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The contest: We will give away 5 Teacher Appreciation Book Sets on Twitter   The Rules: Tweet your favorite animal or folktale Include hashtag #booksdelsur #teacherappreciation If you don’t already follow @booksdelsur Contest starts on Thursday, May 11 and ends May 12 at 4:00 PM CST Winners will be announced via Twitter on May 12 by 4:30 PM.   Twitter does not sponsor or endorse Sponsor or the Sweepstakes. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Twitter. You understand that you are providing your information to the Sponsor and not to Twitter. By...

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Literacy Lessons -

This is an explanation of prompts and record keeping techniques to increase my bilingual 4 year old and 5 year old Kindergarten students Oral English Language. In Wisconsin, we measure student performance using WIDA's assessments therefore, my record keeping is based on their speaking rubrics.

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Wednesday, March 8, 2017 is International Women’s Day.  It was initiated in the United States in 1909, when the garment workers organized a protest against their working conditions.  It was first celebrated on March 8 in 1975, when the United Nations recognized it.  It continues to be celebrated on this day throughout the world.  Follow this year’s events with the hashtag #8M or #womensday. This year in the United States the Women’s March on Washington group is calling for March 8 to be “A Day Without Woman” to recognize the enormous impact women have on our communities.  They ask to...

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Literacy Lessons -

The following is a guide to use sentence prompts to enhance reading comprehension while reading.

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Teaching Life -

Today I celebrate May Day by reflecting on the dismantling of Wisconsin's Teacher's Union and an excerpt of my chapter in Why We Teach Now, edited by Sonia Nieto.

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