Post Archives tagged ‘holiday’
A school is a place to celebrate any holiday we can get our hands on. Valentine's Day lends itself to delving deeply into caring for others and being loved ourselves. Today I worked with my class on understanding Lyric Poems. These are poems that have strong rhyming patterns and have a song-like quality. The poem tells about the feelings and emotions of the author, rather … Continue reading the story "Valentine’s Day Activity"
New Year, I am plotting a redesign of my entryway. I have a relatively large space which gets overrun with bags, shoes and jackets. Then, to add to the mayhem, I have random … Continue reading the story "Organizing For the New Year"
Having danced in public on stage, enjoyed a few weeks of well-fitting clothes, and generally satisfied that I looked pretty good, I did it again: I blew it all over Christmas! Why did I do this? What was I thinking? Why don't my tight jeans fit anymore? Was it … Continue reading the story "Christmas Binge!"