Here are some 'tips' for you.
Noisy motorized sharpeners can 'grind' at your nerves. Mounted, hand-cranked models are not always the 'sharpest' solution either. I prefer that students remain seated. Relying on students to bring their own handheld sharpener was 'pointless'. The 'sketchy' sharpeners I purchased were not sturdy enough. It was time to 'erase' my problems and make my own.
Okay, I'll stop now.
Here are instructions for building my indestructible MONSTER SHARPENERS for your classroom. I made one of these for each table and they show no signs of wear and tear. It's also simple to replace dull blades when necessary.
Get the 'lead' out and download today.
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