Saturday, June 28, 2014

Celebrate!


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1. Franki has unveiled her new digital learning blog: Click Here Next. What an amazing resource for teachers K-5 who are anywhere on the spectrum of learning about and using digital tools in their classrooms!

2. My multi-equational "Gardener's Math Poems" poem-set was accepted for publication in Carol-Ann Hoyt's upcoming (October) anthology of poems for children about food and agriculture.

3. One of the swallowtail caterpillars that I am hosting in a big jar on the counter by the fish tank is now a chrysalis! 

4. The Choice Literacy writing retreat. What a gift to be able to relax in a beautiful setting, connect with smart and funny teacher-writers, and have the gift of TIME to be able to write without interruption.

5. This cute little baby:


9 comments:

  1. Congratulations on having your poem set published! The Choice Literacy retreat sounds like a perfect time for writing and being surrounded by amazing people. Have a great week!

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  2. Very sweet celebrations this week! Congratulations on your poem being published!! I love watching nature come to life this time of year. Makes the long winter worth it!

    Jennifer
    Sweet Writing Life
    Mrs. Laffin's Laughings

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  3. YAY for your publication news!!! I can't wait to check out Franki's new blog! I think I'm going to join Choice Literacy. I'd love to hear more about the retreat!! Great celebrations!

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  4. Congratulations on the publication of your poem! Certainly a celebration.

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  5. Frankie's new blog has pushed me into complete obsession. I am celebrating that too. Wish I could have retreated with Choice Literacy. Love your gardening. All great celebrations!

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  6. Lots to celebrate this week! Congrats on your poem! I'm waiting for your first book of poems! Know it's coming soon!

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  7. Congrats to you and Franki!

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  8. "Gardener's Math Poems" makes me curious. The cute cucumber picture is perfect for this celebration.

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  9. New babies (buds, chrysalises, websites, and poems) are fun to have and to celebrate!

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