I’m in the second semester at the University of Chicago’s Writers Studio. We have a great teacher—Kevin Davis. During our first night he had classmates interviewing each other for 10 minutes about a memorable holiday moment, and then he asked us to write a scene about it. 547 more words
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Kindergarten: Week 2 of the Ezra Jack Keats author study.
Students are making connections (to self and text) as well as examining how Peter grows and changes over time. 419 more words
What music do you listen to as you work?
For me, anything goes for emails or repetitive tasks. But for work which needs sustained thought, I need to avoid music which might intrude – either with lyrics which distract from what I’m reading/writing, or simply because it’s so wonderful I can’t let it fade into the background. 287 more words
Week 14! Two more weeks until Winter Break!
A shorter week for me. J-girl had no school on Thursday (conferences); therefore, I took the day and was off with her. 327 more words