Tornillo ISD

2nd Annual English Learner Conference

Tornillo ISD welcomes you to our 2nd Annual EL Conference.

Thank you for participating in a day full of learning. Our teachers and administrators welcome you to engage in fun and interesting activities to promote the higher socio-cultural, linguistic, and academic outcomes of our students.


Tornillo ISD le da la bienvenida a la Segunda Conferencia Anual para padres de estudiantes aprendiendo Ingles.

Gracias por participar en un día lleno de aprendizaje. Nuestros maestros y administradores lo invitan a participar en actividades interesantes y divertidas para promover y aumentar los resultados académicos, linguisticos y socio-culturales de nuestros estudiantes.

EVENT 1 8:00AM - 8:30AM

Elementary Principal Address – Program Design

Audience: Parents & Community Members

Presenters: Mrs. Lopez, Mrs. Pedregon, Mr. Arenas

Elementary Principal, Mrs. Lopez will explain and describe the Dual Language Model used in PK-2nd grade classrooms.


Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89527417489?pwd=aVZGYmtHdnhKTmx5ZExtR0U0MllJQT09

Meeting ID: 895 2741

Intermediate Principal Address – Program Design

Audience: Parents & Community Members

Presenters: Mrs. DeLaRosa

Mrs. DeLaRosa will explain and describe the Dual Language Model used in grades 3rd – 5th

Part 1

https://shorts.flipgrid.com/watch/12749064110866902

Part 2

https://shorts.flipgrid.com/watch/12749623095460014

Junior High and High School Principal Address – Program Design

Audience: Parents & Community Members

Presenters: Mr. Tristan, Mrs. Otero, Mrs. Aguilar

Mr. Marco Tristan will explain and describe the Dual Language Model used in grades 6th – 12th


Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84881310277
Meeting ID: 848 8131 0277

EVENT 2 9:00AM - 9:45AM

Before & After Characters

Domain: Reading

Audience: PK-2nd grade

Presenters: Mrs. Delgado, Mrs. Erives, Ms. Mena

Join us for a morning of reading and learn how to increase students’ English reading ability by learning how to ask the right questions. You will be able to enjoy this session as a family.

Favor de acompañarnos para una mañana de lectura para compartir en familia. Aprendera estrategias para como mejorar la lectura en Ingles de su niño.

Materials: Character Sheet/Hoja de Personajes

Have pencil and colors ready to use/lapiz o colores listos para usar


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https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89956765417?pwd=d2hUVlpKREVrR1NIdi8zZ2V3OWJvUT09

Meeting ID: 899 5676 5417

Passcode: Lectura

Creating Mental Images Through Listening - Crear Imganes Mentales a Traves de Escuchar

Domain: Listening

Audience: Pk- 12th

Presenters: 3rd Grade teachers

Students and parents will be listening to a series of steps and will be drawing accordingly. Parents and students will be sharing their art though a Nearpod lesson. Nearpod Code will be given in meeting.


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Orgullosamente hispana e hispano

Domain: Writing

Audience: PK – 12th

Presenters: Junior High ELAR Dept.


Come participate in a Nearpod where we take a closer look at Hispanic traditions and what makes us proud to be Hispanic.


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https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81991304353

Meeting ID: 819 9130 4353

Speaking strategies to build language at home

Domain: Speaking

Audience: K – 12th

Presenters: High School ELAR Dept.

We will explore and discuss how we can use APPs and activities to encourage families to speak English at home.


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EVENT 3 10:00AM - 10:30AM

Elementary Principal Address – Program Design

Audience: Parents & Community Members

Presenters: Mrs. Lopez, Mrs. Pedregon, Mr. Arenas


Elementary Principal, Mrs. Lopez will explain and describe the Dual Language Model used in PK-2nd grade classrooms.


Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89527417489?pwd=aVZGYmtHdnhKTmx5ZExtR0U0MllJQT09

Meeting ID: 895 2741

Intermediate Principal Address – Program Design

Audience: Parents & Community Members

Presenters: Mrs. DeLaRosa

Mrs. DeLaRosa will explain and describe the Dual Language Model used in grades 3rd – 5th

Part 1

https://shorts.flipgrid.com/watch/12749064110866902

Part 2

https://shorts.flipgrid.com/watch/12749623095460014

Junior High and High School Principal Address – Program Design

Domain: Speaking

Audience: K -12th

Presenters: High School Math Dept.

Teachers will be going over how to interpret word problems we encounter everyday. We will give ideas about how to ask about how to start a conversation about the math even if you don't know how to solve it.

Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84182061447?pwd=Mk04dHlxTmpGeTA5aFNNdEpOTjB5dz09

EVENT 4 11:00AM - 11:45

Frida Kahlo – Self Portrait

Domain: Listening

Audience: PK – 12th

Presenters: 4th Grade Teachers

Frida Kahlo Read Aloud Biography

Parents & students will answer questions through an interactive game. Students and parents will create self-portrait.


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https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84759839783

Manipulating Sounds

Domain: Reading

Audience: PK – 1st Grade

Presenters: Ms. Salcido & Mrs. Trujillo

Join us for a make and take session. We will be doing some alphabet activities/games that you may use at home to help your child be on their way to become good readers.


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https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82945524458?pwd=Z2RGaUxiNHYrYjNvN0RSeURDQjBQZz09

Meeting ID: 829 4552 4458

Passcode: 110498

Writing from the Heart

Domain: Writing

Audience: 3rd – 12th

Presenters: Junior High Math Dept.

Parents and students will be collaborating to create a two-voice poem about a topic that is dear to their hearts


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https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86439995755?pwd=R2lUSmVuMXNNbGpCeVlTbHVCcUhudz09

Meeting ID: 864 3999 5755

Passcode: coyote321

Hablemos de Matematicas!

Domain: Speaking

Audience: K -12th

Presenters: High School Math Dept.

Teachers will be going over how to interpret word problems we encounter everyday. We will give ideas about how to ask about how to start a conversation about the math even if you don't know how to solve it.


Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84182061447?pwd=Mk04dHlxTmpGeTA5aFNNdEpOTjB5dz09

EVENT 5 12:00PM -12:30PM

Elementary Principal Address – Program Design

Audience: Parents & Community Members

Presenters: Mrs. Lopez, Mrs. Pedregon, Mr. Arenas

Elementary Principal, Mrs. Lopez will explain and describe the Dual Language Model used in PK-2nd grade classrooms.


Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89527417489?pwd=aVZGYmtHdnhKTmx5ZExtR0U0MllJQT09

Meeting ID: 895 2741 7489
Passcode: 984232

Intermediate Principal Address – Program Design

Audience: Parents & Community Members

Presenters: Mrs. DeLaRosa

Mrs. DeLaRosa will explain and describe the Dual Language Model used in grades 3rd – 5th


Part 1

https://shorts.flipgrid.com/watch/12749064110866902

Part 2

https://shorts.flipgrid.com/watch/12749623095460014

Junior High and High School Principal Address – Program Design

Audience: Parents & Community Members

Presenters: Mr. Tristan, Mrs. Otero, Mrs. Aguilar

Mr. Marco Tristan will explain and describe the Dual Language Model used in grades 6th – 12th


Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84881310277
Meeting ID: 848 8131 0277

EVENT 6 1:00PM - 1:45PM

Las Raíces de Mi Cultura/My Roots, My Culture

Domain: Reading

Audience: PK-12th Grade

Presenters: Mrs. Mendez, Ms. Nelson- Kinder & Mrs. Rodriguez

Acompáñenos mientras exploramos y

profundizamos en nuestras raíces culturales.

Join us as we explore and dive deep into our cultural roots.


Link:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87092440473?pwd=bjNXbG1OUHpJcGxrMjB5bEJXa2ppZz09

Freeze Dance

Domain: Listening

Audience: Pk – 12th

Presenters: 5th Grade teachers

This game requires kids/adults to listen for the music stopping AND to stop their bodies (like musical chairs).


