This book works with the short "i" phonic sound for English Language Learners and incorporates Spanish for those who are wanting to learn Spanish as well.
The story is about two men who were out scaling a cliff. One ends up getting hurt and takes advice from his friend to help him get down to the ground. Then, there is a vicious dog that follows them into camp. But the only way to get away from the danger is to swim out to the middle of the lake.
My name is Mrs. Saavedra. I am excited and thrilled that you have joined me in your literacy journey. I am originally from Denison, Iowa, but currently live in the big state of Texas. I am married to a man from South America (Uruguay). I have a daughter and four stepchildren.
I have been in the educational field since 2004. I graduated with a Bachelors in English with a Writing concentration and a Minor in Spanish. I am currently enrolled in a teacher certification program to have another degree in Education. In the past three years, I have spent my time as an ESL English and Reading Teacher at the high school level. I have enjoyed each and every one of my students, who still today, keep me connected to what his or her accomplishments will be.