Category Archives: School Teaching Stuff

The Best Tantrum Ever

Today in one of my younger music classes, I witnessed what can only be classified as the best tantrum ever. If they gave awards for tantrums, this guy would have no competition. It went something like this. **Before reading further, … Continue reading

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Between Classes Today…

…I was walking to get a sandwich, and I saw this little girl (see photo on left) crossing Palos Verdes Drive (a very busy road, for those who aren’t from around here). She had just run down the hill from … Continue reading

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A Successful Day at the Office

Today at my choir rehearsal for 3rd – 5th graders, a little 3rd-grade girl came into the room crying. I’m not sure what it was about. Having known this little girl for a few years, my guess is that it … Continue reading

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Vital Shipment Arrived Today

Today I received a box containing three dozen reindeer antlers. I’m not going to attempt to explain the importance of this shipment. Let’s just say these bad boys are vital to the fulfillment of my work responsibilities.

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The Insanity Stops Tomorrow

Albert Einstein defined “insanity” as “doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” Today was an insane afternoon, thanks once again to the __th grade class at my school. I continued the insanity by continuing to employ methods … Continue reading

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Just In Case Anyone Needs Any Boomwhackers…

I found a good place… Boomwhackers and More.com Their slogan is “Everything Boomwhacker.” Just in case you happen to need anything in the boomwhacker category. I’m posting this for two reasons: 1.  I’m just here to help with any and … Continue reading

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The Good, Bad & Ugly @ School

The following happened at school today: (Keep in  mind I spent the weekend flying back and forth to Oklahoma, and was a little jetlagged all day). The Good – In 1st grade, I was getting the class ready to start … Continue reading

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