Archive for June, 2016

Flashback Friday

Friday, June 24th, 2016

I have been missing these faces for the last two years, since our trip to Washington D.C. So, we’re going to fix that.  Next week.  I’m going to get a B Squad fix! Stay tuned!

Tad Art, Continued

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

Auntie challenged Tad to see who could make the best copy of a “Calvin and Hobbes” cartoon picture. This is what he came up with. When he really focuses, his art is amazing. And if Bill Watterson isn’t aware of it, ten-year-old boys are still trying to copy his art.  If that isn’t a compliment, […]

Day One of Summer Vacation

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

The older three have work to do. I bought workbooks for all of them.  Ane is working on cursive and will start basic Japanese.  Tad and Rerun both got Star Wars workbooks (2nd grade level for Tad, 1st grade for Rerun) and handwriting workbooks. During our first work period, Rerun blurted out, “I hate math!” […]

Ane and Tad’s Last Day!

Tuesday, June 21st, 2016

I’ve never understood the point of the two-hour last day of school.  It’s nothing more than a glorified party.  Anyway, Ane and Tad went off to their last day with smiles, though Ane was definitely sad. The flowers in Ane’s hand were for her former second-grade teacher, Mrs. B, who is moving to a different […]