We solemnly commemorate this day and reflect of the cost of the freedoms we currently enjoy.
All gave some. Some gave ALL.
By Amy Wallace
Novel in a Year, Intermediate Composition, English III, and Critiquing With Class Instructor
Mark Twain said, "The difference between the almost right word and the right word is ... the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning." Writing well is more than finding the right word. Writing well involves the whole student. Whether your student loathes or loves writing, there are key strategies to helping students fully engage and move from writing fear to writing fun.
You can donate your art supplies!
I wish I had known about this when my kids were little. We struggled with leftover paints, playdough, markers, crayons and pencils. Many were still very useful, but needed a home. And all the really cool wooden toys they had. Oh what a creative mind could have done with some of them!!
You can donate your supplies and still useful items to:
It's really raining in Houston today. Our backyard is flooded and tomorrow the whole place will be ' Resort D' Skeeters'. It'll be miserable here. Not that it hasn't been pretty bad with the flies. I'm not sure what's going on with the flies.
On crummy days like these I try to find fun and interesting things for my kids to do- besides their regular school work and regular chores and regular leisure activities. Why? Because pretty soon, I'll hear, "MOOOOMM!!! I'm bored!"
As a part of its community involvement and educational goals the John P. McGovern Health Museum provides day camp opportunities for elementary and middle school aged children in the Houston area.
Camp sessions occur Monday-Friday, June 6 - August 19, 2016, 9am - 3pm.
Topics by ages level include
Did you know that H-E-B grocery stores has an educational program that homeschool groups and co-ops can take advantage of?
You didn't?! Well they do!
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