Ruby Goldberg’s Bright Idea
Some people don’t know how to mind their own business. Dominic Robinson is definitely one of them.
It started on Friday afternoon at shared reading time. Every kid in Ms. Slate’s fifth-grade class was supposed to be taking turns reading from Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes while everyone else was supposed to be listening and following along with their finger.
And listening was exactly what I was doing—minus...