We recently held parent-teacher conferences at Laurelville. I enjoy having the opportunity to meet with parents who are eager to see their child succeed in school. I noticed that I seemed to be repeating the same sentence in many of those conferences, “He (or she) needs to ask questions if they are having difficulty on [...]
Archive for October, 2008
Fall is one of my favorite times of the year. There is just something about the cooler days, the fall colors, and the falling leaves that I just love. These things remind me of the many things that I look forward to this time of the year. Are there things that you enjoy and look forward to [...]
Welcome to my blog! I teach 7th grade Language Arts at McDowell Exchange School in the Logan Elm School district. I previously taught 5th grade at Laurelville Elementary (in the same district)-math for the last three years and language arts prior to that.
My hope is that this blog serves as a sort of newsletter for our class, keeping parents and students informed of class news and assignments for our Language Arts Class. I also intend for it to be a place where students can share their writing and their thoughts on books that they are reading.
In March 2009, my blog was showcased by Sue Walters on The Edublogger site. As a result, this blog has had visitors from all around the world. It has been so exciting to see new dots appear on my clustr map! (see the clustr map below as of 9/24/09) Thanks again, Sue!
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