Monthly Archives: April 2015

Field Trip: Day Three

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Field Trip: Day 2

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Field trip on steroids

I’m in Washington DC with 125 8th graders and 12 colleagues for four days. No more need be said.

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This is Water

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Browsing

I went to a haiku poetry reading yesterday by the winners of a city-wide haiku contest for students through middle school. One of my students won a third place and two others received honorable mentions. The reading was held at … Continue reading

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Trench Warfare

My middle school classroom is set up with big tables which makes a great space for projects and group work. When there’s a test, however, the students are often on top of each other. Most of my students would never … Continue reading

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Magnolia and mitten

A photo for Earth Day.  

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