Jimjams - Slang. extreme nervousness; jitters. Origin: Jimjams is a gradational compound based on the word jam meaning "to press, squeeze, or fill tightly." The sense “nervous jitters” entered English in the 1800s.
jitterbug dance contest, San Francisco. The jitterbug dance was very popular in the late 1930's. It had people going crazy! The jitterbug is a kind of dance popularized in the United States in the early twentieth century and is associated with various types of swing dances such as the Lindy Hop, jive, and East Coast Swing.
Reading Response Activities For Any Book, Novel or Short Story
This reading response activities resource will encourage your students to review and reflect on their reading material in imaginative and creative ways, and these work with any book! They are self explanatory for students to complete meaning no preparation needed from you! Students could select their own tasks or they can be chosen for them as a class activity. These would also make great homework tasks too if you’re ever stuck for ideas!