You know it’s going to be a great year when this happens.

Me: Allons-y!
Student #1: What does that mean?
Student #2: It’s from Doctor Who. 

YES! They’re only in fifth grade, but they’re off to an excellent nerdy start in life.

Two weeks later during science:

Me: Running water is water that moves, like a river or a stream. Standing water just stands there, like a lake or a pond. But not like Amy and Rory. (A few students get it.) Ooh, there’s a River in Doctor Who as well!
Student: Isn’t she the one in the astronaut suit?
Me: Spoilers!



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