In many parts of Africa a small worm called bilharzia is found. There are two kinds of bilharzia: one which lives in a human being’s lower bowel, and one which lives in the bladder. Bilharzia is also the name of the disease the worm causes. Although it rarely kills people, it weakens them, and makes … More Bilharzia


Although American Indians have been smoking tobacco for over a thousand years, it was not widely used in Europe until about 1600 A.D. Since that time, tobacco smoking has become quite popular, and has spread quite rapidly. In this century, the use of tobacco has become extremely common. However, doctors have begun to notice that … More Cigarettes

Diet and Health

For our bodies to work properly we must eat the right kinds of food. There are five main groups of food. These are carbohydrates, fats, protein, minerals and vitamins. Fats and carbohydrates are the chief energy-giving foods. They include bread, butter, potatoes and sugar. Proteins are essential for health and growth and are found in … More Diet and Health

How to Use Yahoo Messenger App in Teaching Content

I have around 20 students in my English class. I teach for eleventh grade in Senior High School. We need new learning plan to give new experience for students. One of them is learning by Yahoo Messenger. There are the details how to use Yahoo Messenger App in teaching content: Classroom setting: I teach in … More How to Use Yahoo Messenger App in Teaching Content

Learning Design

This post is for English teachers who need some references to teach biography text for eleventh grade. A biography (or simply bio) is a detailed description of a person’s life. It involves more than just the basic facts like education, work, relationships, and death, but also portrays a subject’s experience of these life events. Unlike … More Learning Design

Procedure Text

Definition: A procedure is a text that tells you how to do, make or use something. It will give you a step-by-step guide so that you can achieve a specific goal. Procedures can be either written or oral (spoken). Written procedures often have images or diagrams to help the reader understand the procedure. Oral procedures, … More Procedure Text