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Once Upon a Sidewalk

You need a good dog song when you teach third grade in the city.  It helps. When you run into strange dogs and their owners on the way in from recess, it helps to have a song that acts as  … Continue reading

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Jasmine in the Air

We are knee deep in magazines in Room 204; we’ve been studying  feature writing.   My third graders have written articles on bullying, dealing with siblings, the Gulf oil spill, and the Strawberry Street Festival.  We’ve worked on ads, advice columns, … Continue reading

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