World Language

¡Hola y bienvenidos a la clase de español!

Hello and welcome to Spanish Class!

This year we will explore Mexico, Central America, and the Spanish language through storytelling and music. Check out the rest of my site for more resources.

About the maestra...

My name is Tory Wielhouwer and I teach Spanish 5-6 at Northern Trails. I've been teaching Spanish and English Language Learners for 16 years at Forest Hills Public Schools, and this is my fifth year at NT. I have a BA in Spanish and Secondary Education and a minor in English from Anderson University, and a masters in Teaching English to Students of Other Languages (TESOL) from Cornerstone University. I spent a semester abroad studying in Costa Rica, Nicaragua, and Guatemala, and have also taken masters classes at La Universidad de Salamanca in Spain. I am passionate about languages. Language connects people. It is my privilege to help your student make connections with language and our global world.