Always shine by using all your talents and skills!

Monday, June 29, 2015

Technology Down for 2 Days!

Happy Monday!!!

It's not July yet, right?  Summer seems to be sailing by.............

Last week, technology was down for 2 days.  HMMMM...what to do when you are teaching Tech Time and you do not have access to Internet?  Well... you modify your lessons.

Can you guess what two of their options were?  (Ok..I'll tell you...Fuse Beads and aluminum structures)


Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Summer School-Second Isn't Second

Happy Wednesday!!

In my 2nd period class-Second Isn't Second we are journaling everyday!

Today's topic-What's Your Super Hero Power!


Ahhh....Jamaica, Germany and Australia-Here I come!!!

Tuesday, June 23, 2015



This summer I am using Chromebooks to teach Tech Time!

We are enjoying these little tech buddies!  At first using the thumb pad was a little challenging, but we have mastered the fine motor skills needed for what we want to click on/move/scroll, etc.

Now, to get used to using all the Google Apps and features....

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Summer School is Here!


6 weeks of summer school is here!!

I am teaching Tech Time and 2nd Grade is Not 2nd-stepping up into 2nd grade class.

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Here is a picture of some of my Tech Time kiddos using Chrome Books

Tech and summer smiles,

Friday, June 12, 2015

My 15th Bellin Run-10K


Tomorrow morning I run my 15th Bellin Run in Green Bay, WI!!!  WOOT!!!

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Service Work at Our Parish Gardens!


Tuesday K-5th graders boarded a bus and headed to our parish gardens!  My 2nd Graders tasks were to plant/stack tomato plants and pick weeds/rocks from the onion rows!

Here we are...12 little gardeners-and 1 teacher/gardener :)

Monday, June 1, 2015

1 mile Run


Today we walked to our Middle School to run 1 mile-yes 1 mile.  Grade K-1 burned 4 laps around the track!  Bravo, runners.