Fail

When Benji takes a spelling test and misses one spelling word, he says he’s failed. When he tries to draw a picture and makes a mistake, he crumples up the entire sheet, no matter how long he’s spent on it up to that point, and throws it away. When he does something that requires a consequence, when the consequence is done, he sometimes says he should haveĀ more consequence because it makes him feel better. When I told him, “Nobody’s perfect,” he said, “But we can getĀ really close. Continue Reading >>