Category Archives: Mommy

What I’m Thinking About – Part 3 – Bubbles

So, first I wrote about leveling the library and then I wrote about the purpose of games and the Makerspace in the library. Now, I want to write about bubbles. Specifically, keeping children in them. But, before I do that…let’s … Continue reading

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Getting personal

I read this quote on Mother’s Day and it is perfect. The author was making wine and his mother had just passed away, he says: “I’m desperate for my mother’s judgment on it, not because she was particularly versed in wine, … Continue reading

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Week 13

Thanksgiving break is over and just like that, it’s Christmas time! Last week was a short week at NPES (obviously). I helped 5th graders finish up their inventor glogs. I saw one “regular” kindergarten class on Monday and we read … Continue reading

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Pet Rocks, Chickens, Musical Chairs, and Mom

If you had come to my Library Media Center Learning Commons this week, here is what you would have seen: Kindergarten students wrapped up learning about Mo Willems. We read We Are in a Book! and then voted for (on … Continue reading

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Easter

Another mom post! My mom had a way of making EVERY holiday special. Did not matter if it was a “small” holiday (St. Patrick’s Day, for example) or a major holiday (like Christmas). Her efforts to make holidays special have … Continue reading

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SCASL

This week at school was more Brod Bagert and centers fun with K – 2. We (TIS, me, interns) helped 2nd grade with some research and with making PowerPoints about continents (teachers had already decided what they wanted to do … Continue reading

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And this week…

This past week was a busy one, even though it was “short,” with no students on Monday. I wasn’t really too busy with what I was doing with kiddos, but with all the other STUFF I had to do. With … Continue reading

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