I gave a pep talk to one of my students today. Dictionary.com provides
the following definition: pep talk (noun) a vigorous, emotional talk, as to a person
or group, intended to arouse enthusiasm, increase determination to succeed,
My goal was to get this kid out of
his rut….inspire him, motivate him. I am
staring into these steel gray eyes thinking I am reaching him. I pause at the end of my pep talk to hear his
response when he blurts out, “You smell like coffee!”
Take a moment to watch this wonderful pep talk
by Kid President. He gives a great pep
talk and I bet he does not smell like coffee.
Why do males like passing gas so much? My grandson, Cross, ate three bites of cabbage last night (hates it) just so he could possibly "toot" at school today. I have learned that anything involving poop, burps, and farts is uproarious to a boy (and still some grown men); they come hard wired this way.