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Need Help Writing Your General Report Comments?

Posted by Amy O'Grady on

I can remember the first time I had to write report comments. It was scary! What do I put in them? How long do they need to be? The pile of questions I had were long and I had no one I felt I could ask for help. My principal was a little scary and all the other teachers at the school were freshly graduated like me! Then I found a gold mine! The previous teacher had left a copy of her reports on the computer! I was saved! This gave me a starting point, something to go off of...

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Make Report Writing As Easy As Pie!

Posted by Amy O'Grady on

I am in my 7th of teaching and I can honestly say I no longer fear reporting time! I use to dread it like the plague and spent way more time than I should stressing over it. Over time I have found secrets to making it easier and I am going to share them all with you today. Some of them you may like and some of them you might not but I swear by them! Tip Number 1:  Start thinking about them early on! Don't be a person who puts them off to the last minute, starting now will...

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Reporting Tips & Tricks

Posted by Amy O'Grady on

For most of us it's that time of year to start writing reports. Queue the sighs of thousands of teachers. But it really doesn't have to be an inordinately difficult or time consuming task.   I am that teacher other teacher's hate. I make reporting look like a breeze and am usually one of the first to finish. Today I am sharing my secrets! 1. PLAN PLAN PLAN PLAN PLAN! Good planning is the key to easy reports! Make sure you are regularly doing tasks that can double as assessments. Monitoring your students progress allows you to develop a feeling...

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2019 Classroom Tour

Posted by Amy O'Grady on

Join me for a photo tour of my 2019 classroom!

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