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taking photos

taking photos
of new green growth
Earth Day

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Haiku and photo by Ellen Grace Olinger (2015).  Primroses are growing through last year’s leaves in our yard.

Language Arts

Please label GMOs.

The fifth grade class has been working on Research-Based Argument writing.  As we were inquiring into genetics, we learned about genetically modified organisms and choose this as our research topic.   99 more words


Anne M. Stasiewski

Educational Consultant
OWL Associates
Saint Augustine, FL, USA
Industry: Education
Field: Composition and Literature

Anne M. Stasiewski is best described as a team leader throughout her 58-year career. 989 more words

Composition And Literature

Reading due for Monday, April 27th

Dark Life: 132-147

The Island: 146-164

The Game: 129-147

Take Over: 38-45

Readings must be done for Monday (IF YOU FALL BEHIND, IT’S REALLY HARD TO CATCH UP)

Language Arts

routine errands

routine errands
never routine
country roads

The “windmill placemat” is courtesy of wpclipart.

Language Arts

Writing Something Worth Reading

Continuing on my quest to improve the opinion writing in my classroom, I used some time this afternoon to discuss boring writing.

You’ve all seen it: the words on on the page (or the screen), they are accurate, they tell what the author intended, and they are to the point. 417 more words

Fourth Grade