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I Am Rene, the Boy by Rene Colato Lainez
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I Am Rene, the Boy

by Rene Colato Lainez

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This book is actually based of the author's personal experience, i think that would be something really interesting to share with the students whole class if wanting to do a read-aloud with this. Another opportunity for cultural exposure
  ecm014 | Dec 1, 2014 |
This is another must have for an ESL conscious teacher. The book has multiple spanish/english passages, and would be a great book to read to writers that are going to begin stories about their own names - I did this activity in a class, and there is a sense of pride and history that comes with sharing the story of how they were named. Sometimes the "strangest" m=names have the best story!
  ekbrumley | Apr 30, 2014 |
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When René learns that in the United States his name is also a girl's name, he does some research and relates the name's meaning and letters to his homeland of El Salvador and the things that make him special.

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