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There are moments in a person’s life when an event happens that takes you rushing back to your childhood. Today is one of those days for me. Some of you may know that Whitney Houston has died – it’s all … Continue reading
We began reading The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by John Boyne. We met Bruno who is 9 years old and by all accounts very naive and innocent of the madness around him. The first day in the new home … Continue reading
Love and hate. Two words with very powerful but different meanings. Describe love and hate. You may use any words to do this. You can use colors, a story, describe the feelings each brings, or anything you think might be … Continue reading
We just finished the exciting ending of “The Monkey’s Paw”, and many of us had different reactions to the ending that W.W. Jacobs chose for his story. Now it’s your turn. Imagine an alternate ending for the story. How would … Continue reading
OMG!! What has happened to Chicken Little??!! Can you tell the story behind this picture? Be creative and have fun with it.
An apocalypse is described as any universal or widespread destruction or disaster. So imagine after a strange meteor shower, a fairy tale apocalypse takes place with fairy tale creatures from everywhere wandering and roaming the Earth. What would it be like? … Continue reading
Old Man Winter finally blew in this week! However, there is a thief amongst us! Students, your footprints have been discovered at a crime scene, which has stirred the nation: the theft of Frosty the Snowman’s nose! You claim you … Continue reading
Have your ever seen the movie “The Fog” or “The Mist”? I’ve seen both, so when I saw this picture, I thought it would be an awesome journal prompt. There is NO telling what is behind that cloud! What do … Continue reading
As if there wasn’t reason enough for me to love LL Cool J, check out this video he did on punctuation! Oh my!!!
Be creative with a plethora of details. I want to hear all about your day in the City in the Clouds.