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Of These My Children: Bandits in School

You might not even see our school unless you are looking for it. Set way back on an acre, it is surrounded by nature: Mr. Roo Ster, Miss Popcorn Goat, The Pizza Garden, the Chocolate Porch, and a wild rabbit … Continue reading

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Of These My Children: Drinking Quiet Punch

My classroom is in a small private school in the woods. It’s not exactly where “the deer and the antelope play” but we all enjoy the rooster, hens and even the turtle. However, Miss Popcorn Goat gives us the main … Continue reading

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Of These My Children: Pardon the Eruption!

School can be such a fun place for teachers and students alike. As long as there is a pizza garden, a chocolate porch and Miss Popcorn Goat as a mascot. I always enjoy greeting the students as they arrive. One … Continue reading

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Of These My Children: Prevent Intergalactic Shock!

My students teach me so much at our small private school. Each day I spend with them is almost better than a trip to outer space. One Monday morning during our warmup, which we do to get the brains started … Continue reading

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Of These My Children: Bring Your Reindeer to Class

The rainy season was in full sway and Tree Land students were loving it. They were experts at finding those glorious puddles. This small private school enjoyed the custom of walking in the rain when it wasn’t storming. Miss Landers … Continue reading

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Of These My Children: A Day in the Salt Mines

Sometimes we forget that children are traveling through life as newcomers. They bring some of their concerns to school. One child asked, “Why do they call movies “Notion pictures?” Whoever said communication was complicated told the truth! The study of … Continue reading

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Of These My Children: There is No After!

School has so much to teach children. It is often said the job we have as teachers is to help students find and shape their future. One day in Language class we were studying about opposites like before and after. … Continue reading

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