"Did you publish the new writing samples from December?
Do you notify just the selected samples or let everyone know? (I have a colleague who submitted student work and we are wondering what is happening.)
"Here is my room. Dark pink walls defeat the sunlight that shines in. The floors are covered by clothes. When I fix it, it doesn’t last long. The Japanese Cherry Blossom scent dances around the room, giving a delightful…"
"“Show What Your Mind Sees”
Writing Based on The Twits by Roald Dahl
The purple book with a Spaniard, a giant, a prince, a six -fingered man, and two lovers on the cover had caught my attention. It told a story of a young maiden who fell…"
by Allyson, fifth grader
What if lips grew arms and legs
and walked around the street until they turned blue.
What if lips were as big as skyscrapers
and jumped up and down until the streets broke.
What if lips had four eyes while they were…"
It was a peace-loving day as rays of bright sunshine hit down onto the warm, damp dirt, creating several green buds anxious of their surroundings. A young, bush-tailed fawn passed a collection of ancient, tall, coniferous trees, towering up…"
"BRADBrad’s handsome face, marred by a smug scowl appeared in the doorway of theclassroom. His classmates gazed intently at him as he sauntered down the aisle of desks, andto his seat at the front of the class. He smirked at a group of girls,…"
"The ChangeThe loud shrieks of pelicans evaporate into the damp jungle air. Young tiger cubs frolicand scamper through the abundance of fallen leaves. A monkey leaps an incredible distance,seemingly floating on thin air. No tranquility or peace has…"
Mrs. Shelly was one of many children, but she didn’t quite turn out the same. Instead of taking on the family business as a tire saleswoman, she decided to become a teacher. A very unusual one at that! While the children were…"