Charlotte’s Web Newspapers–inspired by E.B. White, written by Cornerstone Academy 3rd graders

          I had to share what a wonderful job my little 3rd graders did on their newspaper projects.  As we read Charlotte’s Web this year, we created a newspaper from the farm animals’ points of view.  The students voted to title it The Zuckerman Farm News.  After reading each chapter, we wrote an article based … Continue reading Charlotte’s Web Newspapers–inspired by E.B. White, written by Cornerstone Academy 3rd graders

Trial By Fire…(literally)

It doesn't take much to put my whole life back into perspective--just a blacksmith, an alarm, and 150 little fear-filled faces.  Well, maybe it was much. The Firestorm of Life The past few months have been a firestorm.  Life is hectic.  Teaching is demanding.  Editing is all-consuming.  And meaningful parenting moments have been reduced to … Continue reading Trial By Fire…(literally)