Junot Diaz is one of my favorite authors. His writing style is so unapologetically different. There is a boldness to his style that demands to be read. Pick up any of his books today...you will not be sorry!
Absolutely. You don't learn valuable life skills from avoiding life but rather showing up for life everyday ready to take life on with all its challenges and vital life lessons. That's what makes a warrior with the battle scars to prove it. Amen.
TPS (think-pair-share) : Students read the prompt and write down their thoughts. Then, students discuss with their thoughts with their elbow partners. Conduct a discussion about the importance of speaking, listening, and viewing skills.
My momma has shared this wisdom with me since I was 6 years old. Thanks to the mothers, fathers, and mentors in this world who have the courage to share the truth regardless of age! Thank you Oralia Perez!!!