Today I was nervous because I did not know what to expect. I was looking forward to doing the online school because I like having things to do. Lately I have been going outside and building. I just finished a wooden clock that I have been trying to build for a while now. I was … Continue reading Day 1 of not going to school. →
As most if not (hopefully) all of you have seen, there are notebooks hanging from the ceiling of my classroom. And as most if not (hopefully) all of you know, those notebooks are there because their previous owners filled them up so much with writing so that they could no longer be used for this … Continue reading Retiring Izzy’s Notebook →
Melissa’s Writer’s Notebook became the third notebook to be retired in Room 222 this year and the first one from her class, Period 2 ILA. Here’s the event, shakily captured by a student-photographer who will most likely not be called upon to document such events in the future:
Today was a “first”: we held a brief ceremony honoring two Writer’s Notebooks that were so full that they could no longer be used in class (for new writing, that is). May this be the first of many . . .