Hello!Today, I am writing you from the balcony of my condo in Hilton Head. It's about 9 a.m. and I 'm sitting here with my Starbucks, (grande iced coffee with 2% and vanilla.....fabulous and not a ton of calories!) my laptop and the sunshine. Life is good!I am linking up with Mrs. Jump's Class today for her Let's Talk About Books Linky! I was thinking about a book that I wanted to share ... Read More about Let’s Talk About Books Linky
I am so happy to be linking up with 4th Grade Frolics for her Monday Made It linky! I have been pretty busy this summer, and excited to show you what I've been up to! Okay, here we go!I absolutely LOVE cutesy wreaths on doors, and I'm always thinking I could totally do that! I like to be crafty but I don't always make enough time for it. So needless to say, I've had a bare door for ... Read More about Monday Made It!!
Hey, Hey!Oh goodness, the past few weeks have been crazy! Between all of the assessments, assemblies, and special events, I feel like I barely had time to teach during the month of May. I had been thinking and thinking about what I wanted to make for the kids' end of the year gifts. I always struggle with this because I have 50 students. I would love to buy them all books but it's just not ... Read More about End of Year Gifts!
Hi there! I just came across The Reading Tutor/OG's mentor text linky and could not be more excited! I always struggle to find new mentor texts to use during writing workshop. My students absolutely LOVE persuasive writing. This text is great for persuasive AND opinion pieces! My Mentor Text For Persuasive Writing is: I can not get enough of Duck! Rabbit! by Amy Krouse Rosenthal ... Read More about Mentor Monday Linky 5/19/14: Persuasive Writing
As the school year is coming to an end, I find myself reevaluating so many things in my classroom. I'm thinking of all the organizational changes I want to make, and about the new cutesy things I will display in my room next year. One of the areas that I think we all need to reevaluate, is how we keep our kids safe. I hate that this is even a discussion but nonetheless it is the most important ... Read More about School Safety