Notices

  • admin posted an update 3 weeks, 5 days ago

    Today’s classes and lessons are at their normally scheduled times.
    Please be advised that there may be snow this afternoon starting around 12:00 pm (China Standard Time).

  • admin posted an update 3 weeks, 5 days ago

    Online courses require more time than on-campus classes.

    Online courses make it easier to procrastinate.

    Online courses require good time-management skills.

    Online courses may create a sense of isolation, without any socializing with others.

    Online courses don’t have an instructor hounding you to stay on task.

    Online courses require that you…[Read more]

  • admin posted an update 3 weeks, 6 days ago

    Frigid temperatures are on the rise, please drive, ride and walk safely.

  • Teach your child about the science of snow and get some fresh air, with these winter activities.

    Snowflakes and kids are made for each other. You can use your children’s natural curiosity about snow as a […]

  • admin posted an update 4 weeks ago

    Due to the inclement weather (snow stom), has created unsafe and hazardous conditions.

    Therefore due to safefty concerns, today’s classes January 25th, 2018 will be canceled effecitve immediately.
    Please stay safe, stay warm and most of all stay educated.

    Furthermore, please save and or bookmark this link http://blog.dialectzone.org/notices as I…[Read more]

  • admin posted an update 4 weeks, 1 day ago

    Chinese New Year 2018
    Friday, February 16
    Year of the Dog (in 24 days)

  • A precipitous drop in the happiness, self-esteem and life satisfaction of American teens came as their ownership of smartphones rocketed from zero to 73% and they devoted an increasing share of their time […]

  • admin posted an update 1 month ago

    Dear Parents;
    Under the direction of the local and natiional Education Board decision to move up the date for final exams due to inclement weather, Dialect Zone International must adhere to this decision.

    Therefore today’s classes January 23rd, 2018 will be canceled effecitve immediately.
    Please stay safe, stay warm and most of all stay educated.

  • admin posted an update 1 month, 1 week ago

    Martin Luther King Quotes
    The time is always right to do what is right.
    I submit that an individual who breaks the law that conscience tells him is unjust and willingly accepts the penalty by staying in jail to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the very highest respect for law.
    Yes, I see the…[Read more]

  • admin posted an update 1 month, 1 week ago

    Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement. He is best known for his role in the advancement of civil rights using the tactics of nonviolence and civil disobedience based on his Christian beliefs and inspired by the nonviolent activism of…[Read more]

  • admin posted an update 1 month, 1 week ago

    Connecticut is the southernmost state in the New England region of the northeastern United States. As of the 2010 Census, Connecticut features the highest per-capita income, Human Development Index, and median household income in the United States. Connecticut is bordered by Rhode Island to the east, Massachusetts to the north, New York to the…[Read more]

  • admin posted an update 1 month, 1 week ago

    A jib is a triangular sail that sets ahead of the foremast of a sailing vessel. Its tack is fixed to the bowsprit, to the bows, or to the deck between the bowsprit and the foremost mast. Jibs and spinnakers are the two main types of headsails on a modern boat.

  • admin posted an update 1 month, 1 week ago

    A cutter is typically a small, but in some cases a medium-sized, watercraft designed for speed rather than for capacity. Traditionally a cutter sailing vessel is a small single-masted boat, fore-and-aft rigged, with two or more headsails and often a bowsprit. The cutter’s mast may be set farther back than on a sloop.

  • admin posted an update 1 month, 1 week ago

    A schooner is a type of sailing vessel with fore-and-aft sails on two or more masts. The most common type has two masts, the foremast being shorter than the main. While the schooner was originally gaff-rigged, modern schooners typically carry a Bermuda rig.

  • admin posted an update 1 month, 1 week ago

    A ketch is a two-masted sailing craft whose mainmast is taller than the mizzen mast. The name “ketch” is derived from “catch” or fishing boat. Historically the ketch was a northern European square-rigged vessel, often a freighter or fishing boat, particularly in the Baltic and North seas.

  • admin posted an update 1 month, 1 week ago

    Question: What year did the Titanic set sail?
    Answer: The RMS Titanic set sail on its maiden voyage from Southampton, England on April 10, 1912. It sailed to Cherbourg, France and then to Queenstown, Ireland before setting out for New York on April 11, 1912 with more than 2,200 people aboard the ship.

  • admin posted an update 1 month, 1 week ago

    The Lusitania did sink because it was torpedoed by the German U-boat(German submarine) on May 7, 1915 during World War 1. Yes.

  • admin posted an update 1 month, 1 week ago

    RMS Lusitania was a British ocean liner that was in operation during the early 20th century. The ship was a holder of the Blue Riband, and briefly the world’s largest passenger ship until the completion of her sister ship Mauretania. The Cunard Line launched Lusitania in 1906, at a time of fierce competition for the North Atlantic trade. She made…[Read more]

  • admin posted an update 1 month, 1 week ago

    Commanding the ship, the ‘Resolution’, Captain James Cook became the first known European to visit the waters of Antarctica, crossing the Antarctic Circle in latitude 67 degrees south, on 17 January 1773. Pack ice and the solid freezing of the ship’s sails prevented him from exploring the region any further.

  • Load More