Students can work collaboratively to write their own stories and act them out for friends.
It also strengthens and enhances the teachers lessons to bring diverse opportunities for students with different aesthetics to effectively comprehend and develop their cognitive skills.
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Students ask the wolf, "Why did you eat the little pigs? Riley says the majority of students still walk to school -- it hasn't lost its sense of place in the community -- but now only about half the students qualify for lunch programs.
After five years, 66 percent met and achieved the standards.
For example, when studying the life of Cesar Chavez, my students illustrated different crops. The arts provide opportunities in which students are actively involved in learning.