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Is three minutes a long time?

I was putting Zoe to bed today and the process was moving rather slowly.  She kept coming up with excuses not to change into pajamas or brush her teeth.  Finally, she sensed that I was getting frustrated and that it … Continue reading

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Measuring Distance in Time

When was the last time you used an actual unit of distance when answering a question of the type “How far is …”?  For example, Katie knows that her school is 5 minutes away, mom’s work is 10 minutes away, … Continue reading

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About Time

I ask Katie to do something. Katie: This is going to take forever! Me: How long is forever? Katie: It’s so long that you can’t count. Me: Can anyone count that long? Katie: No, even if they count for 100 … Continue reading

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