Friday, March 23, 2018

{solsc} 23/31 #sol18 . Silly Subbing Snippet


There's always a little silliness at the beginning of class when I sub in my own high school. This is one of those silly little moments, but it made me laugh out loud. D is one of my former speech kids. He's loud, silly and likes to procrastinate working in class.  M is the sister of a favorite student., but I don't know her well yet. They've been chatting and giggling in their table group for about ten minutes. Over Clemintines :)

D: Can I go to my locker?

Me: No. Because you haven't done squat yet.

M: D. Do a squat!

D: Huh?

M: She said you hadn't done squat. Do a squat. Do 2!

D does a squat. Looks at me while I am laughing.

D: Well?

Me: Go!  (How could I say no?)

8 comments:

  1. That's pretty funny! Although, I think if I had to deal with D on a daily basis, I might not find it quite so amusing. Good job keeping your sense of humor! I'm sure the kids love it when you sub. :)

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  2. Funny story, but you missed the opportunity to wear D down w/ squats. :-)

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  3. Now that's using language to one's benefit.

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  4. A sense of humor is essential for teachers. And I love that you were able to go with the flow in this interaction. Happy subbing! I know they're glad you're there.

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  5. Of course you had to say yes! I love this humorous moment and the joy you are clearly bringing with you everywhere you go!

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  6. That is funny! How could you say no!

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  7. Deb,

    Cool slice. Thanks for the smile.

    Kids! I think they knew you have sense of humor AND you are fair so they took a chance & it was win all around. :)

    Purviben
    @TrivediZiemba

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  8. A sense of humor is vital with all kids. If you always have that ticket into your subbing supplies you’ll have it made! Love the exchange!

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