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joke of the day + a pretty picture for you

July 31st, 2014 · Comments Off · Art, Joke of the Day, Music

(Photo by Steve Rawley) What do you call a boomerang that doesn’t come back? A stick. Good one, yes? I’ll be at a new school next year and I am super excited about that! But I will miss my former students. Thank you all for a great year. I know that none of you are [...]

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ice music, panda bears, and a well-deserved weekend break

January 25th, 2014 · Comments Off · Currently reading, Education, Educational Web Sites, Music

Did you already catch that one? All I can say is: Cool! The students and I watched this one this week. We (heart) pandas. Then we checked out some of my favorite nature/animal websites and wrote about animals. We use Google docs at our school, and I must say, it’s handy for those times when [...]

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my guitar hero

September 10th, 2013 · Comments Off · Music

(Photo by Steve Rawley)

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QOTD: Jello Biafra

December 7th, 2011 · Comments Off · Music, Quote of the Day

“For every prohibition you create you also create an underground.” — Jello Biafra, musician (b. 1958)

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QOTD: Patti Smith

November 30th, 2011 · Comments Off · Music, Poetry, Quote of the Day

“When you hit a wall, just kick it in.” — Patti Smith

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tennessee

October 15th, 2011 · Comments Off · Music

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Goodbye, Frank Morgan

October 13th, 2011 · Comments Off · Music, Thank yous

Our retired custodian at Peninsula K-8, Mr. Frank Morgan, passed away over the weekend. We will miss him greatly, his former students, co-workers, neighbors and I. He loved the library and his dog Peabody did, too. He used to come in and chase the mice away for me. Frank was a gentleman and a cool [...]

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QOTD: Nick Hornby

April 20th, 2011 · Comments Off · Music, Quote of the Day

“People worry about kids playing with guns, and teenagers watching violent videos; we are scared that some sort of culture of violence will take them over. Nobody worries about kids listening to thousands – literally thousands – of songs about broken hearts and rejection and pain and misery and loss.” – Nick Hornby, writer

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“Portland the Musical”

March 5th, 2011 · Comments Off · Music

A sweet song by one of the sweetest girls in Portland.

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Amram saxophone concerto

July 31st, 2010 · Comments Off · Music

Have a great weekend! – Ms. Nancy

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