Thursday, May 10, 2012

Mother's Day

You know, the only thing I don't like about making cards for Operation Write Home (and I do mean *only*) is that by the time the holidays roll around, I am tired of making cards for them.  I have yet to get organized enough to make my family cards at the time I'm making them for OWH.  So, I finished making Mother's Day cards almost two months ago.  Now I need to make the ones for my mom, grandmother, and great aunt.  Tonight.  Mom picked out her stamp, so I at least have that much of the design decided.  I need to make three totally different cards because they'll all open the cards together and it's more fun when they're different. 

I also need to make a couple of simple scrapbook pages tonight for my homeroom's Character Counts Coach.  The kids wrote him letters and I always put them into an 8x8 album for him at the end of the year with a class photo.  I need a page for the photo and a title page.  Which means I need to take a class photo tomorrow and print it this weekend.  Hmm...too bad I already know at least one kid will be absent.  

Off to be crafty!  And write lesson plans!  And get things ready for the weekend! 

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Cards shipped to OWH in 2012: 620 blank and 200 AnyHero (as of 4/24)
Cards shipped to OWH in 2011: 1695 Check out OWH at www.operationwritehome.org to learn more about its mission and how to get involved.

1 comment:

  1. You are one busy lady but then again you always are. Your students are lucky to have such a good teacher and your family is also lucky. Come to think of it, we out here in Blogland are also lucky that you fine time in your daily schedule to spend time with us and share your creations. I will just say Thanks for everyone. Try to rest some.

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