RE 5040 Fall 2011
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Marlee Wright
Diverse population
Sun Dec 11, 2011 22:28
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It is interesting. I loved working with my ELL kids - one of the best experiences we had was when, as a grade level, we did "Christmas Around the World," and our class presented Christmas in Mexico. They were so proud to share their heritage with the rest of the second graders. At the end of the day, after they had presented to each class, we had our own celebration, and they could hardly contain themselves. What an opportunity we have, in culturally diverse schools!

  • Re: Rachel Hicks/Ashley Joyce - AShley Joyce, Fri Dec 9 11:21
    Thanks everybody! Rachel has worked with this diverse population longer than I have. Coming from such a small town, it was definitely new to me. It is very interesting working with children of such a ... more
    • Diverse population - Marlee Wright, Sun Dec 11 22:28
      • Re: Diverse population - whitney fisher, Mon Dec 12 00:46
        I have a friend who is doing "Christmases Around the World" this week in her classroom. I have heard so many great things about it because it lets children have pride in their culture and beliefs.... more
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RE 5040 Fall 2011