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Dr Seuss on reading
Wednesday, August 16, 2017      5 comments

“The more that you read, the more things you will know, the more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” - Dr. Seuss As a teacher, I believe it is my responsibility to help create a life long love of learning and reading within the hear... Read more
Solar Eclipse... Plans?
Tuesday, August 15, 2017      3 comments

Our school has purchased glasses for all students grades 2-12 and staff for the solar eclipse next Monday! I believe this will be a wonderful and awe inspiring events for everyone involved! A few area schools, have opted to cancel classes for ... Read more
First day...
Monday, August 14, 2017      5 comments

The first Monday of a new school... a fresh new beginning! Ready, Set, Go! Have a blessed day!... Read more
Stretching minds...
Sunday, August 13, 2017      2 comments

A mind when stretched by a new idea never regains its original dimensions. -Anonymous Let us all be both life long learners and teachers, always stretching our minds! Have a blessed day! ... Read more
On reading...
Saturday, August 12, 2017      3 comments

No matter how busy you may think you are, you must find time for reading, or surrender yourself to self-chosen ignorance.- Atwood H. Townsend We simply can not emphasize enough the importance of creating life time readers; reading NEVER goe... Read more
Having peace...
Friday, August 11, 2017      5 comments

"We can have peace if we let go of wanting to change the past and wanting to control the future." Lester Levinson Truth! Have a blessed day!... Read more
Quality -vs- Quantity
Thursday, August 10, 2017      2 comments

As a teacher, I strive to find a balance between meeting all the required content standards for my courses and making sure my students are getting a quality education. My number one desire is to ensure my students are learning which is shown t... Read more
A response from President Trump...
Wednesday, August 09, 2017      3 comments

My day was made yesterday when I discovered my second graders had indeed received a letter back from President Trump! The letter is in response to letters they each wrote him earlier this year! I am going to make a copy of the letter we received... Read more
Happiness
Tuesday, August 08, 2017      7 comments

“Folks are usually about as happy as they make their minds up to be.” There is a great deal of truth in this! Sometimes I HAVE to choose to be happy over many other feelings I could permit myself to feel!!! Today I am choosing to be happy... Read more
Spark quote
Monday, August 07, 2017      9 comments

There will come a time when you think everything is finished. That will be the beginning.- Louis L'Amour A good Monday morning reminder! Have a blessed day!... Read more
Blessed rain!
Sunday, August 06, 2017      6 comments

We have been blessed with a much needed rain! It was wonderful to fall asleep to the sound of the rain and then wake up with the sweet smell of a fresh rain! I realize the humidity that goes along with this time of year in Missouri will quickl... Read more
A good friend...
Saturday, August 05, 2017      5 comments

A good friend is a friend that will always be there to help you in good times, normal times, and most important of all, in bad times Today I was once again reminded of how wonderful it is to have "good" (real) friends! Have a blessed... Read more
This weather...
Friday, August 04, 2017      5 comments

This weather though... It's hard to believe that it's the 4th of August in Missouri! Our high-temperature today is going to only be 79 degrees, it's wonderful as the humidity is also non-existent! Our normal temps for this time of the yea... Read more
Another quote...
Thursday, August 03, 2017      4 comments

“The truth is unless you let go, unless you forgive yourself, unless you forgive the situation, unless you realize that the situation is over, you cannot move forward.” - Steve Maraboli Love this quote!! Have a blessed day!... Read more
Steve Maraboli Quote
Wednesday, August 02, 2017      6 comments

"Just because your pain is understandable, doesn't mean your behavior is acceptable."-Dr. Steve Maraboli Oh, how true this is! Sometimes people forget this simple concept... pain is real and often hard to work through, but we mustn't allow... Read more

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