If only that's how it worked...
3rd Grader: My binder broke. Can we go get a new one tonight?
Me: 😕 Um, no. You have 3 weeks of school left [and probably only like 1 week of homework left]. I think you'll manage.
I just got the third paper home from school in as many weeks with an incorrect date on it.
I am ALL ABOUT copy/paste and reusing old paperwork to minimize work, but you have to check that it's still valid, otherwise it's just a waste of everyone's time-- and super confusing!
I'm deducting points from here on out. And spelling counts!
"Daddy, we got 3 new chicks in our classroom today!"
"Chicks? How 'bout we call them girls..."
"NO! Chicks! Three baby chickens hatched from their eggs!"
🐣 not 👱
Ya' know how I'm a party pooper about a lot of things? That extends to snow days too.
Here's why: I love days off and I love my kids, BUT I love days off with my kids in June better than in February.
A test on a Monday is bad enough, but a test on Monday after the Super Bowl? Boooooo
"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.
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