Is it already October?

Time always passes quickly, but with each new school year, the time seems to go faster until I feel like I am sledding down a steep hill.  It seems only yesterday that Labor Day was my target date to feel "in the swing" of school, and now here it is five weeks later, and I am [...]

By |2016-10-12T09:31:57-04:00October 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hurrah for October!!

It's here. . . .the month I adore. . . .the pick weather month of all. . . . OCTOBER!!!   Can you tell how much I love this month of cheery orange pumpkins, corn shocks, striped gourds, candy corn, and Halloween?  My younger students and I have more fun singing Five Little Pumpkins and Skin [...]

By |2014-10-13T15:43:49-04:00October 5th, 2014|Blog Posts|0 Comments

Back to school! (Do I havta?)

I've always said that as soon as the Fourth of July shows up on the calendar, my summer vacation as a teacher is over. . . .which, of course, is not true, because the Fourth actually falls about smack dab in the middle of my summer.  Yet, the days seem to just lazily meander through June, giving [...]

By |2014-11-19T15:04:39-05:00August 6th, 2014|Blog Posts|0 Comments

Summer musings

Teachers, like students, love summer vacation!  The last month of school is an utter blur of activity, with every group trying to get its last hurrah in.  As an elementary music teacher, I am no different.  Between a joint spring program and my Singing Express Choir's final performances and parent tea, I was feeling a [...]

By |2014-10-13T15:45:40-04:00June 26th, 2014|Blog Posts|0 Comments