Periodically, we will have a “Star Student” serve as our class guest blogger. This student will have the unique opportunity to tell you a little bit about themselves and to explain some of the exciting things going on in our classroom from a student’s perspective.
Nombre: Colleen Lavoie – senior
Clase: Latin American Experience
How many years have you studied Spanish?: 13 years
- Gymnastics Coach
- DECA Executive Board
- Spanish Immersion Teacher Aide
- School Store Intern
- Spanish Immersion Advisory Board Member
- National Honors Society
- National Business Honors Society
(Favorite Food) Comida Favorita: Chicken Parm
(What are you hoping to learn in class?) ¿Qué quieres aprender en la clase de Español?:
I am hoping to learn more about how and why people immigrated from their Latin American countries to America. Also, I am hoping to learn more about cultures and traditions specific to Latin America.
(What I like most in this class) Lo que me gusta más en esta clase:
Being able to use Spanish in real world situations
(What are we currently doing in class?) ¿Qué hacemos ahora en la clase?:
Right now, we are interviewing the owner of a local barber shop on his journey from the Dominican Republic to America and coming to his success.
(Dicho Favorito) Favorite Quote or Saying:
“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take – Wayne Gretzky” – Michael Scott