Christmas break is here! It looks like we are going to have something we haven’t had in a long time-a WHITE CHRISTMAS! I hope all of you have a wonderful holiday filled with lots of fun. Enjoy time spent with your family and friends. Enjoy the snow! Make snow angels, go sled riding, and get [...]
Archive for December, 2010
Wow! We have reached our first goal of 100,000 problems on IXL before Christmas break! Amazing! Who is really excelling at IXL in the fifth grade? Here are the top 5 students in the following catagories: Most time spent: 1-Haylee N 15 hr 51 min 2-Hunter H 14 hr 9 min 3-Lexi E 13 hr [...]
December certainly has come in with a bang! Snow on the ground, cold temperatures and one 2-hour delay already! I’m not sure about you, but I think it’s a little too much and a little too soon! What do you think of this weather? Are you loving it?
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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