"Mr. XXXXXX, I've had a crazy-ass day."
"Mr. XXXXX, is Obama the elephant or the donkey?"
: Last week we were reviewing our counting of
: 16th notes and I had a student ask "Are
: you saying one potato?"
: I decided to run with it. While the rest of
: the class would say 1 ta te ta, 2 ta te ta
: etc. I would look at the student and say,
: "Or in your case, 1 potato 2
: potato." The kid blushed and smiled and
: the rest of the students had a good laugh.
: Today, when the students came to class the
: kid handed me a potato. These are the times
: I truly love teaching beginners!!