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My students spent the whole class prepping for the oral exam tomorrow. At least we had gotten far enough ahead for them to do that, I suppose.
Met Megan and Maddie, the two Canadians who are going to be staying at the house with us for a few months. ...
... is going OK with her.
Had lunch back home and went back for my class. It went fairly well; was missing quite a few students unfortunately. Hope they don't make it a habit.
Worked on my lesson plan a bit during my substitute period. Sam gave me some documents to verify; which didn't take too long. I also finally figured out how to call the States! So I gave Busia and Dzia Dzia a quick call. I'll have to see how much that cost ...
... that sold school supplies. Monales Mora, I believe the name was. The employees were polite and spoke enough English with my Spanish to get my purchases made. And I spent $3 and some change on three notebooks (with the type of lines I wanted) as opposed to $5 on one that wasn't in the format I wanted.
Also picked up an umbrella. Just in case. I'm sensing a theme in the weather here even if there wasn't any rain today (thankfully as I didn't have ...
... there, but I'm already fed up of big cities and the endurance needed for such a long bus ride has a bit of a thing about it.
From here I cut down into the new town part of the city. It's got a more commerical resturanty/bar type feel about it, and seems more kept. No cracks in the pavements here. My main purpose was to track down some bookshops in search of the elusive Central America LP. There is a prestine copy in ...
... with your arms out and eyes closed. Due to the conflicting forces from both hemispheres your balance is completely unstable. Secondly, we witnessed the water plug hole effect; by watching how a sink full of water drains on the equator in comparison to the south and north hemisphere. The North hemisphere drains in a anti-clockwise direction, the South in a clockwise, and on the equator it simply drains without forming a spiral effect- very cool! (Fun fact- this applies ...