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 . . .