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Sunday, December 18, 2011

I'm Back...at least for a little while!

WOW! Can I just say that changing grades at my age has truly kicked my b^** ( I was not allowed to say that word as a child so I feel a little funny typing it for the world to read! LOL). I forgot how hard first year teaching can be - since it has been 23 years ago! Add to that a little dose of chemo, radiation, hormone therapy, night/day/all the time sweats and you get one tired, mixed up, tuckered out 3rd grade teacher! 
Don't get me wrong - I LOVE my new job, but the "ole gray mare just ain't what she used to be"! 
So, we are out for Christmas Vacation - let me hear a WHOOP, WHOOP - and my hope is to reconnect with my cyber buddies out there to see what's been happening with you all since school started. I for one have been trapped in a tornado and have been fighting to find my way out. Maybe the second semester will be a tad easier... yeah, right?!
Just for fun - and to remind myself that I CAN be creative (I feel like such a novice right now) - I have remade a few documents that you all have been asking for. So sorry that I haven't responded to ONE SINGLE email, but I did read them. I also apologize that these are Christmas activities and obviously we are no longer in school.... It's a shame I didn't have the forethought to use a widely popular graphics program when I first started making games. Who knew?
"Shopping for Santa's Suit"  and
"Cookie Fractions" Spinner


  1. Happy New Year! I hope the second semester is easier....and (hugs) for everything you have been through!!


  2. I have missed hearing from you. Cut yourself some slack lady. I started back in 3rd grade before returning to k and thought it was the biggest challenge in the world. You will end up being a rockstar and I bet you still have a few tricks to share with those youngsters LOL. Enjoy your time off and stay well in 2012.

  3. Wishing you the happiest of new years! 2012 will bring good things, even to us tired teachers.

  4. Hey,it is so good to see you back here!!! I can only imagine the transition you have been through, it is harder to bounce back at our &*%. Isn't that an ugly word now?! :) I can't wait to see what all you come up with for those big third graders, Suzan. You are one with tricks up your sleeve so I know it will be good.!!

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  6. Welcome back, you have been missed! I hate to hear that you are having some health issues, which is never good. I hope you have a steady recovery. Why did you move after 23 years of teaching the same grade?

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