Brillante Domingo, ideas for tomorrow and post-ACTFL

Happy Friday Sunday!  I am straight up exhausted from ACTFL, and I didn’t even have to travel that far to get home!  I have been to three other ACTFLs, but this one was incredible.  It was a great mix of friends from home, friends from afar and new friends.  Thank you so much to everyoneContinue reading “Brillante Domingo, ideas for tomorrow and post-ACTFL”

Brillante Viernes: November 15, 2019

Happy Friday!  This week at our faculty meeting, our head of school asked us for what moments of joy that we were seeing within our community.  It was a really nice time to reflect on many of the joyous occasions.  We discussed it on Wednesday, and I felt like I had even more moments ofContinue reading “Brillante Viernes: November 15, 2019”

Brillante Viernes: November 1, 2019

Happy Friday!  Whew this has been a week!  We have survived Halloween, post-Halloween AND the fact that our local team the Washington Nationals WON the World Series!!!  Needless to say, I saw a LOT of sleepy faces today.  I am looking forward to this weekend to take some time to slow down (and getting someContinue reading “Brillante Viernes: November 1, 2019”

Brillante Viernes: October 25, 2019

Happy Friday!  It has been a busy week- but some exciting times with the Nationals wins in DC!!  There have been a ton of great regional conferences, and I have been reading all of the tweets.  I am definitely getting even more excited for ACTFL here in November.  There have also been a ton ofContinue reading “Brillante Viernes: October 25, 2019”

Brillante Viernes: October 18, 2019

Happy Friday!  I hope that you have had a wonderful week!  We are getting away on a fall vacation with family friends this weekend.  I have also been busy with a few other projects pseudo blog related.  I managed to finish the updates for episode four of Go! Vive a tu manera.  (As it isContinue reading “Brillante Viernes: October 18, 2019”

Brillante Viernes: October 11, 2019

Happy Friday!  Whew!  This week was long and busy!  The French teacher and I took our classes to see the full working rehearsal of Paquita on Tuesday afternoon which was amazing!  (The photo above are the lights at the Kennedy Center!)  I also got to chaperone a field trip to the National Geographic Museum toContinue reading “Brillante Viernes: October 11, 2019”

Brillante Viernes: October 4, 2019

Happy Friday!!  I am starting to get into the groove of the school year and there is FINALLY a crisp in the air.  That has made my walk between buildings that much more pleasant.  In 8th grade, we have started to talk about Paquita and we will go see the ballet next Tuesday.  I cannotContinue reading “Brillante Viernes: October 4, 2019”

Brillante Viernes: September 27, 2019

Happy Friday!  I hope that you have had a wonderful week!  Can you believe that September is almost over?!  I feel like I am getting back into the groove, but some things still seem fresh and new.  Next week, I am excited to share a BALLET CI activity that I have been working on withContinue reading “Brillante Viernes: September 27, 2019”