"It says to show my thinking by drawing pictures or a number story. Can't I just keep my thinking in my head? I already got the right answer."
Amen, kid. You do you.
For my next trick, I will attempt to be in 2 classrooms at the same time at Back to School night tonight.
I LOVE this. I want to monitor his class.
Button-downs and undercuts and big smiles, oh my. Must be picture day 😤 👔
Things I shouldn't have to say, but just did:
"Before bed tonight, I want you to take out the clothes you want to wear tomorrow, including socks. That are comfortable. That you won't need to change 3 minutes before the bus comes. That feel good on your feet and can stay in your sneakers the whole day."
There's a fine line between wanting summer to last forever and wanting school to start tomorrow.
And that line sounds a lot like needless bickering.
All of you who are worrying over your kids starting kindergarten, you should stop worrying about them adjusting and instead worry about how fast it'll go.
My first-born is somehow LEADING kindergarten orientation today as a big bad 5th grader! Not sure when all that growing up happened...
My kids have eaten enough boxes of cereal this summer to single-handedly keep the Box Tops program alive.
With a love of children and a passion for reading and writing, Kelly decided to share her experiences with others through the pages of the Crib Notes book and site.
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