At the end of both of my CHS classes on Friday, I exhorted the students to check the class Ning site for homework assignments.
At the bottom of each assignment, I wrote this little note:
Finally, I want to see how many of you are actually reading here to find out what the homework assignments are. If you’ve read this (and please; DON’T tell your classmates about it; I really want to get a good idea of who’s reading and who’s not). send me a quick “Dear Mrs. Chili, I read the Ning site” email. On Monday, I’ll have a prize for those of you who get back to me.
It’s Sunday. I’ve gotten one response back.
*Edited to include: It’s quater to nine on Sunday night. My count has increased to (drumroll, please!)……