PEOPLE. LISTEN UP. Nobody panic. Okay, you can panic a little. I know I am. BUT WE ONLY HAVE TWO MORE WEEKS UNTIL WINTER BREAK. That's right. TWO WEEKS. That's it. And if the past five days are any indication of what is about to happen in order for me to actually MAKE IT to winter break . . . well . . . I'll be praying a lot. And probably eating a lot. And I ... Read More about December Chaos Break Through!
You guys! Right before Thanksgiving break, I went into my office to print out my Holiday Plays with 3 Characters so I could prep them for December, and guess what? I never created them. But then I didn't actually believe that. Mostly because I tend to have a difficult time looking for all sorts of activities on my computer, even when I use the Search bar. When I use the Search bar, ... Read More about Holiday Plays!
This is a follow up to the post No Matter What . . . if you haven't read that post yet, you should go read it to put things into perspective. 😊 We just went on Thanksgiving Break. I have the whole week off and I've been so ready. I am ready to spend time with family and friends, rest, and recharge for the craziness that school in December brings. After a long, hard week in which I taught ... Read More about No Matter What – Follow Up
Remember how my house was basically under plastic? And how even our very own bubble wrap and packing materials were under plastic? Along with Steve's iPad and the remote control to the TV? It was ALL under plastic. And do you remember the smell? NO? Well, it smelled like brand spanking new paint and the fumes were killing us. Plus, when we went to sit on our couch, we couldn't. ... Read More about Our House
So I don't know if you know this, but we only have two weeks until Thanksgiving break. And next week, we have Veteran's Day which means we actually only have nine school days until Thanksgiving break. And HERE'S THE DEAL: During parent conference week, when we had minimum days, and a non-student day, and I finished up conferences by noon on Wednesday . . . well, I made GRAND PLANS. I'm ... Read More about What Did I Do This Week?
Well, in case you didn't know . . . it's November. I'm just as surprised as you are. I'm also super happy about the extra hour we are going to get this weekend. I think I'm going to use it to SLEEP. Or eat. Either one. Now that it's November, we've got one trimester under our belts. WOW. And while I have an amazing class (I really do! 🥳), the majority of my first graders are at the ... Read More about Games! Games! Games!