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Teacher Newsmagazine   Volume 16, Number 5, April 2004  

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TRAVEL/VACATION

MAUI Privately owned, beautiful fully furn. 2 bd., 2 bath condo, across from Kamaole beaches. Great complex, great location. 250-598-6955, F: 250-598-6965.

KIHEI, MAUI Large selection of fully equipped condos. Great beaches. Near shopping centre. Call Alf 604-291-1751, Fax: 604-291-9773, kihei@telus.net

BLACKCOMB Luxury, sleeps 4. ski in/ out. 604-929-6589, www.at-blackcomb.com

FRANCE privately owned, beautiful furn. 1 bd. central Paris; Provence lovely furn. house close to Avignon. Wkly/mthly. 604-738-1876 or 604-298-3904, ir_roland@hotmail.com

WHISTLER Alta Lake, waterfront, 1 bd. condo, 1 km to village, sleeps 4, F/P, TV/ VCR, summer/winter rates 604-298-2070.

WHISTLER GETAWAY Pinecrest Estates, 5 bd. 1400 sq.ft. cabin. sauna, deck with BBQ, fully equip. kitchen. D/W, W/D, wood stove (wood provided). Rates from $170/nt. (seasonal). glush@shaw.ca or Jill or Gerry 604-936-3346.

TOFINO Chesterman Beach across the street. Cozy cottage, fully equip., avail. year-round, $100/night (seasonal), $80 off season. 604-581-3178.

SUNSHINE COAST (Halfmoon Bay) cozy cedar cottage, sleeps 4-6, fantastic ocean view, F/P, BBQ. Call 604-885-7606 or www.blackberrycottagebc.com

QUEEN CHARLOTTE ISLANDS. Fabulous "mothership" kayaking, wilderness adventure, unforgettable experiences. 1-888-559-8317, www.island.net/~archipel.

BLACKCOMB Luxury 2 bd/loft, 3 bath, sleeps 7, ski-in/out. 604-940-0156.

LONG BEACH Furnished 2 bd. suite, sleeps 6. Pets on approval. Near Ucluelet, 10 min. drive from Pacific Rim Park. 250-726-2311, www.island.net/~s-kayak

WHISTLER 1 bd. condo (Whistler Creekside) sleeps 4, F/P, hot tub, swimming pool, sauna. Kitchen fully equip. Undergr. parking. Close to lift and stores. Call early to book and avoid disappointment. Call Jan at 604-530-0958.

MAYNE ISLAND Sunny retreat, 2 bd. & loft, fully equipped, N/S, 1 blk. from Dinner Bay Park. Call 604-264-1855, 604-838-5995.

WHISTLER, Alta Lake Getaway. Tranquility, only min. from the village. Sleeps 6, F/P, canoe. Call 604-850-1017 or 604-941-7302. Visit www.members.shaw.ca/ruhl

WHISTLER Creekside townhouse. Sleeps 8, 2 baths, view of Alpha Lake. 604-535-3447.

DISCOVER FRANCE ON TWO WHEELS! Explore the river valleys of France, cycle through fields of sunflowers, past magnificent chateaux and picturesque villages. Guided by the unbound enthusiasm of a Francophile teacher, the 10-day tours depart July 7th for Burgundy; and July 20th and 31st to the Loire. www.travellers-tale.com, E-mail info@ travellers-tale.com Exclusive to Panorama Travel 1-800-320-3377, BC Reg #2683.

QUALICUM BEACH. Dandelion Cottage. offers a private holiday suite. 1 bd., full kitchen, quiet and peaceful. 1/2 block to beach. Daily or weekly. 250-752-5127 www.geocities.com/dandelioncottageca/

MAYNE ISLAND. Sunny retreat, 2bd. & loft, fully equipped, N/S, 1 blk. from Dinner Bay Park. Call 604-264-1855, 604-838-5995.

WHISTLER condo. Sleeps 4, views, close to village, all amenities. 604-943-9423.

TIBET cultural trek/tour. 30-days July 2004. Small group. Nepal, Mt. Kailas, Lhasa, Katmandu. www.facetofacetraveltours.com 250-247-7652.

