The Doppelganger in Me

So last Thursday, February 23, 2017, I was already on my way back to the faculty room from my first period class when I came across Mrs. R, a Grade 5 colleague. She just came from the faculty room and she herself was now going to her classes during that second period. We even made … Continue reading The Doppelganger in Me


Of Shoes and Values

I usually do random checking of my student's uniform after flag ceremony, but last week, my students got a surprise when I told them to show their black leather school shoes to their classmates. I asked them if they were satisfied with the cleanliness and shine of their classmates' shoes, to which I heard a … Continue reading Of Shoes and Values

An Open Request to the Parents of My Students

A few years ago, the following question was asked by one of my¬†10-year-old Grade 5 students during our discussion of the human reproductive system: "Sir, if the sperm cells come from the male, and the egg comes from the female, and fertilization takes place inside the female's reproductive system... so... um... ehh.. how do the … Continue reading An Open Request to the Parents of My Students

Oreo Balls, anyone??!!

And finally, I got to taste Soki's scrumptious Oreo balls!!! A co-teacher of mine, Soki, started making Oreo balls as just a home hobby, and later on she figured out, why not sell them as well? She has been accepting orders by batches, mostly from us, her co-teachers, and finally, just yesterday, I finally got … Continue reading Oreo Balls, anyone??!!