In a message dated 10/04/2004 5:25:54 PM Central Daylight Time,
> 4. Crowd control is essential however! I found that the students were
> really wanting to get their hands on those cool art supplies and their ticket of
> admission was their total attention for the first five minutes of class
Thank you Kathy & Judy for taking your time to help. I'm really not going to
get much of anywhere until I get the crowd control down though. I come home
physically and emotionally drained. There are enough kids that just plain
don't care what you do or what the consequences are to keep the room in constant
commotion. I can speak directly to them and they will point blank ignore me.
I am walking non stop as I have to be there to stop fights by my physical
presence. Unfortunately, those that want to learn are receiving little
I'm frustrated today if you can't tell. My whole body hurts and I haven't
had time to eat all day.