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Writing, Reading, Watching #SOL24 #IMWAYR

Today, I'm thinking about thinking about how what I'm reading, watching, or doing influences my writing life, based on a format borrowed from Elisabeth who borrowed it from...

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Five Random Things, Two Random Books

I didn't post last week because I didn't finish any books and then about halfway through the week I was like, "Okay, but that has literally never stopped you before???" And I...

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Speedy quick update

This is going to be a rushed post because school starts Monday (aka TOMORROW since I'm writing this after midnight), and I am already behind on everything. Also, my D key...

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5 Random Things

1. I haven't felt like posting the past few days because I don't feel well. All this time, lactose was destroying me from the inside out and I didn't even know. Sigh. One...

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On Selfish Teaching

Today's post is inspired by Two Writing Teachers, specifically Deb's post No More Cookie Cutter Teaching. In it, she says: As educators, we need to take ownership of our...

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Catching Up on Lesson Planning #SOL18

I made a rule for myself not to grade on the weekend, but every once in a while, I get to a point where I decide to anyway. That's what happened today. I had about five papers...

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Lists people are happier #SOL18

Sometimes I just don't know what to do with myself at night, so I just go to bed. I think tonight is one of those nights. I did a lot today, so I'm going to post my to-do list...

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