Happy Sunday with a Monday holiday!
It just sort of changes the feeling of Sunday when you get the next day off, don’t ya think? Instead of thinking about what I’m going to wear or pack for a lunch or procrastinating on all of the stuff in my school bag and the bottom of my cart, I’m thinking about . . . hmmm . . . well, nothing at all.
Okay, that’s not entirely true because I am the type of person who can’t turn her brain off. It’s really quite annoying.
So, as someone who can’t turn her brain off, I’m going to tell you a little story.
Once upon a time when I was very young and just starting out, I bought a bunch of math manipulatives for my classroom.
Cubes, pattern blocks, counters, tens and ones, you know . . . all good stuff for learning math.
And I also bought these: