We've all been hit hard by the horrible events at Sandy Hook Elementary School.  Many of us are still reeling, and we want to do somethi...
So Katie, at    (you can follow her link here ) had this great idea that we should write about 2 bloggers:  one who has more followers th...
I wish I could post pictures of all the students playing these games - it was pretty amazing!  They were totally engaged, cheering each ot...
    I don't often challenge my students to all read from the same genre, but we were reading some "unsolved" mysteries (Amelia...
I wish I could make sense out of something so senseless.  Little children....it just breaks my heart.
So, in the spirit of the holidays, I would like to give away one of my products from my TpT  store.  I'm just starting my store and I...
   Okay, so I may be giving away my age here, but when I went to college (not to become a teacher - that came many years later) I carried a ...
http://joyin6th.blogspot.com/2012/12/its-like-getting-free-money-with-joy.html?showComment=1354991895809#c3717330442171698664 Kim, ove...
So apparently I didn't link the my last post to the website.  I'm still trying to figure out how to create a grab button without my ...
Something that brings a little joy to my heart has been happening in my classroom.  My students and I were talking about the Viking explorat...