Four Kids Hit 31!!!!

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Cards for the Fab Four Originally uploaded by teachergal 20% of my students wrote 31 Slices of Life Stories this month. ONE EVERY DAY!!! I’m so proud of them. These are the outer… Continue reading

Stacey’s Slice of Life Story for 4/1/08

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It wasn’t on the side table. It wasn’t on my desk. It wasn’t on the storage shelf. It wasn’t anywhere that it should be. WHERE ON EARTH WAS MY WILSON CURSIVE KIT!?!!? I… Continue reading

Welcome to the first WEEKLY SOLSC!

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Please use Mr. Linky to add your post to today’s SOLSC Round-up by clicking on the image below: Be sure to tag your post with the words “Slice of Life Story Challenge.” To… Continue reading

Literary Essay Rubric

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I was debating whether or not I should create a Literary Essay Rubric before I got to work this morning or once I was there. I opted for creating it at home and… Continue reading

Add ‘em up please!

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Did you participate in the Slice of Life Story Challenge for 21+ days in March? If so, then please leave a comment ON THIS POST with the exact number of postings you tagged… Continue reading

Stacey’s Slice of Life Story: #31

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I heard the clicking of heels on the hallway floor. The clicking was getting closer. It was Kate. She had come to talk about our upcoming Voice/Silence Interactive Read Aloud Text Set, for… Continue reading

Slice of Life Story Challenge: Day 31

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Today’s the last day of the first-ever Please link your Slice of Life Story to us here by clicking on the Mr. Linky Widget below. Please tag your posts with the words SLICE… Continue reading

An article every blogger should read

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Check out “Why Blog?” in today’s NY Times.

Stacey’s Slice of Life Story: Day #30

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This afternoon I met up with A & her mom at the Barnes & Noble on Bald Hill Road in Warwick. They spotted me getting a “Tall, skim, no-whip, white mocha,” when they… Continue reading

Starting on Tuesday, April 1st… (NO FOOLIN’!)

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Please join us here at Two Writing Teachers each and every Tuesday, starting on Tues., 4/1/08, to share a slice of your life on a weekly basis. You may share a Slice of… Continue reading

Citing the Text

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My 4th grade students did a unit of study in Reading Workshop entitled “Writing About Reading” this past fall. Therefore, they’ve become pretty adept at citing the text. However, I think that citing… Continue reading

“Speaking with an Educator’s Voice”

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Check out the article on pg. 11 of TC Today‘s Spring 2008 issue. The article is moving and an excellent read.

Slice of Life Story Challenge: Day 30

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Can you believe that it’s already the thirtieth day of the Please link your Slice of Life Story to us here by clicking on the Mr. Linky Widget below. Please tag your posts… Continue reading

Bringing Back Poetry Circle

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Made with free image tools @ TXT2PIC.com Every Friday afternoon, last year, my class and I used to have a weekly Poetry Circle. However, this year I didn’t due to a lack of… Continue reading

Slice of Life Story Challenge: Day 29

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Just three days left in the: Please link your Slice of Life Story to us here by clicking on the Mr. Linky Widget below. Please tag your posts with the words SLICE OF… Continue reading

Draft Plans for Literary Essays

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My students are going to be drafting while I’m out of the room doing reading assessments this-coming Thursday. Hence, I’m a little bit panicked since I don’t like being out of the room… Continue reading

Stacey’s Slice of Life Story: Day #29

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Earlier in the day, Marc admitted to being a “Social Coffee Drinker.” I thought that sounded funny. I’ve never heard anyone label themselves with that kind of status before. “Morning Coffee Drinker,” yes;… Continue reading

Stacey’s Slice of Life Story: Day #28

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Right after work I picked up all of the letters I created for my students so they could all take-home a piece of pottery when we have the next (ticket-bidding) Pottery Auction. I… Continue reading

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We’re now members of the International Edubloggers Directory. Want to join? Click here to learn more!

Slice of Life Story Challenge: Day 28

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Please link your Slice of Life Story to us here by clicking on the Mr. Linky Widget below. Please tag your posts with the words SLICE OF LIFE STORY CHALLENGE.