It’s Vegas, baby! I will be in Las Vegas July 14-18. I know some of you will also be there attending one of the two big conferences (or just because you live there) and I would love to meet you! As much as I wish I looked like my curly-haired cartoon, the real me looks like this:
I am also pretty easy to spot because I am just under 5′ tall. I will be staying at the Palazzo. If you happen to spot me, please come say “Hi” and tell me about yourself!
If you happen to be a blogger (or want to meet a bunch of us and have a whole lot of fun), we’d love to see you at the 2nd Annual Teacher Blogger Meet Up on the 16th. Not only will you get to meet a bunch of teacher bloggers, but Amy, the Community Manager over at Teachers Pay Teachers will be there and TpT is sponsoring the drinks and the snacks!
First and Second Grade Teachers: For close reading/reading comprehension passages, would you prefer a 50/50 split of fiction and nonfiction (informational text) or more nonfiction? ... See MoreSee Less
First and second-grade teachers: I keep getting requests to make a primary version of my Text Time close reading passages. What do you think of this draft page (click on the picture to make it bigger)? This is a second-grade passage. The first-grade one would be similar, but easier. The questions would stay the same. Would you use this? Is there anything that should be changed? Just to make this a little more fun, tomorrow morning, I will randomly pick one comment and give that person a $10 TpT gift card. ... See MoreSee Less