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Monday, January 23, 2012

Short and Sweet!

Tonight is a short and sweet post! I just HAD to take a moment to share a hilarious story. =)

Today at school we were reviewing vocabulary words for our test tomorrow. One of our words for the week is "Concentration". I always have a student define the word and then we talk about it. I always like to relate the word to my students' lives. So I asked the question, "When is a time you might need concentration?" I got answers from reading, to taking a test, and even when playing video games. Can anyone guess where one brave student said you might need concentration?... the bathroom! I almost DIED. Kids say the most hilarious stuff. That is one reason I love my job. =)

Did you have any funny student moments at your school today?
I would LOVE to hear them! =)

On another note, I am SUPER excited about the rock unit we are doing this week in my classroom. We are talking about the rock phases and our lessons include making EDIBLE rocks. This is going to be so much fun! I can't wait to share it with you guys and I will make sure to take some pictures.

Do any of you teach your students about rocks? 
What types of activities do you do?

7 comments:

  1. That is so funny!!!! :) Thanks for sharing!!!! I can't wait to hear about your rock unit and your EDIBLE rocks!!!! We are doing rocks and soil right now too!!!!!!!! :) I am using pieces from one of the Teacher Wife's rocks units- from TpT. I am going to post more about what we are doing this week when I'm not so super busy! Have a great night! :-)

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  2. I left you a little something on my blog- come by and check it out. :)

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  3. I just found your blog. I am a new follower.
    Tricia
    Queen with Class

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  4. Hello :) I have tagged you over at my blog, come and check it out (: Kylie !

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  5. I tagged you too! Come on by my blog and check it out! :) Have a great week!!!

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