The Slice of Life March Writing Challenge @ Two Writing Teachers – 31 days of a writing community.
On any given morning, in the hour before school begins, our middle school parking lot becomes a parade of teachers and their bags walking from their cars up the stairs and through the school doors.
Monday mornings are the busiest, in terms of teacher bags. Here, for example, is what I hauled from my end of the parking lot all the way up two floors of stairs to Room 202:
My trusty backpack, filled with my own notebooks for each of my subject areas, PD books, picture books, and our current read aloud…oh, and also my lunch:
One bag filled with my morning class’ reading journals, and the week’s supply of coffee (thank you Trader Joe’s!):
Another bag filled with my afternoon class’ reading journals and my week’s flower selection:
My Monday morning haul…
…is there any teacher out there who knows how to “pack lightly”?!