Happy Halloween from my classroom, Room 15! We got BOO’ed!
This is the first week of school!
When my third graders threw me a baby shower on my last teaching day before I took off on maternity leave, they wrote thoughtful cards to me and my husband, giving us their advice on parenthood… Here are some of … Continue reading
Today is my third grade class’ dress rehearsal for their upcoming performance of the cute musical Vacation On Mars! Here is a picture from our special “auditions” for the character, Gus, the dog of one of the family members… Students … Continue reading
Back to School Night took place on Thursday evening! It’s an evening where the teachers introduce curriculum that will be taught that year, establish a team with the parents, and create systems of communication and organization that will continue that … Continue reading
Today is the first day of school! I am teaching in a job share classroom this year, so teaching 50% of the time- so excited to do so! Since we are Mrs. Murphy and Mrs. Fulton respectively, together we have … Continue reading
This was what an adorable tote bag gift from one of my students says- Love it! So I’ve been teaching in public school for 8 years now, and just experienced the most heart-warming last day of school moment yet! On Thursday at dismissal, I … Continue reading
Last Tuesday, my third graders and I went on a field trip to the California Science Center! We watched the movie “Blue Planet,” explored the Science Center and ate lunch, and then got to see… The Endeavour Space Shuttle! Space toilet! … Continue reading
In my “other” life, I am a third grade teacher and my students are currently writing their autobiographies! The final chapter, “The Future” is my favorite of all the chapters to read… Here’s why… (names have been altered, but words … Continue reading