Category: Nature

Outside

It makes kids squeal with delight and without fail, run as fast as they can into the wide open arms of possibility.  (You have to see a group of first graders tear out into the school yard the second rings, …

June

What a wild and wonderful June it has been. It’s all rather a blur, actually.  Assessments, report cards, grad, final projects, goodbyes, class placements for next year… With just a few more days left in the school year, things finally …

Sights and Sounds from a Field Trip

“Coooool! They fly under water!” “I think he likes me.” “Which way the sharks are?” “They look smaller in real life.” (A huge thank you to Daytrippers for making this fun and fascinating field trip to the Vancouver Aquarium possible …

It’s Cold Outside

… even for a penguin. Stay warm! (Thanks, Pinterest.)

Lessons from Hercules

With one full week of being back in the classroom under my belt, things are beginning to fall into place.  It’s funny, I was gone for a term after teaching for twelve years and suddenly I found myself feeling rusty. …

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(images: my Instagram feed)