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!
I just posted these free Halloween writing prompts. If you purchased my Paragraph of the Week product, these go perfectly, but even if you are using something else, these should work - or just use them as a jumping-off point for journals or homework etc.
Quick Question for grade 3-5 teachers: When you teach paragraph writing, do you focus on the 3 Common Core types: opinion, informational, narrative, or do you focus on the more traditional 4: expository, descriptive, persuasive, narrative? ... See MoreSee Less