English Language Learners are just that: learners. They will get there with the right input. What makes them different is that they will enjoy the added benefit of speaking in two systems of codes, which will enhance the rest of their cognitive and academic performance, unless there are any hindering pre-existing factors that may prevent... Continue Reading →
This multicultural event was a success because I researched every single family's background in the school and invited them to celebrate them and give it 100%. I thought they wouldn't, but they all gave 500%! Each country wanted to out perform the other, and it was amazing what came out. I will never forget this... Continue Reading →
"Muertos" can't come fast enough for me. Such a beautiful celebration to honor family and ancenstry....and eat, make sugar skulls and have fun. Here is the latest from my TPT store There will be a part 2 coming up so keep checking for it. As always, feel free to drop a line, or find me... Continue Reading →
Remember these resources? https://padlet.com/msoesl/ef9zia1ybugi Not long ago, I posted about how I keep my resources saved and stored in my Padlets. Check them out now if you want! ❤️ I got you some extra ESL ❤️ Here are MORE ESL practice sites that can help you in every standard area of life. The ROBOT! THE... Continue Reading →
This was the analog version to our previous attempt to teach fluent Spanish in batches. Cut up these prior to start. I used a paper bag, chunks of red and green construction paper and a folder to cut out the buns. After we modeled the sentences in batches and modeled the speaking parts, I wrote... Continue Reading →
To teach a whole "about me" monologue in L2, I decided to use my Classtools.net subscription and try out the Burger Diagram. Get yours at http://www.classtools.net/widgets/burger_3/JKcNT.htm. Do not mind the lack of tildes. This is my brainstorm final product, so have some mercy 🙂 Now, bear with me. I have already posted several mini lessons using... Continue Reading →
M.P. Ossa | College Teacher | (Level 3) Educator Emeritus There are several interesting incidents that shine a light into the otherwise obscure world of Emily Grierson in the story "A Rose for Emily". It is best to focus on those events that directly contribute to moving the plot forward, culminating in the highly climactic... Continue Reading →
Check out a preview of our latest PBL project! It was designed to include L2, Economics, Math, ELA, Tech Infusion and Art. Click to download complete tutorial! 14 pages total. Check out this sample! Steps 2, 3 and the rest available in my stores. I am posting on Pinterest too, so let's share ideas!
This lesson is featured in TPT and Studypool. It is 11 pages long both Spanish and ESL. The model to follow for the closet on Pixie or in writing form is The outcome of this last one was this, among others.