Reflecting on the First Semester and Looking Ahead

It has been a very long time since I have written, and I apologize for that. I’m sure you can understand; the semester was a bit crazy. I have a little bit of time to write, so I thought I’d share some things that we have been doing in the classroom. I adore my students,Continue reading “Reflecting on the First Semester and Looking Ahead”

The Past Few Weeks: So Busy!

Each day I write down a “Daily Precept” for the kids to ponder. These come from the book/movie Wonder and a book titled Mr. Brown’s Daily Precepts. If that day’s precept doesn’t apply, I skip it and find another. But this one was so perfect for what we were reading in our Reading Workshop time.Continue reading “The Past Few Weeks: So Busy!”

First Few Weeks: Figuring Things Out

Getting Into a Routine I really appreciate your patience as we figure things out and get into a routine.  The first several weeks can be rough on the students, but they are rockin’ it.  I truly love your kiddos and look forward to seeing them learn and grow academically and emotionally/socially.  We are working hardContinue reading “First Few Weeks: Figuring Things Out”