So last week was pretty awesome. I found out how ridiculously short I am when another teacher came to look for me, and the class stood up, and then she couldn’t find me…”is miss ___ here?” My classes ended well, that professor guy got back to me and said he really was interested in helping me with resources and potential research. My classes have went reasonably well, and my kids seemed mildly interested in math.
The weekend was great. I went to Stockholm to see my friend =) That was fun. We didn’t do much, just kinda hung around and chilled out =)
This week however, has not been so great in class. While some of my kids are alright, some of them completely derailed at the thought of “just see if you understand when I do it, you’re not going to have to do it yet, so it’s ok if you don’t know how yet because we’re going to practice later…” That and the news about my co-mentor has caused for a bit of stress, although to be honest, not much has changed. I started the year without him helping me, and now it’s just official that he won’t be able to because of his illness.
It’s also back to school night, meet the parents, and school photos. Well school photos for my class were today. Continue reading