This week in science we are building beams. It’s a structural engineering competition we do at Technology Students Association. I asked the seventh graders to write three people in their class whom they would like to work with. One student wrote, “anyone.” Guess who a majority of the students had on their shortlist? Yes, the… Read more Ahh, Friday!! Anyone!
Inspired by MrsDrPoe‘s post, I’m posting a few of my favorite photos of this week too. It was a rough week for me–some bad things happened, but lots of good things happened too. I snapped pictures of many of the happenings.
I am so excited this time of year. It is just about time for NaNoWriMo! I have written two nano novels. Mediocre at best. At worst, they are boring, redundant, childish, and so much more. Fifty-thousand words each, lacking in rich description, minus realistic dialogue, missing winsome characters, and so much less. However, I know… Read more Ah, Friday…Looking Forward to NaNoWriMo
It was a cold morning. A blanket of frosty ice covered my car windshield. Now this afternoon it’s much warmer, but the air is still crisp and squeaky clean. It’s the first day of autumn, and it’s Friday, so I took this picture of a tree changing into her autumn attire.
I had been looking forward to Friday all week–not only is the weekend coming, but today eighth graders and I went on a field trip to a harvest festival celebrating local and regional history. My students and I have been studying local history. Among other things, we have laughed at the antics of the early… Read more Ah, Friday…