This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

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How the Brits see Canada

By |October 21st, 2015|

Here’s an article on how many British citizens view Canada. An interesting comentary on how we are seen in the mother country!
How the Brits see Canada
What does the world think about us? This question is pondered by many Canadians, and often leads to us […]

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How to Speak with Authority

By |October 3rd, 2014|

How can we speak with authority? Well, first of all, stop using all those fillers, such as “you know” and “like.” Next, stop making statements sound like questions.

Slam poetry performer, Taylor Mali, is also an educator and teacher advocate. He  gives some very funny […]

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FUN WITH WORDS – Learning from Honest Ed

By |August 18th, 2014|

Honest Ed loved to have fun with words
Honest Ed certainly did like to make fun with words. His famous landmark store at Toronto’s Bathurst and Bloor Streets – just down the road from Voice to Word Consulting – is famous for its flashing lights and […]

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Culture impacts parental control

By |August 11th, 2014|

Culture impacts parental control. Yes, as a parent, our cultural influences and the culture we live in have a tremendous influence on how much our kids listen to us and how we are able to discipline them.  And RUSSELL PETERS is one of the few […]

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Homophone or Homophobe? Either way, we are all Homosapiens.

By |August 8th, 2014|

 

It’s hard to imagine a school that professes to teach grammar firing someone over using the word homophone in an education blog. If the homophone is related to a ‘gay agenda’, then maybe so is homosapien? (Don’t worry, the article does explain what a homophone […]

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Poems for Pronunciation – Why Computers Sometimes Crash!

By |October 8th, 2013|

AUDIO-Why Computers Sometimes Crash

This poem sounds like it has been written by the children’s author, Dr. Seuss. Apparently it is anonymous but it sure sounds like him.  His poems are great for pronunciation practice. Try reading it aloud along with the attached audio file. […]

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JOKE OF THE MONTH – Idiom Danger

By |May 10th, 2011|

A friend of mine recently told me a story about a former student who had become a police officer.

One day, he was attending a young man who had fainted. Since the young man was unconscious, the officer called an ambulance which whisked him away […]

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