Hello Slicers! I’m delighted you’re joining us today!
Please post a permalink to your slice of life story in the comments section of this post. Then click and comment on at least three other Slicers’ writing.
Also, a little writerly inspiration for you:
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https://goo.gl/bukD6L The Good Will of Fish Town
I promise I will read and comment on other Slicers’ posts tomorrow, but I think if I don’t sleep soon I might actually implode! https://dontpaniciteach.wordpress.com/2015/08/12/intervention-feline-edition/
Today’s slice is a letter to myself, based on a writing prompt from 59 Reasons To Write by Kate Messner.
It took a royal dog to win Granny over.
Today I’m imitating Michelle and Patrick Allen and writing about who will walk with me into my classroom: http://portable-teacher.blogspot.com/2015/08/i-walk-with-you.html
WHY go back to school? http://wp.me/p3eVyl-cc
Initial Feelings of a Brand New Teacher:
Some thoughts about empathy as we start back to school: http://www.huffenglish.com/slice-of-life-7-help-me-understand/
I found some inspiration today on a messy shelf in my classroom… https://myrandomwonderings.wordpress.com/2015/08/11/slice-of-life-august-a-k-a-the-sunday-of-summer/
I’m having a LOT of trouble leaving comments the last 3 weeks in a row! Is it me? Something has changed, and it seems to be with Blogger, in particular. Does anybody know a secret to posting comments that I’m missing all of a sudden?
Just added Kathleen and Deb to my SOL header. Help! I need a job title!
Check out my blog post… Reliving Great Endings. https://stolenmomentsbyjulie.wordpress.com/2015/08/11/reliving-great-endings/
What story and movie endings would you add to the list?
What can happen at the bar?
On this busy Tuesday, I had an epiphany… http://iheartpurplestuff.blogspot.com/2015/08/dental-appointment-epiphany.html
Yikes, I left off the opening sentence.
The story of our maple tree continues
Experiencing a language immersion lesson.
Funny nightmares about the start of school
After a whirlwind of teaching institutes and graduate courses this summer, I’m back on the bandwagon. I’ve been thinking, reading, and writing a lot about memory lately.
Reflecting on my present moment and feeling grateful.
Breakfast For the Year http://mrstaylorstales.blogspot.com/2015/08/breakfast-for-school-year.html
Book Joy http://www.literacyonthemind.com/2015/08/slice-of-life-book-joy.html
Bees, Bugs and more Bees
Remembering good music from the past.
Last Kid Chosen: http://evolvingenglishteacher.blogspot.com/2015/08/last-kid-chosen-slice-of-life-tuesday.html
Today I wrote about being that kid, the last kid picked, and how I relived these painful childhood memories at the gym last week.
Thinking about old memories and making new one. Love the quote today, Stacey.
The Wonder of It All grew out of an edu-awesome twitter chat I moderated last week: http://beyondliteracylink.blogspot.com/2015/08/the-wonder-of-it-all.html
“New” poetry: https://surridgestuff.wordpress.com/2015/08/11/new-a-poem/
Yesterday I created a picture book list for my daughters as they embark on a new adventure in a couple weeks …. it turned out to be a love letter. (Thanks Susan!!!)
I have been on a road trip most of the summer…but returned in time to take part in an amazing reunion of my high school chapel choir. http://familytrove.blogspot.com/2015/08/with-voice-of-singing.html
Last night I went to a gathering. http://carolwscorner.blogspot.com/2015/08/slice-of-life_11.html
My first slice this summer: http://ctwritingtutor.blogspot.com/2015/08/winding-up.html
Pardon the ***’s. A true slice of my life from yesterday in the grocery store aisle.
Oh, I’ve missed this and am so glad to be back! I was on an amazing vacation with my family but unable to post slices for three weeks! Here’s one I wrote while away–a snapshot of my Parisian love affair!
Thinking about the transition to my new job
The strange and wonderful conversations that can happen in a car, stuck in traffic.
A trip to the NYC Tenement Museum.
A road trip reflection and a question – What book from your childhood do you remember?
In an effort to make lemonade with the lemons life has handed me, I wrote this:
And we’re off, new iPad in hand: http://morebooksthantime.blogspot.com/2015/08/tuesday-slice-crafting-vision.html
A reminder to me, what it’s like to struggle as a student…http://1gratefulteacher.blogspot.com/2015/08/teacher-as-student.html
My OLW for the new school year! http://couragedoesnotroar.blogspot.com/2015/08/olw-for-2015-2016-sol15.html?spref=tw
The start of another year of writer’s workshop.
Poem about a visit to Glendora, MS
Adding Hours To The Day=Time To Write
I missed all the excitement of the green ogre “Shrek” – Catching up and considering the book behind the movie/musical after the performance
In the grip of a cold Australian winter, I dream of summer and my thoughts surrender to the sea.
A slice of high school reading and a bit of reflection https://jarhartz.wordpress.com/2015/08/11/slice-of-life-reading-choices/
That time Casey decided to move on with her life : https://laduchessederat.wordpress.com/2015/08/10/wish-him-well-august-10-th/
A happy birthday poem just a few days late
A sweet little story from the first week of school…
Children need heroes and so do adults! Read why…
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