Where to start? I guess with the most painful news. I lost my father suddenly back at the end of the summer. He was my rock, one of the few people in my life I knew I could always count on. His passing came without warning, and it's been a rough few months for my family. We're coping and doing the best we can. We live with his memory in our hearts, and knowing he will forever be my Big Joe. I <3 u.
And then there's this whole fifth grade thing. I moved to a self-contained fifth grade classroom this year. On top of being the instructional technologist, I can say....my plate is full! I LOVE LOVE LOVE fifth grade, and can't wait to share all the fun new ideas I've got going! I've been really into QR codes this first part of the year. Here's some long division practice I put together for a workstation.....you can click on the picture to learn more.