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Blog Post for October 31, 2014

Happy Halloween!

Today in class we discussed the multi modal communication elements of selfies. We were given a variety of tools to use a props in our selfies. 

The Leveler by Dennis Lange

…………..The Leveler

So many men are in a hurry;
…They speed and pass me by.
They are the hares, both fast and furry.
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Poetry

Slow and Steady: Emergent Children Reading, Re-reading, and Re-reading Again

I recently read a little bit on reading comprehension for emergent readers from New Essentials for Teaching Reading. Much of what they said on desired repetition really reminded me of when my brother and I were young and at the emergent level. 362 more words

Writing

Running the Gauntlet

Last week I reviewed the second of three phases I use to divide the months of the year. (read it here).    The biggest shift for this third and final phase for the year centers on running far and long and reduces the role of cycling and swimming, both triathlon related activities.   641 more words

Motivation

Pace Yourself!

 

I have seen something else under the sun: The race is not to the swift or the battle to the strong, nor does food come to the wise or wealth to the brilliant or favor to the learned; but time and chance happen to them all.   

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Encouragement