And so that means it's time to link up with Farley at Oh' Boy 4th Grade .  And even though it's not July until tomorrow, there a...
I've been spending A LOT of time reading and just lazing around.  Nothing wrong with that, right?   So, for starters, I've...
Every year for the past five or six years, I've given students reading inventories at the beginning of the year.  It's important for...
You know I've been just a little impressed with partly because she reinforces some of the things I've been doing, and partly because...
Many of my good ideas start here.   Yup.  In the shower. I was thinking about all things Donalynn Miller, having just finished The Book...
Google has announced that it's no longer going to host Google Reader starting on July 1st.  Which is a bummer because that's how I...
Kristin, at Teach n'Tex has an ambitious goal of linkys all week long.  I don't know if I can be a part of all of them, but I&...
Today I'm linking up with Mr. Hughes from An Educator's Life  to talk about one of my favorite things to do with my students:  Rea...
Many years ago, someone gave me a set of editing symbols printed on brightly colored paper that I laminated and posted in front of my room. ...
Don't look at how I've taken my borders down or that the paper is ripped.  Yes, I'm moving and this was posted on the sec...
It didn't feel like school was almost over until Memorial Day.  Three days to sleep in!  Does anyone besides a teacher understand that s...