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My favorite day ...every year.

For those who know me, you may see this title and say…Oh that’s May 24th! … Back story, many many moons ago sitting in 10th grade study hall, I decided that May 24th would be my favorite day. 199 more words


Brain Break: Energize to Refocus

This September I learned about Brain Breaks as the KWLA conference, and it has improved the quality of my classes significantly. A Brain Break is essentially a short activity away from class content that gets students up and moving in order to maintain a high level of engagement once the break is over. 144 more words

German Kid,

I have been thinking about you a lot today, and the world seems gray without your presence. I miss you.

I just watched a movie, “Love, Rosie.” In all of these movies, they wait years to be with the person love. 354 more words


Canción (Baile) de la Semana: "Ven Conmigo" por Daddy Yankee ft. Prince Royce

I’ve probably mentioned that I teach 8th graders. By nature, 8th graders can be really squirmy and not sit still very well. However, I’ve discovered how to use this to my advantage over the years by incorporating lots of activities with movement. 124 more words


20 Reasons to Skip Spanish

Current Status: in bed, have Spanish at 11, desperately searching for reasons not to go

  1. bed
  2. eggs
  3. the class is conducted in Spanish
  4. I speak English…
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Tu habla espanol?

I have to admit that I fail to catch on the language. I took Spanish all through high school and was forced into it this semester in college(I have prerequisites to do before my actual course load). 81 more words

Happy Friday!

Hoy es Viernes, el nueve de Octubre

Yes, it is Friday! Generally that doesn’t mean anything to me but today it does. It means that I am having a glass of wine and not feeling guilty about it :-) 156 more words