Get your calculator fingers ready and start working math problems! With the different time zones, the World Maths Day challenge actually started at 6:00 this morning! I guess New Zealand is AHEAD of us in time because it is already March 4 in New Zealand! So start working problems. You will be participating in an event that [...]
Archive for March 2, 2009
I came back to school today (I had a meeting in the morning) and one of the first things students approached me about was their latest accomplishment on the World Maths Day challenge. How exciting to be a math teacher and have students coming to tell me that they have answered over 1000 math questions [...]
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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