The Dormouse started her second week of school today and brought home all the papers she worked on last week. Apparently they spent a lot of time getting to know one another. Thought you would enjoy a look at some of the things she shared with the class. The printed questions are in bold. Italics are her entries.

I'm glad to be back in school because: School rocks!
(Excellent, baby. Brown nose early; it sets the stage for later on.)

This year I want to learn: divisoin, and multapacation.
(Perhaps she should lern sum spelin'.)

The last time I went to the library was: June 13th, 2010
(She must have checked her date book because darn if that's not specific.

How many students do you think are in our class? 29

How many students do you think are in our school? 53

Name the classroom rules:

Raise your hand and don't shout out because if you shout out the teacher will shout over you and lose her voice.

Respect others because if you don't they will be mean to you.

My Top 10 Favorite Things are:
Food: ice cream
Sport: vollyball
School subject: sience
Holiday: Christmas
Pet: cat and dog
Friend: Mitchell
Season: summer or winter
TV Show: Sweet Life on Deck (I don't know where she's seen this, but it sure ain't at my house)
Pizza Topping: extra cheese
Toy: smelly pony

I often think about all the things my children's teachers will learn about my children and my family over the years... and it scares me.