If you follow me on Instagram, then you know that I’ve been a bit preoccupied by a minor thing called #sendingbothofmydaughtersofftocollege and #becominganemptynester, as well as #finishingmygradclasses. All of this means that I haven’t posted regularly in quite a while. But wait! I’ve still been rather busy with school stuff! With the start of… Continue reading #B2S13
Question: What is better than attending a day-long in-service focused on the benefits of Pinterest for teachers? Answer: PRESENTING a day-long in-service focused on the benefits of Pinterest for teachers! That is precisely what I had a chance to do at my school the other day. It was such a wonderful opportunity to share the… Continue reading Happy Tuesday: Pinterest for Educators!
One hundred seventy-six days down, four days to go. I’m tired. On one hand, I am sad to see this school year go. I had a relatively small ELA class this year, and a very small math class (even though I had three groups to work with). And I’ve been hearing quite a lot… Continue reading Happy Last Tuesday of the School Year!
I just wanted to share a photo of my students at their (they earned it, after all!) 100-Book Challenge Party! It was a HUGE success. The theme was “pajamas, water ice and popcorn.” Since my students come to me from separate homerooms, I thought there would be logistical issues with wearing pajamas (I didn’t want… Continue reading Happy Tuesday: Our 100-Book Challenge Party!
What a Happy Tuesday! I have the best sister, hands down. She is AWESOME. In fact, she is the most generous person I know. I visited her for Easter, and I came home with a box FULL of books. You heard that right: she gave me a box full of books. Books for my classroom. … Continue reading Happy Tuesday: I Have the Best Sister