I actually did this lesson on the first day of school in conjunction with teaching my classroom rules/expectations. I was afraid that my jr high kids would think it was stupid- but they liked it and I actually had kids with tears in their eyes because of this lesson. Already seen a change in attitudes
Just a Teacher poem. As someone who grew up with an incredibly dedicated teacher for a mother, anyone who says how easy teachers have it is bound to get an earful from me...and not as politely as it's said in this poem!