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Laws of Gravity · 11h ago

300 Words

I was covering for a special ed. teacher, co-teaching several periods. 4th period I was in an 8th grade English class. The regular ed. teacher was there, and she ran the lesson as normal.One...
Laws of Gravity · 1d ago

Old Age Debate

It was one of those days when the kiddos had work, and I could just sit back and watch them work. One boy decided to sit next to me to converse.He touched on various topics. I contributed wh...
Laws of Gravity · 2d ago

God School

At the heart of much speculative fiction (and fiction in general) is a question. What if? On Tuesdays I like to throw one out there and see what you make of it. Do with it as you please...
Laws of Gravity · 3d ago

Kitty Ears

I have hit the part of the year where I have no outstanding projects, so I'm working through my backlog of odd ideas...A few years ago, I bought some plastic headbands with foam. (Click on t...
Laws of Gravity · 6d ago

Choosing the Late

Friday. It was almost 5th period. 10th grade world history.It had been an easy day thus far. The classes had worked silently without my having to ask. As the class filtered in, one of the bo...
Laws of Gravity · 1w ago

Early Dismissal?

I have a couple classroom pet peeves. One of my big ones is students trying to slip out of class a minute or so early.Occasionally students may legitimately need to leave early. Special ed s...
Laws of Gravity · 1W ago

A Visiting Cricket

Insects and spiders don't freak me out. (They may gross me out, though.) This can be useful in the classroom.I finally made it back to the continuation high school. It's been a while. This d...
Laws of Gravity · 1W ago

Ghostly Visitation

At the heart of much speculative fiction (and fiction in general) is a question. What if? On Tuesdays I like to throw one out there and see what you make of it. Do with it as you please...
Laws of Gravity · 1W ago

For Pretty, Part 2

Five months.Remember this? (If not, click on the picture and it'll take you to the relevant blog post.)Water bottle cover from For PrettyIt was a lacy thing I knit to cover my water bottle b...
Laws of Gravity · 1W ago

Rainy Day Games

Friday. 6th period. The tennis team.They were supposed to have practice, but it had been wet all day (not raining hard enough to need an umbrella, but constant enough that everything was soa...