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In my classroom, we end our day with about ten minutes of a share, telling, or joke. There is a sign-up list the students use to maintain some order in the process. Many of the students lately have gotten into … Continue reading
In our classroom today we were suppose to be comparing two different texts with similar themes. The story today was of a boy named Carlos who started out really wanting a particular breed of dog. As the story progresses, the … Continue reading
Today Cody turns 11. It is the first time since his birth that Easter falls on his birthday. The next time this will happen, he will be turning 22. Happy birthday sweet boy. You are amazing! I re-post his birth … Continue reading
“The Cubs are on a roll in the replay of the game!” exclaimed Cody shortly after he had just seen them lose to the Pittsburgh Pirates. I simply shook my head, smiled, and agreed with him.
My Towel My towel does not travel on the days that you are gone. Instead it hangs upon the wall face looking blue and long. It wants to see the bathroom from a new and different view. Oh how sad … Continue reading
The next two weeks are AzMERIT weeks in our household. In case you do not live in Arizona and as such are lucky to not know of what I speak, the AzMERIT is a statewide standardized test that is given … Continue reading
When ones birthday falls on a Friday, one should really take advantage of such fine timing and have a little birthday gathering. This is what happened to me last Friday. And so, we invited people and had a party. It … Continue reading
Tonight this happened. me: It’s double shower night, people! (At our house, ever other night is double shower night. This means that both boys need to shower. Cody is older and participates in P.E. so he is required to shower … Continue reading
At first I was impressed. It was 7:20 and time for the boys to start thinking about heading to bed. I had been out in the backyard with Husband enjoying an after dinner margarita and had let the time slip … Continue reading