First week of school

It’s the first week back at school, and school officials have already canceled classes.  8th period yesterday was canceled and all classes are canceled tomorrow.  In the words of my team leader, “It sure does feel like we’re back to school now that classes are inexplicable canceled.”

I have a bunch of new students and here are the most memorable names this semester:

You never know who could use a pick-me-up

I used a writing activity in class last week.  Each student wrote their name on the top of the paper, and then passed it to the next person.  Each person had to write a compliment about every person in the class.  Today, I gave out class evaluations.  In answer to the Which class activities or assignments did you find most helpful? question, here’s what one person said: Continue reading