Smorgasbord Blogger Daily – Thursday July 29th 2021 – #Olympics Pete Springer, #Patchwork Jennie Fitzkee, #Research Jacqui Murray

Smorgasbord Blog Magazine

A small selection of posts I have enjoyed over the last few days and I hope you will head over to enjoy in full.

The first post is from Pete Springer who shares the background to Olympic gymnast Suni Lee and her Hmong community… also the news in the last day or so of the stepping down from one of the events by the gold winning Simone Biles. This has resulted in the worst example of human nature the vicious trolling of this young athlete.

Suni Lee—Heart of a Champion

Every Olympics, there are human interest stories that capture my attention. I don’t follow women’s gymnastics, but I always enjoy the spirit of competition. One Olympic athlete we may hear more about in the days to come is American gymnast Sunisa “Suni” Lee.

There are many aspects of Suni Lee’s story that I find fascinating. She is the first Hmong…

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About Jennie

I have been teaching preschool for over thirty years. This is my passion. I believe that children have a voice, and that is the catalyst to enhance or even change the learning experience. Emergent curriculum opens young minds. It's the little things that happen in the classroom that are most important and exciting. That's what I write about. I am highlighted in the the new edition of Jim Trelease's bestselling book, "The Read-Aloud Handbook" because of my reading to children. My class has designed quilts that hang as permanent displays at both the National Liberty Museum in Philadelphia, and the Fisher House at the Boston VA Hospital.
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4 Responses to Smorgasbord Blogger Daily – Thursday July 29th 2021 – #Olympics Pete Springer, #Patchwork Jennie Fitzkee, #Research Jacqui Murray

  1. beetleypete says:

    Shared on Twitter, Jennie.
    Best wishes, Pete.

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