English teacher grading sucks.
But sometimes kids (accidentally) make it fun.
If there was any suspicion for any reason, for example inattentiveness of church, paranormal activity or dancing someone would be accused of being a witch or in another circumstance having AIDS.
This one from college essays in the spring is in my hall of fame – gotta love the bachelorette’s degree Indiana University now offers:
I do have a file of random grading gaffs that I come across that are amusing; I see them on Tumblr and other social media sites all the time, but it’s fun to find my own. Here’s one from my first World History class:
I’ll keep posting this year as more fun ones come up. A local education student is interested in coming in to observe my classes this fall, so maybe she can help grade some of my essay load – always happy for help. Oddly, Hubster never volunteers for that duty…