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This is why I teach!

The school year is drawing to an end. And don’t the kids know it! They are positively pawing the ground in their impatience to be gone and it is futile trying to get them to work. Today I gave up … Continue reading

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Miss Webster and Chérif, by Patricia Duncker (2006)

          I read Miss Webster and Chérif back in July but then got a little side-tracked by family life and holiday activities and never got around to reviewing it, which is a pity, because the book is well worth … Continue reading

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