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Let’s start the day by laughing! Courtesy of Grass Valley Gary.

Teacher: Maria, go to the map and find North America.

Maria: Here it is.



Teacher: Correct. Now class, who discovered America?

Class: Maria.




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Teacher: Why are you late, Frank?

Frank: Because of the sign.

Teacher: What sign?

Frank: The one that says, “School Ahead, Go Slow.”

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Teacher: John, why are you doing your math multiplication on the floor?

John: You told me to do it without using tables.

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Teacher: Glenn, how do you spell “crocodile?”

Glenn: K-R-O-K-O-D-I-A-L

Teacher: No, that’s wrong

Glenn: Maybe it is wrong, but you asked me how I spell it.

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Teacher: Donald, what is the chemical formula for water?

Donald: H I J K L M N O.

Teacher: What are you talking about?

Donald: Yesterday, you said it’s H to O.

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Teacher: Winnie, name one important thing we have today that we didn’t have 10 years ago.

Winnie: Me!

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Teacher: Wyatt, why do you always get so dirty?

Wyatt: Well, I’m a lot closer to the ground than you are.

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Teacher: Millie, give me a sentence starting with “I.”

Millie: I is …

Teacher: (interrupting) No, Millie … Always say, “I am.”

Millie: All right … I am the ninth letter of the alphabet.”

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Teacher: George Washington not only chopped down his father’s cherry tree, but also admitted it. Now, Louie, do you know why his father didn’t punish him?

Louis: Because George still had the ax in his hand.

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Teacher: Now, Simon, tell me frankly, do you say prayers before eating?

Simon: No, sir. I don’t have to. My mom is a good cook.

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Teacher: Clyde, your composition on “My Dog” is exactly the same as your brother’s. Did you copy his?

Clyde: No. It’s the same dog.

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Teacher: Harold, what do you call a person who keeps on talking when people are no longer interested?

Harold: A teacher.

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Dixie Redfearn can be reached at 477-4238 or by e-mail at dixier@theunion.com, or by fax at 477-4292.


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