You and your students still have a few days left to enter Merriam-Webster’s photo contest:
“It’s partly a photo contest, partly a word challenge. We’re looking for photos and definitions that come together in a thought-provoking, clever, or humorous way. We hope you have fun with it. (By the way, you can see some sample entries on the contest home page.)”
The deadline is 26 May 2013.
Even if you do not participate, you certainly might find yourself enjoying some of the entries, such as this one submitted by Dee Robertson-Lee:
serene: marked by or suggestive of utter calm and unruffled repose or quietude