Monday, September 21, 2015

The Good. The Random. The Fun. v. 38

The Good:
A great Rosh Hashana in NY. Time with mom, delicious food, wonderful weather and services, and a meal with the family, too.

The Random:
My uncle teases my mom about flying to Oregon all the time because she often has a layover. Over Rosh Hashana, he joked that a wagon train would be faster and I went "the Oregon Trail!" I laughed SO hard when I saw this old game in the teacher's room when school resumed!

The Fun:
We've launched our first math unit. The kiddos are eating up the math centers! So far, the place value centers are all a hit.


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18 thoughts on the matter:

Ohmydearests said... {Reply}

looks like you had a wonderful time! and the food looks too good!

Bekah said... {Reply}

You rock as a math teacher!! I still get the creeps from math, but I think I would enjoy it in your classroom!!

Heather{Our Life In a Click} said... {Reply}

Those math centers look like fun. All of that Rosh Hashana food looked yummy! I'm too old for Oregon Trail but I've heard of it. :)

Nicki said... {Reply}

The celebration looks like it was great fun and having kids gobble up math is a very good thing.

Linda Kay said... {Reply}

My grandson's favorite teacher is his Math teacher. He loves it. Food looks great!

Pride In Photos Beauty said... {Reply}

You have the BEST job in the world my friend! Blessings!!!

Unknown said... {Reply}

Sounds ike a great weekend!!! oh, and the food... made me hungry! And that find about the ORegon trail... hahaha what a coincidence!

Gina Kleinworth said... {Reply}

WOW - Oregon trail - that brings back memories.

Maureen @ Josephina Ballerina said... {Reply}

I, myself, was an original participant on the Oregon Trail. Ok, I just feel like I'm that old some days. LOL! Hey! linked up to GRF today. Yeah, I can't believe it either. Happy day to you and the kidz.
:) m & jb who wants "recess" in the worst way right now!

Unknown said... {Reply}

NOTHING beats a family dinner!

Oh - and the classroom? I made a few sensory bottles & my high schooles are loving them!

Adrienne said... {Reply}

I have visions of taking an 'orgeon trail' trip one of these days....I think it would be so interesting!

Pam said... {Reply}

I remember the Oregon Trail game! Loved the post! Thanks for posting the link up too.

Claire Justine said... {Reply}

Looks like a fun week, yummy food at the top :)

Anonymous said... {Reply}

Oh the food and it sounds you a great time with your family!! What do I see there ... salmon, my favorite!

Linda said... {Reply}

Glad you had a great visit! I am impressed that the students are enjoying math.

Buckeroomama said... {Reply}

I love how math is taught these days. I wish they made it this fun back in the day... :)

packmom said... {Reply}

The food looks amazing. Too funny about the Oregon trail. Perfect find :0) I used to love centers when I was in grade school. Have fun with your class.

Ida said... {Reply}

That's funny about the Oregon Trail game. - Oh and I want some of those cookies in the first mosaic.