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Board: Daily 5 07-09-2013, 06:38 AM
Replies: 24
Posted By aboes

research done on the program, and research cited by the authors are 2 different things. It is like a product saying that the research supports that their product is good, but the research was done...
Board: The VENT 10-20-2012, 02:32 PM
Replies: 12
Posted By aboes
Thank you, everyone

for all your great help and suggestions. Much better than my thought to send them next to PE with giant name tags across their chests. <!--giggle--> But I am going to tell him that I don't want...
Board: The VENT 10-18-2012, 03:48 PM
Replies: 12
Posted By aboes
A Different Perspective Please

I'm writing to get some advice or see if maybe I'm the one way off. We have a new PE teacher this year in our elementary school. In the past, when the PE teacher takes the class, it is his class for...
Board: TEACHERS' LOUNGE ARCHIVE 10-06-2012, 11:15 AM
Replies: 9
Posted By aboes
We adopted

We adopted through a church agency and it took about a year. Our profile was put into a binder with other prospective adoptive parents. A young couple liked our profile, came and met us, and we...
Board: First Grade 10-06-2012, 06:42 AM
Replies: 14
Posted By aboes
I so agree

I agree that we are giving pencils (crayons) to younger children with no teaching how to hold it correctly and form letters correctly. It is next to impossible to change that grip after years of...
Board: Private Schools 09-23-2012, 02:45 PM
Replies: 6
Posted By aboes
Prayers are answered

:) Even if not asked for directly
Board: First Grade 09-23-2012, 02:43 PM
Replies: 12
Posted By aboes
Thank Your Gardener5!

Yes, that's exactly why I was asking. In my state, there is no tie in our standard for apples, it has been done since my kids were in first grade!! I could connect it in a way to my standards, but I...
Board: First Grade 09-22-2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 12
Posted By aboes
Why Apples?

Please don't laugh, but why does it seem that many first grades do a unit on apples and Johnny Appleseed? I took over from the last first grade teacher, and I've carried on her unit without asking...
Board: The VENT 07-15-2012, 02:44 PM
Replies: 57
Posted By aboes
I do logs

I do a log, mostly because I want my students to get used to taking a homework type assignment home, finishing it and turning it back in the next day. I want them to get used to having a routine...
Board: First Grade 03-10-2012, 08:01 AM
Replies: 15
Posted By aboes
Are the parents on board?

If they are on board with you, see if one of them could come and sit by her for a couple of hours. ;) Bet she wouldn't like that.
Board: Private Schools 03-10-2012, 07:55 AM
Replies: 4
Posted By aboes
Nice to have your back covered

It is nice that the headmaster sems this as funny as you do. :D
Board: First Grade 01-15-2012, 11:49 AM
Replies: 4
Posted By aboes
The Wizard of Oz

My kids beg for Junie B Jones as a read aloud, but Junie B is driving me crazy. I saw that the Wizard of Oz in recommended by the Common Core Standards. Has anyone ever read that to their class? I'm...
Board: TEACHERS' LOUNGE ARCHIVE 01-14-2012, 07:38 AM
Replies: 4
Posted By aboes
A Chuckle for Everyone

Thursday was one for the first grade record books. Before the morning bell even rang, I had one who had to go in because he was" vibrating", and one who had stuck his tongue to a pole and lost some...
Board: First Grade 12-29-2011, 06:01 AM
Replies: 6
Posted By aboes
Love TPT

I have purchased many items from TPT. I have found the sellers who I really like, and for the amount of money I pay for a unit or other materials, it is worth the money for the time I'd save...
Board: Private Schools 11-08-2011, 05:42 PM
Replies: 8
Posted By aboes
I can't imagine teaching anywhere else

Hi Happy Girl,

As you know, no place is idyllic. I have taught in a Catholic school for the last 8 years. As a staff, we might tiff, not everyone gets along 100% of the time, but I think prayer...
Board: The VENT 10-13-2011, 06:05 PM
Replies: 6
Posted By aboes
Toot Toot

Just have a huge problem with people who have to toot their own horn <!--grumpy-->
Board: Private Schools 10-08-2011, 03:49 PM
Replies: 1
Posted By aboes
Help Please!!

I teach in a small, private school and this year I have 29 first grades with several that have some behavioral issues. I have them broken down into about 4 reading groups, so I'm hopping needless to...
Board: First Grade 09-14-2011, 06:40 PM
Replies: 7
Posted By aboes
Can Relate

I'm also at a small Catholic school. I understand the funding issues. I just send all completed work home in the Friday folder. I thinks parents appreciate knowing what you have done the last...
Board: First Grade 09-07-2011, 04:59 PM
Replies: 11
Posted By aboes
Teacher, Now what do I do?

This is my first year in first grade. Could anyone share some ideas as to activities you have speedy finishers do? I'm using the computers , (but I only have 5), big floor puzzles and finishing other...
Board: Private Schools 08-27-2011, 04:02 PM
Replies: 4
Posted By aboes
Grant Source


You might try ( or if that is the wrong address, Google grant wrangler. They are a great source.
Board: Sunflower Room 08-21-2011, 09:03 AM
Replies: 2
Posted By aboes
Thank you so much!

This is wonderful! Thank you so much for sharing. That is exactly what I wanted to let them know, but wasn't sure how. :)
Board: Sunflower Room 08-20-2011, 03:59 PM
Replies: 2
Posted By aboes
Weekly Book Bags

I like the idea from "Growing Readers" to give weekly book bags for readers so they gain fluency and comprehension from reading. I'm going to explain parents that their child should be reading with...
Board: Private Schools 08-14-2011, 07:00 AM
Replies: 2
Posted By aboes
Targeted Alumni

Our school has had a program going in the last couple of years to contact alumni as they are an excellent source of advertising. There has also been a grandparents club started, with mailing to...
Board: Private Schools 08-06-2011, 05:14 PM
Replies: 35
Posted By aboes
First Grade

28 students with a full time aide (certified teacher as well)
Board: TEACHERS' LOUNGE ARCHIVE 07-01-2011, 10:06 AM
Replies: 2
Posted By aboes
Bountiful Baskets

I am probably so behind the times, and most people have heard about this, but I wanted to share about Bountiful Baskets. For a $15 contribution, you get lots of fruit and veggies for the week. It...

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