Study Break: 'Laughter erupted'

abredeson@islandpacket.comApril 27, 2014 

Chrissy Pope is a fifth-grade teacher at Okatie Elementary School.


Name: Chrissy Pope

School: Okatie Elementary School

Grade: Fifth

Years working in the schools: Seven

What's the biggest laugh students have given you? During dismissal, a student wanted to show me his newest app, which showed the constellations and planets. He was excitedly demonstrating that if you move your iPad, the constellations change. Suddenly, he yells, "I found Uranus!" For a brief second, everyone was quiet, and then laughter erupted.

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