In My Own Words

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In My Own Words

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Unit: Remember
A Quilt Story
Coming to America
Crossing the River
Echoes from the Past
Home Remedies
More Home Remedies
Shaped by Tradition
Special Customs and Holidays
Stories from My Childhood
Then and Now

Unit: Live

A Beach Scene
All About Us
American by Choice
Describe Yourself
Favorite Things
Immigration Laws
Review and Revue
The Eyes Have It!
Writing Notes

Unit: Learn
American Culture
Budgeting Using Jars
ESL E-mail Project Part One
ESL E-mail Project Part Two
I Love Lucy
Library Research and Writing
My Weekly Writing
Potpourri of Words
Writing a Business Letter

Unit: Celebrate
A New Year and a New Beginning
A World of Possibilities
Christmas in My Country
International Recipes
Sharing Our Successes

Unit: Create

Accordion Stories
Acrostic Poems
An Original Tale
Bio-Poems with a Twist
Cumulative Composition
Distance Education
Using Creative Prompts
     –Using Creative Prompts-Student Bios
Using More Creative Prompts
Using Writing Models

Unit: Dream

Dream Trips
Ten Years from Now
The Next Generation: Our Future
The Vacation Project