Thursday, April 30, 2009

The Lorax

It is amazing how such a classic can be used in so many ways. We are studying ecology!

Wednesday, April 29, 2009

What can I say? I like people!

Tuesday, April 28, 2009

iPod Touch

I am amazed how often I use my iPod Touch. I especially like to find new apps. that I can try out in my classroom!

Sunday, April 26, 2009

The Grammies

Today we went to Omaha to visit family. We had a great visit with my mother-in-law (left) and her sister (right). What a great day!

Saturday, April 25, 2009


Had the flu today. Did much sleeping...much better now.

Thursday, April 23, 2009

My first Preso! NETA 2009

I told people attending the session to duck if they were in witness protection!

Tuesday, April 21, 2009


I cannot think of any point in my life that would call for a shoe such as this!

Monday, April 20, 2009

Sunday, April 19, 2009

Never Forget

Today was the Nebraska State Holocaust Commemoration at the capitol. We must NEVER forget.

Friday, April 17, 2009

Wiimot Whiteboard Success!

I did it! I made an interactive whiteboard using a Wiimote, my laptop, and an infrared pen! I feel great!

Thursday, April 16, 2009


Take 52 of tutorial for biography project...grrr, I need to say it is good enough. I used iShowU software to capture my screen image to show families how to change format settings on a Word document

Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Time for an upgrade

I don't think the desktops in my classroom can even be fixed anymore...The iBooks are questionable as well! Eeks!

Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Monday, April 13, 2009

Doggie Bed

Where do blankets go when they are not in use? To the
"dog's couch"!

Sunday, April 12, 2009

Contrast in seasons

Haven't quite been confident about putting the shovel away...maybe in May????

Saturday, April 11, 2009

Black Birds

Is it my imagination or are there an increasing number of crows/blackbirds? Can you tell birds are not my forte?

Friday, April 10, 2009


Wow, only 5 chocolate lollipops in the package this year for Passover...come on!

Wednesday, April 8, 2009


Almost time for my Seder. Table is almost ready. Notice table goes into entryway!

Monday, April 6, 2009

Not quite Passover

I am putting of ridding myself on non Passover items (chametz). Nothing like waiting until the last minute!

Sunday, April 5, 2009


Today was the Shrine Clown Pancake Feed. Stanley liked the rotating grills!

Friday, April 3, 2009

Horseradish for Passover!

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Horseradish for Passover!

Today my husband dug up horseradish to make before Passover begins. He is a saint to put himself through the pain and suffering of peeling, chopping and shredding this potent root!

Thursday, April 2, 2009

Going round in circles...

Round-abouts are becoming more common in our city. I think they are kind of cool. Are they popping up in your town?

Wednesday, April 1, 2009


Some days you just have to visit the least the one on my plan desk!