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Students come tomorrow, and I'm so excited. Last year at this time, I was a nervous wreck: new school, new subject, new age level. I barely slept for days beforehand.
This year, I've been sleeping soundly through the night! I'm comfortable in my school, I'm elated to have my own room, and I'm truly looking forward to seeing my students. One of the great things about teaching ELLs is that I get to have many of the same students several years in a row. I keep thinking about stories I can't wait to tell certain students, new books I can't wait to show them, and conversations I can't wait to have with them. I can't wait to check in with the students I've worried about and get caught up with the others. And of course, I can't wait to meet my new freshmen.
I'd love to write more, but there are still a few last-minute details to complete tonight. However, I just have to share something exciting that happened recently. Last week, I opened up my email to find a surprising message:
|(What a surprise!)|
I know I've said it before, but the Internet is so cool!!!