I looked at the list of words on the green chalkboard. For the past ten minutes, the sweet Ghanaian pupils of this Volta Region school had been raising their hands to share the words in their donated independent reading books that they did not understand.
Here were a few of those words:– Weirdest – Garbage– Massachusetts– Mallow-blaster cookie – Scarecrow – Arnold
I was mystified. These children in the Total Child [...Read More!]