I noticed the clay menorahs sitting on the “to-be-fired” cart in the Arts Room when I arrived at Ceramics Class this evening. I didn’t think twice about them ’til I … Continue Reading Stacey’s SOLS: Contest
I’ve been playing a bit with digi-scrapbooking (thanks to a Jessica Sprague Beginner’s Photoshop class). Here’s this week’s slice of life. All supplies from Jessica Sprague.
I know our main focus is the teaching of writing. I also know I’ve been posting quite a bit lately on reading. I’m not going to apologize for it! They are … Continue Reading Comprehension Strategy Charts.
While at NCTE, I listened to Patrick Allen, Franki Sibberson, and colleagues discuss reading assessment. Here are some highlights: One assessment isn’t better than another and none can stand alone. … Continue Reading NCTE: Reading Assessment.
It’s Tuesday, which means it’s time for the Slice of Life Story Challenge. Mr. Linky is down (again — seems to be a common theme) so please link your Slice … Continue Reading The First “Slice of Life Story Challenge” of December
Need a basic comment sheet for your students’ next Publishing Celebration? Just make a three-column table in Word like this: