Maya Angelou - Believe them the first time, when they show you who they are... Which is essentially why I tolerate all the stupid things Justin, Dalllas Brad say and do. You've showed me who you are, and no matter how much of a jerk you can be. I trust you three. Likewise, those who've betrayed me... you showed me who you were before, I just refused to believe it. I'm too nice.
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What a great way to get children using the language of attributes ... long, prickly, bumpy, smooth, etc.
"As part of their homework Thurday night my students had to fill out this little mini questionnaire form. It has their name, age, favorite color and five things they love. I took their pictures and made it into our first class book this weekend." LOVE this and will make our first class book with this. It's a great way for me to get to know my students better.