Detour!

Dagnabbit, I did it again! I have a short drive to work each day, and I drive the same way every weekday morning. That is until last week, when a construction project closed a street along my morning route. This closure hasn’t been problematic for me on the drive home. There are bright orange cones,…

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First Friday Giveaway—Olé!

You know how much I love to celebrate holidays and special days, right? Well, I just learned that tomorrow, Saturday, October 4, is…drumroll please…National Taco Day! Do you know that, last year, Americans ate over 4.5 billion tacos? According to my source, this equals about 490,000 miles of tacos—a trip to the moon and back (with…

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Free, Free, Free!

Holy hyphen! It’s National Punctuation Day! If this special day has sneaked up on you, no worries. Simply head over to themailbox.com and type “punctuation” in the search box. There’s 265 free student activities waiting for you! Narrow your search by grade level to quickly find the perfect activity for celebrating National Punctuation Day with your students. Check…

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