Lincoln Middle,

an IB World School

Mrs. Carolina Herrera

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About Me
Biographical Sketch: 

I was born and raised in San Jose Costa Rica where I met my husband Dagoberto.  We have two daughters Sarah and Sophia who attend the IB program at Poudre High School.  I teach Lectoscritura to native Spanish speakers and Spanish Acquisition to 7th and 8th graders here at Lincoln. I am currently obtaining my alternative teacher license K-12 through Centennial BOCES  in Greeley. 

Educational Background: 

Graduated from the University of South Florida (USF) in 1994 with a degree in International Studies.

Why I enjoy teaching: 

I enjoy helping others grow and sharing my native language.

Favorite Books: 

My go to book is the Bible but I also enjoy education, educational advising, fantasy and self improvement books.

Interest & Hobbies: 

My husband and I enjoy working in home improvement and construction.  I have a lot of fun doing the interior design of the homes we renovate or build.

What I like most about my school: 

The warmth, love and energy of the school given by every single person that works here. The opportunity to serve and love the students that attend our school.

Favorite Quote: 

"Everything is possible for one who believes"

My Classroom
Courses Taught: 

I teach Spanish  Acquisition 1 and 2.  I also teach Lectoescritura to native Spanish speakers.

About My Classroom: 

The focus of my class is to have the students read as much as possible at a level they can understand. I also have the students read aloud so I can correct pronunciation. I speak as much as I can in Spanish so they get to hear how to pronounce and learn new vocabulary. We have a fun unit on the Day of the Dead and La Llorona where the students get to be artistic.