[Random] Oatmeal, Part Deux

On one hand I am sad I didn’t reach my goal of twenty posts by the end of the school year.  For that I apologize.  For those of you that know me, you know I have suffered an unreasonable and unnecessary amount of guilt over this. On the other, much sweeter and exciting hand, TOMORROW IS THE…

[Student Story] Deceiver, Dissembler

Long ago, in the olden days of yore, in January, I posted about a liar-pants issue in my classroom (here and here).  Yesterday the same events started to unfold and ended a little differently.  I thought you might be interested as you dither on and on about if she learned her lesson or not…* Phone-Borrower…

[Classroom Management] Campfire

I’ve mentioned before that I use the television show NCIS for inspiration–especially my name and my classroom rules (current list here). One time I mentioned “calling a campfire,” but I didn’t really explain it.  I will ‘splain.  There is too much, I will sum up… There is a character on NCIS named Dinozzo. At one…