Category Archives: Observations

SOL17: Tetris: School Version AKA Scheduling

Thanks to Two Writing Teachers for providing space for our writing community each week. Start with PE teaching 42 sections of PE PE taught in what is also used 11:30-1:15 for lunch Music teaching 42 sections of Music Band/orchestra set on … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: Late Edition

Thanks to Kiesha at Whispers from the Ridge for hosting Poetry Friday. I should know better than to wait until Friday to write my post.  So I’m late and living the “better late than never” theme. On Monday, I posted these … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Week 20

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Sunday Solace: Week 19

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Poetry Friday: What Does Silver Star Know?

  Thanks to Tara at A Teaching Life for hosting Poetry Friday. This Saturday our school is having a benefit. We have staff who have bands and who sing.  The organizer asked me to share a poem to start things.  I didn’t need to … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Week 18

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NaPoWriMo 04/26/2017: Grass Spider

This month, I am collaborating with nonfiction author and photographer, Christy Peterson.  You are invited to write and submit a poem based on the photo in the comments. Have tried the Diamante form?  You can HERE. © 2017,  jone rush … Continue reading

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