GABRIOLA COTTAGE Private, 2 bd., sleeps 6, kitchen, yard, sandy beach access, ideal for young children, N/P, N/S. $725 wkly. Call 250-247-9883, E-mail boysen@shaw.ca, www.gabriolacottage.netfirms.com

EDUCTORS B & B TRAVEL NETWORK $34 a night for two! 6,000 B&Bs worldwide. Educators hosting educators since 1986. "A great service, we were overwhelmed by the kindness and hospitality of our hosts!" David & Alice, both professors, Halifax, NS. See our complete membership directory and join online at www.educatorstravel.com Box 5279, Eugene, OR 97405, 1-800-377-3480. Fun, Friends, and adventure with fellow educators!

KELOWNA Executive lakefront house, downtown, fully equipped, private dock, boat lift, sleeps 6-8, quiet area, avail. year round, ManhattanPointVacations@shaw.ca, 250-762-8138.

PARKSVILLE Fully furnished townhouse, Rathtrevor Beach. 3 bd., 3 bath, steps to sandy beach. members.shaw.ca/twoodrent18, 250-727-6985.

TRAVEL DEALS FOR TEACHERS www.memberstravel.ca

COTSWOLDS—ENGLAND 2 bd. cottage, 2 wks minimum, cotswold@coulter.plus.com

TOFINO Join us in the annual celebration of the migration of the Pacific Gray Whale: mid-March to mid-April. Ideally located on Clayoquot Sound, Cannery Retreat is a perfect base for the Whale Festival. Cannery Retreat is a fully equipped 1 bd. loft condo. Steps from restaurants, galleries, shops and whales! Adult oriented. N/S, N/P. Minimum 2 days. 1-888-492-6662.

HORNBY ISLAND Comfortable 2 bd. cabin for weekly rental during summer 2004. See http://members.shaw.ca/scombs/cabin.html for details.

OKANAGAN Vacation home, 2 bd., spectacular view, lake, beach, 0.7 acres, fully equipped, covered deck, laundry, min. from golf, tennis, 12 wineries. Rent by week July/August $875. 250-498-4539.

LOOKING FOR VACATION HOMES? Visit beautiful Quadra Island. From cozy cottages in the woods to waterfront homes, check our choices www.quadraislandvacationrentals.com, www.gabriolavacations.com Several oceanfront homes or cottages avail. starting at $795/wk. or $280/2 nights plus taxes. Call for detail at 250-247-8577.

CHILCOTIN-WILD HORSE COUNTRY Lakefront log cabins in beautiful Nemaiah Valley. Excellent fishing and hiking. Cabins $70/nt. $420/wk. ph/fax: 250-468-9948, www.konnilakeresort.com

WHISTLER 1 bd. condo in Creekside area. Very affordable rates. Comfortably sleeps 4. Call 604-209-7027 or e-mail jo-anne.hibbert@telus.com

SAVARY ISLAND 2 bd. deluxe water-view duplex, 100 level yds. to sandy beach. N/P. June-Sept. $500-$650/wk. 250-248-9215. Web: www.vanislenet.net/savary

PARKSVILLE BAY WATERFRONT Private cabin: panoramic view, 1 blk to town. N/P. July/Aug. $550-$650/wk. 250-248-9215. Web: www.vanislenet.net/maxwell

ORCA-STRAIT your summer with orcas of Johnstone Strait, N.Vancouver Is. spectacular wildlife cruises. Always an adventure. 250-245-4862, www.bluefjordcharters.com

RURAL 5 bd. renovated farmhouse near Nelson, BC. Private sandy beach on Kootenay Lake. Bicycles, canoe, seasonal fruit. $1575/ wk. www.nelsonbc.ca/adriennes/adriennes. html Call 250-505-5031.

SUN PEAKS RETREAT. Almost new 2 bd. townhouse for rent in glorious Sun Peaks resort. House fully loaded, private hot tub on deck. Sleeps 6-8. Golfing, mountain biking, fishing, swimming, tennis, skiing. Year-round rates starting from $120. Contact italia@telus.net

INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY half share in 2 bd., 2 bath condo at Sun Peaks. Many extras. Call 250-554-6898 or 250-579-8879 for details.

