A Peek Into His Day

I’ve always tried to keep parents updated on what is going on in my class each year. I’ve done a weekly email, a classroom blog, a website, but I never truly felt anyone ever looked at it. So I gave up on it. Too much work. This year, I decided to forgo it and used…

Reading Recovery…

My son Al, 11, is a reader, and I remember the exact moment he became one. Years ago, he saw a trailer for one of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid movies and wanted to see it. When I told him he could only see it if he read the books by Jeff Kinney, he agreed. He…