I am not feeling well tonight, but had to try to post some pics of the amazing growth from day 1 to day 2 of my students this year in writers workshop. I am feeling more confident at teaching writing this year. I captioned the photos to let them be my "voice" tonight.
|We have read and discussed Freight Train by Donald Crews two times.|
One student used a technique from this book to show speed. (see student's work below)
|"FAOR" is an ear spelling from a student who was retained last year.|
This is his first time ear spelling on his own. I was surprised by this that
I was choking back some tears of joy. What does it spell?