It amuses me to imagine that the students who are always asking to clean-up are the ones with the messiest rooms at home. I picture their moms being shocked to find out that they like to wash brushes and trays and wipe down the tables and floors.
An encounter with a 6th grade girl…
Ms. ATHG, have you ever killed anyone?
No. I have not.
Oh, that’s a good choice.
OH in the 6th Grade Hallway…
Student #1: I need art today.
Student #2: I need art today too.
(It should be noted that we’re in the midst of SOL testing right now. For those of you who don’t know, SOL stands for Standards of Learning, NOT the other SOL, although I’m sure that version may apply in certain circumstances.)
Four more weeks of school. ‘Nuff said.