September 10, 2012
"Some books should be tasted, some devoured, but only a few should be chewed and digested
Cereal box -> put self-portrait at the front, info a the sides, put five things important to you inside
"Have you filled a bucket?"
o "The Bucket Filler" (?)
"Oh, the Places you'll Go"
Look up prezi -> website
"Sing you Home"
o "Music is the language of memory" -> quote
Letter to yourself
o Kids write a letter to themselves on the first day of school - nobody reads them - teacher
puts them into a folder and hands it back to them at the last day of school
Silent, quiet, undisturbed, independent reading time
Using post-it notes to get kids' writing everywhere
Every morning, learning a new word -> use it that entire day