Category Archives: Writing

Anatomy of a teaching point

I received this text from a colleague this morning: What is the “how” in this teaching point? She queried. I read the part right under “Name your teaching point.” I thought about it. I have not read this entire lesson.  … Continue reading

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Every day for a month

This month of blogging has been quite a commitment. I have kept others waiting while I blogged away each and every day. I have put things off. I have cleared time. I have made writing, thinking, considering and publishing a … Continue reading

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Kahoot! Why I Blog

This evening I learned something new!  I was just sitting down to write my blog post for the day and I came across this blog by Chris at Reading Amidst the Chaos.  I hadn’t ever heard of Kahoot! before. I … Continue reading

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I could write about…

Thank you to Michelle @litlearningzone for this lovely little slice from whence came this post’s format. ————————————————————————- This morning I am so full of so many things I could write. I could write about the plants and animals I am … Continue reading

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Write like this: Lame Blog Post Day

A lame Slice of Life would be the moment you decide you are going to write this one long sentence then go out and figure out how your third vacation day will go because you had a great idea for … Continue reading

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Why I Write

My twitter bio information used to say, “Teacher, Reader, Learner, Writer”. That was until I met @clonghb.  We met at a Right Question Institute training in Los Angeles a couple of summers ago. Chris and I had been tweeting across … Continue reading

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Count down to Genius

2 hours from now –  I will sit on my couch and write an introduction for the honored guest who will visit the sweetest little school by the sea tomorrow morning. 3 hours from now – I will write questions … Continue reading

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