Thursday, December 8, 2016

First Day of 5th Grade

Each year as Trevor starts a new grade, it's hard to wrap my head around how old he's getting. But fifth grade was like all the other years times 100. I taught fifth grade for 11 years and now my baby, the reason I quit teaching fifth grade, is a fifth grader himself. And I'm in his classroom sharing my favorite hands-on social studies activities each week. It's totally awesome and more than a little surreal.


Amazing how time flies.

2 comments:

  1. Love your layout; I want to scraplift it! Love the colors, and all the patterns and is that washi tape?!
    And wow, your baby is now a 5th grader?! Awww....he's getting up there! Do you plan on going back to an "outside job" when he's older?

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    1. Thanks! No, it isn't washi tape. It's patterned paper. It would make a good washi print though!

      No, I hope to never work an 'outside job' again. I absolutely love working from home and all that comes with it - the freedom to set my own schedule, the flexibility to work as many hours as I want (or as many as it takes to pay the bills!), and everything else.

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