Tag Archives: SOLSC2012

Slice of Life Story Challenge: 8 of 31

One week has passed since the beginning of the SOLSC began.  I have done a lot of writing in a week! Seven slices. Revision of a first twenty pages of my manuscript for a critique. Revision of the last section of … Continue reading

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Slice of Life Challenge: 7 of 31

I am listening to The Wednesday Wars by Gary Schmidt. Holling Hoodhood is a seventh grader on Long Island, New York. The book gives us a slice of life during 1967-1968. For me, the book has me traveling back to my sophomore … Continue reading

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Slice of Life Story Challenge: 6 of 31

  Cat in the Hat Day and Family Library Night   In honor of Dr. Suess, our Family Library Night was a celebration of reading this evening.  During the day we had two district administrators read to two classes.  This … Continue reading

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Slice of Life Story Challenge: 5 of 31

I originally thought I would be creating a list of “what I know now” but with the announcement of a library challenge in our district I am inspired to write about it instead. The book is Don’t Take Love Lying … Continue reading

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Slice of Life Story Challenge: 4 of 31

My slice of life for today is a haiku: daffodils burst forth afternoon sunshine warms  ground catnaps, books to read More slice of life can be found HERE. Woohoo this is my 500th post!!

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Slice of Life Story Challenge: 3 of 31

drive home listening to a book story time I travel 50 miles round trip to teach. When we bought our house in 2005, the  amount of time for the commute only increased by minutes as now I drive more freeway.  In 2007, … Continue reading

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Slice of Life Story Challenge: 2 of 31

It’s Friday, Dr. Seuss Day, and life with two fifth grade classes.  For weeks, I have been teaching the fifth grade class how to take notes when reading for information on-line.  Not an easy task!  I started out with the … Continue reading

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Slice of Life Challenge: 1 of 31

Over at Two Writing Teachers, the challenge is out to write a “Slice of Life” piece for 31 days.  This is the best news as I have been on hiatus with my blog.  Unintentional but been there still. It’s not … Continue reading

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