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Books with a side of Pancakes

Well, I am finally over the flu and back to teaching and blogging. Today marked our finish date for my 12th grade College Bound classes 2nd round of independent, self-selected novels. 262 more words

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Write Beside Them Summary and Review

 “Writers need feedback, not evaluation” ~Penny Kittle

When considering my English classroom, this is my interpretation of assessment. I strongly agree with Kittle’s perspective of feedback vs. 897 more words


Monday Miscellany

I LOVE this post on Sharing Our Notebooks by Penny Kittle: My Writing Notebook is Always With Me. The picture she shares of her notebook shelves remind me of my own, although I am still in the multi-coloured phase of my notebook accumulating. 114 more words

Monday Miscellany

Notebook Time: What It Is & Why We Do It

Rebekah and I often often tweet ideas for notebook time, and recently many of you have been asking us to explain it and show how it fits into the workshop. 868 more words

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