Fridays are not the beginning of the weekend for me.
I had my first junior high class tonight with five 12-year-old girls, and it was heaven. They were so quiet and smart, and they even talked in class when I wanted them to. I have another one tomorrow morning from 10-12, and then tutoring from 1:30-3:30. I’m not thrilled to have to wake up at 8am on a Saturday morning, but the dough sure is nice.
Yesterday, Riley asked me, “Teacher, why do you live in Tennessee? Why don’t you live in New York or California or Nevada or Colorado?” How can he judge Tennessee? He’s 7 years old!
Fun Fact: You’re supposed to save all your receipts here, no matter where you get it. The reason is that every two months, they will release a lottery number, and if your receipt number matches then you win! And even Jen & I, the foreigners, are allowed to win too!