How to Leave on Time Each Day!

Well…. almost each day. I’ll tell you what I mean a little later. I want to share a secret with you! Are you tired of working late hours day after day? Want YOUR life back? How would you like to leave on time each day? Y’all, I love what I do! I really do! But I also love MY life and MY family! I don’t want to get to retirement and realize that I missed out on a lot because…

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2016-2017 Classroom Tour

I can’t believe that this year starts my 10th year teaching. As I’ve been teaching, the style in which I teach has changed as well as my classroom. This year is probably my most favorite. I went simple with…

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Reading Workshop in the Upper Grades

Just because I teach 5th grade doesn’t mean my students are too old for reading workshop! Many teachers have the idea that once a student gets past 2nd or 3rd grade, the workshop model is not appropriate. I’ve been…

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Top 3 Pins & Goals for June

Hi there! I am linking up once again for my top 3 pins for June. This time, I’m adding in something for myself! Three goals that I want to accomplish this month. Ready? Here we go! Three goals I…