…a few thoughts on readiness…

Readiness.  Ready – ness.  the state of being fully prepared for something ; willingness to do something. I use a direct instruction reading program at school on a daily basis. I use it at least three times a day. In every single lesson, the prompt, “Get ready” is used multiple times. Ten or twenty or more, depending on whether the students are getting it (the information) or not. Yep, if they’re not ready to get it, they need to “Get ready”Read more

Weekly Photo Challenge ~ “On the Way”

a few thoughts on “on the way” The  traveling “through” is often so much more than the  getting “to” In other words, the journey is often so much richer than reaching a destination. We spend a lifetime of moving toward destinations, and only moments arriving. I am thinking maybe that’s why it’s so important to enjoy the journey…the little things along the way. Because the little things are so often the big things… and if we’re so busy looking atRead more

One Step

  You know what I love? The simple truth that one plus one equals two. And two plus one equals three. And after awhile, adding one can be a thousand, a million, a trillion. The power of one. “The journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.” ( Lao-Tzu) You know what else? It ends with a single step. One step at a time. One plus one plus one…equals a thousand miles. Do you know why IRead more