Category Archives: Language Arts

Building Students Sense of Place

I spend a lot of time building my students sense of place through our daily activities.  My first degree was in geography and this has greatly impacted my teaching. I still consider myself a geographer at heart and hope to … Continue reading

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Nonfiction Writing Power Work Shop

Today I had the privilege to see Adrienne Gear speak on her Nonfiction Writing Power book.  It was a very informative work shop and full of ideas that I could grow as a classroom teacher and build into full units … Continue reading

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Nonfiction Writing Power Work Shop

Today I had the privilege to see Adrienne Gear speak on her Nonfiction Writing Power book.  It was a very informative work shop and full of ideas that I could grow as a classroom teacher and build into full units … Continue reading

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