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Category Archives: Common Core Writing

5 Personal Narratives BANNED From Middle School

If you’re a teacher who requires children to write paragraph narratives and stories, you’ve all read about their animals or their families.  Right?  Then again, we can always use topics … Continue reading

February 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

Why did the Department of Education got established?

#NCLB – #Department of Education – President Carter – Federal Bureaucracy – Andrew Johnson – all of these people and laws have been controversial and, yet necessary, for the population … Continue reading

September 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Independent Learner? – The Truth and the Wonder

One of our long ago friends, has  a wonderful blog for Homeschooling Parents.  It’s also useful for teachers in a regular classroom.  Lea Ann’s latest blog is about what is … Continue reading

May 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Recipe for a Short Essay?

I know that almost all of you are getting reading for state achievement tests.  Most,  if not all,  of these tests require answers to essay questions. One of my friends … Continue reading

February 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Looking for Creative Writing Ideas?

I just found eight great ideas for creative writing that are based on books that are quite popular. For instance would you like to defend or prosecute the Wolf? Talk … Continue reading

November 13, 2014 · Leave a comment