Swatting to Succeed

Normal teacher tools: pencil top erasers, 3-hole punches, Ticonderoga pencils, and Excedrin migraine. Innovative teacher tools: fly swatters! Seriously. I use fly swatters in my class all the time. Not …

What’s In Your Wallet?

Things adults put in wallets: driver’s license with a weight 15 pounds lighter than reality, a debit card that you have forgotten the PIN number to due to the creation …

Week 8 of Awesome

Monday  Coming back from the weekend can be a difficult transition for children. (And adults) They are either wired because they have consumed liquid sugar in the form of caffeinated …

Week 5 of Awesome

   Monday Giving students candy is a classic motivation tool. It is kinda amazing what kids will do just to get a piece of sugar. The reality is this though, …