Mrs. Ivette De la Reza-Connell
    Welcome to my class!  I am so glad that your child is one of my students!  I want all of my kids to fall in love with reading.  The more they read, the more they will know.  Let's bring JOY back into reading and writing!
         8th Grade English Language Arts/ Reading Teacher
    Longhorns Team
    Room 8-10 
    Personal Conference Period: 2:03-2:48
    Team Conference Period: 2:52-3:40
    Email: ivette.connell@hcisd.org
    You learn to read by reading.  
    You learn to write by writing.   
     "Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him"    
    Maya Angelou
    "Great books help you understand, and they help you feel understood."
    John Green
    "There is no such thing as a child who hates to read; there are only children who have not found the right book"
    Frank Serafini