ProTeacher Community - Search Results




Home Join Now Search My Favorites
Help


Members have more search options! Sign Up Free!

Search Results


Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Posts Made By: Tiamat
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-21-2021, 03:23 AM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By Tiamat
I love Are You Being Served. I watched it as a...

I love Are You Being Served. I watched it as a child and teen with my parents and, on rewatching it as an adult, was stunned that they let me watch!

Also, my husband, when we first met in the late...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-20-2021, 10:30 PM
Replies: 31
 
Posted By Tiamat
American indigenous names often trip me up. But...

American indigenous names often trip me up. But we have our share too -

Goonoo Goonoo - pronounced gunna guhnoo.

Tharbogang - tar BO gan.

Gulargambone - actually phonetic.

And many...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-20-2021, 03:04 AM
Replies: 17
 
Posted By Tiamat
My childhood dentist was a butcher. I stopped...

My childhood dentist was a butcher. I stopped seeing him at fifteen years old and, at 61, am still dealing with the consequences of his incompetence. I have panic attacks at the thought of the...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-20-2021, 02:49 AM
Replies: 31
 
Posted By Tiamat
1. I say loo-ee-vill but I know thatís not what a...

1. I say loo-ee-vill but I know thatís not what a native would say.

2. No. Five letters, phonetic, impossible to get wrong. However, we have a town not too far away (close enough for a shopping...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-16-2021, 01:37 PM
Replies: 43
 
Posted By Tiamat
The one time I tried American-style ketchup it...

The one time I tried American-style ketchup it was gag-inducingly sweet. Australian-style tomato sauce (which is not a pasta sauce) is quite tart. I find American-style bread (as used in Subway)...
Board: The VENT 01-16-2021, 01:06 PM
Replies: 19
 
Posted By Tiamat
Yep. Greyhound girl is right on the money. Say...

Yep. Greyhound girl is right on the money. Say thankyou because you are a well brought up person, but don't engage with the nonsense otherwise. Don't share your stuff as it is obvious she doesn't...
Board: The VENT 01-12-2021, 03:26 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By Tiamat
YOU are not failing half your class. Half your...

YOU are not failing half your class. Half your class is failing, but it really doesn't sound like it's on you.

I assume you've spoken to your supervisor or principal? Have attempts been made to...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-11-2021, 11:16 PM
Replies: 11
 
Posted By Tiamat
Donít drop your price after only a week. Itís...

Donít drop your price after only a week. Itís attracting attention - wait and see.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-11-2021, 01:01 PM
Replies: 19
 
Posted By Tiamat
Thanks everyone, especially the positive stories....

Thanks everyone, especially the positive stories. I know Iíll get there, but right now is hard. Last night, at midnight, when I posted, was the pits.

Ice is unfortunately out of the question - I...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-11-2021, 01:04 AM
Replies: 19
 
Posted By Tiamat
Knee replacement

I had total knee replacement on my left knee a week before Christmas. Right now, I'm kinda regretting it. The only "pain relief" I've been offered is either Panadol (I think it's Tylenol in the...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-10-2021, 11:57 AM
Replies: 19
 
Posted By Tiamat
I wouldnít touch it, but Iím neurotic about milk.

I wouldnít touch it, but Iím neurotic about milk.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-09-2021, 01:34 PM
Replies: 26
 
Posted By Tiamat
Cray-on. Australian accent.

Cray-on. Australian accent.
Board: BusyBoard 01-05-2021, 09:13 PM
Replies: 33
 
Posted By Tiamat
Yay! That sounds great.

Yay! That sounds great.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-05-2021, 09:04 PM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By Tiamat
Our 8lb cat gets in the middle and stretches out...

Our 8lb cat gets in the middle and stretches out sideways so both my husband and I are clinging to the edge by our toenails. The cat does not care.r
Board: Teachers' Lounge 12-17-2020, 02:21 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Tiamat
Well, thatís how Iíve always thought it was. The...

Well, thatís how Iíve always thought it was. The bow tie idea is a completely new concept as of this evening.
Board: The VENT 12-09-2020, 10:53 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Tiamat
You have my deepest sympathy. We only did six...

You have my deepest sympathy. We only did six weeks remote and I really struggled with it.

However, to make things worse, we have four days of school left this year. And we still donít have...
Board: The VENT 12-05-2020, 09:41 PM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By Tiamat
Board: The VENT 11-20-2020, 01:02 PM
Replies: 15
 
Posted By Tiamat
I really struggled with it, to the point I was...

I really struggled with it, to the point I was considering taking a long leave and giving up trying to teach. Then we were sent back to school. I'm still not sure it was a wise decision state wide,...
Board: The VENT 11-14-2020, 12:40 PM
Replies: 20
 
Posted By Tiamat
I'd stay right out of it. It's between her and...

I'd stay right out of it. It's between her and the families, and it would be very unprofessional for you to get yourself involved in any way.
Board: The VENT 11-12-2020, 12:11 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Tiamat
No guilt whatever. Take care of what needs to be...

No guilt whatever. Take care of what needs to be done and, with that much time, why not?
Board: BusyBoard 10-31-2020, 02:30 AM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By Tiamat
Reading Eggs is good. Itís An Australian program,...

Reading Eggs is good. Itís An Australian program, But I have friends in the US using it, so itís available there. My class loves it.
Board: The VENT 10-21-2020, 11:15 PM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By Tiamat
We were only remote for six weeks, and in that...

We were only remote for six weeks, and in that time I got a lot of work handed in in mumís handwriting (or at least definitely not the 6 year old). One girl raced so far ahead in our reading program...
Board: The VENT 10-16-2020, 12:20 PM
Replies: 16
 
Posted By Tiamat
Document the conversation in detail while itís...

Document the conversation in detail while itís still fresh and report it. If your principal wonít take it seriously, go higher.
Board: The VENT 10-15-2020, 12:24 PM
Replies: 14
 
Posted By Tiamat
School rule is that long hair has to be tied back...

School rule is that long hair has to be tied back and not in the face. Done.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-10-2020, 02:05 AM
Replies: 34
 
Posted By Tiamat
1. Waratah 2. Iíve had seven cars in my life....

1. Waratah
2. Iíve had seven cars in my life. First was a 1971 Mini Cooper.
3. Yes. I love her.
4. Planning some genealogy.



Sign Up Now

Sign Up FREE | ProTeacher Help | BusyBoard

All times are GMT -8. The time now is 01:08 PM.

Copyright © 2019 ProTeacher®
For individual use only. Do not copy, reproduce or transmit.
source: www.proteacher.net