I am going to enjoy life after 50 if it kills me!

Kids Are Funny

My weeks are getting hectic as the school year progresses, but I wanted to spend a little time sharing what my 5th grade cherubs have said and written lately.


In the final paragraph of this girl’s story:  “To make a short story quick, I …”


With all earnestness, as he explained some process to me, this wide-eyed little boy gushed, “I have a passion for science.”


And finally, this passage from a boy who learned English as a second language, and who is a sweetheart, ” I sat on the couch and heard a knock on the door.  BOOB! BOOB!”

That’s boom, my child.  I love my job!


Comments on: "Kids Are Funny" (1)

  1. I’m teaching a multicultural foundations class which introduces the concept of ELL/ESOL students. I think I might share your last story 🙂 Too funny and a great example!

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