Monday, March 7, 2016

{solsc} Today I... #sol16

The March Slice of Life Challenge
Join us for a month of writing!

Today I...

   ....voxed words of encouragement to a coaching colleague dealing with a difficult situation

   ....taught myself how to trim and combine video clips into one video

   .....created a new anchor chart, complete with little people drawings, for a lesson

   ....watched previous modeled lessons begin to take hold as readers became more engaged in reading a professional article on coaching

   .....prepped for two site visits later this week

   .....finalized schedule for an upcoming TC Staff Developer visit

   .....worked on content for Friday's Professional Learning Day

  ......participated in a webinar on Synthetic Phonics 

  ......had dinner with a former colleague, catching up on our professional lives 

  ......helped my niece, an education major, with an assignment on my drive home

  ......wrote something for the seventh day in a row


  1. Sounds like a busy day! I hope you can add relax to the end of it! Congratulations on writing seven days in a row! Also, what is synthetic phonics??

  2. This sounds like a near-perfect day! Awesome you have a TC staff developer. Awesome you had time for reflection, action, and everything in between!

  3. Wow! Sounds like both a productive and fun day.

  4. great accomplishments! I'm not sure if I would feel better or worse after making my list for today, but I might just give it a go!

  5. You taught yourself how to combine video clips into a video! You go girl! Not only are you doing so many things, you are not getting frustrated and fitting everything in. Well done!

  6. First of all, congratulations on the 7 days of writing in a row! ;)
    Second, you get more accomplished in 1 day than many people get done in a multiple days. So impressive!

  7. Wowsa! That is a day filled with accomplishments. So impressed!!