I'm here to confess... I played a mean little joke on my class today. I told them I had an early Christmas present for them. I let them all guess what it could possibly be and then had them close their eyes while I snuck around the room leaving this on their desks:
Can you believe how awful I am? lol They recovered and forgave my little prank and actually enjoyed doing their math practice. And yes, I do have real presents for them...next week!