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Day 27 – Slice of Life Challenge – And so it begins

The e-mails were flying today, and the conversations with teachers was a bit on edge. Tomorrow it starts for our school and everyone is unsettled. The spring state tests are what starts.  I work part time in a k-5 inter … Continue reading

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SOL Challenge Day 17 – Swimming – Help

Breathing, Calm, Walking, Quite moments This is have what I have been writing about this week. I have been quietly enjoying the days off and floating in the slowness of retirement. Then the call came, a quick voice, a few … Continue reading

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Working so hard

We are three days away from our winter break and I am testing, testing and testing. Today it was two classes of third graders. A reading test. I know the teachers were hoping the test might give them data to … Continue reading

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Learning no matter what! Yeah for first graders!

Last week and yesterday I was all fired up to write about testing once again. It is that time of year where we are giving the first base line tests. This year only to 1st and 2nd graders. (in both … Continue reading

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SOL – Oh Testing!

Oh testing!  Today was day two of the reading test for our elementary students – grades three through five. In the lab that I was “guarding”, other wise known as proctoring,  I had three rounds of testing.  First thing this … Continue reading

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Told you so! Watching testing fail

I told them so, they told me as well but rules are rules. So this morning I headed over to the school to test a third grade child with autism. This child is an ELL ( English Language Learner) student … Continue reading

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December and the testing begins again!

Today is December 2nd and we began the next round of tests for our 3rd through 5th graders.  It is math for right now (reading will come in January after the winter break). This should help teachers set up new … Continue reading

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