MARK YOUR CALENDAR!

UPCOMING MEETING:

SEPTEMBER 7, 2019

8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

VENUE: LIGUAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL


May Newsletter




ILA 2018 Presentation

Marilyn Pryle - 20 Writing Activities for Adolescents
ILA 2018

Presented by
April Cordova and Dylan Orot



May Meeting Snapshots

IRA Community Book Fair Snapshots

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Read-A-Thon Kick-Off Snapshots


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Guam IRA Donates Children's Books to Organizations -

On November 18, 2017, the Guam Council of the International Reading Association donated books to three organizations during its 17th Annual Community Book Fair held at the Agana Shopping Center. The organizations that received the book donation include the Micronesian Resource Center; Philippine School; and Pacific Islands Bilingual Bicultural Association.

Guam IRA Donation to organizations on November 18, 2017: Pictured L-R: Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera, Guam IRA Webmaster and Immediate Past President; Rufina Mendiola, Pacific Islands Bilingual Bicultural Association (PIBBA) member; Aileen Namelo, Micronesia Resource Center Project Manager; Rose Cruz Castro, Guam IRA President; Liwanag Dominguez, Philippine school representative; and Geri Charfauros, Guam IRA Treasurer.
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Inaugural IRA Anthology


HANDOUTS FROM IRA MEETINGS/CONFERENCES

Getting an IRA grant is the perfect opportunity for you to enhance your students' reading experience. For more information, see Vivian Wolff at the Grants table.

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Click on the following links to access important grant information and the IRA grant application, which are now Word-ready! Just download them, and you are ready to type!


Fall Application Deadline: April 6, 2019, 11:00 a.m.

IRA Grant Application for SY2018-2019



September 7
October 5
November - Language Arts Conference
December 14
January 11
February 8 - RAT Kick-Off
March 21
April 18 - Spend It All, Spend It Now
May 2

Sunday, August 4, 2019

UPCOMING MEETING - SEPT. 7

SEPTEMBER 7, 2019

8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

VENUE: LIGUAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL


Friday, August 2, 2019

UPCOMING MEETING: SEPTEMBER 2019


8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

VENUE: TBA

STAY TUNED!

HAVE A GREAT SUMMER, AND WE'LL SEE YOU SOON!


Saturday, May 25, 2019

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

REMINDER: IRA Meeting - May 11

UPCOMING MEETING:

MAY 11, 2019

8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

VENUE: Guam Reef & Olive Spa Resort, Tumon

Friday, April 12, 2019

Congratulations Spring 2019 IRA Grant Recipients!

Congratulations to our IRA Spring 2019 Grant Recipients, Patricia Duenas and Marie Ann Racadio! 

Marie Ann Racadio, a third-grade teacher from Andersen Elementary School, receives a $500 grant check from the IRA Grant Committee for her proposed literacy project titled, The Power of Growth Mindset.  Pictured L-R:  Vivian Wolff, IRA Grant Chairperson; Racadio; and Martha Sudo, IRA Grant Committee member.



Patricia Duenas, an eleventh-grade English teacher from Southern High School, receives an IRA $500 grant check for her proposed literacy project titled Using Graphic Novels to Promote Literacy.  Pictured L-R:  Duenas and Dr. Darlene Roberto, IRA Board Member.