Monthly Archives: May 2014

End of the Year

Sixth Grade With only a couple of weeks left of school, we are winding down with our curriculum and assignments. The sixth graders have been enjoying our recent read aloud Liar and Spy, which we hope to finish the last week … Continue reading

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Sadness, Injuries and Accomplishments

The eighth graders are preparing to make the journey to high school.  After working on persuasive essays, expository essays, and compare/contrast essays, I decided have them work on some narrative writing, specifically personal narratives. The students were to think of … Continue reading

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Experiencing the Senses Through a Personal Narrative

The sixth graders have been writing several essays throughout the year.  I decided to go back to some narrative writing, specifically personal narratives. The students were to think of a memorable experience in their lives to write about.  We brainstormed … Continue reading

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