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An Appreciation of Language Acquisition in PYP

How many different dishes can you make with tomatoes, basil, cheese, onion, celery and grapefruit? This is my metaphor for the many things one can do in a foreign language when we understand what lies inside attitudes, concepts and transdisciplinary … Continue reading

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What I Saw in Frida

What the Water Gave me by Frida Kahlo I was 12 years old, a 6th grader with the biggest questions – or so I thought, when I got a hold of a book about Frida Kahlo’s work. Barely had I … Continue reading

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