I made a fine Odysseus today, and my colleague next door, the one all the students think I'm having an affair with, made a fine Calypso. There were chains and whips involved. I felt like a star as we walked through the 9th grade lunch period, she dragging me with a chain and whipping me. Teaching is so fun.
It was a pretty tiring day, though. It's hard to get the kids in line when you're wearing a toga.
The whole English department dressed up - sirens, Antinous, Charibdis, Scylla, Polyphemus. It was a lot of fun. The first kid to match all the parts got a $50 gift certificate.
Teaching is pretty fun.
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