Daily Archive: September 9, 2008

Keep Your Writing in a Home!

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Yesterday, Tonya Haywood (a kindergarten teacher who really needs to keep a blog — wink wink), used Eric Carle’s book, A House for Hermit Crab, to talk with her novice writers about keeping… Continue reading

Ruth’s SOLS: October.

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Here’s a Slice of Life that I can hardly wait to experience . . . (Is it a SOLS if it’s yet to come?  I suppose, since I’ve experienced it in the past!)… Continue reading

Preparing for September 11th

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Where were you on September 11th, 2001? It’s a question that makes my heart tighten. I was in Manhattan, at a job interview in Midtown. I heard that a plane hit the Trade… Continue reading

Reading Aloud.

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In the past day and a half, I have witnessed three read alouds:  kindergarten; grade 3; and grade 5.  There is something special about having the outsider’s perspective, while at the same time, an… Continue reading

S.O.L.S. Time!

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Please link your slice/post to this one by using Mr. Linky:

Answering Questions

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You asked… we answer! Often when someone posts a question on a post, Ruth or I write back to them individually. However, we’ve received six questions in the past few days whose answers… Continue reading

Stacey’s Sleepless Slice

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Sleepless SOLS Originally uploaded by teachergal Just a little picture of what the start of my day has been like…