It truly is a happy weekend because I made a trip up to see my favorite teacher and BFF today! Our first year of teaching we lived in the same apartment complex and became instant friends. Now she lives 2 hours away. It was so good to get to spend some quality time with her. I love friendships that outlast situations. Don't you?
Anyways, I'm blogging today to let you know that I am a guest blogger at
I'm talking about a great procedure I use during Writer's Workshop in order to get my kids engaged in writing. Head on over and leave a comment for Melissa with your thoughts on this topic.
Are you willing to try it?
Do you already do something like this such as the "Quiet Ten?"
Click on the picture below to see the post.
For those of you who have MLK off (AKA the entire nation except my school!), say a little prayer for me as you eat your popcorn while watching daytime soaps on the couch!
I hope you have a great weekend.