How long have you been surfing the web, going on facebook, or blogging? Two minutes? Half an hour? Two hours?
Well, I realized that I have been doing too much of my WISE work on the computer. I have been making progress, no doubt, but I would like to take it in a different direction. I'll still let you know what I have done today in front of my computer:
--My WISE homework which involved reading other student's blogs/commenting on them, doing an online survey and also doing an evaluation for our WISE teachers.
--E-MAILS!!! I have been e-mailing TONS of people to get resources for my projecs. Today I e-mailed Betty Windstein, who is working with LACS on a community garden, Claudia Brenner who gave me some ideas of who I could tag team with on a garden, and Tiffany Flemming who works at a Cornell Outreach Program. The bulk of my e-mails are about finding a place to do my community garden. This is a pretty important step as I want to make it my final step in my project.
BUT I REALLY WANT TO STOP SPENDING MY WISE TIME ON THE COMPUTER!!
I realized my shelves are going so slowly because I don't know squat about woodworking, and rely a lot on my busy mother for help. For the upcoming weeks I want to get outdoors and do something other than reading, blogging and e-mailing.
Nevertheless, it's nice out and I need to get away from the screen.