QUADRA ISLAND waterfront view properties available weekly. March-Oct. Variable rates. 1-800-661-9441. lakeokanaganvistas.com

SAILWEST CHARTERS. Tired of watching others enjoy our spectacular marine environment? Learn to sail! CYA "Cruise and Learn" packages for the Gulf Islands, San Juans, and Desolation Sound. www.sailwest.ca, 250-755-1033.

SHUSWAP LAKE. Semi-waterfront trailer. June through Sept. Beach, dock, deck, BBQ. Near golf and marina. Sleeps 2. $400/wk. 604-536-8647.

SHUSWAP LAKE. Semi-waterfront 3 bd. house. June through Sept. Beach, dock, boat anchorage, sundecks, BBQ. Near golf and marina. Sleeps 6. $950/wk. 604-536-8647.

PRAGUE Painting,Photography, Workshop, Guided Tour or BnB, max. 8 persons, 1-2-3 wks/monthly, starting July 1. Lani 604-929-5414. lani.jeffrey@shaw.ca, www.Ianiportfolio.com

WEEKLY RENTAL Silva Bay, Gabriola Island waterfront 4 bd. home on 1 wooded acre. 2 bath, stone F/P, fully equip. kitchen, 1500 sq.ft. deck, overlooking the bay, and 60 ft. private wharf. Excellent for family get togethers. Lots of islands to explore, salmon to catch, seals and eagles to watch. 1 bd. studio also avail. Reduced rates May, June & Sept. 604-948-0070.

RENT OR BUY 1992 Parkmodel Trailer, Mt. Baker Foothills. Addition, Deck, Furnished, Landscaped, www.laketyee.org, j.p.cambrey@shaw.ca, 604-538-6979.

WATERFRONT HALFMOON BAY 3 bd., 1600 sq,ft. home or 4 rm. rustic cottage on 1.5 ac. in Halfmoon Bay on Sunshine Coast. Just 15 min. from Sechelt. Includes use of private dock and dinghy. Close to general store and government dock. 604-294-0033 or www.krazymoose.com

OKANAGAN LAKESIDE HOME by week, June to Oct. Large deck & dock. 604-937-3095, c_jordan@shaw.com

DEEP BAY/VAN. ISLAND waterfront, 3 bd., all amenities, Excellent beach. Peaceful. N/P. N/S. 604-943-7848.

FRANCE south languedoc small village house available for rent June/July/Aug., swanshouseinfrance.com

STICKS and STONES country cottage, Galiano Island, BC. Located in a quiet wooded setting, a modern, self contained, child and pet friendly cottage. Reasonable rates 1-877-303-3546 (toll free). Boat and Moped rentals discounted 10% for registered guests. www.galianoadventures.com

KELOWNA Basement rm. kitchen & bathrm. Clean and comfortable with outside entrance. Weekly rental, May to Aug. $150/wk. Ph/Fax: 250-763-7918, paritha@shaw.ca

ARTISTS’ WORKSHOP: Land Sea Charters hosting two 2-wk. voyages with artistic director Yvonne Maximchuk aboard the M.V. High Seas Drifter on the mid-coast of B.C. June 23- July 6 and Aug. 24-Sept. 6, 2004. See our website: www.landseacharters.com. Email info@landseacharters.com or write Box 408, Sointula, BC V0N 3E0 or ph: 250-974-8047.

HORNBY ISLAND Jewel of the Gulf Islands. Beautiful modern Japanese inspired West coast home. Open space plan. Kitchen, dining rm, living rm, 3 bathrms, 2 bd. with ensuites attached, wood burning F/P, outdoor shower situated in inner courtyard. Casual yet magical. 5 min. walk to sandy shores. 250-751-1963 or 604-732-3860.

PARKSVILLE Rathtrevor Beach vacation! 2 bd. oceanfront condo, fully furn./equipped. Sandy beach, golf, trails. 250-949-6702.

SUMMERLAND cosy self-contained log studio suite, min. from the Okanagan’s finest beaches, T/V, F/P, W/D, BBQ, queen log bed plus sofa bed. $560/wk. July to Sept. Email for photos. pepperdines@shaw.ca, 250-494-9809.

