RE: Bullet proof Pencil =
10:41 AM 3/5/97
I am not sure this is a logical solution for 7th grade students, but =
having had the same problem I have begun sharpening colored pencils with =
an exacto knife. BUT I TEACH only grades 10-12! I demonstrate the =
correct procedure, and most kids pick it up pretty fast & can do it safely =
and efficiently with little guidance. It saves not only the pencil =
sharpener, but the pencils last longer as well.