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Chalkboard Drawings: The “long long ago in a galaxy far, far away” edition

Posted in chalkboard drawings with tags , , , , , , , , on March 16, 2014 by Christopher Pearce

I draw a picture of myself on my classroom’s chalkboard everyday. I collect those pictures as camera phone photos and post them on Sundays. See the rest here.

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thrift store finds: star wars- adventure in beggar’s canyon

Posted in thrift store finds with tags , , , , , , , , , on March 31, 2012 by Christopher Pearce

Today we’re looking at Star Wars: Adventure in Beggar’s Canyon, published by Golden Books in 1998.

It was written by Jane Mason, with artwork provided by Gary Ciccarelli.

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chalkboard post 2010 – #4

Posted in chalkboard drawings with tags , , , , , , , on October 3, 2010 by Christopher Pearce

I think you’ll see the story behind this drawing next week.

I found two colored pieces of chalk at home and brought ’em into work. A blue piece…

…and a red one.

This last one was a student request:

I think that’s exactly as my stomach would look if I was able to fly.

chalkboard photo post #2.

Posted in chalkboard drawings, commentary with tags , , , , on September 27, 2009 by Christopher Pearce

Normally I try to figure out some kind of “theme” to go along with my chalkboard drawings… something that reflects back into whatever we’re learning or, at the very least, is sustainable over the course of five days.

This week I did “guy holding a sword of some kind.” It makes no sense, didn’t reflect back on my teaching, and was just kind of stupid.0921090743

There’ll be a comic about this somewhere (far) down the pike, but I have a bunch of action figures decorating my room and one of them is a crappy old Link from “The Legend of Zelda.” I’ve had like fifteen kids come up to me and BEG me to give or sell it to them. It’s one of the worst toys ever though.

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…and this is where the whole thing petered out.

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For two days, we played a grammar relay race game in my classroom (again, something that’ll later be seen in the comic strip) so I didn’t do any drawings on those days beside myself as a referee.

I forgot to take a picture of Friday’s.