our most successful certificate test session ever. Read about our results and view information on tomorrow's celebration, certificate ceremony, and potluck. December 21
New Quizzes: A Potluck Quiz; Comparing with Adverbs; Apostrophes, Quotation Marks, and Commas
Five questions help you understand this uniquely North American word, "potluck".  Comments and extra information for all answers, right or wrong. New quiz on adverbs is a practice for Level 4A and 4B Certificate Tests. Practice on apostrophes, quotation marks and commas for all Level 4+ students. Teacher comments on every right answer. December 10 and 16
Weekly Feature: Three Idioms for the Holidays 
This week, Brad brings us some idioms useful during the holiday gift-giving season. December 10
Student Writing:  Ramadan: Feast of God
One of our students explains the special nature of Ramadan, now celebrated by Moslems around the world. December 10
Featured Web Site Audio at CBC
Link to the many programs offered from CBC Radio Canada.  December 9

Student Writing:
"The Bride with Green Eyes" by Lisa
Travelling on a train is a good way to observe people, even better in this interesting story from English 10 student, Lisa. December 3
Weekly Feature: Mothers Against Drunk Driving 
This week, Helen outlines the important programs of MADD and shows how you can be involved in making our roads safer this holiday season and throughout the year. Includes vocabulary and a matching quiz. December 3
GED English 4A-B:  Communications 12: Assignment and Quizzes
Assignment for Communications 12 for December 5 and a prepositions quiz and another one on "Salem's Lot" for GED 4A-B (Louise) December 2
Writing a Successful Test Essay:
Notes from Three Classes
Many practical tips from students at the PALC. Includes links to a sample essay skeleton, topics for essay practice, and links as well. December 2
New Quizzes:
Practice for Level 5 and English 10 Certificate
Three new quizzes from Brad: Appositive Phrases, Punctuating Dialogue, and Objective/Subjective Case of Pronouns. December 1

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