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Summer Book Recommendations

June 3, 2009

What are you reading this summer?  Please write up a short commercial for the book that you recommend.  Don’t give away the secrets of the book, but try to persuade your classmates to read it!

Updating our Blog

May 30, 2009

I haven’t been paying too much attention to our classroom blog at all lately, and so I decided that it might be fun to bring it back this summer.  Maybe we can have some good discussions about what we are doing, books we are reading, websites we like, ideas we have etc., etc., etc. Let’s […]

Welcome to my new fourth graders!

September 10, 2008

We have been together just 7 days!  So what do you think of fourth grade so far?  What has surprised you?  How do you think this year will be for you?  Is there anything that worries you?  Do you think this will be a successful year for you?  Post your comment!

Podcasts are up!

June 11, 2008

Our “Voices of Twin Cities Past” project was a great success this year! You are the first class to produce reports AND PODCASTS of the important individual that you studied. You need to go to our school website and visit my teacher page to listen to the podcast. Let me know what you think!

Halloween Pictures!

November 2, 2007

 We had a great time at our party!


October 4, 2007

Wow! It looks like you got the hang of blogging quickly. Remember the rest of the class and others (like parents etc.) can read what you write, so try to be as clear as possible, spell correctly, and never mention anyone in a negative way or use their last names. Here’s a prompt for you […]

Welcome to Room 119’s Blog!

August 21, 2007

Last year my students really got into blogging!  Now it’s time for you to try it too.  We’ve been in school for about 5 weeks and I want to know what you like about the fourth grade.  Tell me about your favorites – classes, subjects, times?  What has been the best part of this new […]

Another Snow Day!

February 14, 2007

Wow!  This one surprised me, but here I am at home blogging you!  Just to give you an update, our Valentine’s Day Party will be on Tuesday, Feb. 20 right after last recess.  I’m sure you were all ready for that today with all of your valentines. I also left a long message on the […]

Greetings from Seattle, Washington!

December 29, 2006

Hi Class, It’s been quite awhile since I’ve even had a chance to get near a computer!  My husband and I are in Seattle visiting our daughter, Katie. We have been out here since Sunday and will be returning home again this Sunday.  We have seen some great sites such as the Boeing Plant in […]

Check out our Classwork page

December 18, 2006

Our Classwork page has been updated and now you can easily see all of your posts.  You can also sort the posts by topics such as Thanksgiving Twists, Nick letters and Santa letters.  What should our new topic be????