Our Thanksgiving break is finally here! I am thankful that we have 6 days of no school. Hopefully the break will slow down the spread of the flu bug that has been going around our school! I hope you all enjoy the break. I hope you stay healthy, get to eat lots of food and [...]
Archive for November, 2009
What a week this past week has been! The flu bug decided to strike the Caudill household. Hannah was the first to get sick, followed by Molly and then ME! The only person so escape its wrath was Chris-so far. It was not fun and I hope it does not reappear anytime soon! Today I [...]
We’d like to wish the very best of luck to the Lady Braves volleyball team in their Division II State semi-final game tonight against Lake Catholic. This is the first time in school history that our volleyball team has made a Final-4 appearance. We are very proud of all of these girls. Two teams members, [...]
Make a Smilebox slideshow Today the students of Laurelville Elementary paid tribute to our veterans. Mrs. Barnes, our music teacher, did an EXCELLENT job of working with the Laurelville students to prepare for this assembly. We were honored to have the Color Guard from AMVETS Post 2256 present to show the posting of colors, display [...]
Step into Laurelville school and you will definately notice the smell of chocolate. The 5th and 6th graders are currently selling candy bars to raise money to pay for their 6th grade outdoor education camp at Camp’ Oty Okwa. They are selling the candy bars for $1.00. I am an ongoing supporter of this fundraiser! Laurelville [...]
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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