communication / grammar and spelling / research / teacher resources / teaching / words / writing

‘Whiffling’ and Other Beautiful Words

If you’ve been following this blog, you know I love words. I have a post on the beauty of words here, and lists of them here and here and here. William F. Buckley was renowned not just for how much money he made in his lifetime, but how well-spoken he was. He could pick the … Continue reading

characters / decision making / education / homeschool / plot / teaching / writing

You Know You’re a Writer if…

You read a story like this one and think ‘Character traits’. Or ‘Plot’–#2 and 4 could be the twists in someone’s idyllic teaching experience: 15 Things I Wish I’d Known Before Becoming a Teacher 6,717 Views 12 Comments Jill Hare | Editor, TheApple.com Don’t you wish you knew the good, the bad and the ugly … Continue reading