Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Civilizations Past to Present): Mexico / Edition 1 available in Paperback
Visit the Yucatan, home of the ancient Maya. See their pyramids, try to read their alphabet, and find out how they knew about the planets. See how Maya life in Mexico today is a blend of the old and the new.
About the Author
Dr. Schifini assists schools across the nation and around the world in developing comprehensive language and literacy programs for English learners. He has worked as an ESL teacher, reading specialist, school administrator and university professor. Through an arrangement with California State Polytechnic University at Pomona, Dr. Schifini currently serves as program consultant to two large teacher-training efforts in the area of reading for second language speakers of English. His research interests include early literacy and language development and the integration of language and content-area instruction.