RSS

Day one

07 Sep

Well, ok, so I was kind of expecting today to be hard, to be tough in many ways. I know I’m going to miss my last class – that’s for sure, and I had that sense of apathy that comes from a long summer break. I also had to teach… all day! I mean, that’s craziness!

 Having said all that, we had a good day today: no moans, a few smiles, my classroom is still tidy, I’ve had several cups of tea, far more shortbread than I should have had (thanks Belinda) and a decent afternoon. We looked at the blogs and the school email system. The children enjoyed sending mails to their friend next to them and delighting in the little ‘ping’ as it appeared on their screen (much the same way we do!)

 This has to be the highlight of my day however, an email, replied to from a girl in my class – I shall not mention names, as ever. But it made me smile:

 hi mr waldram

i had the best day at school

 i am so glad you are my teacher

 Wow! Suddenly the day is not quite as bad as I expected. Cool beans 😉

 

Advertisements
 
Leave a comment

Posted by on September 7, 2011 in Thoughts & Musings

 

Tags: , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

 
%d bloggers like this: