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Just Keep Grading

Some of the highlights from grading tonight are:

-A line graph created on the back of a paper plate

-“The heart is deep to the lungs” 28 more words



I love silence. It is a warm blanket in winter, wrapping around your tired body as you sleep, cradling your exhaustion and your doubts. In summer it dampens the singing of the cicada, and hides the hustle and bustle of the world outside your window. 229 more words


10/16/17: Daily Post

Yesterday was a productive day for me, even if it did get off to a late start.  I started out the day by sleeping in until 7 or so, and then driving down to Socorro. 147 more words


Teaching Tuesday: Fall break

Starting school at the end of July is more than a little depressing. The weather is at its summery height, people are posting vacation photos, few stores have their school supplies completely out and almost all of my fellow teachers are starting their countdowns until school starts. 689 more words


Beginners' kickboxing with BadBoy

Want to get fit, gain confidence and learn from the best? Then here’s your chance…

With Bailey ‘BadBoy’ Sugden back in the gym after his latest victory on  83 more words


I Don’t Have Patience 

I do not have the patience for some of my students. I know that sounds bad, but come on. 3 chances to submit a lab and you still don’t include everything? I just can’t.


Making it work - upsizing commercial sewing patterns.

I don’t know if it was overconfidence, wishful thinking or both but I seem to have a number of patterns that are not the right size for me. 430 more words