SEASIDE SUMMER COTTAGE Quadra Island, very private & peaceful, great view, sleeps up to 8, full kitchen & bath, ocean access with canoe. Great base to do Quadra, Cortes, and islands. $750/wk. for 4, $10/nite for additional guests. Call Pat/Sonya 250-285-2807, sonpat@connected.bc.ca

KAMLOOPS Log Home Bed and Breakfast. www.bbcanada.com/7837.html

KELOWNA lakeshore, 1 bd. suite. Cooking facilities. Private. 250-868-0444.

DISCOVER COLONIAL MEXICO Visit UNESCO sites in Guanajuato, Oaxaca, Yucatan. Small groups, memorable experiences. EXPLORING retirement opportunities in San Miguel TOUR: July 11-19. www.detours.biz, 604-736-2911.

OKANAGAN home on acreage, 10 min. drive from golf course, beaches and town. Fully furn. sleeps 6. Avail. July/Aug. $750/wkly, $2000/mthly. Also suitable for equestrian (max. 2 horses) Call Christa 250-494-4173 or cklingler@ekno.com

VACATION TIME choose Cameron Lake in Coombs’ Holiday Country, Vancouver Island (enroute to Long Beach, Pacific Rim and adjacent to Parksville & Qualicum Beach). Comfortable fully-equipped cottages in forested retreat, sleep 6, sundecks with BBQs overlooking sandy beach. Seasonal & specialty rate available. 250-248-6655 or sharoncg@shaw.ca..

SALTSPRING Fully furnished 2400 sq.ft. 3 bd. waterfront home. $1200/wkly.

604-942-7321, jmoliver@telus.net

CULTUS LAKE 3 bd. cottage, 150 ft. to lake. N/P, N/S, avail. July $700/wk. Phone 605-464-2890 or delia_cooper@telus.net

COZY STUDIO WHISTLER by River of Golden Dream, F/P, TV/VCR, fully equip. Sleeps 3, N/S, N/P. Avail. wkly, wkends and summer. Call Suzanne 604-931-8535, sbilodeau@sd43.bc.ca

SUNNY OKANAGAN Guest room in Kelowna Mission. Lake view, pool, sauna. 3 wineries within 3km. $500/wk. 250-470-9596.

WHISTLER "Veg" out by the pool! Soak in the hot tub! Enjoy summer at our 2 bd. condo. Stroll to the village. 5 days $500 Mon-Fri. Wkends $125/day. 604-926-4315.

PUERTO VALLARTA Beautiful, large, 2 bd. furn. condo, downtown, 3 blks from the Malecon (beach). Reasonable wkly rates, N/S. 604-608-4268, dbemc@hotmail.com

SUNSHINE COAST Cozy 1 bd. oceanfront suite in heritage home. Good dock. Enjoy Skookumchuk rapids, hiking, fishing, kayaking. $400/wk. N/S. Susan 604-467-3978.

GALIANO ISLAND retreat. Escape to a quiet, serene 2 bd. getaway with views of Georgia Strait. Read, write or simply relax for a wkend, week or month at Manzanita Place. Call Margaret Ann at 604-309-6738 or email mann@margaretann.com. See photos at www.margaretann.com

NANAIMO heritage home, views, yard, grand piano, sleeps 5, centrally located, N/S, N/P, $100/day, $650/wk., June to Aug., 250-753-2827, elorenz@island.net

PROTECTION ISLAND (Nanaimo) cozy cabin in cedar grove, 1 min. to beach, fully equipped, sleeps 7, ideal for children, $85/day, $550/wk., May to Aug. 250-753-2827, elorenz@island.net

NANOOSE BAY Harmony Breezes Retreat… on the beach. Beautifully furn. rooms with private baths, delicious breakfasts, glorious sunsets. Located near fabulous dining and shopping. Singles and couples welcome. Ideal for personal retreat. $80 per. 250-468-7711.

KELOWNA/VERNON Furn. home 3+1 bd., 3 bath. Waterfront. Avail. Sept. 1 to June 30. $1500/mo. incl. util. Wkly rentals. June-Aug. Contact willie_smith@telus.net or 604-522-1282.

