Most meaningful stuff is when I teach. There's little room for cultura
A:Most meaningful stuff is when I teach. There's little room for cultural learning and science, but I sneak it in anyway. I'll ask questions to the class, which I later answer correctly: What happens when you cook milk? Why should we shake hands with the right hand? Why do we like fatty, sweet and other unhealthy foods so much? Why are kuaizi called chopsticks in English? Why do animals hunt at night? If you take a bite of an onion and don't like it, does that mean you don't like onions? Why?
Why-questions give a mixed reacton in the classroom. Most kids have been conditioned to hate questions without easy rote-learned answers, but once the kids are used to it, some get enthusiastic. They realize they can satisfy their playful exploration by thinking and asking questions, not only by gratifying strokes and narcissistic supply. -- coineineagh