Summer Barbecue!

Students and staff enjoyed a barbecue lunch of burgers and hotdogs at teacher Randy’s house in downtown Burlington!  It was a hot afternoon and a great opportunity for students from different groups to get to know each other and drink some cold beer!

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Class Trip to Niagara Falls!

On the warmest day of the year so far (with temperatures hitting 30 degrees!), students and teachers enjoyed a class trip to Niagara Falls today! We visited both the American and Horseshoe Falls and took the exciting boat trip Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day to all the students who are mothers, who will become mothers, or who have mothers (which means everyone!)  In Canada, Mother’s Day is celebrated on the second Sunday in May (as it is in many Continue reading

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Celebrating Easter at English Encounters!

Students learned about Easter traditions in Canada in a special class before breaking for the Easter long weekend. Teacher Zoryana shared her Easter Egg decorating skills (which she learned from childhood in her native Ukraine, the home of the most Continue reading

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