Last Day of Preschool, 2016

Yesterday/today were Benji’s last days at Bucky Beaver Preschool. I hedge a bit because Thursday was his official last day, and he ate his “end of the school year Popsicle” on Thursday. But all the T/Th kids were invited to come for an hour on Friday to watch a magician perform. We went to that, which makes today kind of the last day, too. So, Thursday first.

In case it wasn’t clear, this was the silly picture of the Tuesday/Thursday class, comprising mostly the younger kids. Mommies got to come early and eat a special Popsicle; when that was done, most of the kids played, but Benji gave me a comprehensive tour of the school, including his favorite outside toy, the climbing area:
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Things Benji said

We read a story about above and below with Benji. At the end, he said, “Maybe next time story about in and out.” He recognized those are the same class of things. Clearly my nefarious plan to raise a grammar Nazi is proceeding apace.

Also, looking at the train track he made, Benji said, “This track fabulous.”

Finally, Benji got to bring home the class bear. He named it Lindsey, after his favorite teacher from Kindering. We read Lindsey Bear a bedtime story.


Edit to add: I’ve been telling Benji that my Series 65 studying is work and the class is meetings. Today (October 1) I told him I have one more meeting, my actual test. Continue Reading >>