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Working on a variety of mouth shapes for difficult to pronounce English words, a group of Spanish speaking Kindergarten students in Tina Brennan's class at Blue Ridge Elementary School sing through a range of songs that the kindergarten teacher's created with music teachers. The songs are designed to help with pronunciation of difficult English words in a way that does not associate specific letters with specific sounds. Tuesday, October 11, 2011

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Walla Walla schools use song to teach language

Blue Ridge students learning English get a leg up on pronunciation through the lyrics.

WALLA WALLA -- Tina Brennan got her students ready for a lesson by having them stand up and gather their hands to simulate a crawling spider, and turning some music on.

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