My Take on Things

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I wanted to take a moment to reflect on some things...mostly the Writing STAAR from 2016. Here goes. First of all, let's just take a moment of silence to calm ourselves down from reading those words...STAAR 2016.  Yeah. Hang in there! There were so many things that were out of the ordinary … [Continue reading]

I don’t even know what week it is anymore…


Wow!  Did anyone else blink and it was the end of January?  Seriously.  How can February be Wednesday? Someone please slow down the clock!!'s been awhile...CLEARLY!  I don't even know what week it is anymore.  I had great plans to get this whole weekly blog post thing … [Continue reading]

What We’ve Done: Week 11


Man, is time flying or WHAT?  One week until Thanksgiving break.  And then only three weeks of school after that until Christmas break.  CHRISTMAS.  BREAK.  Holy macaroni.  Time NEEDS to slow down! Just some random rambling... So this week we began Writer's Workshop with finishing up our … [Continue reading]

What We’ve Done: Week 10


Can you believe it's already the end of October?  I know I can't!  It's going by so fast!!  EEEEKKKK! We started the week off with another Writers Celebration. It was so much fun.  Of course, I forgot to take pictures of it, so I don't have those to show.  However... I DID manage to … [Continue reading]

Week 9: What We’ve Done


Another week is in the books, y'all!  Woo hoo! We started off the week hitting the ground running.  I know I'm behind, and I'm trying diligently to catch up.  So...we hit writing hard this week! We needed to finish up our flipbooks, so we took the first of the week to do that.  When … [Continue reading]

What We’ve Done: Weeks 7 – 8


Aaaahhh!  I'm falling behind!  I feel like every weekend, between soccer and shopping, I don't ever have time to sit down and blog.  And everyone needs shopping therapy, right?  RIGHT? :) Here goes... Don't kill me...I have ZERO pictures for week 7.  I was there four out of the five … [Continue reading]