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Meeting ID: 835 2428 8437

Passcode: VivaMexico

Why the good looks? Science Tree

Domain: Writing

Audience: 1st – 12th

Presenters: Junior High Science Dept.


Participants will conduct a science investigation that will require them to identify selected physical characteristics.


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Understanding Science with Cognates

Domain: Speaking

Audience: 1st – 12th

Presenters: High School Science Dept.

We will review how science terms in Spanish are very similar to English terms, and how knowing the relationships helps us better understand.


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Meeting ID: 818 0904 3781

Passcode: 367773

EVENT 7 2:00PM - 2:30PM

Elementary Principal Address – Program Design

Audience: Parents & Community Members

Presenters: Mrs. Lopez, Mrs. Pedregon, Mr. Arenas

Elementary Principal, Mrs. Lopez will explain and describe the Dual Language Model used in PK-2nd grade classrooms.


Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89527417489?pwd=aVZGYmtHdnhKTmx5ZExtR0U0MllJQT09

Meeting ID: 895 2741 7489
Passcode: 984232

Intermediate Principal Address – Program Design

Audience: Parents & Community Members

Presenters: Mrs. DeLaRosa

Mrs. DeLaRosa will explain and describe the Dual Language Model used in grades 3rd – 5th


Part 1

https://shorts.flipgrid.com/watch/12749064110866902

Part 2

https://shorts.flipgrid.com/watch/12749623095460014

Junior High and High School Principal Address – Program Design

Audience: Parents & Community Members

Presenters: Mr. Tristan, Mrs. Otero, Mrs. Aguilar

Mr. Marco Tristan will explain and describe the Dual Language Model used in grades 6th – 12th


Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84881310277
Meeting ID: 848 8131 0277

EVENT 8 3:00PM - 3:45PM

Literature is Back!

Domain: Reading

Audience: PK-12th grade

Presenters: Ms. Garcia, Mrs. Ruiz, Ms. Santillana

Join us for look at the best digital resources for reading and also what questions to be asking.


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"Guess Who??"

Domain: Listening

Audience: PK – 12th grade

Presenters: Specialty Teacher and Instructional Coach

Listen carefully to sketch characters on your sketchbook/paper. Who will it be?

Materials needed: Paper and pencil


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https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81053764367

Meeting ID: 810 5376 4367

VIP Interview

Domain: Writing

Audience: K – 12th

Presenters: Junior High Social Studies Dept.


Students will learn the skills to be able to interview their grandparents or parents and share their thoughts.


Join Zoom Link

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86534999193

Meeting ID: 865 3499 9193

America's founding documents

Domain: Speaking

Audience: K – 12th

Presenters: High School Social Studies Dept.


Participants will have a discussion about the similarities and differences with our documents and Mexican documents.


Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88583967689?pwd=MndsYjl2TjJkV0ZPMERyNGJCTnViUT09

Meeting ID: 885 8396 7689

Passcode: 760754

EVENT 9 4:00PM - 5:00PM

KEYNOTE SPEAKER - Dr. Elena Izquierdo

Professor in Bilingual/Dual Language/Biliteracy/English Learner Education. Research and specializations focus on district-wide implementation of Dual Language Bilingual Education, Biliteracy; and in ELL Schooling. Directs Literacy/Biliteracy Camp for public school students and America Reads, Provost Faculty Fellow for Community Engagement.


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https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84180806614?pwd=QmpYdE1ad0hHSGJ1VlNGdkFveXhpdz09
Meeting ID: 841 8080 6614

Census Information

Tornillo ISD area census response rates are only at about 44%! Please make sure that Tornillo gets the resources our community needs by filling out the 2020 Census at 2020census.gov before September 30th!


¡El porcentaje de respuestas al censo en Tornillo ISD es sólo 44%! Por favor completa el Censo 2020 en 2020census.gov/es y ayuda a que Tornillo reciba los recursos que tanto necesitamos. ¡Complétalo antes del 30 de septiembre!