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"How do you know my child is progressing?" I'm glad you asked!

Maybe it’s my special needs teaching background.  Maybe, it has to do with teaching at private schools.  Or, maybe I just feel a deep desire to be organized ( 1,444 more words

It's the most wonderful time of the year ...

Right around this time, Staples always seems to have a commercial with “It’s the most wonderful time of the year” playing in the background.  I tried one year to sing the song while in Staples with my kids.   748 more words

Staying Focused When You Just Want to Chill ...

Back in my early years of teaching, one of my bosses pulled me aside one day and said,  “Rosemarie, I don’t want you to be a great teacher.   485 more words

Slice of Life Tuesday: Enjoying the Last of Summer

I’m spending this week reading; I have too many books left to read before summer ends. I’m running out of time! 

The last few days of summer — mixing back-to-school prep with naps (what will I do without my naps?), doctor/dentist appointments for everyone, and working on those jobs at home that need to be done. 16 more words

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Special Effects 

As preparation for the special effects in the film, I purchased and tested the latex techniques. Using the latex and an iPad and a stand, I put together a video presenting how I was going to go about creating the effects. 11 more words

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Seed Experimenting

I knew that we were going to need to have seeds floating on the surface of the bath in our video, and therefore, I took it upon myself to test if this would work. 198 more words

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Filming Schedule

In order to film, we had to email the teacher to book the equipment for the weekend that we wanted. As we had already envisaged the idea for the film, established a location and actors, and had drawn up some story boards, we decided to film it as soon as we possibly could. 73 more words

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