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Fluency and the Dancing Queen

In 1974 the Swedish pop group ABBA had their first hit with a tune called Waterloo. While the song is written and performed in English, only two of the group spoke English at the time. The two female singers (and the two A’s in the group’s name), Agnetha and Anni-Frid, had very little understanding or… Continue Reading

STEM Interactive Bulletin Board for October

This post is part of a series of posts detailing STEM Interactive Bulletin Boards. If you’d like to read some of the “why” behind these tools, check out the first post in the series HERE. STEM interactive bulletin boards are helpful in implementing and integrating all subjects while supplying a language rich environment for all… Continue Reading

The Math in Art

My father is an artist, not by profession but by passion. Growing up, he was always using his artistic ability in some way to serve others whether that was designing backgrounds for the school Christmas play or drawing cartoons for my siblings and me. Art held high esteem in my home and was a way… Continue Reading