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Every year, Americans around the nation get together to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15th through October 15th. The contributions Hispanic Americans have made to the United States are endless and inspiring, and they have had a profound and positive impact on our county.

ACTFL Photo Contest Finalist #3 - Free Resources for Spanish Teachers

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Nov 21

Rhonda Churchill is one of the finalists for our ACTFL 2012 Favorite Word in Spanish Contest: "¡Dime tu palabra favorite y gana libros para tu escuelita!"

If this is your favorite photo, let us know! If you want Rhonda to win $250 worth of Spanish books for her classroom and an iPad, let us know! Please comment below. The finalist with the most comments wins! Only one comment per person please. You have until November 30th, so comment today!

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Debbie November 23, 2012 at 5:36 PM Reply
I vote for Rhonda, ducking beneath the "baja" sign. :)
Debbie dashiell November 24, 2012 at 11:05 PM Reply
Definitely a winner!
Kate November 25, 2012 at 12:43 AM Reply
Love it! Good luck Rhonda!
joe foster November 25, 2012 at 2:29 AM Reply
That is one awesome pic rhonda way to go
Sarah Burton November 25, 2012 at 4:35 AM Reply
Yay Rhonda.
Liz Tollett November 25, 2012 at 5:41 PM Reply
Excellent!!!!!!
Lindsay McCauley November 25, 2012 at 8:58 PM Reply
You have my vote!
Melesa November 25, 2012 at 11:41 PM Reply
Bravo,Rhonda! Baja is my favorite, too
jack demorra November 26, 2012 at 1:55 AM Reply
way to go
Dottie Walls November 26, 2012 at 11:13 AM Reply
I vote for Rhonda!
Dottie Walls November 26, 2012 at 11:13 AM Reply
Go Rhonda!
Dottie Walls November 26, 2012 at 11:14 AM Reply
Rhonda is the best!
Sharon Rash November 26, 2012 at 12:54 PM Reply
Excellent way to demonstrate "short"!
Mike Cody November 26, 2012 at 12:54 PM Reply
I vote for Rhonda Churchill.
Janice Davis November 26, 2012 at 1:11 PM Reply
I vote for Rhonda!
Jessica November 26, 2012 at 1:47 PM Reply
Rhonda should win! She is an awesome Spanish teacher and colleague, always willing to try new things and do what motivates her students!
Ann November 26, 2012 at 1:48 PM Reply
She is an awesome Spanish Teacher!! totally rocks the word baja!!!!
Candace Laws November 26, 2012 at 2:01 PM Reply
Great word and great teacher!
Bonnie Gordy November 26, 2012 at 2:03 PM Reply
I think Rhonda is a great Spanish teacher and would use the winnings wisely for instruction in her classroom. She is a dedicated teacher and the supplies that she could purchase would be of benefit to many students.
donna melson November 26, 2012 at 2:04 PM Reply
I am definitely voting for Rhonda Churchill:)
Greg Singer November 26, 2012 at 2:21 PM Reply
A picture really is worth a thousand words, even if it is only about one word. Great picture Rhonda!
Robyn Morris November 26, 2012 at 2:31 PM Reply
Way to go, Rhonda!
Lavern Sibanda November 26, 2012 at 2:46 PM Reply
This is my favorite photo for Mrs. Rhonda Churchill. She should win the books and the Ipad!
Daniel Churchill November 26, 2012 at 3:17 PM Reply
Way to go mom. I hope you win.
Cathy Fykes November 26, 2012 at 3:54 PM Reply
"Baja" Rhonda is my favorite picture! She should win the books and Ipad!
Vicki November 26, 2012 at 5:10 PM Reply
Like it!
Nathaniel Edwards November 26, 2012 at 5:23 PM Reply
Hello Mrs. Churchill!!!! Congrats on being such a wonderful spanish teacher and co-worker. Love the pic!!!! Good luck. Hope you win! Hasta Manana Senorita : )
Erich Hupke November 26, 2012 at 6:28 PM Reply
This is my favorite Photo, and I want Rhonda to win....she deserves it, and will put the resources to good use !! THANKS !!!
Hanna Poist November 26, 2012 at 7:36 PM Reply
Love the picture.
Valerie Hughes November 26, 2012 at 9:41 PM Reply
I bet students from years ago still remember that word!
Beth Eddy November 26, 2012 at 9:59 PM Reply
Sounds like laughter! You should win! Here is my vote.
Elizabeth November 27, 2012 at 12:54 AM Reply
Senora Churchill Rocks!!!!!
Rhonda November 28, 2012 at 4:17 PM Reply
Soy baja!!!!
DJ November 28, 2012 at 4:17 PM Reply
Mi esposa es baja!!
Mackenzie richardson November 28, 2012 at 11:24 PM Reply
Hey mrs.churchill. I love the picture it is wonderful. I also love your class it is soo fun.
P.s. NO MAS!!!!!!!!!!
samantha November 29, 2012 at 2:40 PM Reply
i vote for mrs. churchill
salena November 29, 2012 at 2:42 PM Reply
i vote for Mrs. C!!!
Kayla November 29, 2012 at 6:19 PM Reply
i vote mrs. Churhill
Logan November 29, 2012 at 6:20 PM Reply
Mrs. Chruchill, you're still taller then me!! >.<
Trish November 29, 2012 at 6:22 PM Reply
way to go mrs. Churchill hope you win
Hannah Lewis November 29, 2012 at 6:23 PM Reply
Mrs.Churchill You are still taller then Logan!!!! It's okayyy
Jenny Lewis November 29, 2012 at 6:25 PM Reply
cool picture
Leonardo November 29, 2012 at 6:26 PM Reply
Ha! That's so funny!
Aurora November 29, 2012 at 6:28 PM Reply
Mrs.Churchill's is amazinggggggg!!
Renee November 29, 2012 at 6:29 PM Reply
Mrs.Churchill should win!
Jeni November 29, 2012 at 6:30 PM Reply
Mrs.Churchill is the best!
Navid November 29, 2012 at 6:31 PM Reply
Kangaroos are cool! Just like you!
Sharon Rayne November 30, 2012 at 12:38 AM Reply
I vote for Rhonda!
Robert Rayne November 30, 2012 at 12:39 AM Reply
I vote for Rhonda!
Lee Horgan November 30, 2012 at 12:40 AM Reply
Vote for Rhonda!
Andy Rayne November 30, 2012 at 12:40 AM Reply
Rhonda gets my vote
Candy November 30, 2012 at 12:42 AM Reply
She gets my vote!!
Rhonda November 30, 2012 at 12:42 AM Reply
I guess I should vote for myself!!!!!
Madison Savage November 30, 2012 at 12:52 AM Reply
You have my vote. Obvosily. Think I spelt that wrong oh well. You gots my voteee.... & Castros! :P
Macyn November 30, 2012 at 2:53 AM Reply
Haha :) you have my vote!
Samantha November 30, 2012 at 3:04 AM Reply
Mrs.Churchill sure deserves this. Go vote for her :)
Amanda M. November 30, 2012 at 3:21 AM Reply
Voting for a great teacher :D Mrs. Churchill hope you win(: I see everyone else agrees XD
Cody November 30, 2012 at 3:31 AM Reply
Great job - Mrs. Churchill
Lisa November 30, 2012 at 3:35 AM Reply
Good Luck Mrs. Churchill
Tom November 30, 2012 at 3:36 AM Reply
You can do it!
Kay Richardson November 30, 2012 at 2:29 PM Reply
Mrs. Churchill, I hear such great things about your class.
Sid Richardson November 30, 2012 at 2:33 PM Reply
Rhonda, Great picture.
Sandee McLarem November 30, 2012 at 5:39 PM Reply
Winner!!!!! I love it !!!!!
Heather November 30, 2012 at 11:42 PM Reply
Good luck Mrs. Churchill.
maggie moore November 30, 2012 at 11:50 PM Reply
Def a winner, lol!
caitlyn December 5, 2012 at 11:00 PM Reply
gooo! Mrs.Churchill.
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