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School starts

I dropped off BK to middle school today at 7am. He’s in ASB, assoc student body, which starts a little early. In 7th grade this year, he’s excited to go back to school and see his friends and play soccer in the afternoons. 68 more words


4 Keys to a Seamless Transition from Elementary to Middle School

I’ve been in Middle School Ministry for about 5 years now, however I still can not determine for whom the transition from Elementary School to Middle School is more difficult for STUDENT or PARENTS? 651 more words

Middle School Ministry

The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer L. Holm

The Fourteenth Goldfish is a perfect example of everything a middle grade novel should be: fun, family, school, adventure, and quirk. I’ve already started spreading to word to my middle school Science teacher friends this would be a great way for Science teachers to support reading instruction, or a great way for ELA teachers to incorporate some Science concepts. 93 more words

Family Fiction

Counselor’s Corner: Connecting and Collaborating with Your School and Community

As a school counselor, one of the most rewarding aspects of your job can be connecting and collaborating with members of your school and community. I like to think of school counseling as a boat. 692 more words

Counselor's Corner

theme for 2014-2015 {be grateful}

I drove home from my classroom last night thinking, “Wow, does the new teacher glow really wear off that quickly?”  We had just finished two grueling days of meetings, trainings, acronyms, expectations, changes, new curriculum, and binders of information that we never even got to.   566 more words

Middle School

The Fantastic Babies, Seedlings and Tile...

Today is the first day back at school after summer vacation. I would like make one thing clear – the Korean people say “vacation” rather than “holidays” so I will most likely be using these two words interchangeably throughout this post. 2,194 more words


Another Day, Another New Experience

Hi everybody,

Well, yesterday was the first day of school.  And guess what?  I survived.  It wasn’t that bad actually.  It was weird, but not bad.  504 more words