So, my school district has decided for whatever reason, we no longer have Writer's Worskhop at the elementary level, we will teach Reading and Writing together as Language Arts. "Oh, this is wonderful!," they say. "Reading & Writing will finally be connected as they were meant to be all … [Read more...] about Writer’s Workshop Wednesday
Fall As I Know It
Living in Florida takes away from that true crisp chill, crunchy leaf feeling. Some days I hate it & some days I deal with it because really--it's about who you share your life with, not necessarily where you are. Either way, one reason I love my job is because I get to truly enjoy the … [Read more...] about Fall As I Know It
I am finally moved in & have really gotten a lot accomplished this summer even if it truly does NOT feel like I have been productive:) Ryan went out of town the weekend I officially was done with my apartment & I have gotten very creative with organization. I'm thinking that's a whole page … [Read more...] about Summer:)
Life is a funny thing. Full of Oxymorons. I enjoy busy, but at the same time I like not having things to do. I love planning and think it is so important, but lately I like not having a plan so that I can do whatever I feel like doing. I think because I finished graduate school in December and … [Read more...] about Backtrack !
We are in the 2nd full week of my Summer Vacation. This is the first Summer I have not worked or been in school ever. EVER. I have always either been working on my college degree or teaching a summer camp. Or Writers Camp at Poynter. Or working on my Master's Degree. So, this is it: a jobless … [Read more...] about Summer Goals