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Posts Made By: Phyllis
Board: BusyBoard 02-24-2020, 02:40 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Phyllis
A Million Thanks

That's it, of course. I have tried and tried to come up with the title. I always share it with the kindergarten class every year. You would think the word rocks in my description would have...
Board: BusyBoard 02-24-2020, 09:35 AM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Phyllis
Help needed: book title

The book is set in the desert. A group of children create a town, using rocks and sticks. They have a mayor and a sheriff. They ride stick horses and use special rocks to buy things.


It's a...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 02-12-2020, 02:56 PM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By Phyllis
Albino

I taught a girl who was visually impaired. A set of large textbooks was delivered to her home. They were too heavy for her to carry. At school, a large white board was provided. This was in the days...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 02-03-2020, 12:58 PM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By Phyllis
Oops! Mac User

I appreciate so much the time you took to answer my question.


I should have stated that I am a Mac user.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 02-02-2020, 11:46 AM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By Phyllis
Help: Removing Installed Fonts from Word

I have too many fonts and would like to delete those I know I will never use. Is there a way to do that?


Thanks
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-12-2020, 08:17 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Phyllis
PooBear

Thanks so much. No luck though. I didn't time it exactly 40 seconds, going over two or three maybe.


I guess I will be looking for a sale.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-11-2020, 08:37 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Phyllis
Amazon Fire Tablet Help

I have two Fires with problems that I think are hopeless. Just checking to see if anyone has an idea.


#1 - Touching the screen does not respond at all.


#2 - It fell face down on the hard...
Board: Retired Teachers 01-09-2020, 09:35 AM
Replies: 17
 
Posted By Phyllis
1957: hectograph copier

When I started teaching in 1957, the school had no copy machine. I ordered a Hectograph copier. It cost half a week's salary.

Wikipedia says: The hectograph, gelatin duplicator or jellygraph is a...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-03-2020, 08:47 AM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By Phyllis
Pitcher and glasses

I still have a heavy milk glass pitcher and 6 glasses I received as a class gift in 1957. They are beautiful.
Board: Primary Grades (K-2) 11-10-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By Phyllis
Thanks

I will check there. buy a lot from TPT.
Board: Primary Grades (K-2) 11-05-2019, 12:17 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By Phyllis
Pledge

I ordered Martin's book from Amazon. I am not sure the Ks would understand Red Skelton's words, but maybe after hearing the book, I will try that.


Thanks again.
Board: Primary Grades (K-2) 11-04-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By Phyllis
Pledge

Thanks for your help. I feel so much better about making this meaningful now.
Board: Primary Grades (K-2) 11-04-2019, 09:22 AM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By Phyllis
Pledge of Allegiance

I would like to find a book or posting that explains the Pledge of Allegiance in words easily understood by kindergarten students.


I really only have a problem with explaining "I pledge...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-27-2019, 09:48 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Phyllis
Biltmore House and Gardens

Located in Asheville, NC, Biltmore is a grand house to visit and closer than Europe. I did visit some in England about 30 years age. They were not as well-maintained as Biltmore is.
Board: First Grade 10-09-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 14
 
Posted By Phyllis
Emergency Umbrella

With a couple of small pieces of tape, that end strip will protect your hair as you dash for your car.LOL


So many good ideas!
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-29-2019, 09:04 AM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By Phyllis
Cleaning spots on carpet

Amazon has a product called Furry Freshness. You clean up what you can of the mess with a paper towel, then spray the spot. When it dried, the stain is gone. You might have to do it twice if you...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-27-2019, 09:33 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Phyllis
After carpets are clean, . . .

. . . I highly recommend Furry Freshness from Amazon. If a hairball or other accident occurs, remove what you can. Then spray the spot. When it dried, all signs of the accident are gone. I am amazed...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-21-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By Phyllis
Thanks Lynnteach2

I did as you suggested and spent a few minutes in TL with no problem.


Thanks a bunch!
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-21-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 22
 
Posted By Phyllis
Glad

Glad everything is OK
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-21-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Phyllis
Be sure to . . .

. . . keep an eye on the weather forecast!



It's a nice place to visit and to walk. I remember there are lots of cats there. I enjoyed seeing them.<!--girl1-->
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-21-2019, 09:48 AM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By Phyllis
Virus Message

Every time I am on Proteacher.net, everything is fine until I open Teacher's Lounge. Soon after that I get a virus message that locks up the computer necessitating forced quit. I wondered if anyone...
Board: Second Grade 09-15-2019, 05:36 AM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By Phyllis
Small spelling dictionary

I have seen small spelling dictionaries you can print out for each child. Some of them are grade level specific. That is one idea.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-15-2019, 05:33 AM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By Phyllis
Here's hoping . . . .

you have a . . .


Wonderful birthday!
Board: The VENT 09-09-2019, 03:30 PM
Replies: 24
 
Posted By Phyllis
Happiest story I have heard all day! You made...

Happiest story I have heard all day! You made good choices!!!!!
Board: BusyBoard 09-05-2019, 04:16 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By Phyllis
A favorite

One of the favorites of my fourth grade was The Forgotten Door. It's one I like a lot also. They were desperate to write the author and ask him to write a sequel. Alas, he was no longer living. I...



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