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Tomee

Profile
Tomee came to the US as a middle school student. Her upper-middle class life in Thailand provided her with excellent educational opportunities, even the opportunity to learn some English. Not only was Tomee very determined to earn good grades in school and go to college, she was also a very independent student, only wanting help when she asked for it. She was particularly adept in Math, and was in higher Math classes than most ELLs.
Resources
  • Independent learner
  • Strong academic background in native language
  • Dedicated and goal oriented
Academic Profile
(Concepts)

Useful strategies
(pedagogy)

  • Oral explanation
  • Time modification
  • Explicit literacy instruction

How can you engage Tomee in a meaningful learning experience in Math, Science, Social Studies and English Language Arts?