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I'm a middle school teacher and science and books are two of my favorite things! (Chocolate and coffee are pretty high up on the list as well)

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Monday, October 29, 2012

Adele Griffin Visits Random Buzzers

Adele Griffin Visits Random Buzzers: "Adele Griffin is the acclaimed author of many books for young readers, including Sons of Liberty and Where I Want to Be, both National Book Award finalists. She is also the author of Picture the Dead, The Julian Game, and the Witch Twins and Vampire Island middle-grade series. Adele lives with her husband and two kids in Brooklyn, New York. Read Adele's full bio here!" 'via Blog this'

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Common Core State Standards Initiative | PTA

Common Core State Standards Initiative | PTA: 'via Blog this'  New! The PTA offers information for parents on the new Common Core State Standards.  You can download a free .pdf file to learn more about the new State standards!

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Newseum | Newseum Home

Newseum | Newseum Home: Wow! A news / media museum!! You can visit in person the next time you visit Washington, D.C. but for now, you can take a virtual trip to learn about history, the media and current events.   'via Blog this'

162 Sites For Free Children's Books Online

162 Sites For Free Children's Books Online:  Free books online! Wow!!

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CCProse:  Read along with some of your old classic favorites or listen to an audiobook - free!  The list is quite comprehensive: A Christmas Carol, Tom Swift, The Time Machine, Wuthering Heights, and more are available to listen to or read along with!  What are you waiting for? Check it out today!    'via Blog this'

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Pets Add Life

Pets Add Life: 'via Blog this'  Do you have a beloved family pet? Can you write a poem? (That was a rhetorical question - don't answer! Of course you can write a poem!)  Enter the Pets Add Life poetry contest.  Six students' poetry will be chosen - you can win a $250 pet products certificate and $1000 for use in your teacher's classroom!  Your poem will also be published!

Monday, October 1, 2012

No Red Ink!

Ask your parents to check their email for your invite code to join your class on www.noredink.com and get ready to practice your grammar skills!

We will be practicing in class and you may have homework assignments that you will complete online.

Check it out!