15 Things We Did At School That Future Students Will Never Understand These are literally old school. Intel Brand Publisher 1. Copy notes from an overhead projector… View this image › mailer_diablo (CC BY-SA http://3.0) / Via commons.wikimedia.org Always followed by the teacher blocking the view. ID: 3538623 2. …and secretly pass other handwritten notes in class. View this image › Via gifbin.com Do you like me? ☐ Yes ☐ No ID: 3538792 3. Write on a chalkboard with real live chalk. View this image › Lionsgate Home Entertainment / Via gif-cinema.tumblr.com And circling something and writing “Save” so the janitor didn’t erase it. ID: 3538730 4. Make textbook covers out of paper grocery bags. View this image › emuman4evr (CC0) / Via instructables.com Oddly satisfying. ID: 3539903 5. Tear off the edges of dot matrix paper. View this image › Kungfuman (CC BY-SA http://3.0) / Via commons.wikimedia.org Even more oddly satisfying. ID: 3541996 6. Check out library books with the due date stamped in the back. View this image › Kiran Foster (CC BY http://2.0) / Via Flickr: rueful Amelia Bedelia got around. ID: 3540913 7. Watch educational programming supported by viewers like us. View this image › Disney / Via claphne.tumblr.com “No, wait — we passed this part. No, no — go back! Yeah, here!” ID: 3539262 8. Sharpen pencils the old-fashioned way — by hand. View this image › Via mlkshk.com “OK, class, who can tell me wha—” brrrrrraaagghhh ID: 3540095 9. Carry around giant five-subject notebooks and binders. View this image › Ethan Hein (CC BY http://2.0) / Via Flickr: ethanhein The more zippers the better. ID: 3541836 10. Sell magazines door to door for the annual school fundraiser. View this image › Via whatshouldmiltoncallme.tumblr.com “Only 98 more subscriptions and I can win a limo lunch!” ID: 3542447 11. Beg Mom to buy Goosebumps and Animorphs at the book fair. View this image › Amanda Hamilton (CC BY http://2.0) / Via Flickr: playfullibrarian Book Club forever. ID: 3542501 12. Save our work onto 1.44 MB floppy disks. View this image › Sony Pictures Home Entertainment / Via televandalist.com Fourth-grade hack: turning on write protection. ID: 3543916 13. Learn to type from memorizing nonsensical mnemonics. View this image › Via reactiongifs.com Quick Ask Zoe — what? ID: 3546105 14. Look up words on an electronic spell checker. View this image › Via amazon.com But mostly to play Hangman. ID: 3547418 15. And, finally, lose an ox while fording the river. View this image › MECC / Via lessiconic.tumblr.com And, conflabbit, we liked it. ID: 3542224 Technology’s come a long way. Upgrade your old school gadgets for the new year with Intel-powered 2 in 1 devices! Intel Intel ID: 3571174 Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com! More ▾ Facebook Conversations Next On Intel› How Normal Are Your Computer Habits? Next On Intel› 10 Innovations By Women That Changed Life As We Know... Special Reactions Your Reaction? Sorry, but you can only react up to 3 times! Oops! It looks like you've already used that reaction on this post. REACT WITH GIF You are signed in as . I know, right? Will your friends agree? Share this Link 15 Things We Did At School That Future Students Will Never Understand https://www.buzzfeed.com/intel/things-we-did-at... These are literally old school. Your link was successfully shared! Facebook Conversations Preview Your Response Add Your Response Text Image Video Link Title Thumbnail (Allowed HTML Tags: <a href=""> <b> <i> <em> <strong>) Title URL () Hey! This video may have privacy restrictions. Ensure that it is publicly visible to everyone. Description (Allowed HTML Tags: <a href=""> <b> <i> <em> <strong>) Title Image Link Image To (optional) Description (Allowed HTML Tags: <a href=""> <b> <i> <em> <strong>) Title Thumbnail Title Link URL Share this on Facebook (Connected as [Disconnect]) Cancel Loading... ∨ Create Full Post ∧ Create Simple Post You are signed in as Please Validate Your Email Nice Work! Thanks For Contributing! × Don't forget to share! Want to add another one? Go for it! Contributions Load More x Please enter the CAT-CHA Catcha question... Promoted Promoted by BuzzFeed Staff Sponsored Follow @Intel Tweets by @intel Top Posts From Intel 15 Things We Did At School That Future Students Will Never Understand 15 Things 1980s College Students Did That Would Baffle Kids Today 13 Obsolete Office Supplies We’ll Probably Never Know How To Use 16 Struggles That Are All Too Real For Movie Buffs 10 Things That Have Been Restored Thanks To Modern Technology 14 Signs Your Computer Could Use An Upgrade We Asked Our Parents To Guess What These Gaming Terms Mean A Definitive Ranking Of The Stuff Lodged In Your Keyboard 10 Innovations In Tech That Are Scary Smart (In A Good Way) If Computer Error Messages Were IRL Which Planet Are You Actually From?