Day One of 24 in 48

Day One of 24 in 48

I have reached the halfway mark in the 24 in 48 Readathon! I have read 5 hours, almost halfway to my goal, and finished one book! I am confident I can meet my goal of 12 hours, as long as I don’t accidentally fall asleep during my daughter’s nap, like…
24 in 48: Readathon 2018

24 in 48: Readathon 2018

Readathon: 24in48 I have decided to participate in the 24in48 challenge this year! This is a Readathon with the goal of reading for 24 hours over a 48 hour period. The time starts at 12:01am (EST) January 27 and ends at 11:59 (EST) January 28. This is my first year…
Student-Led Book Clubs

Student-Led Book Clubs

Trying Something New So, I tried something new. Thus is the life of a teacher, right? I am always trying new things and each year is always so different. One thing that I changed this year pretty drastically is my book clubs. Where I started Each year, my book clubs…
One Word 2018

One Word 2018

My One Word for 2018 MINDFUL I have chosen my one word for 2018! It is mindful! I chose this word for a couple of reasons: I have really begun to recognize my anxiety and my need for meditation on crazy days. Mindfulness has recently been introduced to me as…
Reflection: 40 Book Challenge

Reflection: 40 Book Challenge

It is the halfway mark to the end of the 40 book challenge! I need to focus more on Biography/Autobiography/Memoir! I am very surprised about meeting the mystery goal, I thought it would have been last to finish. Does anyone have a good biography or autobiography or memoir to recommend?…
Winter Break 2017 #BookADay Challenge

Winter Break 2017 #BookADay Challenge

I had two wonderful weeks off for Winter Break, so I challenged myself to read 14 books (one for each day)! Here is how I did on my challenge. I provided links to Amazon so you could read summaries or purchase a copy. 1.ย The Uglies by Scott Westerfeld I chose…