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Popsicles - The Official Westcoast Reader

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In 1905, Frank Epperson invented the Popsicle. He was 11 years old. His friends loved them. He called the treat "Epsicle".
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Sand Cats: Where The Adults Are Kittens And The Kittens Are Also Kittens

Sand Cats: Where The Adults Are Kittens And The Kittens Are Also Kittens | ESL - Language Teaching | Scoop.it
Sand cats are the Peter Pan of felines: they retain a kitten-like appearance their whole lives, giving the impression that they never grow up. Although they live in the desert Areas of North Africa, Arabia, Central Asia, and Pakistan, they are considered near threatened due to the illegal pet trade and sport hunting.
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Srebrenica Revisited

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Twenty years on, those who died trying to escape the killing fields in Bosnia are remembered.
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Conservation officer suspended for refusing to kill bear cubs

Conservation officer suspended for refusing to kill bear cubs | ESL - Language Teaching | Scoop.it
A B.C. conservation officer has been suspended without pay for refusing to kill two bear cubs, after their mother was killed for repeatedly raiding a freezer full of meat.
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Etiquette - The Official Westcoast Reader

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Level 2 January 2011 What is etiquette? Etiquette* is a set of rules telling people how to behave. Different cultures have different rules. For example, there are rules about eating, using cell phones and greeting people. *(say: eh-ti-kit) Some rules … Continue reading →
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Career Trek

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Come along with Viviana and Brian as they trek over 10,000 km across B.C. and bring 95 careers to life!
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Career Trek - a new series profiling exciting careers across British Columbia

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Seven steps to a healthier life | The Official Westcoast Reader

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Don’t wash your chicken! Just unwrap, cut and cook | The Official Westcoast Reader

Don’t wash your chicken! Just unwrap, cut and cook | The Official Westcoast Reader | ESL - Language Teaching | Scoop.it
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Easy, healthy lunches for school - Audio | The Official Westcoast Reader

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Thousands of Canadians live to be 100 years old | The Official Westcoast Reader

Thousands of Canadians live to be 100 years old | The Official Westcoast Reader | ESL - Language Teaching | Scoop.it
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The cost of food in Canada - Audio | The Official Westcoast Reader

The cost of food in Canada - Audio | The Official Westcoast Reader | ESL - Language Teaching | Scoop.it
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A level 1 reading for classroom listening practice. 

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The Daily Routines of Famous Artists and Scholars

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  Published last year (23 April 2013), Mason Currey's Daily Rituals: How Artists Work took an in-depth look at the daily routines of 161 of history's most inspiring minds. Data visualization a...
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Wind power generates 140% of Denmark's electricity demand

Wind power generates 140% of Denmark's electricity demand | ESL - Language Teaching | Scoop.it
Unusually high winds allowed Denmark to meet all of its electricity needs – with plenty to spare for Germany, Norway and Sweden too
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The Top 10 Happiest Countries and What Makes Them Happy, by Cat Johnson

The Top 10 Happiest Countries and What Makes Them Happy, by Cat Johnson | ESL - Language Teaching | Scoop.it
"Everyone wants to be happy, and increasingly, countries around the world are looking at happiness as an indicator of national well-being and considering happiness in policy making. As this year's World Happiness Report states, "Happiness is increasingly considered a proper measure of social progress and a goal of public policy." But what makes people happy, and which countries have the highest levels of happiness?" Read this summary to find out which countries are amongst the world's happiest, and what factors make them so.
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Boomer Revolution - Doc Zone

Boomer Revolution - Doc Zone | ESL - Language Teaching | Scoop.it
In the 60s, they changed the world. In their 60s, Baby Boomers just may do it again. The largest generation ever born is leading a massive shift in what it means to get old.
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Fear of learning, or 5 reasons why you should constantly learn

Fear of learning, or 5 reasons why you should constantly learn | ESL - Language Teaching | Scoop.it

Here are 5 reasons why you should never stop learning. Hope this will help you to fight your fears and allow you to discover the amazing world.

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53+ Free Image Sources For Your Blog and Social Media Posts

53+ Free Image Sources For Your Blog and Social Media Posts | ESL - Language Teaching | Scoop.it
In social media, we're all increasingly thinking about visual content. But there's one question we get asked quite often: Where can you find free, good quality images that are cleared to use for your blog posts or social media content?...

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More places for photos. Good!

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A great list of Sites where you can find free photos for your blog!  

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Playing soccer helps refugee kids - Audio | The Official Westcoast Reader

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Thousands of Canadians live to be 100 years old - Audio | The Official Westcoast Reader

Thousands of Canadians live to be 100 years old - Audio | The Official Westcoast Reader | ESL - Language Teaching | Scoop.it
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