Is it Then or Than?: Honing Your Homophones

Is it it's or its? Then or than? What about your or you're? These are homophones -- words that sound alike but have different spellings and meanings. They are commonly mixed up among students, and unfortunately, adults, as well. ALL. THE. TIME. In no particular oder, these are seven of some of the most commonly … Continue reading Is it Then or Than?: Honing Your Homophones

Fall Words from A to Z

This weekend my family and I went apple picking. The season has officially started, although here in New England it felt a bit more like summer than fall with an orchard temp of close to 80 (!). Nevertheless, fall is my favorite season, as sweater weather will soon be upon us. This post is focused … Continue reading Fall Words from A to Z