Back to School!!!

  In the south, where I live, school is back in session.  I love the start of a new year – the excitement, the planning, the students…..  My hopes are high with goals I set for the year and getting my materials organized.  I am in the process of getting my list of students I […]

As vacation ends…..

The end of spring vacation is the hardest time for me.  I almost always get a little cold, I never feel like I get rested enough and I know I have a pile of work to do for the next few months.  The next few months with no days off until Memorial Day.  I’m not […]

Ah Spring!

I love spring!  The cold weather begins to fade and the warmth sets in.  The colors of nature begin to show themselves.  The beautiful bright colors after months and months of drab.  The animals begin to come alive and crawl around everywhere.  The children in the neighborhood start playing outside regularly.  Spring vacation at school […]

Read Across America

What can be better than celebrating the birthday of Dr. Seuss?  Celebrating the birthday of Dr. Seuss on Read Across America Day!!! Read Across America Day is a reading awareness and motivation program.  They want every child in every community to celebrate reading.  How great!  Reading is such an important skill.  For me, language and […]