Daily Archives: August 8, 2007

Language Arts Teachers Everywhere

I have two brand new baby teachers in working with me this year.  They are terrific, and I strongly believe they will make great teachers in a few years. During a planning period, one of them shared Sharon Creech with me.  Sharon is the author of about 15 books aimed at upper elementary and middle

First Days of School…Whoohooo!

Yes, the pitter patter of little feet have once again filled the hallways and sidewalks of our campus.  Okay, I teach middle school.  There is no pitter patter of anything, so let’s try this again. The slapping sounds of flip flops, the loud incessant chatter of early teens, and the weird vestages of leftover hair