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Download lesson plans, activity sheets, and the poems used in this writing workshop.

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Program Outline

“Where I’m From” by George Ella Lyon

“Ode to Los Raspados” by Gary Soto


Student Work

Students listening to a lecture

Students read about the Rio Grande region after visiting the El Rio exhibit.

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