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We've said this numerous times in the last few weeks, but we REALLY love this blogging world! Mary Beth at Run Teacher, Run! linked to us for the Shout Out continue reading
We love reading and finding out a little bit more about everyone through their monthly currently-so we wanted to join (our second one!)  Next month our goal is to do continue reading
I am so excited to be a guest blogger on Daily Learning to the Core!  This is part of Primary Possibilities's linky - "New Year, New Ideas, New Possibilities Linky" where bloggers have continue reading
Break has been wonderful!  Relaxing and spending time with family and friends has been the best part.  The past few days for me I have been getting ready to go continue reading
Happy New Year! I'm starting the year off right by linking up with Freebielicious today! My freebie for today includes 6 differentiated response pages for writing about winter.  There are continue reading
I hope everyone is having a wonderful break!  I have been really enjoying spending time with my family, friends and catching up on teaching blogs. I cannot even believe that continue reading
Common Core Alignment:  CC.1.L.2 Conventions of Standard English: Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing.  What a week!  It has been so much continue reading
Common Core Alignment: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.1.1 Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.K.1 With prompting and support, ask and answer questions about key details in a text.CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.1.1 Ask and continue reading
In a classroom full of 28 first graders, centers are big part of our day. Students are on so many different academic levels I have found it easiest to reach continue reading