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Flying South for the Winter -- to South America, that is.

For the past three years, Two Who Trek (TWT) have visited countries in Europe and Asia.  We are now back in South America and enjoying our first visit to Cartagena and Colombia!  189 more words

Travel

A Time to Wait, Prepare, and Make Pinatas

When I was a kid, the weeks between Thanksgiving and Christmas stretched, becoming vast and magical and seemingly endless. Each day my brother or I opened a paper window on the Advent calendar to reveal a tiny square of the hidden picture. 605 more words

Eva Langston

My favorite day ...every year.

For those who know me, you may see this title and say…Oh that’s May 24th! … Back story, many many moons ago sitting in 10th grade study hall, I decided that May 24th would be my favorite day. 199 more words

CI

Brain Break: Energize to Refocus

This September I learned about Brain Breaks as the KWLA conference, and it has improved the quality of my classes significantly. A Brain Break is essentially a short activity away from class content that gets students up and moving in order to maintain a high level of engagement once the break is over. 144 more words

Canción (Baile) de la Semana: "Ven Conmigo" por Daddy Yankee ft. Prince Royce

I’ve probably mentioned that I teach 8th graders. By nature, 8th graders can be really squirmy and not sit still very well. However, I’ve discovered how to use this to my advantage over the years by incorporating lots of activities with movement. 124 more words

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20 Reasons to Skip Spanish

Current Status: in bed, have Spanish at 11, desperately searching for reasons not to go

  1. bed
  2. eggs
  3. the class is conducted in Spanish
  4. I speak English…
  5. 92 more words
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Tu habla espanol?

I have to admit that I fail to catch on the language. I took Spanish all through high school and was forced into it this semester in college(I have prerequisites to do before my actual course load). 81 more words