Monthly Archives: September 2008

Massachusetts Poetry Festival

The First Annual Massachusetts Poetry Festival is a state-wide event that is scheduled for the weekend of October 10th – 12th. This unique program will not get the buzz in the paper that the first game of the AL championship will … Continue reading

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Pandora means music

One of the best things (for me) that has come from writing this blog has been the number of fascinating sites that many of our great teachers here at HHS pass along to me. Sometimes the sites are appropriate for … Continue reading

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Time to talk about BOOKS!

I want to remind teachers to please send me requests for books ASAP. I am preparing a book order and would love to have feedback about what you would like to see added to our collection. I can’t guarantee any purchases, … Continue reading

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Call for submissions

The Haverhill High School Literary Magazine, thinker, is looking for submissions! The editors of thinker are especially interested in student writing of all kinds … poetry, short stories and essays are all welcome. Teachers interested in supporting this call for … Continue reading

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September reminders

Sometimes it’s hard to write a post because there are so many things to talk about that aren’t necessarily related, except that they all happened in the LMC. We had another busy week, but the full five days did not … Continue reading

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Cosgrove: Part III: Accomplishments

I don’t have to turn to Dictionary.com to understand the “deep” meaning of the word accomplishment. Its root “accomplish”, comes from the Latin complir, which also gave rise to the Spanish word cumplir – to carry out, to perform, to … Continue reading

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Thanks, to everyone and …

… I can’t believe that was only four days! But before I give thanks, 3 announcements: 1. Starting Monday, September 8, 2008, we will begin signing up students for library study. We will: sign up the first 20 students for each … Continue reading

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