Summer Reading

summer reading

Summer reading helps students…if they actually do it.


Just Give Up

extra help

At some point, students should accept that they are going to fail.

Don’t you hate it when they won’t give up? Just accept that you have a seven percent.

No amount of extra help or extra credit is going to help two weeks before the end of the semester.

Captive Audience

read aloud (Click to enlarge)

I thought I found the solution to the problem of students not doing their reading homework. I soon saw the drawbacks to this solution.


That’ll Show Them!

that will show him

Ah, teenage logic! Even if it were true that a teacher hated them and picked on them, wouldn’t that be a good reason to do your homework, and try really hard? After all, it might work!