I always start class with a "journal" prompt. Sometimes I like to use puzzles to start the day on a fun note. Yesterday, I gave the class this famous puzzle as our journal prompt (if you haven't ever seen this, try it before you read on):


Today we were talking about possible solutions when a student put the following solution up. "Four straight lines"…this is why kids are awesome.
 
 
My school's I.T. Guy would probably take issue with the title of this blog post but, for me, this is why kids are awesome...