Ricardo L. Calderón

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CI Program Checklist: 10 of 13

<b>Counting</b> <br>__ Reporting<p>Schools really, really, really like their teachers to count things by grading and assessing what students do. This <b>counting</b> has …

Backward Design

Nobody Expects the Spanish Acquisition!

Welcome to my website.<p><b>Learn stuff from me online!</b> <br>CI Liftoff School – Books and video trainings from me and some of the many talented friends I have …

90% fever: Should we require that the teacher use the target language 90% of the time in class?

Language teachers are told that they should make sure they use the target language in class 90% of the time or more. I have no idea who came up with …

TEACHING WITH CI – Grant Boulanger

Teaching with Comprehensible Input (TCI) and TPRS®<p>Discussion, Products and Training<p>I teach with Comprehensible Input, an artful language teaching …

Fluency Matters | TPRS Storytelling

<b>The TPRS® Classroom Fluency Model</b><p>The TPRS® model for fluency consists of four main elements:<p>1. Making the class 100% comprehensible.<br>2. Frequent aural …

Fluency Matters - TPRS - Comprehensible Input - language acquisition

Language <b>learning</b> is a misnomer, since it is impossible to develop proficiency (or <i>fluency</i>) through conscious learning. Authentic communication is …

2018 03 23

Sock Puppets app https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/sock-puppets/id394504903?mt=8 Kelsey used the Wildebeest lesson with her fifth graders and then did …

Williamson CI & TPRS

Free Stuff

Most recent rendition of the Interpersonal Communication Skills Rubric (ICSR) in PDF format. Adapted for use in my Standards-based Grading …

Classroom Library Books Project Rubric

Classroom Library Books Project Publishing Company Name: _________________________________________ Employees and Job …

Dile NO al desperdicio de alimentos

Are You Just Doing Projects Or Actually Learning Through Project-Based Learning? - TeachThought PD

<b>Are You Doing Projects Or Actually Learning Through Project-Based Learning?</b><p>by <b>Drew Perkins</b>, Director of TeachThought PD<p>Project-based learning is not …

Pedagogy

Debate sobre la Libertad de Expresión

Libertad de Prensa | Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la Educación, la Ciencia y la Cultura

Cada año, el 3 de mayo es una fecha en la que se celebran los principios fundamentales de la libertad de prensa. Esta fecha brinda la oportunidad de …

La Asociación Pro Libertad de Prensa denuncia amenazas contra sus miembros

14ymedioCuatro integrantes de la Asociación Pro Libertad de Prensa (APLP) fueron interrogados por la Seguridad del Estado tras enviar al Consejo de …

The year women became eligible to vote in each country

Suffrage happened in 1920 in the United States, three years behind Russia and Canada but 91 years ahead of Saudi Arabia, as noted by this map …

Inside the Lives of Girls Dressed as Boys in Afghanistan

A cultural practice called "bacha posh" encourages parents dress their daughters as sons for a better future. But often, it only makes life harder.<p>There are girls in Afghanistan who enjoy the same freedom as boys.<p>Throughout history, women have disguised themselves as men to navigate entrenched …

Siblings

Reportero anticastrista. Por Rodolfo Noda Ortega*.

<b>Presos Políticos de UNPACU</b><p><b></b><b>Cuba: Derechos Humanos.</b><p><b>CUBA: REPRESORES CUBANOS.<br>ESBIRROS CASTRISTAS</b><p><b>Cuba: Represión.</b><p><b>Videos de UNPACU</b><p><b>Canal VIMEO de</b> …

Prensa sensacionalista

El actor se entera en juzgado de que un pariente cercano cobró por hablar<p>Visitamos Chipping Norton, donde reside el 'premier' británico y un puñado …

Sensacionalismo en la prensa

Uno de los «juegos» más frecuentes en los <b>medios</b> de comunicación y <b>prensa</b>, es el de utilizar el <b>sensacionalismo</b> de una forma intensiva.<p>El <b>sensacionalismo</b> …

42 Fill-in-the-Blank Prompts For Students To Design Their Own Projects

42 Fill-in-the-Blank Prompts For Students To Design Their Own Projects by Terry Heick So often, we make learning more complicated than it has to be. …

Si fuera una empresa, Trump sería Apple

Si <b>Donald Trump</b> fuera una empresa, ¿cuál sería?<p>Posiblemente, una de las empresas que más se han opuesto al presidente de EEUU: <b>Apple</b>.<p>La estrategia de …

Canciones para practicar el subjuntivo

Para un profe de español como yo, no hay nada como el subjuntivo para hacernos felices y darnos trabajo. Sin embargo, tras 8 años enseñando español …

Beyoncé Knowles Si Yo Fuera Un Chico With Lyrics!!!

The 99 best things that happened in 2017

If you’re feeling despair about the fate of humanity in the 21st century, you might want to reconsider.<p>In 2017, it felt like the global media picked up all of the problems, and none of the solutions. To fix that, here are 99 of the best stories from this year that you probably missed.<p>An incredible …

Breast Cancer

¿Por qué los poderosos quieren un mundo sin dinero?

En lo más profundo de una bóveda secreta en Londres hay algo que muy pocas personas en el mundo llegan a ver: mil millones de libras esterlinas en efectivo.<p>A ese lugar, al final de cada día, llega el dinero de los comercios de todo el país. A la mañana siguiente, sale para depositarse en cajeros …

Do Our Grading Practices Discourage 'Growth Mindset'?

A very popular buzzphrase on the education scene for a while now is growth mindset. We reference it repeatedly. We tweet about it and try to instill …

MultiBrief: How to help struggling learners who are not completing their work

By this time of the school year, some learners may be struggling to complete their work in certain subject areas (including some gifted or advanced …