"Hey Pat, I finally read your reply! We miss you at Green-Fields. I can't believe I like to teach/allow Writing. I never liked it. You, Gaetan, Ralph Fletcher, and Barry Lane, really got me hooked. I used to do "What If?" writing at…"
"it played on my computer in the classroom - cool. ozzie was a good choice. u inspired my son. as a matter of fact i don't know whether to be thankful or pissed. u know how hard it is to take him to guitar lessons with…"
"It is all about passion. I like humor. A lot. Walking into doors - doing impressions - being silly - kids love it. Walking from the back to the front of the room by not touching the floor because I told them the floor was actually liquid hot magma…"
A New workshop that turns rigor to vigorCreating ALL STAAR Writers and Readers :Success at STAAR through Engaging Teaching of Expository Writing and Non-Fiction ReadingTeaching reading and writing should be a joyful dynamic interactive process, not a bore. Alana Morris and I will show you the best practices in reading and writing that will help your students excel on the STAAR test without the drill and kill approaches that make students groan. Join us for two idea-packed days of classroom…See More
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