today I saw a preteen girl pick up Mean Girls at Target and ask her friend what it was. She didn’t even know. She said it sounded dumb. The people are forgetting. The world is changed. I feel it in the water. I feel it in the earth. I smell it in the air. Much that once was is lost, for none now live who remember it.
Anonymous asked: God you are just so fabulous and intelligent and thoughtful. Once I have children I'm going to move to Minnesota and deal with the arctic tundra just so you can teach my kids.
thank you!! this is the sweetest thing ever :) i love teaching reading and math and everything, but i think ~life lesson teaching is my favorite part
like yesterday we found a ladybug in our classroom and one of my students wanted to squish it and another boy ran up and was like “NO leave it alone, remember what Miss Becky says? we are bigger than it and it’s a living thing, too” and the first boy was like “oh right! hands are for helping, not hurting”
and i just stood there like