Beef cattle; Livestock; Southwest Utah Livestock Show--Cedar City (Iron County, Utah)
Grand Champion steer, 1050 pounds. Exhibited by Joe Roach of Spanish Fork. Price, $0.51 per pound, totalling $535.50. Purchased by the following: Dee Arthur, Steven's Comany, Oroille Isom, Bulloch Drug, J.M. Brown, Kumen Gardner, Dixie Leavitt,...
Sheep; People, Livestock; Southwest Utah Livestock Show--Cedar City (Iron County, Utah)
Millicent Larsen of Spanish Fork works to get her sheep positioned just right in the auction ring. This sheep ended up winning Reserve Champion and was purchased by Les Childs, Branch Manager of the Utah Farm Production Credit Association.
Amid the crack of lightening and the crash of thunder the College Class Zion
trip successfully ushered in another school year. We parched our blankets over the
camp fires and wrung them out again as in the midst of Southern Utah's...
There are many wonderful people in my community who made this thesis possible. First,
I would like to thank my third-grade students and their parents from the 2010-2011 school year
who participated in this study. The trust and...
assessment is to provide educators with a total proficiency score for use in their schools, districts,
and state, as mandated by the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001. Students will be assessed in the
four language acquisition modalities of...
One of the co-authors of Treasures is Dr. Jana Echevarria, a professor of educational psychology
who specializes in bilingual education and is an expert in teaching ELLs. Echevarria (2005)
stated, “In order to tailor instruction appropriately,...
The purpose of this research project was to investigate whether the connection between
literacy achievement among English language learners (ELLs) from low socio-economic status
(SES) families and their home-literacy...
English language proficiency and literacy skills, and were based on a 5-point scale: pre-emergent
= 1, emergent = 2, intermediate = 3, advanced = 4, and fluent = 5.
Student Participant Selection Based on CRT and UALPA Scores
Home Visit Comparison Chart
High-Literate ELL Home Visits Low-Literate ELL Home Visits
All families were nuclear. There were more single-parent families than
At least one parent spoke both English and
give it a pleasing color. Children in the neighborhood are laughing and playing and do not seem
to mind using the road for a playground. Upon entering the home, Miguel shouts, “¡Mama, la
maestra esta aquí! La maestra esta aquí!” In this...
has one sister, but her dad has returned to Mexico and is married to another woman, and he has
an entirely new family. The relentless pain this has caused Dulce is obvious as she constantly
talks about her dad at school and expresses her sorrow....
boyfriend lives with the family in the home. Maria has two little sisters that she helps tend.
Maria’s real dad lives in Texas and was very abusive to Maria’s mom in the past. Maria’s
maternal grandma lives in St. George and Maria’s mom...
company. Dad explains that he works hard so that his children can one day go to college. “Tengo
sueños todo el tiempo que mis hijos algún día ir a la universidad.” He dreams all the time that
his children will one day go to college. If...
and a mix of English and Spanish to their parents. Alma’s mom recognizes the value of acquiring
two languages and has learned English through her children. She has also learned English
through her job and finds it an asset to speak English...