Taking Life advice From 6th Graders

Hey y’all! A few weeks ago, when the school year was close to ending, and I wanted the kids to do some life changing activities (check out this post). I chose the activities with the intentions that they will see a deeper purpose in what we did and the impact that each one of usContinue reading “Taking Life advice From 6th Graders”

My Year In Books

Hey y’all! I cannot believe the year is almost over! Like where the hell did the year go? Anyway, as you may or may not know, for the past three years I have been doing the Goodreads book challenge in which I challenge myself to read a certain amount of books. If you’ve never heardContinue reading “My Year In Books”

It’s Pre-Planning Time

Hey y’all! The new school year here in Orlando starts on the 21st! Actually I take that back and it was quite a shakeup. So originally school was supposed to start on the 10th, however, COVID-19 happened so they pushed the date back to the 21st. Sometime in the first week of this month, theContinue reading “It’s Pre-Planning Time”

How To Improve/Cultivate Your Love Of Reading

Hey y’all! Guess what. It’s national book lover’s day! I’m super excited as you may or may not know. I love books. I love reading and it makes my heart swell when I see others cultivate a love of reading. Now trust me, I get it. Not everyone likes to read but one can cultivateContinue reading “How To Improve/Cultivate Your Love Of Reading”

Are Teachers Martyrs?

Hey y’all! This week has been quite an experience to say the least. We are getting ready to head back to school in a month and it’s really such a weird place to be. See I live in Florida, one of the hot spots for COVID-19 and a lot of people, including our governor, isContinue reading “Are Teachers Martyrs?”

Why You Need Diverse Books in Your Library!

Hey y’all! It’s no secret, I love books! I’m like obsessed. There’s nothing I love more than getting lost in a great book. I’ve been this was as a little kid (I even taught myself to read. True story). I just love books. My favorite thing is to buy books under the guise that I’mContinue reading “Why You Need Diverse Books in Your Library!”

Things I Learned in My First Year of Teaching

Hey y’all! So last week Wednesday was my last day of school! Well for the students that is. Friday was the last day for teachers because you know, grades. This first year has been quite interesting to say the least.  First of all, it was really exciting to even get into this field. It’s notContinue reading “Things I Learned in My First Year of Teaching”

Free Resources for Teaching Online!

Hey y’all! Times are crazy and hectic, especially for us teachers. All across the country, we’re dealing with schools closing and going virtual, which is scary and confusing times right now. I was not prepared for this at all! Today was actually our first day teaching online and it was a struggle to say theContinue reading “Free Resources for Teaching Online!”

First Year Jitters

Hey y’all! I have been teaching for almost two weeks now (tomorrow is friday so…it’ll be two weeks). It will also be payday tomorrow and I’m beyond ready for that. I spent way too much money on school supplies for my students that i didn’t bother buying anything that I needed to like live inContinue reading “First Year Jitters”