Monday, January 20, 2020

 Saturday Club-4-Kids.
From after school events to summer camps, Window on America Center offers endless education and fun. Discover our last Kids.January 19, 2020 attending the Club the small members learned about the present simple  in the context of personal information.

 The lesson started with a practice about their worksheets that were written in the previous lesson.
That was followed by an exercise where students have to match, correct, work in small groups and practice more about the present simple  .

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Window on America Center in Lutsk for Volunteer Services and Social Activities!
Today, the Center became a platform for the implementation of social initiatives of Volyn pupils.
The Center visitors had a great opportunity to fulfill their ideas and to present the projects about the history of Volyn Region .
The long history of the Center’s events includes various initiatives, and projects, which gave important experience, language practice and became a basis for the creation of the Debate Club.

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Дарунок Волинській державній обласній універсальній науковій бібліотеці імені Олени Пчілки

Дарунок Волинській державній обласній універсальній науковій бібліотеці імені Олени Пчілки

До Волинської державніої обласної універсальної наукової бібліотеки імені Олени Пчілки надійшов вантаж із 108 примірників цінної літератури. Їх люб’язно за свої кошти надіслало зі Сполучених Штатів Америки подружжя – Михайло Іванович Герець та його дружина Алла Кузьмівна Легка-Герець. Серед книжок – „Історія України-Руси” Михайла Грушевського в 10 томах (Нью-Йорк, 1954), „Твори” Івана Франка у 20 томах (Нью-Йорк, 1956), „Твори” Лесі Українки у 12 томах (Нью-Йорк, 1953), „Твори” Тараса Шевченка в 14 томах (Чикаго, 1962), „Словарь украинского язика” (Київ, 1907, репринтне видання 1958).

Sunday, October 20, 2019

“Engaging Students in the Class”

On Friday, October 18, 2019 the Window on America Lutsk Center held an
Marie Snider, English Language Resident at the America House, led the session and shared strategies and ideas.

“Engaging Students in the Class” workshop for English language teachers.
Our main aim for this workshop was to equip the teachers with an understanding of how to keep interactive in the classroom.
Also the audience learned about the latest collection of English learning and teaching resources.
The focus was made on the resources that help educators in becoming more familiar with modern technologies associated with teaching and learning English language.
The meeting was a great way to get ideas how to engage students in the learning process, find available resources to make school fun!

Sunday, October 6, 2019

Debate Club at the Window on America Center!

The Club is always supported by a native-speaker (Peace Corp Volunteer Scott Ludwig) who is an active participant in the conversation;
By participating in the Debate club, the Center visitors canl learn skills such as communication, leadership, and argumentation.

At the club the audience took part at a series of lectures, interactive sessions, and an end-of-the-year debate meeting among the students.

It's a great way to practice public speaking, construct arguments and exercise reasoning while working with friends. 

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

The Debate Club Gathered WOA Center Visitors!

The Debate Club Gathered WOA Center Visitors!
The Club was organized in the format of chat with native-speakers, Peace Corp Volunteers Scott Ludwig and Vladimir Leontiev.
Numerous activities, team discussions gave an opportunity to improve the speaking and listening comprehension, to overcome the communication skill to a new level.