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For One More Day

For One More Day

Class: English 10 Grade: High School Subject: English School/Institution: Sharon Springs Central School Sharon Springs, NY Each year my tenth graders read For One More Day first, and then I usually end the year with The Five People You Meet in Heaven. This year, I had...
For One More Day

thank you

Dear Mitch, Thank you for sharing your friendship, your relationship, with Morrie. I have often described this book to others by comparing it to a roller coaster, because the first time  I read it I felt as if I was laughing one moment, then crying the next. I so...
For One More Day

Thank you

Thank you for recognizing educators across this great country. I have taught hundreds  first graders over the course of 28 years as a public school teacher. It has been an honor and priviledge to teach all of these children to love reading and become, hopefully,...
For One More Day

First Time Teaching

Finished reading “The Five People You Meet in Heaven” last week. Been teaching 32 years but have never taught this book. Asked the kids if I should keep it as part of the curriculum for future.  Resounding YES from the class. Mr. Albom…if you are...
For One More Day

If you have the time…

Dear Mr. Albom, After three classes discussing The Time Keeper with my eighth grade English students this week, I am more convinced than ever of the truth of its themes.  I am a 37-year-old English teacher at Girls Preparatory School in Chattanooga, Tennessee, but...
For One More Day

Wednesdays with Grandma

Dear Mitch, The students in my advance 7th grade English class read Tuesday’s with Morrie over the summer. Although it has taken awhile for me to set guidelines for their project, they have been sent forth to discover about their own lives by meeting with a...
For One More Day

A Perfect Ending

Mitch- I must share my wonderful end of the year Mitch Albom story.  My friends and family are sick of listening to me, so it’s your turn! I teach an English class for juniors and seniors who are enrolled in a technology school where they are studying a program...

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