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The Breadwinner

Author: Deborah Ellis
Paperback: 170 pages
Publisher: Groundwood Books; First Trade Paper edition (2001)
ISBN-10: 0888994168
ISBN-13: 978-0888994165

Parvana lives in Kabul, the capital city of war ravaged Afghanistan. 352 more words

English / Language Arts


Here is the theme of my day: curveball.

I thought things would go one way, in a simple straight line, but then they sort of shifted. 1,740 more words


Middle School & Scooters

Do you remember your years in Middle School? There were either great years or miserable, depending on your school and circumstances and chance little things that could go wrong and never leave you. 281 more words


The Joys of Awkward Relationships

Earlier, one of my middle school friends came to me for relationship advice. I am just going to say this: I am glad I don’t have to deal with super awkward guy-girl relationships in high school. 122 more words


Kahoot: Create Online Discussions, Surveys, and Quizzes for Students to Answer from Any Device

Kahoot is a FREE service to create online quizzes, surveys, and discussions in your classroom.  Once you’ve created your discussions & more, students can join in and participate on any device with a web browser.   256 more words


Things have been crazy busy!

I haven’t blogged in a couple of days because I have been so busy. I am going to catch up on some of the highlights. … 783 more words


What Do Teachers Think About On Testing Days?

Another year, another round of standardized testing. Over the past two days students trotted into brick gilded buildings across the state and broke the seals on booklets of testing material to determine their level of academic achievement. 177 more words