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[Xmca-l] Re: Teaching in social context

A hoe, a gardener named weatherstaff  and a mistress, Oh how meaning could
be misconstrued. And I am not even considering the mansion which few of
your wife's students have any real cultural reference point.

On Tue, Mar 17, 2015 at 12:54 PM Dr. Paul C. Mocombe <
pmocombe@mocombeian.com> wrote:

> My wife teaches 3rd grade at an inner-city school.  Today the students
> were tested on a district-wide mock test and they came across the attached
> passage.  Half the class came up to her, and said that they can not read
> the passage bcuz they are cursing in it...
> Dr. Paul C. Mocombe
> President
> The Mocombeian Foundation, Inc.
> www.mocombeian.com
> www.readingroomcurriculum.com
> www.paulcmocombe.info