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Types of Writing

It just dawned on me today that I have been teaching using a formula too much. When students struggle with writing, it is sooo helpful to go back to the basics. Focus on the skills they need, and build up from there. But you know what.... sometimes that's just boring! It's hard when you want… Continue reading Types of Writing

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Planning your curriculum

So you're planning on teaching from home. Now what? First, get real with yourself about WHY you want to teach. This will set your purpose and help focus your teaching so you're not spinning around in circles. ➢ Is this short-term or long-term? ➢ Is your child(ren) on-board? Your spouse? ➢ Was there a catalyst… Continue reading Planning your curriculum