Top 10 Posts of 2011

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Another new year is upon us!  As we draw to the end of 2011, I want to say a big “thank you” to all of my online friends and colleagues.  It is such a blessing and inspiration to be a part of such a creative community of teachers.  Thanks for sharing all of your feedback and ideas!   Just for fun… here’s a look back … Continue reading

Thought for the Week


I ran across this quote last week, and thought it was a perfect sentiment for all of us as we wind down another semester: “In seed time learn, in harvest teach, in winter enjoy.” ~William Blake Sometimes, in the middle of all of the teaching and learning we try to cram into our students’ years, it’s important to remember to fit in time to enjoy all … Continue reading

Christmas Resource Round-Up

Christmas Tree

Are you looking for some fun Christmas-themed games and activities to use in lessons and group classes this month?  Or something new and different to keep your student engaged and motivated through these last few weeks of the semester?   Over the last couple of years, I’ve posted a number of Christmas games, worksheets and resources.  You have to do a bit of hunting through … Continue reading