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Entries Tagged as 'Art'

knock, knock. who’s there? 2017, y’all…

December 8th, 2016 · Comments Off · Art, Book Geek

“lake of fog” Photo by Steve Rawley Look, blogs are dead. They’re a thing of the past, and that’s okay. Facebook and all the other social media crap is alive and well and who’s archiving your stuff? Not you. Whatever. But sometimes someone randomly stops by here and takes a look, and I want them [...]

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hello, Harbor Seals!

April 14th, 2016 · Comments Off · Art

Hope you’re all having a nice spring. Suddenly… it’s almost May! (Photo by Steve Rawley)

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spring is on the way

February 3rd, 2016 · Comments Off · Art

(Photo by Steve Rawley)

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January 27th, 2016 · Comments Off · Art

(Photo by Steve Rawley)

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poem + pic

September 26th, 2015 · Comments Off · Art, Author! Author!, Poetry

(Photo by Steve Rawley) “The Secret of the Sea” Ah! what pleasant visions haunt me As I gaze upon the sea! All the old romantic legends, All my dreams, come back to me. Sails of silk and ropes of sandal, Such as gleam in ancient lore; And the singing of the sailors, And the answer [...]

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Off to a new adventure…

September 5th, 2015 · Comments Off · Art, Author! Author!, Book Geek, Libraries

(Photo by Steve Rawley) Hello, students and anyone else who is reading this, I am happy and I am a little sad, too. I’m leaving one school for another — from computer lab to library and computer lab — starting next week. You kids at my old school — you’re great students. But you know [...]

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Happy summer, everyone…

June 25th, 2015 · Comments Off · Art, Educational Web Sites

(Photo by Steve Rawley) Here are some fun websites to play with over the break. See you in September! – Mrs. R National Geographic Kids National Zoo San Diego Zoo San Francisco Zoo magazine Switcheroozoo and… Seussville!

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Hello out there, fellow philatelists!

April 26th, 2015 · Comments Off · Art

Let’s talk about art projects, because they’re part of learning, too. I’ve been collecting stamps for years. Stamps can be quite beautiful works of art. A few weeks ago I found two tins of postage stamps (some of them old, dating back to 1947) that my paternal grandmother saved, and some that I had saved, [...]

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“the sun will come out/ tomorrow!”

April 13th, 2015 · Comments Off · Art

(Photo by Steve Rawley) It’s been pretty rainy here, but it could happen… Have a great week, everyone. – Mrs. R

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Great way to learn state capitals

February 6th, 2015 · Comments Off · Art, Educational Web Sites

One of the 5th graders found this video (thank you, A!) and here you go. Love the visuals and the song on this.

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