A show

A talent show, in fact. Open to all kids in grades 1-7 at our school.  Auditions start today. On a good day, I can wiggle my ears and alternate raising my eyebrows (but not at the same time). My kids …

Author Visit: Bob Heidbreder

Now that my first graders understand the nuts and bolts around reading and writing, it’s a great time to start playing with language and experimenting with poetry. Did you know April is National Poetry Month? (I just found that now. …

Awesome

(And I’m not just talking about that amazing game last night.) So I’ve gone from being sick, to being sick and voiceless.  Seeing as I can’t very well get through the day miming lessons, I figure it’s best to keep …

Chin Up

Despite the fact that I’m so sick that my hair hurts, and that I can’t believe we’re already looking ahead to next year (my supply order is due), and that the Canucks are now facing a a do-or-die Game 7 …

Sunday.30

(Our engagement photos taken by James Walker)

Feeling Hoppy

I can’t wait to try this with my class today.  I found it over at Made By Joel and  I thought it would be a neat little holiday activity to do with our 7th grade big buddies. (He always comes up …