Friday, July 20, 2012

Newbie Bloggers Blog Hop

Why does today feel like Saturday?  It has suddenly hit me that I really only have 1 more week of vacation until summer inservice starts.  Yikes!  Where did the summer go?!

Guess what??  I hit 100 followers last night!  I'm so excited!  I know numbers shouldn't matter, but we all watch them!  I'm thinking about what I want my first giveaway to be so stay tuned.  

I came across this blog hop while I was looking for people to nominate for an award.  I just had to join in!

Grade Three is the Place for Me is hosting a:

Click pic to visit her!
During this hop you need to share:
 1.  what state you are in
    2.  your current teaching position
    3.  your teaching experience
    4.  when you started blogging
    5.  share a blogging tip / blogging resource


My answers:
1. I live in East Tennessee.
2. I am happy to be teaching 1st grade again!
3.  This will be my 11th year in 1st.  I looped to 2nd with my firsties once.
4.  I started my blog in February but didn't start seriously until April.
5. I have learned so much from Kristen at  Ladybug's Teacher Files.  If you haven't watched her video tutorials, you definitely need to do so!  Also, Barbara from Grade ONEderful started a blog design business called: 
She redesigned my blog and was just amazing to work with!  Check her out if you want a redesign!  


Go join the hop!

16 comments:

  1. Congratulations on 100 followers!!! Keep up the great blogging...

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  2. Congrats on over 100! That's really awesome! :)Also glad to be able to check out all these new blogs.

    NotJustChild'sPlay

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    1. Thank you! I love this hop! I'm still finding new blogs days later.

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  3. Number 4 made me smile. It took me about five months to committ to starting a blog!! Thanks for stopping by my blog. I'm follower #104. And yes, we do all watch our numbers! : )

    Megan

    I Teach. What's Your Super Power?

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  4. Hello!! I have nominated you for a couple awards. Come over to my blog and check them out at Teaching Through Turbulence. Congrats!

    Heather S.

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  5. Hi...I just found your blog through the Newbie Blog Hop and am now a follower. I hope you hop over to my blog for a visit.
    Amy
    Adventures In Teaching

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  6. Thanks for following my blog. Glad to meet someone else who isn't a cat person, but loves Pete all the same and I tried to start my blog LAST July and finally hit submit a year later. :)

    Your newest follower
    Catherine
    Kinder Cuties

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  7. Hello my new friend! So excited to meet another East TN blogger! Please check out my blog for a meetup happening Aug 1st! Would love to see you there.
    Mrs. Shelton’s Kindergarten

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  8. I'm glad you joined my first blog hop! Congrats on 110! I'm almost there myself . . .

    Grade Three is the Place for Me

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  9. I love Kristen's videos too! I have learned a ton!
    I am your newest follower from the hop!

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  10. It's about time I get my fanny back over here for a little visit. I loved getting to learn more bout you today. What did you think of the 1-2 loop? I just finished up a K-1 roll and I absolutely loved it.

    Kelley Dolling
    Teacher Idea Factory

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    1. Hi Kelley! Good to see you! I think a K-1 loop would be fun but I really wouldn't want to do 1-2 again. I missed the seeing the magic of their first grade transformations.

      ✪Crystal✪
      Strive to Sparkle

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  11. I just found your blog through the newbie blog hop and I am your newest follower!! It is so cute!! I would love for you to visit when you have a chance.

    Jess
    Mrs. Wood's Class

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  12. Hey! Just stopping by (and following your blog)! I'll be looping with some of my friends this year, and I'm cautiously excited about it! We shall see! If you get a chance, I'd love for you to stop by and visit my blog!

    Kristin
    Teaching In A Nutshell

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Thank you for taking the time to comment! Hugs!