I asked my students to write down some facts on sticky notes as they were watching a video. Some of them wrote interesting interpretations of the truth.
First, think of the movie Jerry Maguire. Now think of when Jerry and Ray were exchanging facts in the car. Ray tells Jerry, "the human head weighs eight pounds." Hilarious. Imagine Jonathan Lipnicki as a little girl (keep the glasses and smooshy cheeks, get rid of the spiky hair). Stay with me here...
Now, imagine that cute, sweet, soft-spoken little girl saying this:
That is a fact we learned from The Magic School Bus Sees Stars.
A fact I was reminded of:
All kids crack up when someone says gas. Every. Single. Time.