March 31, 2017

It was a different day at school. Professionals from Morgan Franklin came to present “Junior Achievement Day.” The students had guest teachers all day, giving me some time to work and plan.

I spent about 3 hours reading and scoring at least 50 first grade “All About Books.” I had so much fun. Not only is it fun to see what topics first graders feel to be their areas of expertise, but it is also fun to see how they write and illustrate with voice and authority.

Here’s an example of why I adore first grade writers:

Cats

You just can’t make that up.

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One comment on “March 31, 2017

  1. Ellen Smith says:

    That is wonderful – from a middle school teacher perspective – that is just amazing. Thank you for sharing.

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