Thursday, February 2, 2012

Too Much...

Does everyone agree that planning for a sub is just soo much work?
Yesterday, I was feeling horrible {headache, body aches, and sore throat}. I couldn't wait until 3 o'clock. My school gets out at 2 but I teach After The Bell, where I have 15 kids and I pull small reading groups or review math skills so I had to stay until 3.
3 o'clock came around, I picked up Aly from pre-school and we headed straight home. I went to the bank to get a money order and it turns out that they don't give money orders there but they have cashier's checks... but it would cost me $10.00!!! Whaaaat??? No thank you! I was kinda mad that I seriously wanted to close all my accounts!!! I just walked out and drove my sick body to the nearest Fry's!
Finally, we got home and I crashed on the couch for 2 hours! I made some dinner, we ate, and watched a little T.V. and by 8:30 we were in bed!
I woke up at 5:30 this morning feeling a teensy bit better! So I went to school. I just didn't want to call out on such short notice and not have everything set up for a substitute {I don't even know if I would have gotten one on such short notice!}
Long story short, I felt horrible the entire day! I came home right after school today and took a nap, the Mr. picked up Aly from school and I got to rest.
I'm feeling a bit better but have such a horrible headache!

Anyways, I have two funnies today:
     1. While we are sitting on the carpet...
Student: "Mrs. Matadamas, your shoes are dirty. You need to wash them."
Me: "Thanks honey but I don't wash shoes!" I don't!
Student: "Ooh, I have an idea! How about Mr. Matadamas? He can wash them!"
Me: "That is a great idea!" My kids know what's up! I was cracking up!
    2. While we were walking to specials, we saw a 2nd grade teacher that's pregnant...
Same student: "I can't wait until you have a baby" while rubbing his belly HAHA
seriously?? Are they talking to the Mr. because that's what he's thinking too!! I could not stop laughing!
My kiddos are just TOO much sometimes!

We did a few groundhog activities today but I didn't take pictures because I wasn't feeling well :(

That's all for today... hopefully I will be better so I can start taking more pictures and blogging more! :)

18 comments:

  1. I agree...planning for a sub is such a huge job. And then I feel guilty all day for being gone! I hope you feel better quickly!

    Laurie
    Chickadee Jubilee

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  2. Feel better love! I left work early on Tuesday, couldn't do it anymore! And then dragged myself in yesterday. Everyone asked why I came in! Haha! Because I don't want to write sub plans!! TGIF!

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    1. Ha exactly!!! I don't want to write sub plans!

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  3. It's more work to be gone for sure. Take care.
    Tammy
    Forever in First

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  4. Hope you feel better soon. It's so hard to plan for a sub. I usually just go to school sick too.

    Jodi
    fun-in-first.blogspot.com

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    1. Haha yeah and no one really understands why! My best friend said, "I thought you already planned for the week" haha she just doesn't understand lol

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  5. Hope you feel better soon...it is the weekend almost!!! =)
    Jennifer
    First Grade Blue Skies

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    1. That's all I was looking forward too!!! Yay

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  6. I totally agree with you! I caved and finally got a sub just to go to the doctors. Hope you are feeling better.
    Jessica

    Apples and Papers

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    1. I am!! I hardly even go to the Dr... not good, I know but blah!!!
      I hope you are better too!!

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  7. Hey there Mrs. M! Fellow Sun Devil just saying hello! So glad I found your blog! Feel better soon =)

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    1. Woop Woop!! ASU all the way!! :) Thank you!

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  8. 1) Feel better soon
    2) You kiddos are funny ~ I love reading stories from the kids
    3) Cute blog!
    4) Planning for a sub is horrible and then coming back after isn't very fun either...seeing what was and was not done!


    Randi @ Teach It With Class
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    1. Ha!! I totally agree with #4! I once had a sub last year that was soooo messy!! He left a huge mess!! Like glue, paper, scraps... EVERYWHERE! I was not happy!!!

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  9. Hope you feel better soon! Planning for a sub is the worst!
    -Megan

    First Grade Magic

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