I recently took on the task of painting the inside of our house. We had been living in it for 11 years and it needed it. The walls had the “learning to walk” handprints along the walls, dirt spots from where the dog lays and was looking a little worn. So the last spring, I spent my weekends painting and… Read More
The first day of school happened today. Crazy! How did that happen, it was just June. One of the many things that I love about the beginning of the year are all of the books for read-alouds. There are so many good ones!
I am beginning my 20th year of teaching this year and I am no expert. I am constantly learning and changing things up in my classroom to meet the needs of my students, and I like to mix things up. But there are a few things or “aha’s” I would like to share with new teachers.