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An Oahu teacher writes rap tunes to teach kids grammar

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                                Donna Fisher, resource teacher for English language arts for the Pearl City-Waipahu complex area, has been creating rap songs — about 200 — for the past 20 years as a tool to teach middle schoolers.
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CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

Donna Fisher, resource teacher for English language arts for the Pearl City-Waipahu complex area, has been creating rap songs — about 200 — for the past 20 years as a tool to teach middle schoolers.

CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Fisher demonstrates to a group, above, how she uses rap music to teach English grammar concepts on a large-screen TV.
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CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

Fisher demonstrates to a group, above, how she uses rap music to teach English grammar concepts on a large-screen TV.

CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Donna Fisher, resource teacher for English language arts for the Pearl City-Waipahu complex area, has been creating rap songs — about 200 — for the past 20 years as a tool to teach middle schoolers.
CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Fisher demonstrates to a group, above, how she uses rap music to teach English grammar concepts on a large-screen TV.