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Mailboxes of Kindness

So many things from summer camp life could transfer into and enhance classroom life.  I really should remember that more often.  Bring the joy and community of summer to the rest of the year? Yes, please. One thing I have … Continue reading

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Figuring out Color

A new kid was on the horizon; my students saw him sitting in the office yesterday so they had at least a vague idea of what he looked like. This morning… Boy 1: Hey, where’s Donald? (the anticipated new kid) … Continue reading

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Debriefing

I didn’t find out about the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School until after school on Friday.  My 5, 6, and 7 year old kids were already home safe, and I had the time to sit quietly and update myself … Continue reading

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