Author Archive for Sheri Edwards

What else? What else could I do? write? sing? create? If a kid doesn't understand, what else could I do to help? I'm a wife, grandmother, mom, sister, teacher, teacher, teacher. I wonder, but wonder was taken already. So, what else?

Location, Location, Location

Would you like to build your readership AND your professional learning network (PLN)? Have you thought of joining a network related to your field? Since I teach, I have several networks through which I connect to others. You can share…

Pencil Tech for Writing

One of my students’ favorite activities is power writing.  Here’s the basics: Power Writing for Fluency View more presentations from Sheri Edwards. After each power writing timed session, I ask students “Please stand if you have written ten or more…

Image Imagination

How do I use images in my blog? Attention: Hook the reader Connect: Connect the ideas with a visual Explain: Clarify blog ideas with an image Share: Demonstrate with ideas, events, examples Humor: Create Metaphors for the muse Conclude: Summarize…

A Blog That’s Magical

What makes an effective blog? What’s the magic that makes readers roll into your words? Of course the effective blog is one that meets the purpose to which you need the information. As a teacher who needs support from beyond…