I read in Katie Wood Ray’s Study Driven: Showing what surrounds a character can help the reader understand a lot about the character (34). It inspired me to write about … Continue Reading Ruth’s Slice of Life: Messy Bedroom.
So today I was in a second grade classroom. After the focus lesson, I sent them back to do some important work on envisioning their story and making a plan. … Continue Reading Let ‘Em Work It Out!