GABRIOLA ISLAND Stones-Throw Cottage at Drumbeg park. Everything for your comfort. Unique, spacious, F/P, decks, gardens, hot tub. Wkly $805. Reserve karencain@stones-throw.ca 250-247-9392. Visit www.stones-throw.ca

SOOKE Self-cont. 2 bd suite, full kitchen, bath, priv. entrance. Full breakfast included. www.barkingcrow.ca, 866-642-1876.

DENMAN ISLAND canoes and kayaks. www.denmanislandcanoesandkayaks.ca, melodie@denmanpaddling.ca, 250-335-0079 or 250-702-0530.

SHUSWAP LAKE Cabin, sleeps 4-6, lakeview, wkly rental June-Sept. 604-525-9558.

LAKE ERROCH cozy cottage, 1.5 hr from Vancouver, 30 min from harrison. Sleeps 4-6, golf, hike, fish nearby. 604-525-9558.

 

FOR RENT/EXCHANGE

VANCOUVER Clean, bright, quiet, centally located condos at Robson & Bute. 1 bd. $75/ single, 2 bd. $85/single. Daily/weekly/ mthly rate, 604-608-4268, dbemc@hotmail.com

VICTORIA BC fully equipped 1 bd. condo nestled between downtown and Cook Street Village facing Beacon Hill Park. www3.telus. net/victoriacondo or 1-866-222-0406

KITSILANO house, 3 bd. plus 2 bath, garden. Avail. Aug. 1 to Dec. 20, $1400/mo. N/P, close to UBC. 604-738-1876, e-mail: ir_roland@hotmail.com

CROWNISLE GOLF RESORT Comox Valley. Executive California 2 bd., 2 bath, office. Fishing, Hiking, Golf, skiing. N/S. $1250/mo., 1 yr. min. 250-338-8580. spa-sport-clinics@shaw.ca

KITS condo. 1 bd. available July-August. Near beach. Call 604-737-7181.

VICTORIA Lovely family home for the month of July. Trottierfamily@shaw.ca

PORT COQUITLAM 1 bd. and den condo. $650/mo. July and Aug. Call 604-727-3001.

VICTORIA Teacher couple, N/S, with small child, seeking furnished accommodation for July and August. Please call 780-485-2588.

NEW WESTMINSTER 3 bd. home, central GVRD location, SFU 15 min., available July & August. 604-525-6731, drickbeil@vsb.bc.ca

WHITE ROCK Beautiful fully furn. 1 bd. suite plus den avail. for rent. Located near Crescent Park on the 2nd level of a separate building on acreage. Incl. 5 new appliances, cable, heat, electricity, ADSL, 35" TV, all cooking utensils, linens, etc. Suitable for 1 N/S, pet free adult. $1000/mo. 604-538-6668, e-mail: dale-rita@telus.net

CAMPBELL RIVER Oceanview 3 bd. house for exchange with VERNON area. July 3-11, wlr@telus.net, 250-286-6162.

VANCOUVER 1 bd. furn. loft apt. available June, July, August, September. Convenient: bus, seabus skytrain, Chinatown, Gastown. Quiet. Secure parking. Mountain/harbour views. 1 mo. min. Discount for longer. $1500/mo. Contact: LManelia@yahoo.ca

VANCOUVER accommodation E.13th. Caregiver needed for cats and garden while away. Rent free July 9 to 30. 604-874-1615.

VICTORIA Lovely character 2 bd/2 bath home, Oak Bay area. Central to buses, shops, beaches, UVic. July/August rental $950/mo. Includes laundry, utilities. 250-595-7572.

BURNABY/SFU area: 3 bd/3 bthrm furn. family home, outdoor pool, hot tub, on skytrain/bus route; Avail July 4 to Aug 3. N/S, N/P. Rent neg. email: lgraham604@shaw.ca

VICTORIA Trendy 3 bd., 2 bath dplx. Central Oak Bay border location. July, N/S, N/P. $1000/mo. 250-592-4563.

ROYAL ROADS U. VICTORIA Self-contained furn. garden suite. Internet, cable, phone, N/S, N/P. Ideal for mature student or teacher. Trails, beach, bus, 20 min. to downtown. Avail. July. Min. 2 mo. $750/mo. includes all utilities. pharris@sd62.bc.ca

PORT MOODY Bed & Breakfast. Waterview, ensuite, on bus route. $40/day. 604-936-9806 or after 8 p.m. 604-469-1254.

