Here’s an update on what I’m up to in the classroom this week. Fingerpaintin’, here I come!
(FYI, this was recorded Monday afternoon, 8.25.08)
In the second video, I read from my journal at age 5, to remember who I was at that age. Having spent a lot of time with 5- and 6-year-olds this week, I’ve been trying to piece together what I was like myself. I bet you’ll never guess my answer to “If I could be any famous person, I would be…” (answer at 2:12)
Class photo, 1985-1986
- My 6-year-old admirer and other amusing pint-sized characters
- Kids’ creative answers to “What’s the name of this letter of the alphabet?”
- Recess, the cafeteria, P.E., and other elementary school memories
- Wise words from a kindergarten teacher
If you have journal entries or keepsakes from your school days, share them here or on the new forum.