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Sep 19 2012

Girl, you’ll be a woman soon

Last year, I was teaching the end marks of punctuation. Since I teach middle school, it is a rather sensitive age group. And made a rather serious error when checking for understanding…

Are there any questions about periods?

Thankfully, I didn’t get any questions I couldn’t answer. Tomorrow, it’s the return of the period lesson… I’ll just need to pick my wording a little more carefully.

(Neil Diamond – Girl, You’ll Be A Woman Soon)

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    Houston Institute '11 alum. Now a rural E/LA teacher.

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