Hey y'all! Boy oh boy! Teaching right now is...a lot. It's a hot mess and teachers are leaving the field in droves. It's astonishing how many teachers are leaving. I know for us in Florida, the case is dire. According to the FEA's (Florida Education Association)website article, we are experiencing a shortage for subs, teachers,… Continue reading Tips for Teachers That We All Need Right Now!
Hey y'all! I barely write about teaching nowadays and to be honest, I hate it. Do I want to leave the field? No but right now I'm just pushing through and just trying to make it to the end of the school year. On teacherTok (teacher content on TikTok) there are plenty of videos of… Continue reading Teaching Update!
Hey y’all! I'm pretty sure I got strange looks when reading this but I just had to get it. I'm talking about the book Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs? And other questions about dead bodies by Caitlin Doughty, who just happens to be my favorite Mortician. I found her page on YouTube after the… Continue reading Don’t Judge a Book By Its Cover! “Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?” Is Just the Book You Need!
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 us… Continue reading Taking Life advice From 6th Graders
Hey y’all! Photo by Taryn Elliott on Pexels.com 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… Continue reading My Year In Books
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, the… Continue reading It’s Pre-Planning Time
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 cultivate… Continue reading How To Improve/Cultivate Your Love Of Reading
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, is… Continue reading Are Teachers Martyrs?
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'm… Continue reading Why You Need Diverse Books in Your Library!