Posts Tagged ‘Tests’

But That Might Be Bit Of An Advanced Concept For Third Grade

October 2, 2019

One of the third grade goals for my son this year is to get him more comfortable with timed tests.  Naturally, he wanted to know why this was a goal.

“Lots of things in life are like timed tests, so it’s important to be able to work with time limits,” I told him, then I paused before adding, “In fact, some people would argue that life itself is a timed test.”

Today I Passed, Tomorrow Is Yet Unwritten

May 8, 2015

One of the biggest tests of maturity is not giving into the temptation to believe the lie that you were about to draw a line in the sand over “general principles,” when the truth of the matter is you were about to act like a jerk just because you were feeling peevish.