Several students have been busy working on their blogs outside of the the classroom! Please be sure to check out these “Gold Star” blogs! Chelsey and Kendall have written about some good books that they have been reading. Megan has been sharing poetry on her blog and Abby and her family are preparing for their [...]
Posts tagged with hard work
Today the students began their fifth grade Achievement tests. They took the Reading portion of the test this morning. I am so proud of their efforts! They took their time and worked very hard on their test. I am certain that they can go home and say, “I did my best”. That is all we [...]
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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