Posts tagged ‘reading’

September 22, 2019

Learning to Read Chinese

by duncanr

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January 24, 2019

Where to avoid Trump utterly (bring your library card)

by allthoughtswork

This Poster Outside My School Library


November 5, 2013

Educating Mushy

by duncanr

Yorkshire schoolboy Musharaf “Mushy” Asghar has a bad stammer. Because of this, he was bullied at school – so much so, that in year 7, he skipped school, attending only one day in three, on average

Things changed, though, and he began to acquire some self-esteem and confidence when his English teacher, Mr Burton, borrowing a tip from the film ‘The King’s Speech’, asked him to listen to some music while reading aloud (

November 21, 2012

Close Shave for Santa

by duncanr


Oh bugger !

Oh deer !

Good job Rudolph, Donner, Dasher . . . and the rest of the crew weren’t there to see it

The ignominy of it all. Kids and parents gathered to watch Santa help switch on the Xmas lights at a Reading shopping centre and the silly old fart only goes and . . .

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May 22, 2012

How Fast Are You ?

by duncanr

Are you a speed reader?

How many words can you read in a minute?

Take this test to find out (I scored 314. Can you beat that?)

Click on pic to launch test

ereader test
Source: Staples eReader Department

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