Monthly Archives: April 2012

Book with lasting thoughts

I just finished listening to the book Wild by Cheryl Strayed.  It was a book that gave me a lot of connections to my own life, mostly about my mom.  I like Cheryl,lost my mom at a relatively young age. … Continue reading

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Fifth Grade

In my classroom I see 24 students who are testing the end of fifth grade. I hear laughter at their silly jokes. I watch as they navigate the friendship maze. I smell the cafeteria lunches that they love enough to have … Continue reading

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