• Need a last-week-of-summer book recommendation? Wish you could freeze time and be on summer break forever? Check out The Last Last-Day-of-Summer by Lamar Giles (co-founder of We Need Diverse Books). I re-read it this week and it's the perfect read for this moment!

     

    School Supplies for Room 32, 2021-2022: 

    • 1" 3-ring binder: any color... I like the ones with a slide-in front so I can add photos/mementos and personalize it
    • 4 Composition notebooks:  1 red, 1 blue, 1 yellow, 1 green 
    • 5 Folders: 1 red, 1 blue, 1 yellow, 1 green, 1 other color/design of your choice 
    • 2 Graph paper composition books for math 
    • Pencils: 4 dozen  *Don't bring them all to school at once!* Consider putting your initials in Sharpie on your pencils, or buying ones in a distinctive pattern/color so you can keep track of yours.
    • A few pens (any color)
    • Sharpie Marker ~ 2 "Extra Fine" (thin tip), black
    • Scissors
    • Erasers
    • 2 Highlighters
    • 2 Glue sticks 
    • Dry erase markers (3, any color)
    • Headphones/earbuds (inexpensive)
    • Pencil Case or Zip-lock bag to stash your supplies in
    • Hand soap (1)
    • Tissues (2 boxes)

     

    Optional items to donate to our class (Thank you!):

    • 1 container of antibacterial wipes 
    • Roll of paper towels
    • Box of zip-top plastic bags (sandwich, pint, or gallon size)