Category Archives: life

“Only Me,” he said.

Dear Readers, I got a story to tell you. Wanna’ hear, here it goes. One of my students was in a mood today. You see, in the beginning of school I gave him many chances to answer questions when others … Continue reading

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Detox Time!

Dear Readers, I’ve been so overly busy the past couple of weeks that I have not had time to detox. One of the main reasons is that my classroom is never empty. I have the class for 1st & 2nd … Continue reading

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(Almost) No NPs!!!

Dear Readers, I’m very happy about my students receiving almost no NP’s! I checked grades last week before report cards were due and last night at parent conferences. Almost all of the parents were happy. Most of all, my students … Continue reading

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The Face of 44!

Dear Readers, A pic of me on Friday. It’s not my favorite pic, but I must say, not bad for 44!

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Terrible Me!!!

Dear Readers,   I feel so bad. Today I cut this student to shreds. I really didn’t mean to. It’s just that she’s so frustrating. She will sit in class and do absolutely nothing. I’ve been dealing with this since … Continue reading

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Welcome September!

Dear Readers, September is upon us. Usually tomorrow would have been my first day of school. However, since I work for a school with an extra month of school, I am already completing report cards. I would have preferred for … Continue reading

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Love is a VERB!!!

This is just a couple of thoughts on my mind.  One thing that’s always on my mind- Love! It’s such a hard thing to “pin” down. Some say that love is a verb, like the song by L. Young: There … Continue reading

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Tomorrow’s Plan!

Dear Readers, Tomorrow I am going to  Well, I actually haven’t figured it out yet. As soon as I finish writing this, I’m going to continue working on a unit plan. I have to start from the bottom then work … Continue reading

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No Sunday Night Blues Today!

Dear Readers, This time last week, I had the Sunday night blues! BAD!!!! I was so super stressed out that I thought I was going to burst a blood vessel. I’m really not kidding. It was because I didn’t know … Continue reading

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Hello August!

Wow, can’t believe August came so quickly! This summer passed by so quickly. I’m really not sad to see it end even though it was a good summer. I accomplished some goals this year that I’ve been trying to accomplish … Continue reading

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