Hi Friends! I thought I'd share some of the books I read last month (and a couple in May). Here in B.C. (and all of Canada, I belie...
You've probably heard it said many times throughout your teaching career to have high expectations for ALL your students. But you mig...
My daughter-in-law purchased this beautiful book for our five-year-old grandson. I read it to him yesterday and was completely enchanted wit...
I had the most fabulous time yesterday teaching in my friend's class of Grade 1/2 students. Yes! Even though I'm officially retir...
Hello! I just finished reading The Wild Robot Escapes , the sequel to The Wild Robot by Peter Brown. If you haven't read these boo...
Hello! Just letting you know that I have another blog called GO Designs . I love making clipart and I'm also learni...
Hello! It's almost summer here on Vancouver Island. Many American teachers have already finished for the year, but here in Canada we...
Hello! I've been busy painting and creating a big set of social icons. I used my watercolors to paint 8 different round backgrounds...
Hello! I have the most glorious book to share with you today. I know you're going to love it as much as I do. Title : Red...
Hello! Have you read Teach Like Finland: 33 Simple Strategies for Joyful Classrooms ? I just finished it and was VERY impressed. ...
Hello! My friend Michelle had her Grade 1 and 2 students draw these ridiculously cute llamas! Have a look.
Hello! I'm updating this post because it's almost Mother's Day and this gift is my most favourite of all! My friend, Mi...
You probably don't know that I have a new job. After almost 3 decades of elementary teaching I'm now one of the many practicum super...