T: You ever had them broccoli thangs?
Mr. C: No…?
T: You know a rice krispie treat?
Mr. C: Yeah.
T: It’s like that, but in broccoli form. It got cheese in the middle.
Mr. C: That sounds interesting.
T: It’s good. My sister gets them from the Mexican market. She eat like a Mexican.
Mr. C: You mean she likes Mexican food.
T: Yeah, when I first saw them, I didn’t think I’d like them. But I tried one and I was like “Damn that’s not bad.”
Mr. C: You see, vegetables aren’t bad. You never know until you try it.
2nd Block with 8th Graders:
Mr. C: Turn to page 706.
Mr. C: Yes.
(A few moments later)
D: What page is we on?
Mr. C: Page 706, I’ve now said that 3 times.
D: There is no page 706, is you high?
Mr. C: Do you know your numbers? 1 2 3 4 5 6 706.
D: You tryin’ to burn.
Mr. C: I just did.