Way to go, South Carolina! Making us proud... →
katiefischer: Just waiting for our puppy to actually get here! Fact…
Today was not a great day...
I got to teach my first lesson today with my fourth graders and what am I working on? The metric system. I just wanted to teach centimeters and millimeters. I think I succeeded in confusing them more than anything else. My professor says I wait too long for them to answer questions instead of answering them myself, and I need to actually write things on the board instead of having answers...
This is crazy
rosinhabela: My name is Kelly Schomburg, I’m the girl with the red hair in these pictures. I was protesting at the Occupy Wall Street march yesterday when I and several other women were sprayed with mace and subsequently arrested. Many have already seen the video, which has been spreading like wildfire over twitter, Facebook, tumblr, and other video feeds, along with hundreds of other photos...
So my mom’s friend has a bulldog she is trying to find a home for because she doesn’t have the time to take care of it. We would very much like a bulldog, but on top of our concern that we’ll wind up with way too many dogs when my mom comes to visit, I keep reading about all of these health problems that bulldogs have. Does anyone out there have a bulldog? How bad are these...
Sports Teams in NE
Student: So what Hockey team DO you like? The Bruins?
Me: Well, I like them, but that's not who I follow. I'll give you a hint. I used to live in CT
Student: The Devils?
Me: Nope, they're from NJ
Student: The Flyers?
Student: The Penguins?
Me: Remember, I lived in CT
Student: I have no Idea.
Me: The New York Rangers
Student: Really? That's not close to CT!
Umm... the correct answer should be the Whalers.
This is terrifying... →
It doesn’t matter how much we talk about needing to improve our retention of students in math and science if some of our most important public figures don’t model the need for scientific literacy.
Munchkin and Trivia! Looks like we might have a very small Munchkin game (so far there are 3 people playing), but it’s a good group. Then trivia… And Buffalo Chicken Strips… I love Thursdays…