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Finally, Again

Waiting for JJ at the Dollop Café. Lila, his girlfriend, and Carl, his best friend, are catching up. JJ is the only shared area in their friendship Venn. 403 more words

JJ In The 21st Century

Let Them Make T-Charts!

Pity the copier.

Stuck in the windowless corner of the teacher’s room, churning out page after page of quizzes, newsletters, and course descriptions. Probed and shoved and slammed, the oft maligned copier needs a break. 994 more words


The Power of Words

Today’s lesson featured the use of the iPad Minis.  Thus, today’s blog post serves as a road map through that lesson.

STUDENTS, now that you have received your iPad Mini, begin work on Lesson 9 Quiz below.   228 more words


I Know an Old Lady, Do You?

During 2nd quarter, one of our big ideas during Reader’s Workshop was comparing various versions of the same text.  An easy one–as well as a favorite–was I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly.  312 more words


Friday Inspiration: Wendy Macnaughton

I first came across Wendy Macnaughton’s work through her venn diagrams, such as the one above. I was sucked in by both the humor and her minimalist, colorful style. 154 more words

Lost Balls

Last holiday season, when I worked at the Barnes & Noble in Minnesota, a clean-cut 30-something man, about my age, approached me at the information desk. 429 more words