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Amazed

My grade 2’s are starting a new project that asks them to create something (anything) that maybe they wouldn’t normally try to do or think about doing.  I have asked them two things.  The first is “What would you do … Continue reading

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A Learning Opportunity

I will soon be contributing to our Parkland School Division’s 184 Project blog in a couple of weeks, and the question that it consistently asks is: “What have you learned today?”.  And let’s face it – that’s a BIG question! … Continue reading

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Brave

Through the course of my life I have been very blessed by a handful of mentors.  People who have taken me in hand and have taught me things… not just “how to” things, but also “smarten up” things, and “don’t … Continue reading

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A New Monday

There is a little girl in my grade two class that is lovely.  She is sweet as pie and cute as a button, and quite possibly physically smaller than my own little girl (who isn’t very big!) in kindergarten.  And … Continue reading

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A Monday In all Sense of the Word

It is not an easy day today.  Really, it’s not been a great week or weekend, but I’m hoping that things will be on the upswing soon.  If I am to be perfectly honest I am suffering from a lot … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s Panties

This was from September 2005 and I still remember all the details of this meeting with this little girl.  I also thought it was interesting to be reminded that her name was Sarah.  🙂 I walked into a new school … Continue reading

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Ahhhh…. quiet.

This was written nearly 3 years ago during a time where the sun seemed to finally bring us out of the darkness.  Our Sarah was a colic baby and for anyone that has had such a child, it is something … Continue reading

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