Five for Friday

1. I’ve done a little work since on summer break…..these editable Snacks and Sweets awards! Click here if you want a chance to win your own free copy!

2.  I saw a double rainbow yesterday!! My first one ever- guess there is a little good after all the storms πŸ™

3. I have been knee deep in wedding planning, apartment hunting, and job hunting! If you read my blog, I remember posting a really long rant but right now things are looking a little bit up (I don’t want to jinx anything!)  The patience thing has worked out so far for me. Hair ideas? Gotta love Pinterest.

4. I WALKED! As in my other teacher friend and I started our workout routine at the local track that the high school built.  I’m excited to stay in somewhat ok shape for the wedding.

5. Well grad school starts on Monday πŸ™ …..ahhhh…3 classes, 8 weeks, marriage in 6 along with honeymoon….organizational skills need to be at their peak! Good thing, I didn’t take a full time summer job.  All in all- great things ahead this summer.  Hopefully I’ll get to relax a little too.

Posted in

No Comments

  1. Exploring Elementary on May 31, 2013 at 4:33 pm

    What a summer you will have! Good luck with everything, especially getting married! yahooo!

    Carmen

    Exploring Elementary
    4th Grade

  2. Susanna - Whimsy Workshop on May 31, 2013 at 4:47 pm

    Wow – you sure like to keep things busy! Then again, we survive in a classroom of little people, so anything else in life seems quite manageable!
    Susanna
    Whimsy WorkshopΒ 

  3. Corinna on May 31, 2013 at 5:01 pm

    Sounds like a super busy summer! Guess we never really so relax. Congrats on your wedding I'm sure it will be wonderful!

    Aloha,
    Corinna (βœΏβ— β€Ώβ— )
    Surfin' Through Second

  4. Molly on May 31, 2013 at 5:49 pm

    Holy Moly you're busy! Deep breaths – it'll all work out πŸ™‚ Love the hairstyles you pinned! Happy Friday!

    Molly
    Lucky to Be in First

  5. Lori on May 31, 2013 at 9:07 pm

    Your summer is jam packed! Your walking will help with the stress of it all. Love double rainbows!
    Lori
    Conversations in Literacy

  6. Magic Mistakes and Mayhem on May 31, 2013 at 10:14 pm

    Oh my gosh you are so busy right now! I have just found your blog and started following along- I love the design! I kind of want it… haha!

    x Serena x
    Magic Mistakes & Mayhem

  7. ThinkWonder Teach on June 1, 2013 at 12:09 am

    a wedding, moving, job hunting, and grad school all at once. That is insane and I wish you the best of luck with it all.

    Misty
    Think, Wonder, & Teach

  8. Sarah Eager on June 1, 2013 at 3:55 am

    Hi Amber! LET ME TELL YOU….I get it!! Haha. I too am in that same life stage of moving, job hunting, wedding, big changes! I just finished grad school last year. It's such an exciting time but also very scary sometimes! I don't know where you live, but I live in New York and the jobs in NYS are few and far between. I have to remind myself that everything happens for a reason and your dream classroom is out there waiting for you!! Good luck with all of your life changes!

    Sarah
    The Eager Teacher

  9. Hoots and Hollers on June 1, 2013 at 1:23 pm

    Great candy awards! Also, all the best in grad school this summer. It is a long road, but so worth it in the end… Just found your blog today and am a new follower. I will be back to read future posts…

    Smiles,
    Sarah @ Hoots N Hollers

  10. Sandy Welch on June 1, 2013 at 1:31 pm

    All I have to say is I'm glad you're young! It sounds like an exciting summer! Everything will be fine. Congrats on the wedding!

Leave a Comment





The SECRET Slime Ingredient You’ve Never Heard Of

Slime is ALL. THE . RAGE and rightfully so – I mean even as an…

Prefix Patients

Are you looking for a way engage students in content?! Why not let them be…

Nonfiction “level up” day

Many of you have asked about my Nonfiction Video Game Level Up day – all…

Positive Notes – Building Classroom Community!

This year I knew I wanted to start focused morning meetings with my students.  Once…

Top 3 – A First Day of School Post for Upper Elementary

How to have the best first day and set the tone for the rest of…

Emoji Intro Back to School!

πŸ˜πŸ˜„πŸ˜Ž EMOJI INTRO πŸ€“πŸ€‘πŸ€” Just posted and ON SALE – so excited to use this…

10 Easy Stations for Building Circuits!

Before moving to the older grades I was petrified of teaching electricity and circuits because…

What your Literacy Block is MISSING!

   A listening center is crucial for any reading block.  Starting out teaching I felt…

Open House – Meet the Teacher

Well today’s the day….Meet the Teacher and we start on Thursday. I’m so glad to…

Classroom Reveal – Take a Peek inside

I’m so excited to do an official classroom reveal! Last year I was on a…