Suburban Mosaic

How Tia Lola Learned to Teach

How Tia Lola Learned to Teach

By Julia Alvarez

Grades 1 - 4 Title

Miguel and Juanita's great-aunt, Tia Lola, is living with the family in Vermont. She is asked to teach Spanish at their school while learning English. Her visitor's visa is about to expire and the town rallies to extend her visa from the Dominican Republic. Everything Tia Lola does turns into an adventure.

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