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MR / Schenectady, NY. Mont Pleasant Middle School (urban public school). English as a Second Language classroom (ESL). Students and teacher discuss class writing assignment. Student's fingernails are colored with henna because she has just celebrated the Muslim festival of Eid al-Adha. Student at right (girl; 14; grade 8; Afghani-American): Student in middle (boy; 14; grade 8; Puerto Rican-American): Teacher at right; Mexican-American. MR: Taj1, Lop8. Con8. ID: AJ-esl1. © Ellen B. Senisi