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When teaching is made harder.....
Contract negotiations.  When things go well between teachers and districts, no one thinks much about it.  However, when communication breaks down and agreements can't be struck, it can send a school year into turmoil.  That is what I am experiencing current...
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Summarizing Fun!
Being able to summarize is such an important skill--but getting kids to focus just on the important ideas can be quite an undertaking.  Kids love to retell, in every glorious detail!  For them, everything seems important--and let's be honest, it was to us w...
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Reflecting at the end of the year.
The past few months have had more struggles than successes in them...professionally and personally.  Some days I am just grateful to have made it through to the end of the day intact.  There have been moments where I question every decision I have made sinc...
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I am linking up again for the final Back to School in a Flash topic from  Ramona Recommends ,  the Not So Wimpy Teacher , and  Fancy Free in 4th .  This week it is all about engagement--how to keep the kids motivated and interested in learning.  I think tha...
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Advice for New Teachers Link -Up
Teaching in your own classroom is a great profession--and as much as they try, your college courses aren't able to truly prepare you for it.  This Back to School Link-Up is a great idea because it gives new teachers some invaluable advice and reminds us tha...
Advice for New Teachers Link -Up
Advice for New Teachers Link -Up
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A Giveaway & BTS in a Flash: Decor
Hi there-- My $20 TPT giveaway ends soon, so if you haven't signed up, click here . I'm joining the Back to School in a Flash Linky Party that some great bloggers ( Ramona Recommends,  the  Not So Wimpy Teacher , and  Fancy Free in 4th ) have put together. ...
A Giveaway & BTS in a Flash: Decor
A Giveaway & BTS in a Flash: Decor
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Purging
I have been attempting to get my room ready for the new school year and I have come to the realization that I simply have too much stuff.   Education, like fashion,  is cyclical and, if you are in it long enough, you see the things that you did 15 years ago...
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BTS in a Flash: Curriculum Musts!
Hi there-- I am joining the Back to School in a Flash Link Up from Ramona Recommends , the Not So Wimpy Teacher , and Fancy Free in 4th .  I love curriculum that is specifically designed to teach a particular standard--it just makes so much sense.  Sometime...
BTS in a Flash: Curriculum Musts!
BTS in a Flash: Curriculum Musts!
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Two For Tuesday
I love a good sale so I am linking up with Chalk One Up for the Teacher' s Two for Tuesday bargain. I have a new product in my store: a novel lapbook project.  I used it for the first time this past year and the kids really enjoyed their final products.  Yo...
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Back to School in a Flash: Favorites
I'm joining the Back to School in a Flash Linky Party that some great bloggers ( Ramona Recommends, the Not So Wimpy Teacher , and Fancy Free in 4th ) have put together.  It was hard to choose just a few things as I am a bit of a school supply collector--th...
Back to School in a Flash: Favorites
Back to School in a Flash: Favorites
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