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Saturday, September 12, 2009

Tailgatin' Fun

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Each Friday I play "Football Friday" with my classes. It's a game entirely of my own creation in which I give them a list of 9 of the college games for that week and they try to predict who will win each game.

I know - - - SHOCKER that I'd make up a football game.

My Anatomy class, who are all seniors, decided they wanted to have a tailgate party for Football Friday.

Of course it was my tailgate and my lawn chairs that we used.

Everyone helped bring the food - - - and we had quite a spread with nachos, hot dogs, chips & dip, brownies and cupcakes.

They consented to a "posed" picture, and then - - -

A wild and crazy one.

One of these girls tried to hide from my camera, but I got her anyway.

It was a fun "first" in my teaching career.

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19 comments:

TRICIA @boutellefamilyzoo said...

What fun! I don't think that I had any teachers in H.S. that were fun and cool enough to allow us that kind of fun. No wonder your "kids" love you!

XO*Tricia

Kirby3131 said...

All I can think about it that you have only 10 kids in your class! Can that be true or were more kids than just that one hiding from the camera.

I think you should have football Friday on your blog as well! :) I'd love to know what teams are playing, and I love guessing games when I have a 50% chance of being right.

Kristin - The Goat

xinex said...

Oh Keethe, I can imagine you to be a very fun teacher! Yur kids must really love you. The girl at the Big House holding the sign was not my granddaughter cause we were seated a little higher. We did have fun. I will post my latest U of M trip next Sat...Christine

Just Breathe said...

Looks like allot of fun. What a great teacher you are.

Amy said...

You are a rockin' teacher!! I go to our local high school football games, and understand most of it, but am not a lover of football like you! Now softball, that's a different story! FYI, my hubs and Drew are at the VA Tech and Marshall game today! They love football:~)

Shannon said...

How fun! What a game U of W had today!

kyooty said...

Cue the voice of the parent from the kid that never goes to class, "why are you serving the kids junk food, those dont' follow the schools healthy meals program" oh wait sorry that just happens at my kids school!:)

Lynn said...

Your students look sweet and wholesome! And only ten?
No wonder you went back to work!

Connie N. said...

I'm sure I would have enjoyed science a whole lot more if you had been my teacher! Your students are lucky to have you for a teacher. You make learning fun!

Cindy said...

Oh, fun times! To be young againg. And, tomorrow night Packers and Bears! Go Pack! WOOOOOO!

M.L. @ The House of Whimsy said...

Awesome! You must be the funnest teacher EVER!!! I'm very impressed. Glad you had a great time. : )
M.L.

Lori R. said...

If I had fun teachers like you in school, I might have not ducked out of Anatomy. I might have enjoyed Science in general. As it was I kinda ditched the class and found other things to do in the library...

Leigh of Bloggeritaville said...

Those kids are so lucky to be in your class. I wish I had had you for a teacher. You make learning fun!

jennifer said...

It sounds like you are REALLY good at what you do. What a great looking bunch of folks.

Martin LaBar said...

You can learn a lot of anatomy from hot dogs.

nancygrayce said...

I'll bet you are their favorite teacher! That little hot dog machine is great!

Anonymous said...

it was the best anatomy day ever! and im not even in anatomy!
-charlene

Dawn said...

Looks like you had fun! You are so nice!

Julie said...

What a FUN teacher you are! I bet your students LOVED it!