Where I’m From with notes Originally uploaded by teachergal When my former students and I published DEAL WITH IT! Powerful Words from Smart, Young Women in 2007, we decided to … Continue Reading P.F.: Getting to Know the Teacher
Looking at Your Place – Grandpa’s 80th Birthday0001 Originally uploaded by teachergal I’m teaching George Ella Lyon’s “Looking at Your Place” Lesson later today. Therefore, I thought it would be … Continue Reading Stacey’s Memoir Monday Post
I think I’m going to have my students sign-up to use this for one week at a time since there are seven activities. Though it’ll take two weeks to complete … Continue Reading Poetry Station: READY FOR LIFT-OFF!
Here’s my chart for tomorrow’s LOOKING AT YOUR PLACE Activity. I’ve been contemplating modeling for them, but I’m leaning more towards a guided practice where I take them through the … Continue Reading Gearing up for tomorrow’s Workshop
Everyone who attended George Ella Lyon‘s Session on Saturday Morning had the opportunity to make a memory after thinking about a drawing a floor plan of a home they’ve lived … Continue Reading Looking at Your Place: Making a Memory (WN Entry)
George Ella Lyon and I started communicating with each other this past winter when I needed to request permission for my students to mentor their “Where I’m From” Poems after … Continue Reading I met George Ella Lyon!