October 06, 2006

Reason #440 for Loving My Job:

We're doing this 3-day roller coater lab where the kids build coasters out of foam insulation and use a marble as the car; later, we calculate the acceleration and momentum of the marble at various points along the track.





Today at the end of the day, I discovered this sign taped to my wall:


8 comments:

Monkey said...

Dammit. I'm too big to ride The Loopster.

Anonymous said...

I qualify!
Let's party!

miss kendra said...

your students are quite clever.

(i think my nipple ring could ride the loopster. is that allowed?)

JaG said...

Teaching is The Best.

jiggs said...

coasters are cool

suze said...

What a fantastic post. I wish my teacher had made science that interesting to me. Well done. I bet you're a star amongst your students.

jamwall said...

god i wish you were my teacher..

FRITZ said...

Now, THAT'S a breath of fresh air. Pre-teens have senses of humor. Relief