20 ways to be mentally tough. Lessons from the world of motivation. What ever your belief system is there are some good ideas here to develop personal strength to get you through the day - what ever your challenges.
Today's a day I need a nest, and more importantly someone to join me. Who ever needs a nest, let's build one. Post random funny things in the comments, start a conversation. We'll all be together in our nest.
Transition words for narrative writing are different than those used for expository writing. I would do a mini lesson on narrative transition words, and I would have students keep this in their writing folders as a reference source.