VICTORIA Fernwood. Lovely 3 bd. character home. Fir floors, sundeck, garden. UVic sum. session, July 3—27. $900. Must be very quiet and meticulous. india_ink@shaw.ca

VANCOUVER Nice 1 bd. apt. available July/August. $200/wk. 604-730-0461.

NORTH VANCOUVER Try living in cohousing community (www.cohousing.ca) Fully equip. 1 bd. condo near transit. Avail. July 1 to Aug. 31. Util. incl. $1000/mo. 604-990-8021

VICTORIA for rent July-Aug. house near UVic 250-598-8791, bdkreye@shaw.ca

ACCOM. WANTED Slocan, New Denver, Kaslo area Aug. 1-15. Rent or exch for Victoria apt. 250-812-1594.

KITSILANO shared accom. Master suite for rent now until Dec. Furn. $850/mo. Doing masters at UVic this summer if you are interested in an exchange? 778- 885-1712, harlowmichelle@yahoo.ca

VANCOUVER West End. 2 bd/2bath. modern condo with deck. Sleeps 4 (adult oriented) beautifully furn. Modern kitchen. 1 blk to Robson St. Avail. July 14 to Aug. 3. 604-642-0303. mackie06@hotmail.com

LANGLEY Charming Victorian home avail. July 23—Aug. 27. Rent neg. in exchange for loving care of two house cats. 604-253-6331.

RICHMOND condo. July 1 to Aug. 31. 2 bd., 2 bath, garden suite on dyke in Steveston. 604-241-4800, e-mail: jrutherford@richmond.sd38.bc.ca

VANCOUVER Cute, 1 bd. apt. d/town, near beach. Everything provided, parking. July 1 to Aug. 15. 604-669-3181 or sylon@shaw.ca

NORTH VANCOUVER 3 bd., 3 bath, 2 family rm. furn. house, July-Aug. N/S, N/P. References, $2000/mo. 604-929-2449.

VICTORIA 4 bd., 2 kit. in Oak Bay. Avail. July, Aug. & Christmas. $2200/mo. $750/wk. 250-384-3499. want@shaw.ca

VANCOUVER 1 bd./den condo, huge patio. 5 min. from d/town Vancouver. Mid July-Aug. time neg. $1200. 604-875-8717.

VICTORIA bright bedroom, spacious shared areas, 15 min to UVic, 250-704-0071, valmoir@telus.net

 

RESOURCES

GRAPPLE—GET HOOKED on prefixes, suffixes and roots! Teaching how words work? Here’s a fun new way to learn! GRAPPLE allows up to five players to form words combining cards from three separate decks. Who can get rid of all their cards first? Find out more at www.serendipitygames.net

MANUAL FOR PARAGRAPH & ESSAY WRITING Designed for teachers/parents of weaker or remedial students. To order, send $10.75 plus $1.60 postage to Avstan Publications, #18, 8533 Broadway St., Chilliwack, BC V2P 5V4. Ph/Fax: 604-792-0839.

SCIENCE ACTIVITIES for the visual learner. Designed for Junior Science and Senior Biology in B.C. To order, phone 604-852-0923 or e-mail davidhague@uniserve.com, www.visuallearner.ca

NEW HARDCOVER Canadian Communications Technology textbook. Print and CD-ROM versions for students and teachers. Visit www. digitaloverdrive.ca or call 905-332-5712

RHYME, READ & WRITE© …teaching early literacy skills K-2 through the magic of rhyme. Reproducible materials for teachers and students. Over 60 theme-related rhyme packages. $10 ea. or 3/$25 plus shipping. thecupboard@dccnet.com, www.theclassroomcupboard.com

HONEYBEE CENTRE for unforgettable field trips and free IRPs. Call 604-575-BEES (2337) Surrey, BC

ALPHASONGS 26 songs produced by Kindergarten teacher/professional musician. Designed to help beginning readers master alphabet, phonemic awareness. Blues, rock, country, pop. Positive effect on reading. Useful in Kindergarten, Grade 1, ESL, speech. $20 plus S&H. Paul 604-850-6748, f: 604-850-5370, info@annieape.com

