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Today we started with students developing a procedure to measure the time and then calculate¬†distance they traveled while texting “LOL” (we also discussed the laws in MA and junior operator laws that are associated with this dangerous activity). ¬†We’ll talk reaction time and texting soon. The overall impression was that they didn’t realize just how far they’d travel in a “short” amount of time.