Something about the amber lights I saw in my head for the lighting throughout this book made me remember the intensity of playing around after dark in the far corners of shopping parking lots. I don't care for the following books, but this first book in the series was amazing.
Hilarious way to teach classroom expectations! 75 different classroom memes! Rules and Procedures have never been more fun!
I really want to do this. Lavender Hidcote - This easy-to-grow sun perennial thrives in full sun normal garden soil. Plants vigorously grow to form mounds of fragrant, silvery foliage 18 tall 24 wide. This drought-tolerant hardy perennial has extremely fragrant foliage
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Children's Books Lack Color: In 2013, only 2.3 percent of children’s books were about black characters—lower than in 2002, when it was 5.3 percent. “As I discovered who I was, a black teenager in a white-dominated world, I saw that these characters, these lives, were not mine,” African American young-adult fiction author Walter Dean Myers writes in a New York Times op-ed. “I stopped reading. I stopped going to school.… In retrospect I see that I had lost the potential person I would ...
Rise of the Machines - Half of all US jobs will be automated by 2024. Will yours? “For workers to win the race,” the authors write, “they will have to acquire creative and social skills.” (Something the Common Core might want to add to its standards, eh?)
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If you have special needs students in your general education classroom, chances are they need very structured, step-by-step instructions on writing argumentative essays. I use this fun acronym for the domains of writing. It's called PROS: P - Polestar Focus R- Rules of Conventions O - Organization S - Support This product focuses on the organization of argumentation essays and explains how to write that essay based on text. It is laid out in a "chunked" fashion so that you can go through the pro
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