Monthly Archives: November 2013

Student Artwork

So, I know my blog is becoming much more about my students than anything else, but during this next year my students are pretty much my life! Still, I enjoy my Saturdays off. I decided that Saturdays I will just … Continue reading

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Belated Happy Thanksgiving!

So, I hope everyone had a happy holiday back in America. I thought I would share an excerpt from my journal, yesterday. My well-wishes are a little late, because we are having internet issues on campus today. Happy Thanksgiving! 11/28/2013 … Continue reading

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A Different sort of Thanksgiving

Many of my friends in America are still sleeping. So, I will wait til the morning to share my official Thanksgiving post. I had a different sort of Thanksgiving  this year. I woke up feeling very home sick! I did … Continue reading

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I shared a song with my students this week for  Thanksgiving. I found the video and the words to be very inspiring so I thought I would share it all with you as well. Let’s show our thankfulness by being … Continue reading

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Be thankful for everything

We are talking about thankfulness in my classes this week. I would like to share an inspiring story that I shared with my class, yesterday. It is a portion of a letter written by the great Franklin Delanor Roosevelt. Once … Continue reading

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Thankful to be Teaching

Last you heard from me, I was in Shanghai. A few days later, I left for Northern China. One of my biggest shocks, when arriving in Northern China was to find just how restrictive the “Great firewall of China” is! … Continue reading

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