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Posts Made By: daffodils
Board: Teachers' Lounge 12-09-2019, 08:50 AM
Replies: 11
Posted By daffodils

My dad does what another PTer mentioned and does a fund he puts money in each gift occasion for all his grandkids. They will get it when they are older (graduate HS or college depending on kid I...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 12-04-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 5
Posted By daffodils
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-21-2019, 01:38 AM
Replies: 9
Posted By daffodils
rice sock

Also, I love rice socks for pains of all types--period aches, migraines, etc. Get a large men's tube sock and fill it with dry rice. Tie the top really securely. You can make them as big or small...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-21-2019, 01:36 AM
Replies: 9
Posted By daffodils

Is an IUD an option? After my 2nd child I got one and it has almost eliminated my periods completely and I get very few symptoms. Mine weren't horrible before, but they were really variable and I'd...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-05-2019, 07:02 AM
Replies: 10
Posted By daffodils

Thanks! I've been googling for things on Amazon based on your suggestions. I had no idea some of those things existed! So cool!
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-05-2019, 06:22 AM
Replies: 10
Posted By daffodils
Xmas gifts for Stepdad with Parkinsons??

So I need gift ideas. My stepfather has Parkinsons and is fairly restricted in what he does. He spends a lot of time in his chair napping and watching tennis. Very shaky hands, so anything...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-03-2019, 08:20 AM
Replies: 14
Posted By daffodils

Distance is hard! We live in another country from our family and are 8 hours ahead. We have a good relationship with our family and it is still really hard to find a time to chat regularly.

Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-03-2019, 03:11 AM
Replies: 10
Posted By daffodils

You can also draw faces on mandarin/clementine oranges with sharpie for pumpkins

If you can bring in homemade things, then something like popcorn hands is cute--get cheap plastic gloves, put a...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 08-21-2019, 05:35 AM
Replies: 6
Posted By daffodils

Thanks! Celebrated with extended family and we had a great time.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 06-16-2019, 07:01 AM
Replies: 7
Posted By daffodils

My DD got a nice set of wooden square alphabet/number blocks at 1 (you know, with a letter or number or picture on each side of the cube). We still have them and she is 6 and brother is 3.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 06-15-2019, 09:43 AM
Replies: 12
Posted By daffodils

We got a microscooter and helmet at age 2 that the kids liked if you have a flat stretch for riding. Cozy Coupe was very popular too. And the covered sandbox!
Board: Teachers' Lounge 06-03-2019, 09:23 AM
Replies: 24
Posted By daffodils

Tool kit
First aid kit
Coordinate on printer, TV, fridge
Small set of basic utensils, plate, bowl, cup
Laundry--how is it paid for? (quarters, money on a card, etc) Laundry detergent,...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-15-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 19
Posted By daffodils

3 half days is my vote! When my daughter started preschool most programs for 3 year olds was 2 half days or 3 half days. Her school had the choice of 2 three hour days or 3 four hour days. We did the...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-11-2019, 10:02 PM
Replies: 16
Posted By daffodils

My daughter was not quite 3 when her brother was born. At one of my final OB appts she was with me and they were checking to see how dilated I was. She asked me why they were "checking my bum" and I...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-06-2019, 03:02 AM
Replies: 10
Posted By daffodils

We work overseas at a US Embassy and travel all the time.

Clothing--quick dry stuff is great. I love my Columbia quick dry pants. Lightweight. Handle heat well, dry fast. If you spill something...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 04-21-2019, 10:41 AM
Replies: 13
Posted By daffodils

I love Lara Bars--no refined sugar. Most have no added sugar as the sweetness comes from dates. I like the lemon ones a lot, but also enjoy the blueberry ones, peanut butter ones and for a little...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 04-21-2019, 07:19 AM
Replies: 11
Posted By daffodils

I am a very strong proponent of not forcing kids to hug, kiss, etc anyone they don't want to. I teach the concept of consent very young (mine are 5 and 3).

I request that they say hello or...
Board: The VENT 04-20-2019, 04:27 AM
Replies: 5
Posted By daffodils

One year I was teaching 4th and it was the 1st day of school. 2nd half of the day the room begins to reek. We can't figure out what. I was inclusion and at that point had both the sped teacher and...
Board: BusyBoard 04-18-2019, 12:11 AM
Replies: 3
Posted By daffodils

What about the new format makes the principal think it will work better? Are the transitions where most of the problems are happening? Does she/he think that more time with one teacher will build...
Board: BusyBoard 04-13-2019, 05:58 AM
Replies: 21
Posted By daffodils

Things my principal did that I liked:

He took car line duty every afternoon. He was outside as kids loaded into cars. Parents tried to get away with less b/c the P was right there!

He walked...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 04-10-2019, 11:06 PM
Replies: 7
Posted By daffodils

I agree with others that the thank you note should come from your son. I think a gift card to a place she likes to eat is appropriate, but should be given to her by your son from him (now, if you pay...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 04-10-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 15
Posted By daffodils

I definitely declutter! I have 2 little kids and she wouldn't be able to vacuum or sweep if I didn't! It forces us to get all the toys and items back to their homes. She comes for a set number of...
Board: BusyBoard 03-14-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 6
Posted By daffodils

Thanks for all the input!!
Board: BusyBoard 03-11-2019, 07:08 AM
Replies: 5
Posted By daffodils
book clubs

I did partner book clubs--I assigned the partners and together they agreed on a fictional book that was on level. Then we divided each book roughly into 10 parts. I had a generic sheet of questions...
Board: BusyBoard 03-09-2019, 09:46 PM
Replies: 6
Posted By daffodils
Florida/Hillsborough County Schools Help

I'm hoping to tap into the PT hive mind to get some info on Hillsborough County schools in Florida (South Tampa).

I have a military friend moving there this summer. They will be working at...

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