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Re: worms


From: Carolyn Roberts (croberts18_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Sun Mar 14 2004 - 07:05:44 PST

Painting with worms...
I told my high school students about this...and the guys told me they'd been
doing this in boy scouts for years!
Carolyn Roberts

> I thought I would be be less annoyed with this topic this morning, but I
> not. In the past I have mentioned these kind of comments as being
> prohibitive to people posting. I feel attacked - my lesson had nothing to
> with using worms as paintbrushes. I saw this lesson in at least 5
> environmental education books. The idea was to watch the worms wiggle and
> create lines. None of my worms are harmed. I teach in a school that
> on enviromental studies - so telling me that I need to teach the value of
> living creature is like a slap in the face. Yes, I am angry. If you really
> feel this way I suggest that you write to the publishers of those books
> let them know, because I will no longer respond. I am finished with this
> list.
> Michal