Villarreal, Lorena

Hello My Name Is...

Lorena Villarreal

5th Grade English Language Arts/Reading Lead Teacher
 210-989-2950

Education


 

I graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Applied Learning and Development from UT Austin. I have a Master's Degree in Reading from UTSA. I also have a Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching with a focus in Reading and Literacy from UTSA. In addition to being a certified teacher I am a certified Reading Specialist and Master Reading Teacher.

Experience


 

This is my first year teaching 5th grade English Language Arts/Reading. I previously taught 3rd Grade English Language Arts/Reading for three years, and 4th Grade (self-contained and departmentalized) for seven years. This is my 11th year at Collier! I also teach undergraduate and graduate education courses at UTSA.

 

Class Schedule  

2017 - 2018 Daily Schedule

Villarreal  - 5th Grade ELAR

  

Time

Class

Description

8:00 – 9:25

Rotation 1

(Homeroom)

Modeled Reading/Read Aloud (10 min.)
Shared Reading (15 min.)
Guided Reading/Literature Circles/Workstations (30 min.)
Word Study (10 min)
Writer's Workshop (25 min.)

9:30 – 11:00

Rotation 2

(Martinez Homeroom)

Modeled Reading/Read Aloud (10 min.)
Shared Reading (15 min.)
Guided Reading/Literature Circles/Workstations (30 min.)
Word Study (10 min.)
Writer's Workshop (25 min.)

11:05 – 11:35

Homeroom

RTI (targeted Reading intervention for instructional support)

11:40 – 12:10

Homeroom

Lunch

12:15 – 12:40

Homeroom

RTI (targeted Math intervention for instructional support)

12:45 – 2:15

Rotation 3

(Walther Homeroom)

Modeled Reading/Read Aloud (10 min.)
Shared Reading (15 min.)
Guided Reading/Literature Circles/Workstations (30 min.)
Word Study (10 min.)
Writer's Workshop (25 min.)

 2:15 - 2:30  Homeroom  Recess

 2:30 - 3:15  Homeroom  Specials/Conference