Bugsicles brings schools together!

In 2011, 2012, and 2013 Bugs and Bugsicles was the focus of two all-school book grants, and a county-wide grade-level read. The idea is to have all the students read the same book and then do age-appropriate writing projects. I’m honored that Bugsicles is part … Continue reading

Maryland State Archives

Writing and Research: I’m spending a lot of time here—the Maryland State Archives. Sometimes it is hard to stop researching and start writing. What kind of stuff do you like to research? … Continue reading

Touch the Earth went Digital!

Here’s what NASA says: NASA’s “Touch the Earth” takes a multimedia approach to teach middle school students about the Earth’s biomes — areas on Earth with similar climate, soil and vegetation — using sound and visual aids, tactile and colored … Continue reading