I use Jolly ranchers, too. Especially if I need their mouths to be silent.
From: Litesal <Litesal>
To: artsednet <artsednet.edu>
Date: Saturday, November 14, 1998 9:52 PM
Subject: Re: Essential Teacher Tool Kit?
>I meant to send this to the whole list, but only sent it to Alix, so, here
>it is! Oh, chocolate came to my mind immediately. I recommend Hershey's
>nuggets with toffee and almonds.
>>Dear Alix and All,
>>I'd like to add to Alix's school essentials list.
>>Certificates (for any job well done)
>>Shaeffer Calligraphy pen, with cartridges
>>Birthday present trinkets ( I teach el.)
>>Nice pen, perhaps purple (makes all that boring paperwork more fun)
>>Highlighters, lots of colors (I get bored easily)
>>Toothbrush, paste, and floss
>>Music, I must have it! (My favorite is rock and alternative, but I play it
>> during my overtime hours, not during class)
>>Essential oils (covers that sometimes yucky school smell)
>>My own artwork
>>Ahhhhh, it's practically my house.