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| A long recess (between 2nd and 3rd periods) and a recess after lunch is usually 20 minutes long, so students can play in the school-yard. Teachers will participate with the playing groups and are vigilant about safety.
(1)The teacher is playing with students.
(2)The teacher is watching studentsf play.