Saturday, February 4, 2012

It Was Just a Matter of Time.... Tag I'm It!

Mechele over at Barrow's Hodgepodge has tagged me, so I am going to try to entertain you with my musings!




Here are the rules
*You must post the rules.
*Post 12 fun facts about yourself on the blog post.
*Answer the questions the taggers set for you in their post and then create twelve new questions for the people you tagged.
*Tag 12 people and link them in your post.
*Let them know you tagged them.



Fun Facts About Me (Fun is stretching it, just a bit)


1.  My dream for as long as I can remember was to be on Broadway (I still have hope).  So I always tell my students that teachers are Broadway actors who never made it to the Big White Way.  Then I sing "Defying Gravity" or "Seasons of Love", BADLY>


2.  Teaching just comes naturally to me, I don't know why.  I actually feel that God gives me the words to say and the right stuff just comes out of my mouth.


3.  My 2 girls are my life (my husband too, but he is a big boy).  I live and breathe for them every minute of every day.


4.  I am a planner/calendar obsessed freak.  Choosing a new one each year is harder than shopping for a new car.


5.  I have to read the book before the movie or else I won't go see the movie (the reason I just read the Hunger Games trilogy over winter break).


6.  I truly believe my dog understands everything I say to her and she thinks I gave birth to her.  She literally has to be on top of me no matter what.  She is across my feet as I type.


7.  I will read anything, I mean anything.  Cereal boxes have some interesting things to tell us!


8.  I hate to clean, hate it with a passion.  I actually stay out of certain rooms in my house, just so they never get dirty!


9.  I procrastinate, profusely.


10.  I am a shopaholic, just ask my creditors.


11.  If vampires existed, I would live with the Cullens.


12.  I love being a student, just as much as I love being a teacher.  If money weren't an object, I would get my Doctorate.


My Questions from Mechele

What is your go to recipe when you have a long day at work?
 Spaghetti with Marinara Sauce

If you weren't a teacher what profession would you like to have?
Broadway Actress

What are some of your favorite graphics you use when creating your units?
I love them all, but I really haven't created any units.  I am still trying to move up in that world.

What is your favorite city in the United States that you have visited?
New York City, hands down.

What is your favorite song?
The theme from "Ice Castles", "Looking Through The Eyes of Love"

Do you play an instrument?
In my mind, I play the piano, fluently.  In real life, I got nothing!

What is your favorite flavor of ice cream?
Chocolate Trinity

What is your favorite spring activity? Either at home or school
Baseball season!!!

Would you rather have a new handbag or a new pair of shoes?
Is this really a choice??  I guess shoes....

What is your favorite fruit?
Banana

What is your favorite science/social studies unit to teach?
Social Studies:  The Underground Railroad

What is something you use in your classroom on a daily basis?
My Promethean Board

Here are my 12 questions for those of you I tag:

1.  What is your favorite book that is also a movie?
2. What is your favorite season?
3.  You have 3 wishes, what are they (you can wish for 3 more)?
4.  If you had to go back to a time in your life and relive it, which time would you choose?
5.  What is the one thing you have to do before you leave this Earth?
6.  Describe your perfect day.
7.  What is your go-to food?
8.  Eat-Pray-Love, which one would you choose and why?
9.  Night owl or early bird?
10.  Favorite possession?
11.  Fine point or medium point pens?
12.  Snowman or snow angel?

Tag You're It:  (The entire blogging world has been tagged, so I am only tagging 4 blogs so I don't overwhelm anyone with having to answer 184 questions, lol).







1 comment:

  1. I totally agree about reading the book before the movie - I read Hunger Games over Winter Break too! And I would love to be a Cullen (I've even been to Forks!)

    ✪ Miss W

    Miss W Teaches

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