The learning monster…

This past week I had a teacher altering experience.  My kids did a project that changed the way I look at how kids learn and my role in the learning process…and no, this post is not about it 🙂 While I was reflecting on what happened and more importantly why, I noticed a post from…

Why I love Middle School #8

To see posts #1-7 entitled “Why I love middle school” please click here. I have weird stuff in my classroom.  A stick of hickory. An old 19th century hammer. A ram’s horn. Probably the same things you have laying around your classroom.  This year the kids who are on the last buses re-purposed many of…