November 30, 2013 Hi Ho, Hi Ho; It’s off to school I go. It’s time to grow and learn and to show what I know.
November 29, 2013 The Cat in the Hat, Charlotte’s Web, Good-night Moon, Stuart Little and Winnie the Pooh are all beloved children’s books that my Mom read to me fifty plus years ago. You may recognize the list of classic book titles, may have listened to, or even read the same books as a kid. Continue reading “Twenty-ninth Entry The Value of Reading”
November 28, 2013 Miss Charlotte, Miss C Bear, Miss Cutie
November 27, 2013 Action, Jaxon! Jaxon is always ready for some action.
November 26, 2013 Farmer Perry told Mrs. Perry and Mrs. Perry told Boomer boy, “Meet me at the Garden Gate at half past eight.”
November 25, 2013 “Are you my month? Can we celebrate the month of March together?” Miss Valentine asked. Mr. Green, a four leaf shamrock, wondered why Miss Valentine asked him to share the month of March. “Oh no, the month of March is not yours, Miss Valentine. It is my month,” stated Mr. Green. “MarchContinue reading “Twenty-fifth Entry The Right Month”
PreKindergarten ABC Book A is for Apple, Abacus, Add, Art B is for Books, Backpack, Bell, Boys C is for Colors, Circle Time, Calendar Time, Computers D is for Drawing, Desk, Drama, Dinosaurs, Dance, Digit, Down E is for Explore, Exam, Excitement, Excellent, Expectations, Even Numbers F is for Friends, Fun, Flag, Flowers, Folk Tales,Continue reading “Twenty-fourth Entry PreKindergarten ABC Book”
November 23, 2013 Are you naughty or nice? The Christmas Elf is sitting on the shelf, as he watches you and wants to know about your behavior. Are you making good choices or bad choices? Santa Claus needs to know. The Christmas Elf will report to Santa with a list of those who are naughtyContinue reading “Twenty-third Entry Are You Naughty or Nice?”
November 22, 2013 Where were you on November 22, 1963? I was in Mrs. Smith’s second grade at Riverview Elementary School, Anoka-Hennepin Independent, School District No. 11, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The principal, Mr. Humbert, made the announcement, over the school’s intercom system, about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. I recall just staring atContinue reading “Twenty-second Entry Where Were You?”
November 21, 2013 A good night’s sleep. Check. A nutritious breakfast that provides brain food. Check. Plenty of water to keep me hydrated. Check. Hugs from Mom & Dad with many encouraging words & wishes, “Just do your best. We know you can do it.” Double check. Two sharpened #2 pencils and an eraser. Check.Continue reading “Twenty-first Entry Time to Show What You Know”