SPOTLIGHT on ……………………. YOU!

We value the importance of networking, collegiality, and simply getting to know one another.  Check out these outstanding NHAWLT members and all the incredible things they do!

Name
Christine Ferguson
School
Pembroke Academy
Subject(s) taught with levels & grades

SP 1&2

Do you travel abroad with your students? Where?
not yet
Give a brief description of one activity you do with students that they LOVE!
Slide show of family and pet members. Description in Spanish. Present to class. Usually alter pix of family members so they look silly.
What are your hobbies outside school?
gardening, walking, biking
If you could rule the World Language Teaching World, what would you do differently?
Offer a one day workshop for Spanish Club/National Honor Society students to attend and network.  Make World Language mandatory to graduate.
What's your go to resource when you're stumped?
colleagues
What do you like about your school?
friendly staff and willingness to help the Newbie
What's your favorite place?
Beach
Anything else?
Mindset is everything!

Name
Sara Krapohl
School
Conval High School
Subject(s) taught with levels & grades

Spanish 1-AP high school

Do you travel abroad with your students? Where?
once to Spain
Give a brief description of one activity you do with students that they LOVE!
Pun game (numbers)
Name one song that you use with your students that they LOVE!
¿Quién eres, eres guapo?
What are your hobbies outside school?
sports, board games
If you could rule the World Language Teaching World, what would you do differently?
 Make World Language mandatory to graduate
What's your go to resource when you're stumped?
other teachers at school
What do you like about your school?
The teachers in my department
What's your favorite board game?
Canasta
What's your favorite joke?
¿Cómo se dice "bus" in German? suben, estrujan, bajan
Anything else?
Nice to be at he NH conference!

Name
Susanne Udall
School
Keene State College - Student Teacher at Keene High
Subject(s) taught with levels & grades

Spanish

Do you travel abroad with your students? Where?
Sadly, no
Give a brief description of one activity you do with students that they LOVE!
Matamoscas - vocab words on the board that I say the English and they hit the Spanish
Name one song that you use with your students that they LOVE!
Dímelo
What are your hobbies outside school?
Working, rec sports
If you could rule the World Language Teaching World, what would you do differently?
Add more culture to the classroom
What's your go to resource when you're stumped?
Pinterest
What do you like about your school?
The community atmosphere
What's your favorite thing to do?
Travel

Name
Jessica L'HommeDieu
School
Keene State College - Student Teacher @ Conval HS
Subject(s) taught with levels & grades

Spanish freshmen - seniors

Do you travel abroad with your students? Where?
no
Give a brief description of one activity you do with students that they LOVE!
involving music in my classroom, having students sing along and dance
Name one song that you use with your students that they LOVE!
Duele la corazon - Enrique
What are your hobbies outside school?
working out, checking out new restaurants, hanging out with my family
If you could rule the World Language Teaching World, what would you do differently?
Make everyone love Spanish!
What is your go to resource when you are stumped?
Pinterest
What do you like about your school?
Small community so it's nice and strong
Favorite dessert
cheesecake!
Anything else?
 My favorite word is chévere and I like to run and hike