Young Minds Matter
Mrs. Eckstein, the fourth grade math and science teacher at Bnai Israel school was giving was giving her students a lesson in logic.
"Here is the situation," she said.
"A man is standing up in a boat in the middle of a river, fishing. He loses his balance, falls in, and begins splashing and yelling for help.
His wife hears the commotion, knows he can't swim, and runs down to the bank. Why do you think she ran to the bank?"
Little Rivky Reisman raised her hand and asked, "To draw out all his savings?"