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Posts Made By: peachyplum
Board: Third Grade 05-29-2012, 06:30 PM
Replies: 5
Posted By peachyplum

I'm moving to third grade, too!! I love third graders. It's a fun age. Have a wonderful summer. :)
Board: Fifth Grade 02-07-2012, 03:14 PM
Replies: 3
Posted By peachyplum
keep at it!

Something will click--we hope, right?! :D I would keep a record of what you are doing and how she has been responding to it. I always try to keep my kids who struggle in inclusion--this keeps them...
Board: Special Education 02-06-2012, 05:11 PM
Replies: 8
Posted By peachyplum

Thanks for you responses. The parent has been calling me upset so I've called an IEP meeting. I am concerned for her progress and the lack of support that she is getting in the general education.
Board: The VENT 02-06-2012, 04:43 PM
Replies: 10
Posted By peachyplum
Thank you!! Thank you!!

Thank you!! I appreciate all of your support. I sent him to another math group and will have him one more week in my reading group! I feel better already. He still comes down to show me his behavior...
Board: The VENT 02-04-2012, 03:41 PM
Replies: 10
Posted By peachyplum
parent issue...wwyd??

I have a student who does not complete homework...I give very little homework and most of it is reinforcement of skills we are working on in class. It's adjusted to their level. I have so many kids...
Board: Special Education 02-02-2012, 03:55 PM
Replies: 8
Posted By peachyplum
pull-out vs. inclusion vent

I have a situation with a student who is a fifth grader but working at a mid-first grade level. Student receives intervention with a Title I teacher. In addition, I have been helping out in the...
Board: TEACHERS' LOUNGE ARCHIVE 01-30-2012, 02:10 PM
Replies: 11
Posted By peachyplum sad!!

Makes me sick to my stomach. It's probably not her first time driving drunk with her kids in the car. I'm sure he will never be--or--feel the same--ya know! I can't even imagine. Luckily he's alive...
Board: The VENT 01-26-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 1
Posted By peachyplum

As an intervention specialist, I would check her file (if she has one). Does the student have an IEP? Usually kids who are ED have an IEP for their behavior and are placed in a self-contained ED...
Board: The VENT 01-22-2012, 01:04 PM
Replies: 1
Posted By peachyplum
STEEP website

What happened to the STEEP website? It used to have free reading passages created by Joseph C. Witt. Now they are no longer there. Is everything going to a membership? Grrr...:(
Board: TEACHERS' LOUNGE ARCHIVE 01-21-2012, 03:48 PM
Replies: 6
Posted By peachyplum
Have Fun!

Sounds like a good time. :)
Board: TEACHERS' LOUNGE ARCHIVE 01-21-2012, 08:40 AM
Replies: 15
Posted By peachyplum cute.

LOL I love cats. I really want me, but my hubby says no--he's allergic!
Board: Primary Grades (K-2) 01-21-2012, 07:54 AM
Replies: 5
Posted By peachyplum

Typically when I have a student that has dyslexia, they need help on decoding (sounding out) and encoding (writing) skills. Their comprehension skills are much higher to compensate for not being able...
Board: Special Education 01-21-2012, 07:46 AM
Replies: 4
Posted By peachyplum
sad...ED placement

Being a special education teacher, I get way too attached to my students and I hate letting them go. This week I had to place one of my students into the ED (emotionally disturbed) class at the...
Board: TEACHERS' LOUNGE ARCHIVE 01-20-2012, 03:15 PM
Replies: 14
Posted By peachyplum

I'm happy for your family! How exciting! :) <!--lovestruck-->
Board: BusyBoard 01-14-2012, 02:47 PM
Replies: 49
Posted By peachyplum
Access on weekends

I have access on the weekends and go in frequently. I have a fob/key that I swipe and that allows me in the building. My key opens my classroom and the teacher workroom.

I hate to go in on the...
Board: TEACHERS' LOUNGE ARCHIVE 01-14-2012, 02:36 PM
Replies: 8
Posted By peachyplum
Thanks for the comments!!

I just have to suck it up and get over it, I know! I know I tried and was a good friend. It's nice to know that some of you have gone through the ups and downs of friendships, too.
Board: BusyBoard 01-14-2012, 02:33 PM
Replies: 2
Posted By peachyplum
Good idea!

I will look into that!! I love O-G too!! I use it a lot with my students since I teach spec. ed. :)

You are lucky you get more PD time!!
Board: TEACHERS' LOUNGE ARCHIVE 01-14-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 8
Posted By peachyplum
Friendship Advice

I need some advice about a friend. I have a friend who I met in college. We've always been close right up until we both got jobs which ended up in the same district. We went to grad school together...
Board: BusyBoard 01-14-2012, 11:34 AM
Replies: 2
Posted By peachyplum
Orton Gillingham Presentation

Since I've been to the Orton-Gillingham training, I've been asked to present an overview to our district. Yikes. How would you all go about presenting this (or any training) to fellow colleagues? I...
Board: The VENT 01-11-2012, 05:11 PM
Replies: 9
Posted By peachyplum
Thank you all for responding.

I have a meeting scheduled next week and have invited everybody!! So hopefully this child will get more help than I can give him. I also contacted his brother's teacher and unfortunately it looks...
Board: The VENT 01-09-2012, 02:20 PM
Replies: 9
Posted By peachyplum
animal cruelty & child (abuse?) :/

I am a special education teacher. I have a fifth grade student who has a rough life. He has talked to me about animal cruelty (i.e., shooting a cat with a BB gun b/c it's fun!, dissecting a...
Board: Fifth Grade 11-12-2011, 09:40 AM
Replies: 3
Posted By peachyplum
Interventions for 5th

Hey GrammyS--I am ALWAYS looking for more interventions in 5th. Right now we use

SRA: Corrective Reading Comprehension/Decoding
Read Naturally
Stop and Think
Buckle Down...
Board: Fifth Grade 11-12-2011, 05:26 AM
Replies: 9
Posted By peachyplum

I've found the the little prizes you mentioned are still a hit for fifth grade (believe it or not?!). They love getting candy! I always throw in anything cheap I see on clearance that I think one of...
Board: The VENT 11-11-2011, 02:46 PM
Replies: 6
Posted By peachyplum
Thanks everybody!!

We'll all had a talk with the child about hygiene--and I should mention I also have his sister who is in the same grade. They both wear the same clothes and the smell is awful--it's like moldy/mildew...
Board: The VENT 11-10-2011, 06:28 PM
Replies: 6
Posted By peachyplum
Drained Emotionally...long

HELP! I have a student who is sucking up all my mental energy. He is seriously emotionally disturbed. He's a 5th grader who's been retained twice--he moved into our district this year. He's going...

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