Tuesday, May 7, 2013

#teachertalktuesday

What's that you say?  A hashtag?  I know!  Relax.  I'm not an expert yet, but I'm trying :)

I'm hoping that this will motivate me to take more/better pictures in my classroom.  I always seem to forget.


It even looks a little fancy and all.  A little.

Yes, this is our new read-aloud book.  It was a gift from a student {actually from twins...I teach both} from the book fair.  We voted today on our next book and this won!  I'm so glad it did.  I read this with Matthew (my son) last fall and we both loved it!

I started reading Wonder today and I've already cried.

You must read this book!

So, there you have it.  My first official #teachertalktuesday.

You can catch me on Instagram...yes, I have a few pictures up now:



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13 comments :

  1. My daughter got this book for Christmas. We both read it over the holidays and we both cried - love it. Love the quotes!! I hope your class loves it too!

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  2. Sigh- I'm so in love with this book!!!!
    Jivey
    ideas by jivey

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  3. I love love love this book! Going to find your instagram....

    Laurie
    Chickadee Jubilee

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  4. Great book! Lincoln came home talking about it today! :) Congrats on instagram....Ummm...well, maybe I'll give it try! :)
    Brandee @ Creating Lifelong Learners

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  5. Look at you....all techno pro ball beach:) Woop woop!!!! Okay.....I will be expecting my teach me email coming soon:) AND now I have to go get that book:)

    4th Grade Frolics

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  6. We are reading "Wonder" as a read aloud right now too and I am really surprised at how much my students love it. We even made our own "Positive Precepts" board and the kids add inspirational quotes. Thanks for sharing!

    Jennifer
    Mrs. Laffin's Laughings

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  7. Love that book! I'm trying to jump on the instagram bandwagon too! It's a work-in-progress.

    Amy
    Eclectic Educating

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  8. It has reminded me to take more pictures, too! I always mean to but forget!

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  9. My fourth graders and I are reading Wonder. I like the idea of a Positive Precepts bulletin board. We could really focus on the positive this time of year.

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  10. Hi Elizabeth! I've heard so many great things about the book Wonder. I need to purchase a copy to read to my students next school year. Thanks for sharing!! The Teacher Talk Tuesday motivated me to try Instagram. I'm now hooked and LOVE it! I had to have a little help getting started from my 12 year old. Enjoy the rest of your week!

    Krista
    Stellar-Students

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  11. I wasn't sure about Instagram but decided I needed to try something new. I'm really glad I did!
    I like seeing everyone's classrooms and the silly things people think of during the day... like the This Teacher Runs on Dunkin coffee cup I found. It feels more connected than just going to Pinterest.

    I read Wonder in the fall... so did my daughter. Great book!
    I was considering it as a read aloud in the Fall..... when we kick off our One Clip at a Time program which is our character ed. piece.
    Enjoy your weekend!
    Michele
    Coffee Cups and Lesson Plans

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  12. I absolutely LOVE this book! I cried & cried over the happy ending!

    ✿Sue✿
    Science for Kids Blog

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