Category Archive: word

Voice Matters

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Jacques Steinberg, an education correspondent for The New York Times, appeared on “The Today Show” yesterday morning.  He talked with Natalie Morales about college essays that worked and didn’t work at some of… Continue reading

Wordle (Word Cloud Generator)

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Kevin just informed me about Wordle. I tried it out with some of our most used categories and created this image: Try it out… you can paste any words into the application window… Continue reading

Words + Photos: Day 4

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pottery Originally uploaded by teachergal I tried to focus more on the letting the writing guide me… not letting the photos lead the way, like I have the other days this week. (The… Continue reading

Words + Photos: Day 1

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Ali Edwards is hosting a Words + Photos Week over at { A }. I debated, heavily, as to whether I should post this on TWT or on Crafty Creations. However, I opted… Continue reading

I Should… And I Did!

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I gave the Word Count Journal more thought overnight after reading Stacie & Nancy’s Comments. I signed up. I’m a sucker for these types of things. Click here to see my first of… Continue reading

Word Count Journal: Should I or Shouldn’t I???

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Nancy wrote about her experiences with the Word Count Journal, something I hadn’t heard of ’til I read her post. I’m debating whether or not I want to sign up for one? Hmmmm…… Continue reading

Poetry Station: READY FOR LIFT-OFF!

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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 all of the… Continue reading

A Hiatus from WNW… Try out Wordless Wednesday This Week

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My Art Tools: Pastels, Erasers, & A Glass of Diet Coke Originally uploaded by teachergal Participate by clicking here. Writer’s Notebook Wednesday will be back next week.

STILL: One Little Word

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I tried out the “One Little Word” Challenge and came up with this. Not great, but not bad for my first time participating, right? STILL: One Little Word Originally uploaded by teachergal

Still

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For those of you who enjoyed our “One Little Word” Thing (which we borrowed from { A }’s blog), please go to the One Little Word Blog, where they have bi-weekly contests for… Continue reading

OLW (One Little Word).

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Last week Stacey posted about using Ali’s OLW challenge in her classroom.  It’s a very cool post & if you missed it, take a few minutes to check it out by clicking here.… Continue reading

One Little Word

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New Year’s Resolutions!???! FEH! Who needs them!??! I never stick to them anyway (who does?)! Therefore, when I saw the One Little Word “Challenge” on { A } this morning, I thought, “Wow!”… Continue reading