Ok, first a typical summer day:
10:55 a.m.: Get up, go to the bathroom, brush teeth, throw a shirt and pants on. Take medicine.
11:00: Turn on The Price is Right and the computer. Get something for breakfast. Check out my class (taking Master's Degree classes online), DC, email, bank account, and any number of things on the computer.
12:00: Change TV to UPN for all the judge shows I have become addicted to this summer. Do a little research for class. Do a little housework (as little as possible! lol) Goof around on the computer.
2:00ish: Play with dog. Get mail. Throw most of it away and groan about the rest.
6:00: Fix supper
The rest of the evening: Continue to goof around on the computer, watch TV, play with the kitties.
Anywhere from 2:00 a.m. to 5:00 a.m.: Go to bed.
Typical work day:
6:30: Get up, go to the bathroom, and take shower.
7:00: Comb hair out, brush teeth, throw clothes and shoes on. Take medicine, run out door and jump into the car. Drive about 6 miles to work.
7:30: Begin letting kids into classroom. Greet the kids, take attendance, collect any monies.
8:00-8:20: Class meeting. Discuss events of the day, what is going on in our lives, etc.
8:20-9:20: Teach Math
9:20-9:50: SSR (Self-selected reading), Reading conferencing, Literature Circles
9:50-11:00: Writing Workshop/Writing Mini-Lessons/Writing conferencing.
11:00-11:30: Small Groups--Guided Reading instruction
12:10-12:30: Recess (duty most days)
12:35-1:25: Kids go to specials, my planning time
1:30-2:30: Teach Science/Social Studies
2:30-3:00: Car or bus duty
3:10: Can go home (unless there is a meeting), but usually don't.
4:00: Get the mail, play with the dog
4:15: Turn on computer and TV. Check out DC, email, and class. Work on any papers that are due. Do a little housework.
6:00: Fix supper
The rest of the evening: Do lesson plans, goof around on computer, watch TV, play with kitties, make goo-goo eyes at Maidrite!
Anywhere from 1:00 to 2:00 a.m.: Go to bed.