SPELLING BY PATTERNS for Grades 2/3. complete spelling program for easy and immediate implementation. Includes teaching guide, sequenced spelling lists, activity sheets, and is based on current leading curricular research. $20 incl. S&H. F: 250-545-5563 or www.members.shaw.ca/creeksidepublishing

NEW MATH KITS for intermediate classrooms. www.edumathresources.com

 

MISCELLANEOUS

www.localtutorlink.com

RETIRING? Undecided about the Joint Life Op tion? Order Choosing the Right Options, a straightforward guide/workbook for selecting the best option for your situation. Cost: $15 (taxes incl.) Mail Ken Smith, 5120 Ewart St., Burnaby, BC V5J 2W2 or BCTF Lesson Aids.

MASTER OF SPECIAL EDUCATION by coursework offered by Flinders University of S. Australia is recognized by the B.C. Teacher Qualification Service. The degree is available entirely in distance mode. Applications are invited now for commencement of study in 2004. More information at: http://ehlt-online. flinders.edu.au/bc or from the program co-ordinator, Bernice.Burnip@flinders.edu.au

TRAVEL & TEACH ENGLISH OVERSEAS. Jobs $$ guaranteed, great pay. TESOL certified in 5 days in-class (or online or by correspondence). Attend a free info seminar. Free infopack. 1-888-270-2941,www.globaltesol.com

VARIETY—THE CHILDREN’S CHARITY OF BC Working with children is your special passion. Leave a legacy in your will for BC’s special kids. It will be your gift of a lifetime, providing you and your estate with significant tax benefits. Confirm now or call for more information. Speak with Peter Chipman, toll free 1-800-381-2040 or e-mail: peter.chipman@variety.bc.ca

TEACHERS work online. $500—$2000+ PT/FT, www.agoldmineonline.com

FOR SALE. ‘98, 25’ Aerolite family trailer. v.g. cond., sleeps 6, bunks, fully equip. One family owner. $13,500. Surrey 604-535-3447.

LIVE IN THE GULF ISLANDS! Beautiful retirement environment on Gabriola Island! Easy access. Only 20 min. from Nanaimo. Visit online at www.realestate-gabriola.com to see for yourself! Buy now, retire later! Email: jheira@realestate-gabriola.com or phone 1-800-205-8080. Jheira Springford, Coast Realty (Gabriola Village).

NEW CARS & LIGHT DUTY TRUCKS for teachers to purchase at the lowest dealer cost. All factory incentive programs can be arranged. All vehicles will be registered to you, the purchaser. The New Car Purchase Plan for BC teachers was established in 1973 by Robert Montgomery. Call toll free 1-800-307-4808 or send a fax 1-888-307-1230. Give me your best price and I will better it. That is a promise!

2004 USBORNE BOOKS Catalogue. E-mail scameron@istar.ca or call 1-800-757-7977 to receive the 2004 catalogue. School orders over $100 receive 20% in free books.

DUTHIE BOOKCASES make ideal graduation presents. Beautifully handcrafted in solid BC hardwoods, they are built to last for many generations of life long learning. View the complete line of bookcases at www.duthiebookcases.com or at Duthie Books, 2239 West 4th Ave., Vancouver.

UK TEACHER EXCHANGE Primary teacher year 5 (9-10 yrs) req. 1 yr. exchange with Vancouver/BC teacher through www.lect.org.uk scheme. Accom. avail. in Brighton. www. tourism.brighton.co.uk Suit single/couple or family. Manoj: in_brighton@hotmail.com

www.findAtutor.ca Simply the best way to find a tutor. Students looking for tutors, tutors looking for students. Providing a comprehensive listing service for tutors in Canada. We are encouraging listings from throughout BC. To advertise tutoring, or to search for a tutor, go to: www.findAtutor.ca

REUNION LORD BYNG GRADS OF ’64 40th Reunion, Sept. 11-12, 2004. Information and list of missing grads on our web site www.ethosevents.ca/lb64reunion/ or contact Maureen MacDonald at 604-871-1891.



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