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Parenting after a Mission Trip

A short term mission trip is one of the most powerful experiences a student may have. God uses the space and time on these trips to impact students in life-changing ways, and in many cases, generates an excitement for the gospel that has never been present before.   627 more words

High School

Chasing Lincoln's Killer

• Grade Range: 5-12.
• History related title
• James L Swanson
• Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
• Publisher: New York, Scholastic
• 2009
• 198 pages. 589 more words


VIncent van Gogh: Portrait of an Artist

• Grade Range: 5th-high school
• Biography related title
• Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan
• Vincent Van Gogh: Portrait of an Artist
• Publisher: New York, Delacorte Press… 595 more words


Teaching 8th Grade is (not) Terrifying

A little background about me: I am a teacher. I have been teaching for seven years. During this time I have taught 1st grade, 2nd grade, 5th grade, and 7th/8th grade. 613 more words

Middle School

Plagiarism lessons with Vanilla Ice

Plagiarism is one of the toughest things to teach to a middle school student during a research paper or article. The words are there, right on the internet, and I can’t just copy them?  456 more words


College & Career Week!

My initial thought to plan a Career Fair turned into an entire week of activities for students surrounding college and career… please tell me I am not the only one this happens to?! 82 more words

Middle School

A real inspiration

One of the things that I have always struggled with when reading Elie Wiesel’s Night with my classes is that the students look at the horrendous crimes and acts against humanity like they are a work of fiction. 255 more words