Jason Reynolds’s Long Way Down is the first book I started and finished in 2023!
A sick day afforded the opportunity to pause Poem of the Day and Check In with students via the Question of the Day.
Poem of the Day: the sun and her flowers by Rupi Kaur (April 6, 2023)
Poem of the Day: “THE RULES NO. 1 + NO. 2 + NO. 3” by Jason Reynolds (April 5, 2023)
Poem of the Day: “THE RULES NO. 1 + NO. 2” by Jason Reynolds (April 4, 2023)
April is National Poetry Month! I’ve never celebrated in the classroom until now! See how I introduced “Poem of the Day” to my students.
“RIP Kobe 💔💔💔” I was in disbelief when I saw a friend post on Instagram the picture and caption above of Kobe Bryant. I raced to Google to verify and, sure enough, there were news stories about Kobe Bryant’s death from a helicopter accident in California. I’ve never been an NBA fan or closely followed…