For my family and I, the first day of school is always like New Year's Day. In fact we anxiously await, the first day of school, buy new clothes, new school supplies, and celebrate the start of a New School Year! For me it's literally the start of a new year, even more so than January 1st! It's a fresh start for me as a teacher, and also for my kids and student's. I have butterflies in my ... Read More about Happy New Year!
Over the course of this past month, my busy life as a teacher has been quite a journey. One of these experiences is adding to my storybook the opportunity and privilege to collaborate and learn from teacher students from South America, the Country of Ecuador. Learning from them has been an amazing experience. They are currently teachers in Ecuador and are finishing up their 6-month study abroad ... Read More about Tchr888 Meets Ecuadorian Teachers
Hi everyone! As I write this post my cute little family and I are on a road trip to the "Happiest Place on Earth!" Our kids are in for an adventure and I can't wait to see our very own little princes stand in awe of all those Disney Princesses! She loves all of them and knows them by name, but what little girl doesn't right??!!! My boys are just as excited, but aren't as expressive as our little ... Read More about Pop in for the 2nd & 3rd giveaways
Heart Confessions in Summer Link Up…… I'm out on summer break for just a couple of weeks (3 weeks to be exact.) I really don't have a summer because I choose to participate in our school's K-3 Plus program. This program is a State initiative that offers 25 extra days of instruction before the regular school year begins for student's in grades K through 3rd grade. Sort of ... Read More about Heart Confessions in Summer Link Up
If you would like to know something about me, it is the fact that I love iTunes and Target! In fact I still own and use a Classic 2nd generation iPod! It has over 3,000 songs, not to include videos, and some Sesame Street Shows I downloaded for my 11 year old who was only two then, maybe one! Anyhow, I especially love iTunes because of all the different educational Apps teachers can ... Read More about Tchr888 Blogaversary Giveaway #1