Whew! I am exhausted today. It’s amazing to me that the STUDENTS have been taking achievement tests all morning (and some finishing in the afternoon ) and I am the one who is exhausted. I know it can’t possibly be due to the age difference so it must be due to the fact that I [...]
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Today we continued with simplifying fractions. We have been working with reducing fractions to lowest terms. Students worked in groups to complete the first assignment. When they were finished, their papers were checked. Any missed problems had to be corrected before they moved on to their Coach page. When they finished their Coach page, they [...]
You will be taking a Math test on Friday that will cover all the indicators that we have worked on this 9 weeks, and possibly some from the 1st 9 weeks. Today (Tuesday) you will be given a Study Guide that you will start to complete with your groups. We will be reviewing for the [...]
Finally, we are back to school. The students were a little tired today, they must have stayed up to watch the Super Bowl! I was surprised to find out that there were still many who did not have power as of this morning. I hope it’s back on for them tonight. I hope you [...]
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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