Reading Buddies-Building Community from Albert Delgado on Vimeo. Spirit Week: Reading Buddies is a great way to build community that involves all our students and teachers!
[metaslider id=11557] Our middle school students paired with their partner classrooms on this second day of Spirit Week. Our 8th graders paired off with the 3rd graders and 7th graders with the second graders. It is a strategy that works and supported by research. Besides, it's so enjoyable and builds community! In
"Este año escolar los estudiantes de 4to y 5to grado participaron en el torneo de libros en español. Durante varios meses leyeron 20 libros en español, escribieron resúmenes y prepararon preguntas para la competición. Las escuelas públicas de Chicago manejan el mismo evento en inglés, conocido como "Battle of the
Barbara Kato, the director of the Chicago Area Writing Project, facilitated the staff development meeting at Whittier Dual Language School. Barbara brought her 34 years of wisdom as a master teacher and it showed. The staff worked on mapping out our writing curriculum. Barbara shared her management system with the