I have been at my new school just about 75 days. In previous years I had a wonderful co-worker who always knew how many days we had until break and until the end of the year. I haven’t been the best at keeping up with each day. So I’m pretty sure it’s been like, kinda … Continue reading Now that it’s Thanksgiving
I am going to write more on this over the week. I met most of my students and their parents last week. This is going to be a lot of fun. This group just seems like a really fun group of students. The support system this school has is amazing. Everyone seems to know the … Continue reading The countdown is almost over
This school year’s body isn’t cold yet and I’m ready to start an autopsy. So much to say about this year! Off the bat, this year was very, very challenging. There were the usual challenges, yes. There were a lot of others as well that no one saw coming. There were some unique behaviors that really … Continue reading Let’s go ahead and talk about this 2014-2015 school year
Today is the last day of school. It’s been so wild around here the last few weeks. I promise to blog about my last few weeks of this year. Stay tuned. Continue reading The end
This video sincerely voices my concerns for the boys in my class. I’ve always said that “school wasn’t made by a boy”. The very structure of MY class doesn’t encourage boys and really restricts them. That’s right I include myself. I’m just as guilty of trying to get my students to do exactly what I couldn’t … Continue reading Am I on the wrong side of the War?
Here we go again! I don’t mind snow days at all for the following reason. Continue reading Snow day
Most of you know I’m all about eating as healthy as possible. I’m 100% for home made meals over all other kinds. (Thinking about getting a T shirt with that on it.) Imagine my disgust with an article that basically said that home lunches aren’t safe? I got the vibe that since they’re not staying cool … Continue reading FOOD FIGHT!